Makita UD2500 review
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Makita is better-known for its carpentry tools than its gardening ones. But will the Makita UD 2500 garden shredder chop through mounds of hedge trimmings or will you be left feeding-in one twig in at a time? Find out the answers in our expert review.What's included:
- Pros and cons
- What is it?
- What is it great at?
- Is there anything I should watch out for?
- Is there anything else I should know?
- Should I buy it?
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