What thickness strimmer line do I need?

What thickness strimmer line do I need?

String trimmer line comes in a range of thicknesses. For light work, such as trimming grass, 0.065″-0.085″ should be sufficient. For thicker grass and weeds, a line in the 0.085″-0.110″ range will get the job done, and for thicker underbrush, anything thicker than 0.110″ will work.

Is all strimmer wire the same?

A strimmer wire is an important component of a strimmer. Without it, the machine will not cut grass or weeds as it is supposed to. These cords come in different sizes, colours, and shapes.

Why does my Flymo strimmer line keep breaking?

The most frequent cause of a line breakage is through contact with something in the garden. Usually this is the result of the cutting head being taken too close to objects, e.g. garden stones, paving edges, walls etc.

Which string trimmer line is best?

BEST OVERALL: Cyclone Desert Extrusion CY095S3 .095″ x 855′

  • RUNNER UP: Oregon 20-020 Magnum Gatorline Supertwist.
  • BEST BANG FOR THE BUCK: Maxpower 333695 Residential Grade Round .095-Inch.
  • UPGRADE PICK: Oregon 22-855 Heavy-Duty Professional Magnum.
  • BEST COMMERCIAL: Oregon 22-595 Gatorline Heavy-Duty Professional.
  • Why does my trimmer line melt together?

    Trimmer line can melt together because of several reasons, here are a few. Heat created by continually trimming around fences, and or bricks. Take breaks and feed line often. Heat created by continually trimming around concrete and or asphalt.

    Is strimmer cord Colour coded?

    High-quality line for standard grass which suits all Husqvarna trimmer heads. The lines are colour coded to make it easy to find the right dimension.

    What is the thickest strimmer wire?

    Strimmer line typically varies between 1.5mm and 3mm. The larger, heavier machines require a thicker gauge or quite simply, under heavy load will break too easily.

    Does trimmer line get brittle with age?

    During winter storage, trimmer line can age, become brittle or dry. This may result in poor working performance in the first spring cut. Trimmer line that has lost moisture due to extended storage can be submerged in water overnight. This may help revitalize the line and improve its life and performance.

    How long should trimmer line last?

    It lasted about 2 months, but that was heavy use. If you are doing large weeks, hit a lot of fences, of course it will last less time. I would think with a small city yard, it would last a whole summer.

    What trimmer line lasts the longest?

    The Husqvarna Titanium is our top choice because it’s quiet, lasts longer than other lines, yet can cut through weeds, and will fit all standard trimmer heads. A great choice for almost any homeowner.

    What is the heaviest trimmer line?

    String Trimmer Line Diameter/Weight Heavy: 0.110-inch and above. Professional landscapers pull this out for big jobs — large lots; commercial spaces; or lawns and gardens with thick grass, woody shrubs and dense underbrush.