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I am going though trimmer line like crazy and have been buying it a Lowe's and Home Depot. Anyone know of the best place on line that I can get a great price and product on line? I have been looking but before I buy I would like input from some of you. I use 95 and use it for commercial edging and trimming.
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Just means I a m using a lot. I have a lot of properties. Nothing wrong with my string, just asking for best pricing and thought someone would know. No big deal I'll keep looking. Thanks
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I go through about for five pounds a month. Been buying as I need them.
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I found a few rolls at garage sales but other then that there pretty much the same price everywhere.

Only advice I could give you to limit use is get a dedicated edger. That cut back about 30% for me. Edging really eats up line.
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Wow that's a lot. I just changed my trimmer and got an echo. Because of its power I can run slower rpms and use a lot less line than my last trimmer which had no power and had to run at high speed all the time. Also I use a steel blade edger for edging.
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Wow that's a lot. I just changed my trimmer and got an echo. Because of its power I can run slower rpms and use a lot less line than my last trimmer which had no power and had to run at high speed all the time. Also I use a steel blade edger for edging.
We have two edger trimmer and use them some. I may go back to using them again on all the apartment jobs. Thanks
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We have two edger trimmer and use them some. I may go back to using them again on all the apartment jobs. Thanks
Using a steel blade edger is faster, easier, and provides a nicer cut edge than a string trimmer can, the blades are only 1 buck or so, last a ling time.

Anyone who is not using a steel blades edger needs to get one, and use it
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