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Heavy domestic shredder gets it done.

Advantages: Good value for larger gardens
Disadvantages: Like a Fiat it has a few plastic parts here and there!

Winter's a comin' and the garden is full to bursting with hedge prunings, leaves, old branches and other detritus. You could have a good old fashioned bonfire but you might burn hedgehogs! Noone (that I know of) wants this; neither do we really want to ...

elbamfordo 13.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Apache (Agrinova) BIO555 Shredder 6.5 Hp

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Nonstop trouble with this machine

Advantages: None
Disadvantages: Everything

You will spend just as much time fixing this machine as shredding. I'm very experienced at all matters DIY, including engines. I have never bought such a terrible piece of equipment. A few tips if you are unfortunate enough to own one. If it is new, re ...

andrewedmondson 10.08.2012 · Read full review
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B&Q 2500W Impact Shredder in-depth review.

Advantages: Great for shredding all your garden waste into a small volume for disposal.
Disadvantages: Short cable and useless collection bag.

I purchased my Impact Shredder a few weeks ago now, and have to say I’m really pleased with it. It has made disposing of the garden waste so much easier. Prior to purchase I had two options available to me. Neither of which were really practical. 1) ...

oraya 29.04.2011 · Read full review
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Qualcast 2800 Watt Shredder - Blackberry Bushes Cower Before It!

Advantages: Powerful and relatively quiet. Chews up anything up to and including the width of your thumb
Disadvantages: Quite heavy to manoeuvre. Fiddly on/off switch which occasional trips itself back to 'off'.

CONFESSIONS FROM THE SCORCHED EARTH SCHOOL OF HORTICULTURE I'm not a keen gardener to say the least, and the more of it that I can nuke just to keep nature in check the better. It doesn't help that we have about 140 feet of back garden to keep tidy - ...

BNibbles 06.09.2012 · Read full review

Review of Qualcast 2800W Silent Garden Shredder

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