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Consumer Reports Reviews String trimmers

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert String trimmer reviews. We review different types of String trimmers. Our String trimmer reviews will help you decide what String trimmer is best for you.

Consumer Reports String trimmer reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our String trimmer ratings where you will see our String trimmer reviews on Ease of use, Handling, Tall grass and weeds, Edging and Trimming. You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of String trimmers that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

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String trimmer Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsHusqvarna 122C Reviews
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Husqvarna 122C
Type: Gas string trimmers
Summary: This Husqvarna 22-cc, gasoline-powered string trimmer has a curved shaft and weighs 10.5 lbs. It uses dual.080-inch cutting lines.
 
 
The Husqvarna 122C String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Dual line, Line diameter and Clutch.
ratingsStihl FS 45 Reviews
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Stihl FS 45
Type: Gas string trimmers
Summary: This Stihl 27-cc, gasoline-powered string trimmer has a curved shaft and weighs 10.5 lbs. It uses dual .080-inch cutting lines.
 
 
The Stihl FS 45 String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Dual line, Line diameter and Clutch.
ratingsCraftsman 79120 Reviews
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Craftsman 79120
Type: Gas string trimmers
Summary: This Craftsman 27-cc, gasoline-powered string trimmer has a straight shaft and weighs 12.4 lbs. It uses dual 0.125-inch cutting lines.
 
 
The Craftsman 79120 String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Dual line, Line diameter, Clutch and Rotating head.
ratingsBlack & Decker GrassHog GH710 Reviews
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Black & Decker GrassHog GH710
Type: Light duty electric string trimmers
Summary: This Black & Decker 6 amp, corded-electric string trimmer has a straight shaft and weighs 5.5 lbs. It uses dual.065-inch cutting lines.
 
 
The Black & Decker GrassHog GH710 String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Dual line, Line diameter and Rotating head.
ratingsTroy-Bilt TB80 EC Reviews
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Troy-Bilt TB80 EC
Type: Gas string trimmers
Summary: This Troy-Bilt 27-cc, gasoline-powered string trimmer has a straight shaft and weighs 12.1 lbs. It uses dual.095-inch cutting lines.
 
 
The Troy-Bilt TB80 EC String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Dual line, Line diameter, Clutch and Rotating head.