Say bye-bye to the bird’s nest –
Are you done winding string and looking for replacement heads far too often? Look no further than our guide to the top five bump feed trimmer head replacements.
Trimmers offer a quick, efficient way to clear up some of the hardest to reach landscaping spots. Few tools are as equally essential, and unfortunately as frustrating when they break, as a string trimmer. Aftermarket parts can get the job done, but you might find yourself replacing them before too long.
We recommend sticking with OEM trimmer head replacements. They are much more reliable and will last for years, not months. With Power Mower Sales, matching your brand of trimmer with the proper trimmer head replacement has never been easier. Simply browse parts by brand, and find your brand and trimmer. Many trimmer head replacements will fit into other brands of trimmers, so check to see if there is an adapter kit included.
Is your trimmer head still serviceable but has seen better days? Sooth those bad memories of winding string with an update. Modern trimmer heads have come a long way in terms of efficiency and maintenance. If you are still lacking in performance after outfitting a replacement head, it may be time to consider a trimmer replacement.
Here is our rundown of the best-selling and top-performing bump feed trimmer heads:
This head eliminates the need to wind with a spool, and offers serviceable production for a wide range of trimmers. This is a cost-effective brand, but this head provides very similar performance as some of the top-tier brands like STIHL and Husqvarna.
Ideal for consumer use, this head works with a hex drive arbor only. The Kwik Loader uses 8″ pre-cut trimmer line from .095″-.130″, which is similar to most trimmers. This OEM part features an easy load function: just push to load and pull to unload. The trimmer head package includes adapters, bolts and nuts to attach the head to a variety of other brands, including: Craftsman, Homelite, IDC, John Deere, Lawn-Boy, McCulloch, Poulan, Ryan, Ryobi, Sears, Servistar, STIHL, Toro and Weedeater.
The STIHL SuperCut trimmer head is fully automatic and super easy. It automatically feeds line to keep double nylon line at the right cutting length.
Known for their legendary performance, STIHL trimmers are no exception to their renowned reputation of making fantastic products. Of course it’s a STIHL, so you will need to contact and visit a local dealer of STIHL products to purchase any products, but man are these things worth it. From the craftsmanship, to the warranty to the performance there is little to complain about STIHL products. If you are close to a dealer, it’s hard to go wrong with this option. The only reason this head isn’t ranked higher is that it can be difficult to acquire.
Never wrestle with loading a tricky trimmer head again! Get the Speed-Feed universal trimmer head and make life easy. This bump feed trimmer head allows you to easily load up to 20′ of trimmer line in under a minute, with no tools or dis -assembly needed. The rugged construction of this head is designed for all-day commercial use, with features like a split spool to reduce line welding and thick, heavy duty eyelets. This head comes pre-loaded with .095″ trimmer line, and includes adapters to fit most premium trimmer brands like STIHL, Husqvarna, Tanaka, Echo, Shindaiwa, Redmax, Maruyama & Honda.
Recommended for trimmers with engines 25cc and larger.
Included adapters are: 8mm x 1.25 LHF (Left Hand thread Female), 10mm x 1.0 LHF, 10mm x 1.25 LHF, 10mm x 1.25 LHF Extended, 7mm LHM (Left Hand thread Male) and 8mm LHM. Made in USA.
Here it is – #1. This head is one of the best-selling and top-rated trimmer head replacements available. This professional trimmer head is also popular for homeowners looking for reliable performance with little maintenance.
The T25 Tap eliminates the need to turn the trimmer upside down to reload the line, and features an easy to reload spool that comes off with the cap. The T25 Trimmer Head spool has a split design which reduces tangling and line welding, and has arrows to show the correct directional winding of the line to eliminate guesswork and has two key slots to lock the trimmer line in and keep it from unwrapping while putting the cap back on the trimmer head.