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What Trimmer?

Discussion in 'Industry Surveys & Polls' started by steveo95, Nov 25, 2010.

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What Trimmer do you use?

  1. Stihl

    299 vote(s)
    42.2%
  2. Echo

    179 vote(s)
    25.2%
  3. Redmax

    75 vote(s)
    10.6%
  4. Shindaiwa

    78 vote(s)
    11.0%
  5. Other (state below)

    78 vote(s)
    11.0%
  1. vanncann

    vanncann LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 480

    I've been running Tanaka for the last 20+ years and have not found any others to last as long.
     
  2. mowandblow1980

    mowandblow1980 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 167

    Redmax TR2300 for me. Have used other red max trimmers in the past.
     
  3. lawnboy dan

    lawnboy dan LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,711

    redmax 2300 for me too=-best i have used
     
  4. castlerockmo

    castlerockmo LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 867

    Husqvarna 326ls I have an 06 with around 3000 hours and runs like a champ. I now have 2 and a 327ls. Great light weight yet very powerful trimmer!
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  5. lawnpro724

    lawnpro724 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,201

    I have used several over the years and now days I would have to go with Tanaka.
     
  6. ashgrove landscaping

    ashgrove landscaping LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,529

    Husquevarna for eleven years and still have the first one that I use daily.
     
  7. onlythebest

    onlythebest LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 536

    i have stihl km130 and echo srm265t and like the echo more. although the stihl has more raw power i don't really like how the throttle is kind of "all or nothing" and its hard to keep at a steady rpm for trimming around flowers and whatnot
     
  8. bladesnshades

    bladesnshades LawnSite Member
    Messages: 28

    Maruyama bc2621 with oregon head, 5 yr com. War. It rocks!
     
  9. bladesnshades

    bladesnshades LawnSite Member
    Messages: 28

    Maruyama bc2621
     
    Last edited: Jan 18, 2011
  10. 944own

    944own LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,178

    You guys should do yourselves a favor and get a stihl.
     

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