" I've only used the Stihl resin cleaner once and wasn't impressed with what it did....basically, very little if anything! Before that, I never used anything and since then, the same... an occasional spray with GT85 if its struggling to get the…"
"Thanks for the advice guys. Currently the blades are soaked in resin remover for the night, yesterday they had a first soaking and a scrub with a small wire brush. Tomorrow I'll be giving them another brushing before putting in the battery. I'll…"
"Looks more like a Yucca (Spanish Dagger) than a palm tree. If so, then the trunk should have been very easy to saw through and the leaf tips would take your eye out, hence the name.
I only mention this as solutions/root systems are very different…"
"Presumably there will be people who now need to fill tanks that have red diesel up with white, so even if people are buying white it is going to be stained red in the tank.
I cannot see how this is going to be policed over the next few years."
"Are we really advocating or even excusing these people charging ten pounds per hour? So, paying no tax or N.I? No public liability insurance? We can’t tacitly condone that can we? I’ve seen forum members lose their minds over whether some properly…"
Trying to make sense of the usage restrictions as from April for legal use of red diesel.Only affects us for our Forst chipper, from our understanding it's ok to use red if it's for forestry work but not ok for other tree work, the regulations are a…
I got the new HT-KM, which according to Stihl can run a 1/4 or 3/8 chain & Stihl say that it comes with a 3/8 fitted but mine came with a 1/4.Does anyone know what I would have to change to use a 3/8 ? I am guessing chain plus sprocket. Thanks
"This does seem extremely cheap but if that's the most the people in the area will or can afford to pay....... perhaps its a "poor" area............ then £10 is a lot better than about £65 for the whole week on unemployment benefit.A lot of…"
"I also rarely take waste away and usually manage to get it in the green bin. Problem here in Cheshire is the council are starting to charge for green bins this year and I think some of my customers are going to be reluctant to pay or possibly…"
"I very rarely take waste away , if it's a large job I have somebody who collects it got £120 for a Mercedes sprinter full...
I also pay for 3 council garden waste bins on a job as it works out cheaper than me taking it away for the year."
"You think people shouldn’t be taken in by my ‘big shiny pickup truck’. Do you think that’s the case with my clients? After 37 years of being in the trade and 32 years of being in business for myself.
Some of my clients have been with me for 32…"