Model # TRJ601E

Internet #204405893

Sun Joe Trimmer Joe 4 Amp Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer

Sun Joe

Trimmer Joe 4 Amp Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer

$4119 /each
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Product Overview

Keep your lawn in tip-top shape this spring with the Sun Joe Trimmer Joe. Powered electrically, Trimmer Joe starts instantly and reliably with the push of a button without having to mess with gas or oil or worry about maintenance, tune-ups or toxic hydrocarbon emissions. It’s powerful 4 Amp motor cuts a 12 in. swath, making quick work out of overgrown grass and heavy weeds.

  • Convertible trimmer/edger ideal for trimming in tight spaces and edging along sidewalks and driveways
  • Ergonomic handle and telescopic shaft maximizes comfort
  • Powerful 4 Amp motor cuts a 12 in. swath in 1 pass
  • Lightweight and easy to control
  • Bump feed spool advances line as needed
  • 180° rotating head quickly converts from trimming to edging, providing you the convenience of 2 tools in 1 compact device
  • Easy to maneuver in tight lawn spaces
  • Trimmer Joe’s ergonomic handle and telescoping height control work together to maximize comfort and ease of use
  • ETL approved
  • Full 2-year warranty
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Assembled Depth (in.)
9 in
Assembled Height (in.)
41 in
Assembled Width (in.)
13 in
Line style size
Maximum cutting path diameter (in.)
Maximum extension cord length (ft.)
Recommended line diameter (in.)
Shaft Length (in.)


Amperage (amps)
Assembly Required
Attachment capable
Cord lock
Engine Cycles
Electric Motor
Head Type
Line Advance System
Metal blade conversion kit
Minimum rated extension cord
16 gauge
Multiple heads included
No-tool line replacement
Number of Trim Lines
Power Type
Corded Electric
Product Weight (lb.)
Replaceable Head
Shaft type
Shoulder harness/strap
Start Type
Trimmer Line Type
Trimmer Type
Electric Corded String

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
ETL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
2 Year

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Customer Questions & Answers

does home depot carry replacement string where do I get it and what is the part number.

does home depot carry replacement string where do I get it and what is the part number.
Asked by: Scott
Hi Scott, Yes, you can purchase replacement string for your TRJ601E through Home Depot directly. The OEM part number is TRJ601ERS (Home Depot item# 204405897). Hope this helps! Snow Joe + Sun Joe
Answered by: Snow Joe + Sun Joe
Date published: 2017-07-31

String how to get back out?

Asked by: charles5977
Hi charles5977. Thank you for your question. The Trimmer Joe 4 Amp Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer is a “Bump Feed” unit. This means that you bump the unit onto the ground and the line should shoot right out. Be sure that you have released the line from the spool after you have installed it. In some cases, there is a secondary lock on the spool to prevent it from unwinding during installation. Be sure that you have wound the string in the right direction. Page 7 of your owner’s manual will give you a visual on how to wind the spool. If the line does not come out after tapping the unit firmly on the ground, you may be our of string and have to refill the spool. Please let us know if we can be of further assistance. Rick_HD_OC
Answered by: RickHDOC
Date published: 2017-05-29
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Customer Reviews

Trimmer Joe 4 Amp Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer is rated 3.1 out of 5 by 15.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from It took 2 hours to do 30 feet the first... It took 2 hours to do 30 feet the first time time I used it. The string consistently kept sucking itself completely back into the hub and it had to be opened up and dug out. It was also noticeably shorter than my old one, but in its defense, I didn't look at dimensions when I ordered it. Returned
Date published: 2017-07-04
Rated 1 out of 5 by from This thing was the biggest piece of junk I ever wasted time and money on. Poorly engineered, diff... This thing was the biggest piece of junk I ever wasted time and money on. Poorly engineered, difficult to use, and weak performance. It was described as being single line which it was not. I spent twice as much time trying to get line out as I spent actually using it. Returned the same day.
Date published: 2017-07-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from easy to put together and string doesn’t tangle while in... easy to put together and string doesn’t tangle while in operation, smooth feed.
Date published: 2017-07-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice Electric Trimmer for a Reasonable Price This electric unit is of decent quality with convenient features to switch and use it for trimming and edging. It is a good weight for both men and women. While I had a gas edger that I liked, I find the electric model a bit easier to manage. I got comfortable changing from fuel to an electric cord more quickly than I had expected. A good cord and a rollable storage reel are notable accessories. I recommend this edger based on it's price, size, weight, quality (in that order) One should also note that satisfaction with any type of edger is based on the type and quality of cutting cord used. I find the new ribbed type cords cut much better. They vary in overall endurance, so I try a few kinds until I find one that is a good balance of cut and durability.
Date published: 2013-12-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from multi functional trimmer this is one of the nicest trimmers that i have ever seen. it has a flower guard to protect valuable and expensive border plants. it allows the trimmer to come close to the plants, without damaging the nearby leaves of the flowers. the handle is large and sturdy, with a nice comfortable grip. we were able to assemble the product very quickly, with the ability to reverse the trimmer to an edger configuration within seconds. this trimmer has the ability to do both roles and cycle between the two with an easy turn of the handle. i would highly recommend this product.
Date published: 2013-12-01
Rated 3 out of 5 by from It's Good, Not Great I've had this since November, but have not been able to use this due to snow. but spring is here and time to work in the yard. This shipped from HomeDepot in the original retail carton, no over box or protective packaging. however there was no damage to the product. Assembly was easy enough. you just need a philips head screw driver to attach the plastic guard and then assembly the handle and you're done. It took less than 5 minutes. This trimmer uses a dual fed line which is nice and does a good job. however the factory string is not very good and does not last very long. I would recommend getting a more durable line and tossing the stuff that came with the product. another issue I have had is with the feeding mechanism for the string. sometimes it jams and you need to remove the spool to get to the string. whomever wrapped the line at the factory did a poor job, because it binds up so much. I'm at 6 feet tall and this is almost too short for me to use comfortably. You can also rotate the head of the trimmer between 0° and 180°. which is a nice feature.
Date published: 2014-04-22
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Could Be Better The product arrived in the original box(no additional packaging), which was dented.Fortunately the product was not damaged.This trimmer is too short for tall people(my spouse is 6 feet tall) but would probably be more comfortable for a shorter person. The motor runs at too high an rpm and is not adjustable. This causes the string to break too easily when trimming along a curb or sidewalk. The string breaks off frequently causing the user to have to stop and take the hub apart and dig out the string which is tedious and time consuming.
Date published: 2014-01-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Highly Recommend This Trimmer This is a great little trimmer. Assembly was quick and easy. Decent size handle with the ability to hold and operate the trimmer with ease. The trimmer is also lightweight which meant even I as a woman can use it with no issues.
Date published: 2013-12-06
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