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John F replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl kombi
"Small van works if you carry the bare minimum you need to do the job in hand .
I had a bigger van but it was always cluttered with stuff I never used .
I always work out in  advance what tools or machinery I will need on the day . 
I used to worry…"
1 hour ago
Honey Badger replied to Jes Gardner's discussion Palm tree
"I drill holes put in (dare I say it) concentrate round up or sbk with a pipet. Sometimes needs a second dose."
1 hour ago
Lyndon taylor and Peter Bullen joined Landscape Juice Network
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Rob Davies replied to Jes Gardner's discussion Palm tree
"Hi Jes
I've tried using Timbrel as a stump treatment with some success. Applying it neat doesn't work as well though, dilution rates are on the label, unfortunately I can't remember what they are though! "
2 hours ago
Billybop replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl kombi
"you can get them with a standard or closed loop type hook or screw a different fitting into the thread"
5 hours ago
Tim Bucknall replied to James King's discussion Cobra RM53SPH-PRO
"No experience of Cobra, but we've found Hayters getting less and less robust so are checking out the options for roller mowers.  We've got a couple of Stihl RM655RS which are looking good so far, apart from a securing bolt coming loose on the…"
5 hours ago
Billybop replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl kombi
"i don't use them for this purpose personally as not owned an actual van this century lol. but was selling these hooks on car boot sales last year. displayed on a piece of metal the big ones are so strong grown men struggled to pull them off. people…"
5 hours ago
Dougie replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl kombi
"Have you got a kink to the ones you use?"
5 hours ago
Dougie replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl kombi
"Thanks i have a look at they clamps for the attachments "
5 hours ago
Billybop replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl kombi
"ebay, amazon etc... the small ones with the base about 1cm across are good for hanging small items, the larger type with base about an inch across you could literally suspend a strimmer off a van ceiling using 2 of them"
5 hours ago
Dougie replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl kombi
"Where would you buy the powerful neodymium magnets?"
6 hours ago
Jonathan Davidson replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl kombi
"These are quite good, but you have to get the correct size of the diameter you want to secure as there are quite a few variations. I have a couple which I havent used yet to find the most suitable way on some battens.
Quick Fist Clamps - Mounts…"
6 hours ago
Rachel Beth posted a discussion
Hey Folks! I have some Cornelian cherries in my garden. I need to ask that does they taste good or are the Cornelian cherry has some healthy nutritious properties. If so how it can be used.Thank You!
6 hours ago
Billybop replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl kombi
"you can get insanely powerful neodymium magnets fitted with a hook which could be used to store the parts against the steel walls or ceiling of the van"
6 hours ago
Dougie replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl kombi
"I was hopeing to hang them or attach then to the van with some sort of cilps wasnt sure where to get the clips to hold them in place i have a couole of hedge cutters attached to the bulkhead with massive hangers i always empty the pole saw after…"
8 hours ago
John F replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Price increase
"Agree prices have to go up I can't see any other way forward . 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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15 hours ago
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Stihl kombi

Hi i have the stihl kombi with all the attachments and i am wondering how you store your kombi attachments in your van dont really want them lying about the van rolling about

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Cleaning cobbles

Anyone has any bright ideas on cleaning a very large area of cobble stones that were laid over a 100 years ago, the gaps between the cobbles are full of compacted soil and hardcore. No weeds or moss.Pressure washing due to location impractical, the…

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