RE: [mowbot] RFD: Define reference 'grassbox' for mowbot

Dave Everett (deverett nospam at
Fri, 15 May 1998 09:04:09 +1000

At 12:37 PM 13-05-98 -0500, you wrote:
>Cutting the grass? Know one seems to be talking about using a shear, B&D
>has hand held battery powered trimmers, I think it would be safer (easier
>to protect) and more effiecient in terms of power usage, less noisy, less
>tangled grass. There must be some battery powered bread knives, well I
>guess build it from scratch.
Hi Rick,

This was discussed quite extensively when the list started. On the mowbot
site you will find my own experiments and photos of what these trimmers
tend to do to grass.

Dave Everett

Mowbot Project Website