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Makita bhx 2501

Anyone got one of these?

Our old Echo hand held blower finally died. We only use a hand held for occasional light use EG grass clippings on hard surfaces,  use backpacks for serious clearing.  At £168 Inc vat online seems a bargain ? Appreciate it's 4

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3 Replies · Reply by Billybop yesterday
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Wiebang 50 svp

Any got a weibang 50 svp 3 in 1 mower?

Interested in long term reliability,  mulch and collect performance,  operator comfort and any issues.  Going to be used commercially 7 days a week. At £600 it's less than half the price of the Honda 537 HRX whic

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3 Replies · Reply by James on Sunday
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Lumag chipper.

Hi all, I have seen a lumag hc10 petrol wood chipper for sale not too far from me, quite new and a bit less than half the retail price. I haven't had a chipper before, I don't do big tree works, it would be more for chipping up shrub/ hedge reduction

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9 Replies · Reply by Sam Bainbridge on Saturday
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Roller mower

Another mower question!

We are looking for a 19 inch petrol,  not battery roller mower. Currently run Hayter 56 Pro,s which on the whole we are happy with but have some new contracts where these are too cumbersome on smaller areas.

Ideally, ribbed roll

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12 Replies · Reply by Dylan Jan 21
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Has anyone found any breathable waterproofs that really are waterproof, without costing a fortune.  The ones we're getting aren't exactly cheap, but even so they only keep you dry for an hour or two if it's really raining.  Maybe a bit more when new

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17 Replies · Reply by Robbie Jan 15
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Honda Carb

I have a Honda HRX 476 which I use for small lawns. It's always been great and started 1st time but last year it was hunting a lot. I cleaned the carb to the best of my ability but it was no better.

A local engineer had a go, apparently cleaning it i

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7 Replies · Reply by Adam Pilgrim Jan 9
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Spring fert suggestions

Hi. Thinking ahead to spring. What are peoples reccomendations for slow release spring granular fertilisers?  I'm looking around for best value with a nitrogen content of around 18. So not to high as I don't want the grass growing to quickly.  Thanks

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6 Replies · Reply by Gary R Jan 2
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Budget fertiliser spreader

Looking for a budget pedestrian broadcast spreader,  it's only for very occasional use on small areas. So please no recommendations for ICL machines at £800 !

Has anyone used/got any of the Chinese generics ?

Looking for one with rod control not cable

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7 Replies · Reply by Lawnman Dec 31, 2022
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Happy Christmas everyone

This forum is such a fantastic resource and I'm so glad I came across it. It's full of experienced, intelligent folk who have always been happy to help me whenever needed. 

Thanks to everyone and best wishes to you all for Christmas and the new year! 

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5 Replies · Reply by Mjc Dec 28, 2022
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