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Gary McGeown updated their profile
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Dave Hooper replied to Adam Woods's discussion Renovating box topiary
"I'd always use a hedge cutter for Stuff like that, especially renovation."
1 hour ago
Adam Woods replied to Adam Woods's discussion Renovating box topiary
"Well here are two examples of the problems - and to remind people... I have been doing the garden (2acres) on around 3 hours a week for the past 2 years or so - and tbh have followed the shape that the cones and spheres were.  We could quite easily…"
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Brian www.mibservices.co.uk replied to Gary RK's discussion Ramps - what are the options ?
"Hi Gary, aye good mate, except the obvious C19 we're all going through..... you ?"
4 hours ago
Bruce Martin replied to Bruce Martin's discussion petrol v battery
"sorry should of made it clear I do servicing generally on it ie greasing etc every month but send it for a full service once a year - no sap hasn't dried - taken head off nothing looks stuff and well lubricated - looks like it is in the main gearbox…"
4 hours ago
Dave Hooper replied to Bruce Martin's discussion petrol v battery
"I use mine this morning to cut the top off a laylandi hedge, it hadn't been cut for two years, it did fine. But I had to get the petrol poll saw out for a few bits.
You should try a demo one, I wish a brought them years ago!"
5 hours ago
Gary RK replied to Gary RK's discussion Ramps - what are the options ?
"Hi all, many thanks 👍 How the devil are you Brian ? ?"
5 hours ago
Steven Clayton updated their profile
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Bruce Martin replied to Bruce Martin's discussion petrol v battery
"ok so probably no good for me then as I have to cut thicker stuff - thanks for your reply
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5 hours ago
Dave Hooper replied to Bruce Martin's discussion petrol v battery
"Only ever own Stihl, but I've found long handled hedge cutter gear heads are only good for three- four years, on the older style of sthil. The new ones I can't say mines still going, but the blades are only really can't good for three years.
I Only…"
5 hours ago
Glen Stillman replied to Bruce Martin's discussion petrol v battery
"There are others on here far better with machines than me, and I'm sure they'll be along, and I hope I'm not being patronising, but there should be a reason why the blades have seized. If you are using the hedge cutter a lot then I wouldn't have…"
6 hours ago
Richard Shelton replied to Paul Doyle's discussion Viburnum problem
"It is interesting that this question has been raised, and I can't offer any more advice than that given so far.
However, I do have another question above Viburnum - Is it just me and my team - but we hate Viburnum! It can look pretty when flowering…"
7 hours ago
Bruce Martin posted a discussion
Any views on battery v petrol for a long reach pole trimmerI have had a petrol husqvarna for quite a few years but unfortunately coming to the end of its life I feel as blades have ceased (although this one is only 3 years old ! and maintained…
7 hours ago
John F posted a discussion
A 40 V battery i charged indicates full but doesn't appear to operate any machinery . The machinery is all ok Does anyone know what the problem could be or suggest a solution to save the hassle of returning it to the manufacturer even though its…
7 hours ago
Brian www.mibservices.co.uk replied to Gary RK's discussion Ramps - what are the options ?
"Amazon do "Harley" ramps
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Loading-Harley-Davidson-Glide-Aluminium/dp...
We use them in both vans for our 54 and 48 inch decked JD's"
7 hours ago
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petrol v battery

Any views on battery v petrol for a long reach pole trimmerI have had a petrol husqvarna for quite a few years but unfortunately coming to the end of its life I feel as blades have ceased (although this one is only 3 years old ! and maintained…

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Viburnum problem

Hi All,Can anyone identify the problem on these viburnum. They are planted this year and were fine until a few days ago. They were sprayed with liquid fertiliser last week mixed with pesticide..... at least I hope thsts what it was.. Paul

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