Category: Product reviews

Greenworks 21342 12-Inch 24V Cordless String Trimmer Review

In the past we have had mixed experience with Greenworks string trimmers, so how does Greenworks 21342 12-Inch 24V cordless string trimmer perform? Performance Greenworks 21342 uses 0.065” line and has cutting swath of 12 inches. It’s nowhere near as powerful as gas string trimmers but that doesn’t mean it’s useless. For small yards it

DEWALT DCST970B FLEXVOLT 60V MAX String Trimmer Review

Electric string trimmers often underperform however units with 60 volt power supply aren’t common – that’s why DEWALT DCST970B FLEXVOLT 60V MAX seems so promising at first glance. Granted 60 volts is its maximum initial battery voltage without workload whereas actual nominal voltage is 54 – however you will find that most 20V and 40V

CRAFTSMAN CMCST900D1 V20 String Trimmer

CRAFTSMAN CMCST900D1 V20 is battery powered string trimmer. It uses 0.065″ string line and has cutting swath of 13 inches. Performance You wouldn’t call is very powerful but it does have enough power to tackle most weeds. Works ok as an weed eater as it is performs well enough to do the job in most

Remington RM2510 Rustler 25cc 2-Cycle String Trimmer Review

Remington RM2510 Rustler is a budget priced gas string trimmer. It’s very cheap so naturally the first question that comes to mind is can it really be any good? Performance Remington RM2510 Rustler has 2-cycle 25cc engine – meaning you will have to mix oil with fuel. It has cutting swath of 16 inches and

Worx WG162 20V 12” Cordless String Trimmer Review

Worx WG162 is a budget priced cordless string trimmer. It’s very inexpensive but can it really be any good for such a price? Performance Worx WG162 uses 0.065″ line and has a cutting swath of 12 inches. It does 7,600 RPM at no load. Cutting performance is mediocre and nowhere near gas powered string trimmer.

CRAFTSMAN CMCST910M1 V20 String Trimmer Review

CRAFTSMAN CMCST910M1 is a 20 Volt battery powered string trimmer. Lately it has become pretty popular model with really good feedback from consumers, so is it really that great? Performance CRAFTSMAN CMCST910M1 uses 0.080″ string line and has a cutting swath of 13 inches. It also had two speed modes: low (5,500 RPM) and high

Makita XRU02Z Review

Consumers seem to love Makita XRU02Z string trimmer but is it really all that good? Performance Makita XRU02Z does 7,800 RPM at no load and has cutting swath of 10.25 inches. Cutting performance is okay’ish. It handles light to medium duty stuff like grass and regular weeds well but harder jobs like overgrowths, thick bushes,

Ryobi RY253SS 25cc Straight Shaft 18″ Weed Trimmer

Ryobi RY253SS is a gas powered string trimmer. It has 2-cycle 25cc full crankshaft engine. It has a cutting swath of 18 inches and uses 0.095″ dual string line. So far it seems very promising but is it really worth the money? Performance Ryobi RY253SS is pretty weak compared to other gas powered string trimmers.

WORX WG170 GT Revolution 20V 12″ – Review

WORX WG170 GT Revolution is among most popular electric string trimmers on sale today, but does it really deserve it’s popularity? Performance WORX WG170 has cutting swath of 12 inches and uses 0.065″ line. So is it as powerful as gas powered ones? No, it isn’t. However that doesn’t mean it performs bad. It has

DEWALT DCST922B String Trimmer Review

A few months ago DEWALT released their newest string trimmer model – DEWALT DCST922B. It’s successor of DCST920B model which we have reviewed in the past and described as “missed opportunity” – it was pretty powerful but had too many design flaws. So has DEWALT fixed all the issues with DCST922B or is it still