May 15, 2021

cordless trimmer

EGO Power+ PowerLoad String Trimmer

EGO PowerLoad String Trimmer Adds Adjustability for Height The EGO Power+ PowerLoad String Trimmer with Telescoping Aluminum Shaft does something unique. Unlike most trimmers that let you place the handle (once) for comfort, this trimmer adjusts. A telescoping handle moves to quickly match the height of the user. Of course, that’s not all it does […]

Makita 18V LXT Brushless String Trimmer XRU12

Precise Trimming and Edging From Makita XRU12 Trimmer Makita continues to provide tools for you to “Rule the Outdoors“, this time with an 18V LXT String Trimmer. With a combination of unique design features, a lightweight build, and some solid runtime, Makita’s newest string trimmer addition makes the ideal choice for precise trimming and edging. […]

Toro Battery String Trimmer Review | 60V Brushless Electric

Managing a 1/4-acre zoysia lawn may not seem like a lot, but I care about the details. Switching from gas to the 60V Toro battery string trimmer let me see just how close to gas power I could get. As it turns out, this tool comes very close—at least when used for residential upkeep. Highlights […]

Makita Upgrades LXT Cordless String Trimmer

Makita’s Classic Cordless String Trimmer Gets A Tech Overhaul Replacing the previous-gen XRU09, the XRU15 comes to us with a whole bunch of upgrades to an already pretty solid string trimmer model. The new Makita LXT string trimmer offers a bigger cutting swath and a significant upgrade to the power management. New Upgrades and Features […]

Greenworks Commercial GT 161 82V Trimmer

Greenworks 82V String Trimmer GT 161 is Attachment-Capable

Greenworks Commercial introduced the new GT 161, its first attachment-capable string trimmer. The new Greenworks 82V string trimmer offers universal attachment capabilities and works on their 82V battery platform. Firstly, the GT 161 is the first Greenworks 82V string trimmer that allows attachments. Most landscapers we know prefer dedicated tools like the Greenworks Commercial stick […]

Worx 40V Power Share trimmer

Worx 40V Trimmer Edger – WG184

Worx has been slowly revamping its 20V line of outdoor power tools with new 40V power supplies. Rather than create a third battery platform (see the Worx 56V string trimmer as an example), the company is taking a cue from Makita 18V X2 tools. The new Worx 40V Trimmer Edger Power Share system uses two […]

Stihl FSA 130R Trimmer FI

Stihl FSA 130R Trimmer First Look – Battery Power for the Pro

We recently had the opportunity to use the Stihl FSA 130R string trimmer while at Stihl headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA. The Stihl Summit brought in influencers and media from across the USA. The Stihl FSA 130R is a battery-powered string trimmer meant for the professional. Stihl claims the FSA 130R has gas-equivalent power. We’ve […]