Which lube for hedge trimmers?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Dano50, Aug 24, 2006.

  1. Dano50

    Dano50 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,781

    Okay, I need a little help here. I've been asked by an equipment manufacturer to provide some testimonials for Fluid Film's use on hedge trimmers. I've been looking through my files and while I have testimonials for just about every application imaginable, I can't seem to find specific ones for hedge trimmers.

    Any help you could provide would really be appreciated.

  2. Brendan Smith

    Brendan Smith LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,195

    i use it on mine. i don't have to worry about hurting the plants, it offers excellent lubricity, and offers excellent protection from corrosion. i spray mine down each time i finish using them.
  3. mkwl

    mkwl LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,700

    Same here :clapping: , I spray it on the blades of my new Red Max CHT2200 hedge trimmer every time after I finish using it!:)
  4. Jpocket

    Jpocket LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,281

    I use whatever is around, motor oil, WD-40, silicon spray whatever. I don't think it really matters, as long it doesn't hurt plants
  5. DylanK

    DylanK LawnSite Member
    Messages: 69

    i used fluid film on mine when i got them about a month and a half ago.. sprayed them once then and they are still a little wet... great product!!:clapping:
  6. jt5019

    jt5019 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,432

    I sprayed mine with fluid film and all the shrub clippings stuck to the blades. :confused:
  7. jmurphy

    jmurphy LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 273

    I use it on everything also,including my hedge trimmer.:usflag: :usflag:

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