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Kris Baker replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"My decision was based on what Brand of batteries I wanted - so I didn't have to buy batteries from multiple (incompatible) brands. Something like Makita would, presumably?, allow running electric drills etc on the same batteries, which could be a…"
1 minute ago
Billybop replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"yes not a kombi guy myself either, i prefer the dedicated tools"
8 minutes ago
Kris Baker replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"You sure you want the Kombi?
I wanted a number of things that Kombi would have enabled - Hedge cutter, strimmer, blower ... for all of them buying dedicated machines was, in total, cheaper (didn't have to include the cost of Kombi itself of course),…"
12 minutes ago
Dougie replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"Hopefull the two ap 200 will be enough for now and when i order the new strimmer and kombi tool order more batteries then hopefully that should ne enough for what i need "
38 minutes ago
Billybop replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"would they last all day? probably not with most of the machines. but you can always buy more packs as you go along and they should have a lifespan of many years. Best thing is run the cordless alongside your petrol for a start and see which you end…"
43 minutes ago
Simon Perry replied to Sean Clarke's discussion Decent leaf grabs
"The best leaf imo are Draper long handled grabs. I've had mine for years and they are excellent with a really good volume of leaves picked up with each scoop.
ive had many of my customers remark on 'what a useful gadget' .
i think its one f the…"
48 minutes ago
Dougie replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"Thats the same deal am looking at the now And i was worried incase i cut the cabke aswell that why i was happy to go with just the battery's but was worried of lack of power and woukd my batterys last all day with other stihl product i buy in the…"
49 minutes ago
Glen Stillman replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"Just to chip in with another vote for cordless. I've only got hedge trimmers at the moment but like everyone else I wouldn't willingly go back to petrol. I've got a single sided machine that only comes out now if I've got some 'chomping' to do. I…"
55 minutes ago
Kris Baker replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"Last Spring I bought HSA 86 with 2 x AP200 batteries (promotion at the time to buy 2 batteries) and a Quick Charger. That lot came to £488.00 (inc VAT)
I also bought the belt-holster for battery, that is just the pouch to put the battery in and a…"
57 minutes ago
Dougie replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"Yeah  i have see the pack back start at £600 pretty expensive for some batteries thats why j was going for the 86 and not 92"
1 hour ago
Harry@VWGS replied to Sean Payne's discussion Br800 Blower
"Hi Tony,
thank you for reply mate, I'll give one a go for this coming season, one question, do they come as standard with the straight nozel or is the end nozel the same as the 600 and curved, I always end up cutting the end off or ordering a…"
1 hour ago
Billybop replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"FSA85 is a lovely machine its the one i use most for domestic gardens. Only when the going gets really tough do i break out the more agressive ones. "
1 hour ago
Billybop replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"the actual backpack (AR) batteries cost hundreds but sometimes come up second hand. Even the cable is about £80 and there are about 3 different types of cable in existence so important to get one that's compatible with your intended tool"
1 hour ago
Dougie replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"I wouldnt  say i would need a super powerful one just one that would last most of the day "
1 hour ago
Billybop replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"yeah there's a rucksack that you can put an AP battery in. It's literally just the rucksack no battery holster or cable is included. I bought one cheap recently but not took it out of the packet yet lol. I have 3 of the battery backpacks too for…"
1 hour ago
Dougie replied to Dougie's discussion Stihl hsa 86
"I assumed they both were the same thing didnt relise there a ruck sack and back pack in time i was thinking of upgrade my strimmer to  battery and maybe order the new kombi thats comeing out in spring "
1 hour ago
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Stihl hsa 86

Hi i am looking at moving over to the stihl battery tools and i am looking for pro and cons of the stihl battery tools is it worth moving over from petrol and how do people rate the stihl hse 86 hedge cutter?

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