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Serious Strimmers!

by Sarah - October 15th, 2010.
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MowDirect have a great range of garden tools. If you’ve got a large garden that needs a lot of scrub cutting down then you need the right tools. There’s a range of powerful well built tools that will stand the pressure of hard work cutting large areas of grass, plants and hedges.

Hayter Powertrim
Hayter Powertrim £509.00
The Hayter Powertrim is a serious trimmer! This well balanced, heavy duty strimmer will tackle overgrown areas with ease. Independent belt drive for the trimhead, adjustable handlebars with built in Operator Presence Control that can be folded for transport and storage. 5hp Tecumseh engine, 560mm cutting width and 78mm cutting height. Supplied with safety goggles and four spare cutting lines. FREE DELIVERY NEXT WORKING DAY. 3 YEAR WARRANTY.
* Fully adjustable handlebars which can be folded for transport and storage
* OPC (Operator Presence Control) Safety mechanism incorporated into the handlebar stops the trimhead completely when released
* Easy to start Briggs and Stratton Series 650 engine
* Independent belt drive to trimhead covered by a guard for safety
* Plastic goggles and four spare heavy duty cutting lines supplied
* Large diameter wheels make operation in rough terrain easier
* Well balanced, heavy-duty wheeled strimmer for all conditions
The wheels will make it easier to use than ones you have to hold and it’ll cut to an even height. A great item if you have field edges to trim, or need to get a large area done.

Echo HCA265ES Long Reach Hedgetrimmer
Echo HCA265ES Long Reach Hedgetrimmer £498.99
The Echo Articulating Reach Clipper offers you no less than seven cutting angles making it ideal for cutting and shaping tall hedges and for neatly clipping low shrubs and groundcover. It is also ideal for trimming rushes and other bankside plants, and does this with a neatness and uniformity impossible with a strimmer or brushcutter. Useful in a variety of situations!
The overall length of the HCA265ES, with blade set straight, is over six and a half feet. The cutting angle can be changed in seconds and when set at 90 degrees is ideal for cutting the tops of hedges up to nine feet high – without the aid of steps or ladders. Equipped with a 24cc commercial grade 2-stroke engine with dual piston rings, the HCA265ES weighs just 6.2kg. It has a 450mm/18″” double sided, double reciprocating cutter bar.
MTD Lawnflite Long Reach Hedgetrimmer / Brushcutter Combi Kit (Code: S2690K + EH22)
MTD Lawnflite Long Reach Hedgetrimmer / Brushcutter Combi Kit (Code: S2690K + EH22) £399.00
Multifunction making it a useful tool to have in your shed!
The new Lawnflite S2690K Long Reach Hedgetrimmer / Brushcutter Combi Kit has an ultra reliable 27cc Kawasaki engine for years of trouble free use. The heavy-duty EH22 hedgecutter attachment has a 22″” double sided, double reciprocating blade and is adjustable between 0-135 degrees. It can be changed from hedgecutter to brushcutter/strimmer in minutes and comes equipped with a ‘tap and go’ line head making it ideal for clearance work on medium to larger size properties. The unit features a ‘D’ shape handle design and for additional comfort and safety comes with a built in body stop guard and AV rubber mount on the shaft mount to clutch housing. Vibration levels are only 1.9/4.8 m/s and the Sound Power Level is 102 (Dba). The fuel tank capacity is 600 cc. Overall weight as a brushcutter is 5.1 kg and as a hedgetrimmer 7.0kg.
The overall length with the hedgetrimmer positioned upright is 2300 mm. Supplied with single strap harness. Plus! Our best selling Hedgetrimmer / Brushcutter Combi Kit from Lawnflite is now available with optional Chainsaw Pruner. For just £119 extra you can now convert this unit into a Long Reach Powered Pruner!
Handy THPPS Pro Multicutter
Handy THPPS Pro Multicutter £275.00
If you’re looking for a convenient, value-for-money way to keep you garden tidy, the Handy THPPS Pro Multicutter will more than meet your needs. Attachments include a brushcutter, strimmer, hedgecutter and pruner, all of which are quick and easy to fit. This lightweight and easy to handle machine is driven by a powerful 33cc engine, which is equipped with a commercial-grade full crank for superior longevity. A fatigue-reducing shoulder harness is also included.
Brushcutter – the brushcutter attachment incorporates a heavy-duty metal-blade head; ideal for tackling dense, overgrown areas of grass, weeds and brush.

Line-trimmer: the line-trimmer attachment is best suited to lighter-duty applications, such as keeping fence-lines and lawn-edges tidy; and trimming smaller grassed-areas that you can’t reach with your walk-behind mower.

Hedgetrimmer – Thanks to its 90° articulating cutter-head, the hedgetrimmer attachment will enable you to trim the tops of higher hedges without using a ladder. It also facilitates the creation of more ornate shapes.

Pruner: if your trees are blocking the sun, or your shrubs are getting a bit unruly, then the pruner attachment provides the perfect solution. It has a 255mm guide-bar.

Extension-pole attachment: The 670mm extension-pole attachment extends the reach of the pruner, so you can access even higher branches.

Ryobi RBC30HTA Straight Shaft Petrol Brush Cutter with Free AHF03 Hedgetrimmer Attachment+ Extension Shaft + Pruner (APR04)
Ryobi RBC30HTA Straight Shaft Petrol Brush Cutter with Free AHF03 Hedgetrimmer Attachment+ Extension Shaft + Pruner (APR04) £259.95
This straight-shaft ‘D’ handle brush cutter has a 30cc 2-stroke engine with Quick Fire easy starting and comes with both Tri-Arc Brushcutter blade and 2 x dual nylon line cutting heads. The cutting path width is 460mm (line diameters 2.4mm & 2.7mm to suit conditions) and the unit weighs just 7.3kg. For easy storage and transport, the shaft splits in two and the full range of Ryobi Expand-it add on tools may be used. Single shoulder strap supplied. SPECIAL OFFER: FREE HEDGETRIMMER ATTACHMENT WHILE STOCKS LAST! The Ryobi AHF-03 Expand-It Hedge Trimmer Attachment extends any Ryobi split-shaft petrol line trimmer / brush cutter into a long reach hedge trimmer. The clean cutting blade action provides a quality finish and the double sided blade can be used for cutting in both directions. PLUS! ALSO INCLUDED: The Ryobi APR-04 Pruner Attachment features a 254mm (10″”) bar and chain for pruning branches. An on-board oil container provides automatic chain lubrication and durable heavy-duty steel gears are fitted for prolonged use. The blade is set at a 15 degrees angle for easier and safer cutting of branches.

To make your RBC30HTA easier to carry, the shaft splits into two! Just slide the shaft into the connector until it clicks and then fasten. That’s all – No tools required.
Other features include:
* D-handle with safety bar
* Anti-vibration rubber mounting on engine
* 5 drive shaft bearings for smooth power transmission
* Extra wide protective shield
* Quick Fire easy starting
* Centrifugal Clutch
* Diaphragm carburettor, so motor continues to work whatever the angle
* Maintenance free electronic ignition