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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.

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String trimmer Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsEcho SRM-230 Reviews
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Echo SRM-230
Type: Gas string trimmers
Summary: This Echo 23-cc, gasoline-powered string trimmer has a straight shaft and weighs 12.45 lbs. It uses dual.095-inch cutting lines.
 
 
The Echo SRM-230 String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Dual line, Line diameter and Clutch.
ratingsBlack & Decker GH700 Reviews
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Black & Decker GH700
Type: Light duty electric string trimmers
Summary: This Black & Decker 5.2 amp, corded-electric string trimmer has a curved shaft and weighs 7.3 lbs. It uses dual.065-inch cutting lines.
 
 
The Black & Decker GH700 String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Dual line, Line diameter and Rotating head.
ratingsToro 51480 Reviews
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Toro 51480
Type: Light duty electric string trimmers
Summary: This Toro 5 amp, corded-electric string trimmer has a straight shaft and weighs 7.3 lbs. It uses dual.065-inch cutting lines and comes with an extra cutting head.
 
 
The Toro 51480 String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Dual line, Line diameter and Rotating head.
ratingsToro 51954 Reviews
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Toro 51954
Type: Gas string trimmers
Summary: This Toro 25.4-cc, gasoline-powered string trimmer has a curved shaft and weighs 11.6 lbs. It uses dual.095-inch cutting lines.
 
 
The Toro 51954 String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Dual line, Line diameter, Clutch and Rotating head.
ratingsTroy-Bilt TB6044 XP Reviews
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Troy-Bilt TB6044 XP
Type: Gas string trimmers
Summary: This Troy-Bilt 32-cc, gasoline-powered string trimmer with a four-cycle engine has a straight shaft and weighs 15.7 lbs. It uses dual.095-inch cutting lines.
 
 
The Troy-Bilt TB6044 XP String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Four-cycle engine, Dual line, Line diameter, Clutch and Rotating head.