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Like a knife through butter.....

Advantages: Easy and quick cutting
Disadvantages: None

I have been attempting some garden improvements over the past few weekends in an attempt to get ahead of the 'growing season' and have my garden nice for a glorious summer. In the past I have hired someone to tend to the trees, however as the cost of thi ...

pdoyle007 16.02.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Bosch AKE 40-19 S

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Must be the Safest Chain Saw you can buy

Advantages: Safe, Low Maintenance
Disadvantages: No good for Lumber Jacks

This is quite a unique piece of kit. Ideal for the gardener who has small trees or bushes in the garden and likes to prune off branches. In other words its for a gardener who does not see need to buy a petrol driven chain saw and have all the maintance ...

holdfast 09.08.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Black&Decker GK 1000 Alligator

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SAVAGE JAWS BUT FRIENDLY NATURE

Advantages: Compact, safe and easy to operate
Disadvantages: limited to logs no larger than 100mm diameter

The jaws of the Black & Decker Alligator look fearsome when they’re wide open but when you place a tree branch between them and squeeze the handles together, you realise how friendly this animal is. With far less effort than a bow saw and much less potent ...

Alert4u 24.02.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Black&Decker GK 1000 Alligator

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Surgery For My Tall Trees In My Garden. But Use With Care!

Advantages: Can reach high branches without having to stretch
Disadvantages: Best used with a spare battery or two.

As you may know from my hedgecutter review, we have some very tall trees in our garden. When we first moved here in 2009, the hedge was a good 6ft (2mtrs) higher than it is now. The hedge is made up of 52 separate Leylandii trees that are planted aroun ...

derek-j-a 04.05.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Black&Decker GPC 1800

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