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I’ve got a few fruit trees to prune this winter - only three or four. Can’t decide whether to buy a (homeowner) pole electric pruner or risk a few quid on one of these - anyone used one?

 

It is tempting at £13…

 

WWW.LIDL.CO.UK

Parkside Extendable Tree Lopper with Saw - Work safely without a ladder thanks to the 5-step extendable pole 2 attachments made from high-quality carbon

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I used one the other day without the saw on when I was subbing on a small reduction and was impressed even more so when he said it was from Liddle for less than £15! , wether it would last for commercial use is another thing ! But would definitely be worth it for a few small trees.

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i'm 50-50 with Parkside tools, some work really really well, some are a bit of a waste of time. Often it all depends who the actual manifacturer is, I am led to believe that parkside just re-badge stuff rather than make their own (so I have a great battery drill, disk sander (similar thing I think, battery and a motor) is a bit meh)

 

I'd say then it is worth a shot for a small amount of work, it might suprise you

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Got the lidl or aldi own version of  a silky saw for 5 quid didn't cut at all. Tried sharpening it  & still terrible so wouldn't think the pole saw will be very useful

 

lopper part might work though

 

 

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