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Greg Francis replied to Harry@VWGS's discussion Is anyone working either of these mowers? Feed back appreciated. ?
"So I asked Stihl and they have no plans for a radio. Their main concentration is on power tools. they do Bluetooth radio headphones which you could get. "
12 minutes ago
Billybop replied to Harry@VWGS's discussion Is anyone working either of these mowers? Feed back appreciated. ?
"yes i was thinking why no Stihl Job radio the other day. If they made one it would probably take a range of their batteries ie AK, AP and maybe even the little ones used in the pruners. I seem to collect job radios and it would be great to have an…"
37 minutes ago
Luke brooks replied to Harry@VWGS's discussion Is anyone working either of these mowers? Feed back appreciated. ?
"Yh they are great the wheeled ones but very heavy 
sadly on demo it stopped working snd they still not sure   why 
still in there infancy to the market so I'm sticking with my hondas for now 
if you do speak  to Stihl ask When will they will bring…"
1 hour ago
Greg Francis replied to Harry@VWGS's discussion Is anyone working either of these mowers? Feed back appreciated. ?
"I wouldn't get your hopes up. I asked Stihl about that few weeks ago and basically it would make the machine too expensive and nothing wrong with the Briggs. I think the rm655rs is a lot of money for what you get. The roller is fairly useless from…"
2 hours ago
Luke brooks replied to Harry@VWGS's discussion Is anyone working either of these mowers? Feed back appreciated. ?
"I enquired about the Stihl mower but am waiting till spring as they may be replacing the old dated Briggs engine with my preferred Kawasaki engine 
the demo model was ok on test but prefer Kawasaki from personal choice "
8 hours ago
Luke brooks replied to Steven Mills's discussion Escallonia hedge reduction
"It would best be pruned after flowering late spring but if the client wants now it's fine but will look butt ugly till it reshoots in warmer weather "
9 hours ago
John F replied to Steven Mills's discussion Escallonia hedge reduction
"I have being trimming back (quite hard) a pink one for the last three years always second week in September . There is never really much growth each visit as they are slow growing but it flowers really well so they tell me . 
A reduction of 18…"
9 hours ago
Greg Francis replied to Harry@VWGS's discussion Is anyone working either of these mowers? Feed back appreciated. ?
"Have you seen the youtube videos on the machines? Stihl collects best in soaking wet but many areas it fails. Prrostripe best all round. best engine and gearbox and HOC options. The best blade for any new 56 pro and prostripe is the 56 blade dating…"
10 hours ago
Greg Francis replied to Harry@VWGS's discussion Is anyone working either of these mowers? Feed back appreciated. ?
"my 48 pro had a leaky gearbox after season 1. then that sorted with winter service with the speed reduction kit fitted too and now the bbc top pulley broke so it was useful but all. 2020 models have a stronger bbc top pulley so shouldnt be a problem…"
10 hours ago
Greg Francis replied to Peter sellers's discussion TORO PROSTRIPE 560 REVIEW
"They told me at saltex 2019 that they did thousands of hours of testing. Which is shocking considering the fauults in the first year. Needing to design new blade, top bbc pulley, roller bearings strengthening plate and revised transmision speed for…"
10 hours ago
Greg Francis replied to Peter sellers's discussion TORO PROSTRIPE 560 REVIEW
"What you said Peter was more or less what I have been saying throughout 2019 season and 2020 on social media and youtube reviews. Hayter 56 pro i think they are making a large mark up. rubbish engine and the gearbox system doesnt work well, works…"
10 hours ago
David Benson replied to Ed Fox's discussion slatted screens above fencing height
"i would not like to say if you would get away with that it depends on how far away from the fence it is going to be and what the neighbours are like "
10 hours ago
Billybop replied to Steven Mills's discussion Escallonia hedge reduction
"they are not the longest lived of shrubs to be fair and have had a few die off recently at a job i do"
13 hours ago
Michael Voice is now a member of Landscape Juice Network
13 hours ago
Fleur Voice posted a blog post
Every year, on the last Sunday of October, the clocks switch back to Greenwich Mean Time and all of a sudden, our evenings vanish before our eyes and instead, we are left with just very long nights. Daylight Saving Time was introduced in the UK in…
13 hours ago
Paul Baillie replied to Steven Mills's discussion Escallonia hedge reduction
"I think I'd do it now. Seen lots of shoots on ones round here recently and if you want it to shoot lower, you need to cut it really."
14 hours ago
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