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trimmer line ?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by meets1, May 29, 2008.

  1. meets1

    meets1 LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,855

    I have a always ran .095 line in 5lbs spools for around $20 at my local bomgaars store. Better deal when they offer 17% off and i buy 3-4 spools of line.

    They no longer carry the spools. I have a few samples from the GIE show this past fall and they are RINO-TUFF .095 and GATORLINE .095. The RINO is ok but I like my other line better. I have not yet used the GATORLINE but will try that out tomorrow after a day long rain delay and 3 inches of water.

    What do you guys use? Do you order it? Dealer? Local farm supply store (like me)

    I do a cementary and a 40 acre complex. There we switch the line to one grade heavier - forget the numbers though.

    MOW PRO LAWN SERVICE LawnSite Bronze Member
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  3. chammons

    chammons LawnSite Member
    Messages: 64

    .105 gator all the way!!!!
  4. ed2hess

    ed2hess LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,465

    Keep in mind if trimmer cord sits around it can get brittle so I tend to stick with dealer stuff.
  5. lawnwizards

    lawnwizards LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,439

    .95 shakespeare pulverizer line from walmart. its served me better than all the others i've tried.
  6. CrownlawnCare

    CrownlawnCare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 11

    .095 echo line in large spool. Works well and I use so much of it that the line never has a chance to get brittle. :usflag:
  7. KrayzKajun

    KrayzKajun LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,737

  8. bigclawn

    bigclawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 413

    husqvarna titanium!!
  9. DuallyVette

    DuallyVette LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,958

    I bought a new Red Max trimmer. It had some red line in it that looked like a licorice twist. I'd like to know where to get some. It cut good, and lasted a looooong time.
  10. N.TX

    N.TX LawnSite Senior Member
    from TEXAS
    Messages: 473

    I just bought a big spool of the red twisted. It is made by redmax and i got it from my redmax dealer. Good stuff so far. If your redmax dealer doesnt carry it just ask him to maybe they will order some.

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