Key or EZ start weed whacker. Does it exist?

faithabOctober 12, 2011

After nearly putting my shoulder out pulling on our weed whacker to get it started I am looking for a key start machine. Does such a thing exist? I tried a battery operated one (Craftsman 18V. 12" model) but it was not nearly powerful enough. It just sort of licked at the grass and after 5 min. wore down. Another thought was an electric. But I would have to have so much cord to cover 1.4 acres. Just can't continue to wreck my shoulder with a gas engine one, though.

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weed_cutter

Never used one but you can check it out here.

Ryobi http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eCmVpyNZmJI&feature=related

Troy-Bilt below--

Here is a link that might be useful: Troy-Bilt

    Bookmark   October 12, 2011 at 7:45PM
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baymee(LehighValleyPA)

In the not too distant past, Homelite made a battery start, gasoline weedwhacker. So, I know they are out there.

    Bookmark   October 13, 2011 at 4:06PM
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