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I had all my equipment stolen a couple weeks ago and decided to go with Shindaiwa to try them out since my good friend is an accountant at a Shindaiwa dealer and gave me it all at cost! Has anyone had any experience with the hedgetrimmers made by Shindaiwa? I had some stihl ones that never bogged down no matter what direction they were used but these seem to bog down when turn on the side to trim up
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The hedge trimmers are nice & the backpack blowers too. I like the weight & balance on the line trimmers - just don't like the big guards on them.
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never used the hedge trimmers but I have a pair of line trimmers and backpack blowers and love them.
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I have one and mine doesn't bog down and it has some age on it. Your fuel wasn't running low was it?
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Don't have a trimmer but i do have a blower. The thing is a beast. A bit heavier then the stihl but awesome none the less. Bought an extension tube for it so my reach is just stupid. I Look like some sort of sweaty robot out there.
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