Weed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642)

Item no: 7265598 | 0015221166428
$23.99
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  • Fits 99% of straight shaft gas trimmers
  • Prevents line breaks
  • Use any .095" or .105" round line
  • Uses less line
  • Quick reloads
  • Performs great long: chain- links and concrete rocks
  • Designed for professional landscapers
  • OEM
  • Replacement line is Ace No. 7266976


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AS SEEN ON TVWeed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642)
 
4.3

(based on 10 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (6)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

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    (1)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good power output (4)
  • Easy to assemble (3)
  • Easy to handle (3)
  • Lightweight (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Weeds & tall grass (7)
    • Trimming around rocks (6)
    • Straight edging (5)
    • Hedging (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Do-it-yourself (4), Avid do-it-yourselfer (3)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Fantastic product!

    I used it today for the 1st time for at least 2 hrs straight w/o having to replace any line. Trimmed along 300'+ of wire fencing; along several hundred feet of concrete...Read complete review

    I used it today for the 1st time for at least 2 hrs straight w/o having to replace any line. Trimmed along 300'+ of wire fencing; along several hundred feet of concrete walk/slab; along both sides of 3/4 acre (perimeter) hedges; around trees; around 5 structures; along stone walls; etc.

    Was able to better control cut with this product. But I'm referring only to the PRO model - I did some online research & concluded this was the only model worth trying!

    Only shortcoming: not good instructions for installation for my Stihl FS90 (but then again, it's only about 30 yrs old - which is why I only own Stihl products!) All the necessary items were included for installation, so it wasn't all that hard to figure out which hardware to use.

    The PRO model is everything as advertised!

    You can't go wrong with this product! Makes my Stihl a better product!

    VS

    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Bad design

    Cheap plastic baseplate. Not for use for people who have rocks sticking up out of the ground. One touch destroyed the baseplate! My Ryobi head has lasted years in the same conditions....Read complete review

    Cheap plastic baseplate. Not for use for people who have rocks sticking up out of the ground. One touch destroyed the baseplate! My Ryobi head has lasted years in the same conditions. Fortunately, the plastic pivot heads stayed in place because of the string stubs. Too bad, because otherwise it worked really well and the strings were easy to change. Until they make a better baseplate, I won't be buying one again. I bought it in May, so out of warranty, just got around to installing it now. $20 for 45 minutes use..... Not worth it!

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    4.0

    Should be standard equipment

    By Glenn

    from Cereal City, USA

    About Me Midrange Shopper

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Easy To Assemble

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Outdoors

      Comments about AS SEEN ON TV Weed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642):

      Why this isn't standard equipment on all gas string trimmers, I don't know. Do the trimmer manufacturers think they are going to make more margin on selling string? Installs easily. Easy to load. Conserves string and time.

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      • Single Male
       
      1.0

      Bad design

      By Bill

      from White Mtns,AZ

      Pros

      • Easy To Assemble

      Cons

      • Flimsy

      Best Uses

        Comments about AS SEEN ON TV Weed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642):

        Cheap plastic baseplate. Not for use for people who have rocks sticking up out of the ground. One touch destroyed the baseplate! My Ryobi head has lasted years in the same conditions. Fortunately, the plastic pivot heads stayed in place because of the string stubs. Too bad, because otherwise it worked really well and the strings were easy to change. Until they make a better baseplate, I won't be buying one again. I bought it in May, so out of warranty, just got around to installing it now. $20 for 45 minutes use..... Not worth it!

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        works

        By dave

        from florida

        About Me Handyman

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy to install
        • More Line Life

        Cons

        • Over Heated Motor

        Best Uses

        • Hedging
        • Straight Edging
        • Trimming Around Rocks
        • Weeds & Tall Grass

        Comments about AS SEEN ON TV Weed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642):

        Works as advertised. Heavy gauge works best, smaller lines just fall out. Four cutting line also increases the work load on the motor, careful not to over do it. Four lines reduced the rpms and in some cases I only use two lines to bring the rpms back up.

        Happy with it. Not happy with Ace, drove 20 miles out of my way to get this item since the web site said it was there. It was not. Then ordered and had it sent to my local Ace, I did not receive any emails from Ace, just called my local store about two weeks later and they said they have had it for almost two weeks.

         
        5.0

        Great solution

        By Mark

        from Fort Worth, TX

        About Me Handyman

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy to Handle
        • Lightweight
        • Powerful

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Straight Edging
          • Trimming Around Rocks
          • Weeds & Tall Grass

          Comments about AS SEEN ON TV Weed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642):

          Glad I chose this solution. Slow down the trimmer when working around chain-link fencing and the string lasts a very long time. It is like the string has a shock absorber. Can use any standard .095 or .105 string to save a lot of money. I originally cut about 25 strings for reserve but now I see it will take a long time before I use that many. Thinking about buying a spare.

           
          4.0

          Pivotrim Pro Weed Warrior

          By Mike

          from Southern Michigan

          About Me Handyman

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easier Line Replacement
          • Easy To Install Head Unit

          Cons

          • 1st Line Broke Quickly

          Best Uses

          • Normal Trimming

          Comments about AS SEEN ON TV Weed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642):

          The first time trimming the line included with the trimmer head broke off quicker than I expected. I replaced with some line I had, just cut to length and installed and that line (no thicker in my estimation) has held up better. Good product. I'll be buying as a Christmas gift for my brother.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          pivotrim

          By pete

          from ruidoso, new mexico

          About Me Novice

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to assemble

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Weeds & Tall Grass

            Comments about AS SEEN ON TV Weed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642):

            I have a weedeater and it took only five minutes to install the pivotrim. The instruction video helped.

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Easy, Awesome

            By Sean B.

            from Flint, MI

            About Me Do-It-Yourself

            Pros

            • Easy to Handle
            • Ergonomic Grip
            • Lightweight
            • Powerful

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Hedging
              • Straight Edging
              • Trimming Around Rocks
              • Trimming Chainlink Fence
              • Weeds & Tall Grass

              Comments about AS SEEN ON TV Weed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642):

              Cuts fastest and best with only 2 lines installed, even when using a large Tanaka Trimmer...also with mods will fit .105 twisted line, very quiet with twisted line installed. Did 300' of chainlink fence and still dont need a line change! Great product!

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              great product

              By Jason

              from Charleston, WV

              About Me Do-It-Yourself

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Installed in minutes

              Cons

              • none

              Best Uses

              • Trimming Around Rocks
              • Weeds & Tall Grass

              Comments about AS SEEN ON TV Weed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642):

              installed in minutes. within 5 minutes of opening package, I was running my Craftsman weed eater. Ran for 30 minutes around rocks and tall grass. no visible wear on the string. Great product.

              (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              great product

              By bubba

              from FL

              About Me Do-It-Yourself

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy to Handle
              • Lightweight
              • Powerful

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Straight Edging
                • Trimming Around Rocks
                • Weeds & Tall Grass

                Comments about AS SEEN ON TV Weed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642):

                easy to put on and i used it along wood fence and stucko walls and the line never broke. long grass did wrap around the head but didn't interfere with weedeating.

                (14 of 14 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Fantastic product!

                By Mr Spock

                from Lancaster Pa

                About Me Do-It-Yourself

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Better cutting control
                • Fast
                • Powerful

                Cons

                • None I can think of

                Best Uses

                • Hedging
                • Straight Edging
                • Trimming Around Rocks
                • Weeds & Tall Grass
                • Wire fences

                Comments about AS SEEN ON TV Weed Warrior® Pivo-Trim Pro Head (16642):

                I used it today for the 1st time for at least 2 hrs straight w/o having to replace any line. Trimmed along 300'+ of wire fencing; along several hundred feet of concrete walk/slab; along both sides of 3/4 acre (perimeter) hedges; around trees; around 5 structures; along stone walls; etc.

                Was able to better control cut with this product. But I'm referring only to the PRO model - I did some online research & concluded this was the only model worth trying!

                Only shortcoming: not good instructions for installation for my Stihl FS90 (but then again, it's only about 30 yrs old - which is why I only own Stihl products!) All the necessary items were included for installation, so it wasn't all that hard to figure out which hardware to use.

                The PRO model is everything as advertised!

                You can't go wrong with this product! Makes my Stihl a better product!

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