How much does it cost for a weed eater?

The fact is that gas weed eaters tend to be more expensive than electric. While electric range from about $40 to $100, gas are a little higher ranging from $80 to $200. The reason gas is more expensive though is because they cut more and can also carry more string.

How much does a whipper snipper cost?

Price (RRP) $256.00.

What whipper snipper should I buy?

The best whipper snippers in Australia

  • Best overall whipper snipper: BLACK+DECKER Powercommand Grass Trimmer Kit.
  • Best petrol-powered whipper snipper: Stihl FS 94C-E.
  • Best battery-powered whipper snipper: Bosch Cordless Line Grass Trimmer.
  • Best electric whipper snipper: Stihl FSE 71.

How do I choose a trimmer line?

String trimmer line comes in a range of thicknesses. For light work, such as trimming grass, 0.065″-0.085″ should be sufficient. For thicker grass and weeds, a line in the 0.085″-0.110″ range will get the job done, and for thicker underbrush, anything thicker than 0.110″ will work.

What brand of weed eater is best?

Our top pick is the Ryobi 40-Volt Lithium-Ion Brushless Electric Cordless String Trimmer (available at Home Depot) for its great performance, ease of use, and coordinating line of compatible tools from Ryobi. Another great option is the budget-friendly Worx 12 Inch 20 Volt Grass Trimmer/Edger (available at Amazon).

Are battery weed eaters any good?

Since they don’t produce emissions like gas weed eaters, battery-powered weed eaters are much better for the environment and your health. They also run quieter and take less maintenance, since you won’t have to store or mix fuel for them.

How long do whipper snippers last?

between 30 and 60 minutes
The batteries for these whipper snippers usually last between 30 and 60 minutes of continuous use, and should take anywhere between 30 minutes to 3 hours to charge, depending on your battery and battery charger.

Are electric line trimmers any good?

You should certainly consider electric or battery powered options for general domestic use. If the loud noise or pollution of petrol is an issue, battery-powered or corded line trimmers are a great option and of course non-petrol models do not require any kind of engine maintenance.

What is the best trimmer line Australia?

Best Overall Trimmer Line The Husqvarna Titanium is our top choice because it’s quiet, lasts longer than other lines, yet can cut through weeds, and will fit all standard trimmer heads.

Why does strimmer wire keep snapping?

Usually this is the result of the cutting head being taken too close to objects, e.g. garden stones, paving edges, walls etc. The cutting line must be allowed to rotate freely and the correct diameter and type of line should be used.

Which is better a 2-cycle or 4-cycle weed eater?

2-cycle weed eaters tend to be lightweight, easy to maintain, and affordable but are louder and not environmentally-friendly. 4-cycle weed eaters are usually quieter and produce lower emissions but they tend to be more expensive and heavy.