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  • aladdin4d
    Club Member
    • Sep 2018
    • 114
    • St Louis
    • GMG Davy Crockett, MHP WNK

    #31
    I have a DeWalt 4200 psi gas, a Karcher 1800 psi electric and a Hyper Tough 1500 psi electric I picked up on clearance for around 40 bucks. It's cheap all the way around but it's the only one I've used since I got it 3 years ago. It's ridiculously light, easy to handle and works better than it has any right to for what I paid for it.

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    • fzxdoc
      fzxdoc commented
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      Thanks for the tip on the Hyper Tough 1500. I can't find it for sale except on eBay, but I'll keep looking.

      Kathryn
  • richinlbrg
    Founding Member
    • Jul 2014
    • 1879
    • Leesburg, VA. (Northern, VA)
    • We have two weber kettle grills (one LARGE and one small/average), the SnS and the Weber Smokey Mountain 18" smoker. We use both natural lump charcoal and KNB for smoking and measure our temps with a Maverick 733, thermopen and MK4. Favorite beer depends on what is cooking (alt answer is yes).

    #32
    I followed this thread with interest as we know need one.

    We ended up ordering the GreenworkPro with 2700psi for about 350 delivered with cleaner. Electric.

    I’ll post after I use it.
    Last edited by richinlbrg; April 19, 2020, 09:13 AM.

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    • cgrover60
      Club Member
      • Mar 2016
      • 399
      • Albuquerque NM

      #33
      Hi Kathryn,

      I agree with Nate on the Worx Powershot which could be great for the light duty tasks you want.

      https://www.worx.com/lawn-garden/por...?___store=worx

      Quite versatile and very portable and I have one on my bucket list (pun intended)

      P.S. I own almost every other Worx tool there is without any complaints.
      Last edited by cgrover60; April 19, 2020, 02:09 PM.

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      • JoeSousa
        Club Member
        • Sep 2016
        • 931
        • Spokane, WA
        • Weber 22" (4 of them)
          Weber Ranch
          Weber 26"
          SNS Kettle
          PK Grill (40+ years old)
          Weber Jumbo Joe
          Thermoworks Smoke, DOT, Signals, Smoke X4, and Thermopop
          Slow n' Sear XL (2)
          Slow n' Sear

          http://completecarnivore.com is my site

        #34
        I'm very close to pulling the trigger on this one: https://www.costco.com/husqvarna-310...100540389.html

        Seems like a great one for $270 ($80 off right now).

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        • richinlbrg
          Founding Member
          • Jul 2014
          • 1879
          • Leesburg, VA. (Northern, VA)
          • We have two weber kettle grills (one LARGE and one small/average), the SnS and the Weber Smokey Mountain 18" smoker. We use both natural lump charcoal and KNB for smoking and measure our temps with a Maverick 733, thermopen and MK4. Favorite beer depends on what is cooking (alt answer is yes).

          #35
          Green works electric 2700 psi. Small footprint, not too heavy. LOUSEY assembly instructions, but pretty simple and very intuitive.

          REALLY glad we went for the 2700. Anything less would have insufficient power for our needs. Almost wish we had gone larger.

          been using it most of the day and it is doing a great job! A welcome addition to this house. In addition to some mold on the siding In specific places, our flagstone patio just turned black. Gettin it done.

          Happy with it and can recommend, but note that this is the first time I’ve used a power washer.
          Last edited by richinlbrg; April 25, 2020, 12:53 PM.

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          • richinlbrg
            Founding Member
            • Jul 2014
            • 1879
            • Leesburg, VA. (Northern, VA)
            • We have two weber kettle grills (one LARGE and one small/average), the SnS and the Weber Smokey Mountain 18" smoker. We use both natural lump charcoal and KNB for smoking and measure our temps with a Maverick 733, thermopen and MK4. Favorite beer depends on what is cooking (alt answer is yes).

            #36
            And this is what happens when you power wash your grates on a dirty patio.
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            • HawkerXP
              Club Member
              • Jul 2016
              • 5989
              • Virginia
              • 2 Weber Performers, 1 kettle, 1 Smoky Joe and a PBC
                Thermopops
                Dot and Chef Alarm with probes
                Slo n Sear
                Cold beer

              #37
              I just ordered one of these. https://www.amazon.com/Westinghouse-...p?ie=UTF8&th=1
              Last edited by HawkerXP; June 24, 2020, 03:06 PM.

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              • BFlynn
                Charter Member
                • Oct 2014
                • 949
                • Third Coast

                #38
                I have a snow Joe xps3000.
                It's been good. Customer service has been good.
                Would buy again

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