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Craftsman  Edger Attachment

  Item#  07179240000 | Model#  79240
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Reg Price: $79.99
Savings: $10.00
$69.99
Reg Price: $79.99
Savings: $10.00
$69.99
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Specifications & Dimensions

Dimensions and Capacity:
Overall Dimensions: 1.5 W x 9.5 D x 27.75 H in.
Color and Styling:
Color/Finish: Black
Product Overview:
General Warranty: 1 year limited
Product Accessory Type: Trimmer convertible attachments
Installation Requirements:
Assembly Required: Assembly Required

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Gas Trimmer Edger Attachment Fits Most Gas Trimmers

Craftsman edger attachment easily connects to most attachment capable gas trimmers. The Craftsman edger attachment securely fastens to the trimmer and has an ergonomic design to make it easy and comfortable to use. The edger has a 3 3/4 inch guide wheel that almost guarantees a neat, straight line. The edger's steel blade is 7 1/2 inches wide and is built to be rugged and long lasting.

The gas trimmer edger attachment is easy to adjust to multiple depths and can edge up to 2 1/2 inches wide. The strong steel blade easily cuts through overgrown grass along sidewalks, driveways and brick paths. Keep the grassy areas around your home neat as a pin with the Craftsman gas trimmer edger attachment from Sears.

  • Craftsman edger attachment connects to most attachment capable gas lawn trimmers
  • The edger attachment fastens quickly and securely to the gas trimmer
  • The edger attachment is built with ergonomic design to make it easy and comfortable to use
  • Strong 7.5" steel cutting blade
  • Long-lasting blade is built for rugged use
  • Edger has a 3 3/4 guide wheel that helps to create a straight line
  • Adjustable heights for flexibility
  • Can edge path up to 2 1/2" wide
  • Quickly cuts through overgrown grass along sidewalks, driveways and brick walkways
  • Edger attachment weighs only 4.5 lbs.
  • 1.5" W x 9.5" D x 27.75" H
  • Some assembly required
  • Craftsman brand quality
  • Comes with a two-year warranty

California residents: This product does not meet current California emissions regulations. Please, go to our Store Locator to locate a nearby store that will have a similar, compliant product available.

Added on July 26, 2010

 

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189 Reviews Write a review
136 Reviewers (72.0%) would recommend this to a friend.
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Carl43
May 14 , 2009
Great add on...
I purchased this unit at the same time as a convertible trimmer, the middle of last summer. The unit is easy to install and works well. The blade appears to have long life. As for changing it... I have removed the blade a couple of times. Per the manual, it is a reverse thread. I also put anti seize on the mount and nut. This will help when I finally have to change the blade. I appears that most of the folks having a problem changing the blade did not read the manual and are attempting to remove the nut as a normal thread...
Criticism4 found this helpful
BhamMac
Jun 4 , 2008
Frustrated
Listen closely! I purchased the edger attachment last fall. My first blade change attempt was a nightmare. I still haven't gotten the screw off. I tried to place a flat head screw driver in the slot to keep the blade from spinning. The slot just broke. Nearly every review I've read had the same problem. I wasted an hour of yard time wrestling with this blade change issue. Don't buy it until you find out how to resolve this issue. Try Ryobi. Not to mention, the trimmer motor itself is heavy. Shop around.
 

Zelda59

Mandan, ND

Jan 7 , 2015
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Overall
A bit too cumbersome

This edger attachment is a bit cumbersome for just anyone to use as an attachment. It works well - but the user has to be pretty strong to maneuver it around.


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bcwrunner

Land O Lakes, FL

Jan 5 , 2015
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Works great!

This replaced my previous Craftsman edger attachment that I had for 7 years and it works great so far (after two uses)! It attaches easily, feels secure and edges the lawn well.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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tom123456789

Augusta, ME

Dec 16 , 2014
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Got the job done fast

I bought this to make a slice in the yards to install a dog fence wire. It worked great. The guard did clog in the sections where I have heavy clay soil but that just required a quick cleanout with a screw driver. I also have a rather large power head which I'm sure is a must for something like this.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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destyn

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Coto Laurel, PR

Nov 28 , 2014
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Could be better

I really havent find this product best affort on using it... it creates a line on dirt, but for some reason it kills the engine of my trimmer, plus the one guide tire makes it a bit not manageable.


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rootee

Grovetown, GA

Nov 17 , 2014
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edger

Good accessory for edging lawn. Must keep nuts tight or you can lose them as they tend to vibrate off. Fast shipping

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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jj_craftsman_fan

Orland Park, IL

Nov 6 , 2014
Overall
Great Edger

I bought this Edger so that I didn't have to deal with the long extension cord for my electric edger. It took a little while to get used to it, but after the third time I was completely comfortable with it. I use it all the time now and it only takes a minute to change from a string trimmer to an Edger and no cords to deal with. I'm thinking of buying the blower attachment as well.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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derebel13

Homestead, FL

Oct 31 , 2014
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Easy to use.

In the past, I have owned products which were supposedly interchangeable, however, the ease of use left much to be desired. The Craftsman Universal edger attachment worked perfectly with my Poulan Pro trimmer, I recommend this product to all fellow home owners.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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ToolWhisperer

Beachwood, OH

Oct 29 , 2014
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Disappointing

I really wanted this to work but it disappointed on a number of levels. The design utilizing a single wheel was difficult to keep on line. There was a lack of enough power to have any real impact and the motor ended up uncomfortably close to the arm and elbow. All in all the unit was uncomfortable to use


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pendlett

Manhattan, KS

Oct 28 , 2014
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Edger

No issues hooking it up and getting the yard edged. It did a great job and the yard looks fantastic.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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tokarzt

Orange Park, FL

Oct 24 , 2014
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Great Attachment

Got this attachment to connect to our weed trimmer, works great and snaps on easily. Gives the yard a nice clean edge.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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