Category: Product reviews

WORX WG155 10″ 20V Cordless String Trimmer Review

WORX WG155 is budget priced battery powered (cordless) string trimmer. It uses 0.065” line and has cutting swath of 10 inches – which is pretty small. Performance WORX WG155 does 8,500 RPM at no load, however considering it’s small cutting swath it’s not that impressive (but neither is it bad). Cutting performance is pretty weak.

Greenworks 21362 14-Inch 40V Cordless String Trimmer Review

Greenworks 21362 14-Inch 40V cordless string trimmer is among most popular battery powered weed eaters on market nowadays. Consumer feedback is also outstanding but is it really as powerful as gas powered string trimmers while retaining advantages of battery powered ones? Performance Greenworks 21362 battery powered string trimmer has brushless motor which improves efficiency. It

Echo GT-225 String Trimmer Review

Echo GT-225 is a gas powered string trimmer with 21.2 cc engine. It has cutting swath of 16 inches and uses 0.080” line. It’s quite powerful – cutting performance is good and it handles pretty much everything your regular consumer would use it for. Echo GT-225 is also easy to cold start – which isn’t

Husqvarna 455 Rancher Review

Husqvarna 455 Rancher is one of the top choices for landowners who need heavy duty chainsaw with lots of power. It’s more expensive than most chainsaws yet it doesn’t have specs or price tag of a professional one. So is Husqvarna 455 Rancher the “golden mean” of chainsaws or is it lost in the model

BLACK+DECKER ST8600 String Trimmer/Edger Review – 13-Inch; 5-Amp

BLACK and DECKER ST8600 is budged priced corded string trimmer. It has 5.0 amp motor, POWERDRIVE transmission and does 7,700 RPM at no load. BLACK and DECKER ST8600 uses 0.065” line and has cutting swath of 13 inches. Power is decent and it handles everything you would find in a normal yard. It can also

WORX WG184 40V 13″ Cordless String Trimmer Review

WORX WG184 is cordless string trimmer with cutting swath of 13 inches. It uses 0.080” line and does 7,500 RPM at no load. It’s pretty powerful, in fact it feels just as powerful as most gas powered string trimmers. It cuts great through thick grass and weeds and can handle nearly everything you throw at

PowerSmart PS76110A 20 Volt (18V) String Trimmer/Edger Review

PowerSmart PS76110A is a 20 volt (according to retail description, actual battery used is 18 Volt) string trimmer that double down as an edger. It does 8,200 RPM at no load and uses 0.065” line. It has cutting swath of just 10 inches – significantly less than most string trimmers. For the price it’s reasonably

BLACK+DECKER LST136 40V MAX 13-Inch String Trimmer

BLACK+DECKER LST136 40V MAX is a budget priced string trimmer that uses that uses 0.065” single (AF-100) line and has 13-inch cutting swath. It’s more powerful than Black and Decker 20V string trimmers but still not quite powerful enough for heavy duty jobs. However it does a pretty good job of tackling with low to

Greenworks 21302 13-Inch 40V Cordless String Trimmer/Edger Review

Greenworks 21302 13-Inch 40V is a medium priced battery powered string trimmer. It has cutting path of 13 inches and uses 0.065” single line. It does 9,000 RPM at no load – which is significantly more than most other string trimmers at this pricing. Despite that trimming performance isn’t that great. It does the job