May 15, 2021

string trimmer

Review9.0(out of 10)

EGO Commercial String Trimmer STX3800 Review

EGO Commercial String Trimmer Set to Challenge Stihl in the Pro Market EGO turned its attention to the commercial OPE market a while back, and we spent some time comparing these tools to other Pro-targeted models. The EGO Commercial string trimmer has some familiar design components but with a design shift that clearly sets it […]

CRAFTSMAN V20 Outdoor Power Tools

Craftsman Adds OPE to 20V Battery Platform Craftsman just expanded their V20 line, including a new low-profile lawn mower, handheld blower, string trimmer, and hedge trimmer. They even added in a 10-inch mini chainsaw and what looks like a really handy cordless shear for good measure. These tools work really well for those with smaller […]

ECHO SRM-410X Straight Shaft Trimmer

Echo Brush Cutter Power in a String Trimmer Body We’ve all seen professional landscapers rip the guards off their trimmers, let out tons of string and go to town. Manufacturers kinda hate that—well, except Echo apparently. The new Echo SRM-410X Straight Shaft Trimmer slings out a 20″ cutting swath. And it’s designed with enough horsepower […]

Makita XRU18 String Trimmer Video Review

Before we began testing out the latest battery-powered string trimmers for our Best Weedeater Roundup , we expected to put the existing X2 Makita XRU15 side-by-side against some of the newer models on the market. To our surprise, Makita sent us a newer model, the XRU18 string trimmer. This new flagship Makita X2 weedeater has just […]

Best Weed Eater Attachment System Reviews 2021

Many professional lawn care crews and homeowners carry individual string trimmers, hedge trimmers, edgers, and more. For people who want to maintain fewer engines or use fewer powerheads, an attachment system can be a good solution. We’ve rounded up the best weed eater attachment system reviews to give you a good idea of what’s available […]

DeWalt 60V Universal Attachment System | Trimming, Sawing, Blowing

Get Ready for Spring with DeWalt Universal Attachment Kits Just in time for spring, DeWalt has added the Universal Attachment System to its growing line of cordless OPE tools. The new power head system operates on the DeWalt 60V platform and includes all the basic tools you need for lawn maintenance this growing season. Tackle […]

Milwaukee Quik-Lok Attachment System Video Review

Milwaukee Quik-Lok Attachment System Video Review

The Milwaukee Quik-Lok attachment system is a multi-head solution that includes a power head, string trimmer, edger, pole saw, and articulating hedge trimmer. Using the 8.0Ah High Output battery pack as its primary power source, it’s an all-in-one product to handle everything the mower can’t. 10-Second Summary 16″ string trimmer – $109 attachment (49-16-2717), $229 with […]

Which String Trimmer Line Should I Use?

What Size String Trimmer Line Should I Use?

When it comes to keeping a lawn neat and tidy, the string trimmer shines as a multi-purpose workhorse. Depending on the application, one could use it to mow down hard-to-access areas, trim up grass and weeds that a mower can’t quite reach, clear out thicker brush, and edge out lines for a cleaner looking yard. […]