Is Echo or Stihl better?
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Similarly, which is better Stihl or Echo trimmer?
Yes, the strongest Stihl is 9.6 cc larger than the strongest Echo, but with the Echo's "high torque" model that has a half inch larger cutting swath, one has to wonder if the Stihl is actually worth another $230.
Similarly, is Echo chainsaw any good? "They just build good, honest equipment," one of our testers said. That's the Echo in a nutshell. It also has the best action on its chain-brake lever—crisp, with no slop. Finally, and perhaps most important, its engine operates with a broad torque curve, and that power comes shining through in the tough cuts.
Also, is Stihl or Husqvarna better?
Many users say that Stihl has more low-end torque, making it a better choice for tough cutting. Stihl chainsaws tend to cost less than Husqvarna. Stihl has a reputation for requiring less routine maintenance. Stihl saws tend to be preferred by homeowners.
Are Stihl trimmers worth the money?
STIHL PROFESSIONAL TRIMMER FS 240 Keep in mind that with a more powerful engine, the trimmer is also going to be bigger and heavier. Like almost every Stihl grass trimmer, this one generally starts on the first pull – that alone may be worth the price to you.