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Old 01-22-2013, 10:26 PM   #1
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Default Cordless garden tools

I recently purchased a cordless lawn trimmer and hedge trimmer from a brand name manufacturer (starts with Blac...) which I am very happy with.

The cordless aspect of these tools (36Volt Lithium Ion batteries) makes yard work SO MUCH easier than the corded variety. I recently felt an urge to go out and trim the ivy !

The 36 Volt Lithium Ion batteries are compatible with either tool (and with another, the leaf sweeper, which I haven't purchased yet).

Highly recommended.

YMMV.
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Glad you're liking your new cordless tools! They can really take the drudge out of yard work!

All of our tools are cordless too! They don't need batteries though...a wee bit of sharpening and tightening does them wonders LOL.

However, to be perfectly honest we do have some cordless power tools and they do make work a lot easier (and lithium batteries are the bomb) but most of the work they do is around the house (drilling, driving screws, cutting boards etc). Over the years our lawn, hedges and ivy have been replaced by garden, berry bushes and grapevines. Yard work is non existent for us LOL. If its grass its pasture.
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All of our tools are cordless too! They don't need batteries though...a wee bit of sharpening and tightening does them wonders LOL.
Yes. when I bought the house I used the cordless and batteryless tools. But with 150+ feet of ivy I decided that batteryless was quickly becoming a little bit of a burden. LOL.

Li-Ion rocks !!!!!
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Thats a lot of ivy!

---------- Post added at 08:57 PM ---------- Previous post was at 08:57 PM ----------

I think little lambs eat that stuff.
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I got the B&D cordless long hedge trimmer, blower and trimmer last summer. Best $$ I ever spent. Hedge trimmer is 6' long with a swivel head so you don't have to reach over, or bend over. My back is happy considering I've got like 200' of hedge to keep trimmed. The whole cordless series is HIGHLY recommended by me.
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Mein gartengeraten. Keine batterien erforderlich.

Wolf-Garten

Available only by Amazon in the US it seems.

Got mine years ago. You want quality tools which are sturdy, and compact it is the way to go. Two large handles, two small, and the rest heads.

Amazon

http://www.wolf-garten.org/index.php?id=636

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