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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

ratingsRyobi RY26500 Reviews
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Ryobi RY26500
Type: Gas string trimmers
Summary: This Ryobi 26-cc, gasoline-powered string trimmer has a curved shaft and weighs 10.2 lbs. It uses dual.095 -.105-inch cutting lines.
 
 
The Ryobi RY26500 String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Dual line, Line diameter, Clutch and Rotating head.
ratingsRyobi RY34420 Reviews
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Ryobi RY34420
Type: Gas string trimmers
Summary: This Ryobi 30-cc, gasoline-powered string trimmer with a four-cycle engine has a curved shaft and weighs 11 lbs. It uses dual.095 -.105-inch cutting lines.
 
 
The Ryobi RY34420 String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Four-cycle engine, Dual line, Line diameter, Clutch and Rotating head.
ratingsGreen Works 21282 Reviews
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Green Works 21282
Type: Light duty battery string trimmers
Summary: This Green Works 24-volt, cordless-electric string trimmer has a straight shaft and weighs 5.9 lbs. It uses a.065-inch cutting line and comes with an extra cutting head.
 
 
The Green Works 21282 String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Line diameter and Rotating head.
ratingsWeed Eater LT 20V Reviews
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Weed Eater LT 20V
Type: Light duty battery string trimmers
Summary: This Weed Eater 20-volt, cordless-electric string trimmer has a straight shaft and weighs 6.3 lbs. It uses a.065-inch cutting line.
 
 
The Weed Eater LT 20V String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Line diameter and Rotating head.
ratingsWeed Eater WE EL-15TNE Reviews
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Weed Eater WE EL-15TNE
Type: Light duty electric string trimmers
Summary: This Weed Eater 5 amp, corded-electric string trimmer has a curved shaft and weighs 6.1 lbs. It uses a.065-inch cutting line.
 
 
The Weed Eater WE EL-15TNE String trimmer has the following features: Weight (lbs.), Engine size, Shaft, Line diameter and Rotating head.