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Outdoor power equipment discussions. Questions on commercial lawn mowers, lawn mower, mower parts, lawn tractors, engines, edgers, trimmers, pole saws, aerators, hydro seeders, snow plows, chain saws, stump grinders, trucks and trailers?
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Well it is nice I use one myself, and I am not sure they are not a good investment even though they wear out. I just know I have had complaints about them wearing out quickly.

But then again it depends on how you/employees take care of your equipment on how long it holds up.
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Well it is nice I use one myself, and I am not sure they are not a good investment even though they wear out. I just know I have had complaints about them wearing out quickly.
I wear out a regular head about every 18 months. How long are the speed heads lasting?
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I bought a stihl br600 in November thinking that it was going to be great. But it goes threw a full tank in about 45 minutes. And at about 15 hours use it lost all power (adjust valves) I've just been unhappy with it. I should have kept my echo pb-403. Wish u they best with your new purchase.
P.s I got my br600 for 425.00 out the door.
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I wear out a regular head about every 18 months. How long are the speed heads lasting?
that is something I have not setup to track in my system, I am just going on customer complaints. Most of the guys I call commercial are running more then one trimmer so how often I sell one is misleading.
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