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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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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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BOSCH UNIVERSAL SAW

Advantages: VERY HANDY TOOL
Disadvantages: NONE

The Bosch PMS 400-multi- purpose saw is clearly one of the most versatile power tools ever produced. With it’s fast SDS tool- changing system, the PMS 400 universal saw can be rapidly changed from a handy saw, to a sander, a wire brush, a file, a rasp or ...

veraboy 21.10.2000 · Read full review
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Great saw!

Advantages: Light weight, easy to clean, good power
Disadvantages: Pricey (but most good things are!)

Note that this review is for the 260C model, a variant of the standard 260 and is lighter weight. What a great saw! It packs a serious amount of power in such a small form factor. I worked one weekend with a 360 then the next with the 260C and the 260 wa ...

drtwang 06.08.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Stihl MS 260

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Dire customer service

Advantages: none
Disadvantages: no customer service at all if things go wrong

I'd never buy another Stihl anything again after the way I've been treated. Very Briefly. Bought a chainsaw in 2005. Used it sparingly for domestic use cutting a few branches for my log fires. It broke. Wouldn't oil the chain. Was told by serv ...

skier-hughes 18.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Stihl MS 260

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