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ECHO

Model # HCA-266

Internet # 202827912

20 in. Reciprocating Double-Sided Articulating Gas Hedge Trimmer

$549.00 /each

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Product Overview

This ECHO hedge trimmer's long reach and sharp blades give you the ability to complete your yard work with ease.

  • Assembled dimension: 9.65 in. W x 93.1 in. D x 9.84 in. H
  • 25.4 cc professional grade engine
  • 20 in. double-sided, double reciprocating razor sharp blades
  • Articulating gear case allows blade adjustments in 15 degree increments with a total range of 180 degrees
  • 5 year consumer / 2 year commercial warranty

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Specifications

Dimensions

Assembled Depth (in.) 
93.1 in 
Assembled Height (in.) 
9.84 in 
Assembled Width (in.) 
9.65 in 
Blade Length (in.) 
20 
Blade gap (in.) 
Blade width (in.) 
Maximum cut diameter (in.) 
.5 
Shaft length (in.) 
59 

Details

Antivibration 
Yes 
Assembly Required 
Yes 
Attachment capable 
No 
CA (CARB) Compliant 
CARB Compliant 
Clutch 
Centrifugal 
Commercial 
Yes 
Cut strokes per minute 
Engine Displacement (cc) 
25.4 
Engine Type 
2 cycle 
Fuel Type 
Gas & Oil Mix 
Fuel tank capacity (oz.) 
16.4 
Pole extension included 
No 
Power Type 
Gas 
Product Weight (lb.) 
15.7 lb 
Reconditioned 
No 
Returnable 
30-Day 
Shaft shape 
Straight 
Shoulder harness/strap 
Yes 
Single/double-sided blade 
Double-sided 
Start Type 
Manual 
String trimmer conversion capable 
No 
Tooth extension included 
No 
Trimmer Type 
Professional Gas Hedge 

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty 
5 year consumer / 2 year commercial warranty 

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Comparison to SHC-225S

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What are the advantages of this model over the SHC-225S?
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Both models, SHC-225S and HCA-266 are Shafted Hedge Trimmers. The SHC-225S has a 21.2 cc engine, 20" RazorEdge blades and 20" shaft length. The HCA-266 has a 25.4 cc engine, 18" double-sided, double-reciprocating RazorEdge blades and an articulating gear case which allows blade adjustment in 15 degree increments with a total range of 180 degrees.
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iS THE ROTATING HEAD SOLD SEPARATELY AND HOW DO i ORDER IT?

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October 3, 2015
I don{t have a manual and don{t know how to search that part.
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The HCA-266's Cutting Head Assembly is available as a separate purchase. The part number is #90092.
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How does it work?

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The HCA-266 is a double-sided articulating Hedge Trimmer. For additional information on the operation of this model, please visit the following link which will provide the Operator's Manual for the HCA-266; http://www.echo-usa.com/getattachment/2e831d4a-b3c3-4a5a-9c51-266e3b02c707/HCA-266_es_100814.pdf
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Why are there shipping restrictions on CARB-compliant trimmers?

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It makes sense that non-CARB-compliant trimmers/engines shouldn't be allowed in California, since CA environmental rules require CARB-compliance, but I don't understand the motivation for restricting the shipment of CARB-compliant products to other states. I actually prefer CARB-compliant products, though I'm in VA.
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Due to regulations, units that are designated for CARB, should only be sold in California. Units designated for EPA, should be sold in the other 49 states.
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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.4 out of 5 by 22 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Hedge trimmer Excellent a little heavy but works great cut thick branches with ease July 12, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Garden Was a great purchase and my recommendation will be around May 3, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Powerful and balanced. Great trimmer. Our yardman doubled his price on hedging services so I bit the bullet and decided to try it on my own. Figured between my sons and I we could handle the job. Tried an electric handheld trimmer and realized pretty quickly 200 feet of 8 foot hedge would take forever. Did a bit of research and decided upon the Echo. Never looked back. Its a wonderful beast of a machine. Powerful, tough and still balanced and user friendly. Its not easy to tackle 200 feet of hedge, its hard on the back and shoulders, and your arms feel like mush with the vibrations and odd angles of work, but its certainly easier with the echo. If your hedges are high, don't skimp, buy the one with the articulating blade,. Your back will thank you. October 27, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Just What I needed I use this to trim around a large pond where the tractor mower doesn't reach. It is excellent for this job, much faster than a string trimmer. Like all my Echo products it starts easy every time. It is powerful enough to handle grass weeds and brush. October 20, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by The right tool for challenging projects Have a large pie shaped yard with extensive plantings and many holly's and privets. Many are over 8 to 10 feet tall and tops could no longer be trimmed with my current Echo trimmer even on a ladder. This solves the problem. Although it can be a challenge to maneuver, after some practice it is just a matter of pacing yourself. This trimmer is easy to switch to different angles. It start very easily and I have had good luck with Echo for the past 20 years. This trimmer also enables more accurate and even cuts as you can sweep across hedges flat and then change the angle 80 to 90 degrees and get straight cuts across the front. A real pleasure to see the results, excellent product to keep my prized landscape in top shape. July 22, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great tool so glad i bought it Got sick of borrowing other brands that make a product similar to this one. I broke down and bought this one. Haven't looked back this one actually cuts and the engine isn't heavy compared to others. We get our hedges cut so much quicker. Its everything i except from echo. The quality is top notch. Love the engine simple two stroke and it runs great. Dose not vibrate to much like others. If you do hedges that are tall then you l love this product. Keep up the good work echo. July 2, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Just what the doctor ordered! Very happy with my purchase the only thing to note is that the fixed trimmer is significantly heavier than the two piece ones June 26, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by 20" Trimmer Easy to put together and use. It's a ittle heavy after awhile ... but now I can trim and shape my own TALL bushes and trees throughout the season as needed. It will pay for itself in one season, what it usually cost to hire someone to come out once. June 23, 2015
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