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Just bought on eBay

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Davis Lawn Mowing LLC., Oct 25, 2004.

  1. Davis Lawn Mowing LLC.

    Davis Lawn Mowing LLC. LawnSite Member
    Messages: 200

    Won my bidding auction earlier today. Homelite 25cc backpack blower for $67.00. It was used, turned into a salvage company in Cincinnati. Shipping was $16.00 for a total of $83.00. Bidding on another one, same model, winning that one right now too. Also a Homelite trimmer as well and I am searching for a new edger, mine took a dump last week. This is my first time using eBay, its an addicting site to say the least. I am also in the market for a trimmer rack and found a few 3 line racks with locks, minus bolts, for $65-$85 on there. Does that sound like a fair price? They are brand new according to the listings and I figured what the hell, might as well go nuts and get some more stuff. If I win the other backpack auction, taking that puppy up north to my folks cottage and leaving it up there. Gobs of trees on the property and tons of leaves to be disposed of in the woods behind the property. I think it will come in handy.
  2. proenterprises

    proenterprises LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,296

    i dont wanna be a jerk....but why are you even wasting your time with those little blowers. i have one, it was my first bp and their pretty useless unless your just blowing grass of a walkway. why did you buy 2 of these things?

    also, post the like to the auction, i would like to see it.
  3. JRSlawn

    JRSlawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 640

    I got a homelte bp and handheld looking to sell and a ryobi straihgt weed eater with edger atachment. email me JRSlawnlandscape@aol.com You can pick these up I live in ohio
  4. tinman

    tinman LawnSite Bronze Member
    from ga
    Messages: 1,346

    I got a 3 trimmer rack off ebay & I think it was around 85 & that was last year.
  5. Eric 1

    Eric 1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,220

    Got my trimmer rack on ebay for $65 it does a fine job.
  6. TheKingNJ

    TheKingNJ LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 781

    yeah dude, one thing i've learned in this business, don't use cheap equiptment. That is blower is nothing more then an $85 waiste of space on your trailer.
  7. rick2752

    rick2752 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 161

    Sorry to burst your bubble but Oddlots or Biglots in Ohio are selling them refurbished for like 90 bucks. I agree they dont have enough power.
  8. Mycannon

    Mycannon LawnSite Member
    Messages: 98

    not only that they over heat
  9. lawnguyland

    lawnguyland LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,108

    my weedwacker is more powerful than that at 26cc
  10. grass-scapes

    grass-scapes LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,552

    But if he gets the other one, he can put one on each shoulder, and have double the blowing power and air volume... :cool2:

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