Turf Magazine - April, 2014

PRODUCT FOCUS

Trimmers and Edgers

In order to keep your clients' properties in pristine condition, you need to make sure you take care of every last detail. That's where trimmers and edgers come in.

The manufacturers included in this month's product focus know you need versatile tools for a job well done. We've even added accessories specific to these types of equipment.

And, don't forget, you can find additional information about the companies highlighted in red by visiting their advertisements in this issue.

Trimmers

Core Outdoor Power

Core Elite
  • Engine: Battery-powered
  • Cutting diameter: 16 inches
  • Feature: Torque is equivalent to a 45cc gas engine
http://www.coreoutdoorpower.com

Echo

SRM-266T
  • Engine: Engine: 25.4cc
  • Cutting diameter: 17 inches
  • Feature: 59-inch, four-layer flex cable helps with tough applications
http://www.echo-usa.com

ECHO Bear Cat

WT190
  • Engine: 190cc Briggs & Stratton
  • Cutting diameter: 24 inches
  • Feature: A variety of accessories available to customize machine
http://www.bearcatproducts.com

GreenWorks Tools

21362 DigiPro
  • Engine: 40-volt Li-Ion Battery
  • Cutting diameter: 14 inches
  • Feature: Attachment capable and compatible with gas attachments
http://www.greenworkstools.com

Honda

HHT35SLTA
  • Engine: GX35
  • Cutting diameter: 17 inches
  • Feature: Strong low-end torque characteristics allow for partial throttle, increasing fuel efficiency
http://powerequipment.honda.com

Hover Trimmer/Seago Int'l

HT-300
  • Engine: 30cc or higher; variable
  • Cutting diameter: 15 inches
  • Feature: Shaped blade pushes air into hood to provide lift, reduce scalping
http://www.seagousa.com

Husqvarna

326LS
  • Engine: 24.5cc Husqvarna E-Tech 11
  • Cutting diameter: 19 inches
  • Feature: Magnesium crankcase and steel shaft protect machine
http://www.husqvarna.com

Oregon

ST275
  • Engine: Battery powered
  • Cutting diameter: 13 inches
  • Feature: Dual-line cutting head with flip-down edge guide makes it a true 2-in-1 tool
http://www.oregoncordless.com

Peco (New Peco, Inc.)

Z-Trimmer
  • Engine: Electric
  • Cutting diameter: 17-inch maximum
  • Feature: Mounts to mower deck, allowing user to trim while mowing
http://www.lawnvac.com

Shindaiwa

T235
  • Engine: 21.2cc
  • Cutting diameter: 20 inches
  • Feature: High-capacity Speed-Feed 400 cutting head
http://www.shindaiwa-usa.com

STIHL, Inc.

FS 94 R
  • Engine: 24.1cc
  • Cutting diameter: 16.5 inches
  • Feature: The ECOSPEED throttle adjustment wheel sets effective speed for particular applications.
http://www.stihlusa.com

TMC Power Equipment

KPW2750V
  • Engine: 26.3cc/1 hp Kawasaki
  • Cutting diameter: 17 inches
  • Feature: Two-cycle engine, metal debris shield, cast aluminum clutch housing.
http://www.tmcpower.com

Vandermolen Corporation

WINDMILL L4320K
  • Engine: 43.2cc Kawasaki
  • Cutting diameter: 22 inches
  • Feature: Loop handle with safety bar.
http://www.vandermolencorp.com

Edgers

Atom Edgers/Seago Int'l

ATCPE4
  • Engine: 35cc Honda GX-35
  • Cutting depth: 3.75 inches
  • Feature: Shaft-driven wheelbarrow-style; optional wire brush wheel blade for asphalt
http://www.seagousa.com

Echo

PE-280
  • Engine: 28.1cc
  • Cutting depth: 8 inches
  • Feature: Ergonomicallycomfortable rubber left and right handle grips
http://www.echo-usa.com

Havener

E-40
  • Engine: 4 hp/158cc B&S Professional Series 550
  • Cutting depth:
  • Feature: Eight position depth of cut adjustment
http://www.havenerent.com

Little Wonder

BedShaper
  • Engine: 13 hp Honda GXV390
  • Cutting depth: .5 to 4.5 inches
  • Feature: Cuts crisp clean edges, even "S" curves, up to 100 feet per minute
http://www.littlewonder.com

Quail Mfg.

Manual Sod Edger
  • Engine: N/A
  • Cutting depth: 5 inches
  • Feature: Requires no gas or oil; little or no maintenance
http://www.quailsodcutter.com

Shindaiwa

LE242
  • Engine: 23.9cc
  • Cutting depth: 2.75 inches
  • Feature: Ergonomically designed left handle reduces operator fatigue
http://www.shindaiwa-usa.com

The Grasshopper Co.

Edge-EZE
  • Engine: N/A: Attachment
  • Cutting depth: 2.5 inches
  • Feature: 12-inch vertical adjustment, attaches to either side of mower deck
http://www.grasshoppermower.com/edge-eze

Turf Teq

1305 Power Edger
  • Engine: 13 hp Honda
  • Cutting depth: 5 inches
  • Feature: Three functions: bed opening, bed grooming and trenching
http://www.turfteq.com

Accessories

Edgit

The Edgit is an edging guide designed for trimmers. The rolling guide indicates where the string cuts and vertically edges as fast as the operator can walk.

http://www.edgit.com

W.E. Chapps

The Deluxe Strap Chapps add a protective and comfort feature to Strap Chapps. A pair of 14-inchlong foam pads slide into pockets on the inside of the chap. Can be pulled up as knee pads.

http://www.wechapps.com