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Stihl HSE 61 review

£155.00 Typical price

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The Stihl HSE 61 is quite expensive for an electric garden hedge trimmer, but Stihl claims it's both quiet and powerful, ideal for trimming hedges and shrubs. Find out how well this hedge trimmer deals with an overgrown conifer in our full review.

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We have tested 55 hedge trimmers and found that there are 2 Don't Buys and 12 Best Buys.
Range of Hedge trimmer scores
  1. 39%
    Lowest score
  2. 68%
    Average score
  3. 89%
    Highest score
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