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Echo PB 9010T

We currently use the Echo PB 8010 blowers,  awesome machines. Seen that Echo have now bought out the PB 9010T which has more power , 48 Newtons as opposed to 44 Newtons with the 8010.

Struggling to find any in the UK anyone know of any dealers holding

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2 Replies · Reply by Peter sellers 3 hours ago
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Roof Rack Query

Looking for a bit of help re roof racks. Current van is the new shape Peugeot Expert. I use the van a fair bit out of work too and often have to go under those 2m high barriers at places.

Without a roof rack the van just about fits under them. Does

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1 Reply · Reply by Andrew Betteridge 18 hours ago
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Red thread

Any advice from the forum would be much appreciated on how to deal with a lawn that has brown patches that are proving difficult to clear, despite applications of Dualitas, regular aeration and collecting when mowing. I think it's red thread it happy

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4 Replies · Reply by Glenstone Sep 24
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Winter gritting

Hi look for some advise on pricing winter gritting services. I have a lot of experience in gritting just looking at offering the service for myself. 
thanks for your help

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Clover.

Hi everyone. I taken over maintenance of a lawn that has been kep short but is covered by about 80% clover. 

I think the cause could be down to poor soil nutrition?   If I kill it all off now then the customer will be left with a massive amount of dea

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Lithium battery

Just a word of caution when using these batteries, I keep ally batteries in a stihl battery carrier. I use a sealey 20v secateur but yesterday a battery I use for it that was in a stihl battery carrier decided to go nuclear while it was in the back o

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