Leaf blowers and vacuums Especially popular in the autumn but also useful all year round. We stock Alko, Echo, Billy Goat, Handy, Mitox, Stiga and Stihl models to suit homeowners and professionals alike. Prices range from £49 to over £1000. We carry a range of garden compost chippers and shredders by Handy, MTD, Lawnflite, Masport, Stiga & Stihl.
  • Electric shredders are quieter and convenient for occasional use and for lighter work and range in price from £150 to over £500.
  • Petrol engined shredders are suitable for heavier materials and more regular use. The machines we carry in stock can cope with material up to 2.5″ diameter but a wide range of heavier machines are available on request to suit professional users if required. Prices start from £799.
We carry several garden cultivators by Mountfield, Alko, Stiga and Apache, both front and rear tined, electric and petrol, ranging in price from £90 to £1300.
  • Our most popular machine is the Mountfield Manor Compact 36 priced at £319.00
  • The Stiga SRC550RB has a very good specification at £459.00
For occasional cutting of long grass and scrub we carry several machines:
  • The Cobra Wheeled Trimmers priced at £529 to £1049 which use a very heavy nylon line to cut and are capable of cutting through young brambles. Large rear wheels cope easily with uneven ground.
  • The Apache M210 Scythe which is self propelled with a 34″ cutting width, priced at £999.00
Another useful garden tool is the log splitter.
  • The Alko machines range from the KHS3700 4 ton model priced at £339 to the KHS5200 5 ton model priced at £399.00.
  • The Handy models range from £269 to £649.
  •  They are proving to be very popular with wood burner owners who are fed up with their bad backs from axe wielding.

S.T. Bishop Garden Equipment & Estate Machinery