Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@.

Search
  • FIRST POST
    • li'l_p
    • By li'l_p 25th Mar 12, 8:07 PM
    • 840Posts
    • 1,667Thanks
    li'l_p
    Aldi Cordless Hedge Trimmer - any good?
    • #1
    • 25th Mar 12, 8:07 PM
    Aldi Cordless Hedge Trimmer - any good? 25th Mar 12 at 8:07 PM
    Aldi are advertising a cordless hedge trimmer for £19.99. Only appears to be a small handheld type thing, but just wondered if anyone has one and whether it's worth getting. We only have a small hedge in our front garden that needs trimming every now and then and it's only a privet hedge so nothing too heavy duty.

    Anyone had one before?

    http://www.aldi.co.uk/uk/html/offers/offers_week13Thursday12.htm?WT.z_src=main
Page 1
  • ginvzt
    • #2
    • 27th Mar 12, 11:07 AM
    • #2
    • 27th Mar 12, 11:07 AM
    It looks similar to the Bosch one I bought few years back, which is useless if the branches is any thincker than 5-10 mm. Would be very interested to know, as we have a small bit of the hedge at the front, and it is a mess!
    Spring into Spring 2015 - 0.7/12lb
    • walkers-crisps are evil
    • By walkers-crisps are evil 27th Mar 12, 11:59 AM
    • 98 Posts
    • 71 Thanks
    walkers-crisps are evil
    • #3
    • 27th Mar 12, 11:59 AM
    • #3
    • 27th Mar 12, 11:59 AM
    Decent pair of hand shears may be better option if it's a small hedge. You get what you pay for and that sounds very cheap which may be an indication of the quality and err looks like a kids toy tbh.
Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim's to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

2,901Posts Today

6,336Users online

Martin's Twitter
  • RT @WaterWatchdog: More than 250,000 consumers used our water meter calculator in 2015/16 - thanks in no small part to this man.... https:/?

  • A phrase I never thought I'd read, "George Clooney plays Lee Gates, a brash version of our Martin Lewis" - Sun's review of Money Monster.

  • RT @BeautyMeSurrey: @MartinSLewis sainsburys offer is back working!! Thank you!

  • Follow Martin