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Sthil vs echo weed eaters? What's your experience been like?
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I prefer Echo.
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I like echo. They are both good.
Where the hell have you been?????????????


I like echo but thats just me. Both are good.
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The only echo product I would take over stihls is a hedge trimmer and the newer backpacks. The br600 just dont have enough power to compete and the hedge trimmer price isnt justified.

Other then that I would go with stihl and redmax for everything else.
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i have all echo they run good and if u ever need plug or filter a home depot is always 10 min a way
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Both are good but it well worth the extra $$ to get the Stihl.
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I like Echo parts are easy to find. Homedepot on dang near every corner! Plus I started with them.
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This could be one of those never ending debates. Like Ford or Chevy????


It's all personal preference. Plus, they way things are built now-a-days...don't expect it to last long!
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I have never owned an echo ,but my ancient tanaka has lasted through several stihls and even a very nice mitsubishi .I is my dream to one day own a ryobi !
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