Design and Manufacturing of Hedge Trimmer

  • Ashish. P. Borhade, Abhishek. A. Mankar,Gaurav. B. Patil, Bhushan. V. Borade, Bhuvanesh. Y. Jadhav


The equipments and machines which are used for gardening purpose and in nurseries are pruners or hedge trimmer machine. Machines are used because it considerably reduces the time and physical efforts required. Highway hedges need seasonal and periodic trimming. Trimming work is done by the labor which is dangerous and unsafe to work on highways. In order to improve trimming efficiency and ensure the operation safety a special purpose hedge trimmer is proposed to use.

Conventional hedge trimmer is taken for the said work. Shape and dimensions of trimmer blades are modified. Flat blades were made semi circular in shape and width of the blades is reduced. One blade is fixed to guide way and other one is kept oscillating, so that proper cutting of hedge will be taken once it comes across the oscillating saw. This hedge trimmer has proved itself more efficient, effortless and easier to operate with a little