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Leading UK turf care and sports equipment suppliers Sherriff Amenity, has announced that it will once again be holding the BASIS Foundation Award in Amenity and Horticulture at BTME 2015. The company will also be showcasing a new online Turf Report a

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Etesia UK has announced a special offer which will enable anyone to trade in their old petrol machine which can be used as a cash discount on a brand new Pellenc battery-powered model.

This special offer will allow you to swap your old petrol chainsaw

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Turf technology was the theme of the most recent seminar for groundsmen and greenkeepers in the Channel Islands which was organised by leading turf and amenity supplier Sherriff Amenity.

3314179179?profile=RESIZE_480x480Twenty-five turf professionals representing sports grounds, golf

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A SISIS Veemo tractor mounted heavy duty de-thatcher and SISIS Multislit tractor mounted deep slitting aerator are helping Clemson University in South Carolina, USA keep on top of its grounds and turf maintenance schedules following head groundsman E

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Former Crystal Palace Football Club head groundsman Mark Perrin has been confirmed as Complete Weed Control’s newest franchisee. Mark leaves South East London to begin his new challenge covering the Cheshire Staffordshire and Shropshire areas.

"We are

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Dennis and SISIS return to BTME 2014 on stand A5 with a continuation of the successful product launches from IOG SALTEX earlier this year. The joint stand will feature a range of products that have been engineered to provide turf professionals with m

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BTME in January 2014 marks the return of ‘The Stig Driving Challenge’ on the Complete Weed Control stand, where visitors can also see the range of weed and ice control services that the company offer.

3314177498?profile=RESIZE_480x480Visitors to Stand C48 will be invited to set a ‘

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SISIS will be exhibiting at the Golf Industry Show (GIS) which is taking place in the Orange County Convention Centre in Orlando on February 5-6 2014, at booth 1979, with two new products – the Rotorake 600HD pedestrian de-thatcher and the Rotorake T
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A recent school grounds seminar held at Charterhouse in Surrey has been hailed a huge success by all who attended.

The event attracted over 50 delegates from all levels as several topical issues were explored and discussed. Supported by…

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Edward baker replied to Edward baker's discussion Which duel use mower? Mulch or collect
"Anyone use a mulching izy 21 inch? It ticks all the boxes, lightweight, flap for stripes, duel use.£650 new."
6 minutes ago
Chris & Heather McAlpine replied to paul watson's discussion Chinese made equipment
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40 minutes ago
Vic 575 replied to paul watson's discussion Chinese made equipment
"I bought a Parker brand leaf blower for my assistant a few months ago. It was less than £80 and presumably made in China. It is well-made and is a very good leaf blower. It started second pull straight from the box. It is so far at least as good as…"
1 hour ago
Nick @ NM Garden Services Ltd replied to paul watson's discussion Stihl Hsa 86 overheating
"There is nowhere to screw a grease tube on. That's why you need to take the gearbox cover off and apply grease directly.
 Suggest you take another look at the machine. We know this is correct thing to do as we have 4 of them. "
1 hour ago
paul watson replied to paul watson's discussion Stihl Hsa 86 overheating
"I meant taking a screw out then screwing the grease tube on to top up, the battery hsa 86 does not have this
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1 hour ago
paul watson replied to paul watson's discussion Stihl Hsa 86 overheating
"This is the battery hsa 86 Nick it only has 2 torx screws holding a plastic casing over the gearbox, the gearbox gets the odd bit of cuttings in which is not ideal as it is not sealed like the petrol ones."
1 hour ago
Nick @ NM Garden Services Ltd replied to paul watson's discussion Stihl Hsa 86 overheating
"On ours there are a several torx screws on the casing of the hedgecutter head...not one single tor's screw...."
1 hour ago
paul watson replied to paul watson's discussion Stihl Hsa 86 overheating
"Nick, I always keep the gearbox topped up with grease, these dont have a lot in to start with and can just be cmeared in, there is no torx screw to take out."
2 hours ago
Nick @ NM Garden Services Ltd replied to paul watson's discussion Stihl Hsa 86 overheating
"I would grease the gearbox - it's only a few screws to undo the cover."
2 hours ago
Dougie replied to Dougie's discussion Rear roller mower
"Let me know how you get on with it am in no rush for my new roller i keep looking"
2 hours ago
Andrew Watts replied to paul watson's discussion Chinese made equipment
"Agree Vic it's very impressive and high end quality. But my point is that as they use as stated "a lot of semi-conductors", then there is a good chance some of those were made in China. I see nothing wrong with that, Shenzen is top end when it comes…"
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Vic 575 replied to paul watson's discussion Chinese made equipment
3 hours ago
James replied to paul watson's discussion Chinese made equipment
"Very nice Vic"
3 hours ago
Vic 575 replied to paul watson's discussion Chinese made equipment
"It is.
 
I've got a Chord DAC also."
3 hours ago
paul watson replied to paul watson's discussion Stihl Hsa 86 overheating
"I also have a totally knackered one of the same machine with blunt but fully intact blades so might swap them over and try and sharpen them, I think thats better than the missing tooth.
Thanks again"
3 hours ago
Billybop replied to paul watson's discussion Stihl Hsa 86 overheating
"cheers paul good to hear you have a back up machine at least, despite its dental problem"
3 hours ago
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