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Weedeater line breaks all the time?

This is one of the best tips i have come upon myself. one time i was fixing the broken string trimmer line again and the string was very dry. i tried spraying it with WD40 and what a miricle. now everytime i change the line i spray the line several times with WD40 as i am wrapping it. this has completely stopped all those nuissance episodes when the line melts to itself and then breaks off. try this and you to will be amazed at how wonderful it is to be able to run your weedeater until the line runs out and then you replace it without all those stops in between!

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