What are the best weed eaters for 2012? We have collected customer ratings and reviews from big retails stores and sites, such as Sears, Homedepot and Amazon along to create weed eater reviews 2012 that cover top 3 weed eaters and trimmers from each of the following categories: electric weed eater, cordless weed eater, battery powered weed eater and gas weed eater.
Cordless Weed Eater
Toro 51486 Cordless Weed Eater/Trimmer: The No.1 best selling weed eater on Amazon for 2012 so far. It provides 24-volt maximum power which makes your yard work an easy job. With 12 inch cutting edge, auto-feed trim line and unique power-saving feature, Toro cordless weed eater 51486 delivers the best user experience for larger jobs. (Full Reviews)
Buy it now@$149
Black Decker NST2118 Electric Cordless Weed Eater: The runner up of best selling weed eater/trimmer on Amazon and Sears. The unique Groom’N’Edge design allows it to easily rotate 180 degrees to switch between cutting tasks and edge tasks. NST2118 also comes with the auto feed feature. It is incredibly easy to handle with only 6.4 pounds. It powered by 18-volt battery with two batteries in the package.
50% Discount for only $83.99
WORX GT WG150.2 Electric Cordless String Trimmer: WORX GT WG150.2 is a perfect for home back yardwork. It won the 2007 Popular Mechanics Editor Choice award. The 18-volt battery WORX can cut and trim over half acre yard with one charge only. The head can pivots to 90-degree to reach under trees,decks and outdoor furniture. The new 150.2 model provides auto feed line feature.
55% Discount for only $89
Gas Weed Eater
Hitachi CG22EASSLP– Although you may read some cons across our website, Hitachi CG22EASSLP is still ranked No.1 Gas Weed Eater by many popular online sales sites and retail stores. It is still one of the most popular weed eaters used by many small lawn business companies as of 2012. This weed eater comes close to measuring up with the two heavy weights listed above, only it costs about $100 less. I’m not sure it could handle the day to day wear and tear, but if you are looking for a heavy duty weed eater for your home, this is my top choice. (Read the full CG22EASSLP review)
30% Discount for $179
Electric Weed Eater
Black & Decker LE750 Edge Hog: This EdgeHog is designed for heavy duty cutting job. It outperforms most peers by providing better power that can easily deal with lawns that have not been edged or cut for a while. You will notice very little sparking caused by the blade hitting the concrete edge of your driveways. It is also reported by the customers for a longer life time compared with gas weed eater, not to mention it is extremely quiet to use.
50% Discount for $87
Black & Decker LST220 Trimmer and Sweeper Combo: The best part of this weed eater is the LCC220 20-volt lithium combo kit includes both a string trimmer and sweeper at the cost of a regular string trimmer! The package also comes along with 2 batteries as well! It is a relatively small trimmer with 12 inch cutting edge. Black & Decker LST220 Trimmer combo is a perfect deal for home user with great saving and effective trimming and sweeping.
25% Discount for $129 (trimmer + sweeper)