What's the low-down on the Earthquake Chipper Shredder?

gardenerzone4(5b)September 5, 2011

Menards has the Earthquake chipper shredder on sale this weekend for $449. I'm tempted, but want to get the scoop on it, since I have no expertise in power tools. My top choice was the MacKissic Mighty Mac, since the shredding hopper lays down to sweep leaves into. But that's $799. Is it worth that much more? If you've used the Earthquake before, how did you perform for you? If someone could compare the technical specs on the two for me to shed some light on whether the lower price is worth the tradeoffs, I'd much appreciate it.





Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

they seem to be sold out all over the web, amazon, chainsawsdirect, etc. There's a bunch of rave reviews at the TSC site.

I've been thinking about buying one, but not there yet. Chinese machine, chinese clone honda engine I believe, but there's a lot of them around now.

good luck,


    Bookmark   September 7, 2011 at 12:35PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
2-cycle engine troubleshooting
My 2-cycle blower cannot be started. There is a hot...
Craftsman Snow Blower - Drive problem
During our big storm last week i noticed I started...
Honda Snowblower will not move in neutral
Hi everybody, I am a newbie to this forum. My Honda...
Any Good Electric Brushcutter?
I have a small area, my lot is just 1/2ac and less...
Snowblowers and engine choices - Ariens vs Toro vs Simplicity and
I live on the shoreline in CT, where we get anywhere...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™