26 December 1997

Brush cuttings a stroll in the park

MAKITA has extended its brush-cutter range with the introduction of four pedestrian operated models.

Common to the range is a series of low emission, two-stroke petrol engines with capacities of 27.2cc, 30.5cc, 34.4cc and 40.2cc.

Depending on the model, a choice of cutting attachments can be fitted. The 27.2cc version has comes with a twin nylon line cassette for trimming around posts, fences and borders, while the 40.2cc machine is fitted with a star blade for continuous cutting/clearing operations.

Prices from £338 (01908-211678).