Old McCullough Equipment

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by youcallwemow, Sep 6, 2007.

  1. youcallwemow

    youcallwemow LawnSite Member
    Messages: 18

    I recently was given two identical McCullough straight shaft commercial weed whackers. A little fiddling with them and they both run like WOW! Heavy as a concrete block, and only have a loop handle to carry it with, oh yeah, also has a strap hook. Question is: What good are they, can they be used for an edger, and if so, does anyone have any suggestions on how to rig it up to be a stick edger. I have a stihl bike handle brushcutter that I have preferred over anything else I've owned so far...These ole macs, a small engine mechanic told me after looking them over, are heavy duty machines...thanks for any suggestions....they are sitting in my barn needing to find a use:headphones:
  2. Stillwater

    Stillwater LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,854

    sell them on ebay
  3. youcallwemow

    youcallwemow LawnSite Member
    Messages: 18

    so they're not of any use to me as a stick edger?
  4. All_Toro_4ME

    All_Toro_4ME LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,578

    throw them on ebay for parts or for someone starting out in the biz.

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