Hand scythe: ancient, but necessary
Summer... a Resident of the metropolis arrives in the city and enjoy the natural beauty. Everywhere is heard the singing of birds, fly beautiful butterflies, the smell of freshly cut grass. The smell of hay and wild flowers is intoxicating.
The first time is not at all impossible
Those who have a house in the village or cottage, is the oldest known tool, like a scythe. Master the skills of the mowing is not so easy as it seems at first glance. So simple in itself a weapon, like a scythe hand, begins suddenly awkward in the hands of capricious: mowing unevenly, often even cuts the ant or suddenly begins to pass on its surface, stubbornly wanting to mow, as it should be — seamlessly cutting rows of grass. A little "working" thus experience discomfort from rubbed on hands blisters. Hurts, nothing happens, and in a head the thought creeps in: "And well, the scythe to the devil, it is better to buy a lawn mower!"
And yet, if you decide to purchase a suburban area or to build a house, you have to learn the skills of mowing. But, when push manual will not be associated with the remnants of the past, you are sure to "make friends". Beveling one morning the grass on your lawn, you suddenly could not help feel a subtle connection with their ancestors.
When you're holding a hand-scythe, you need to get up legs.
Mowing should be left to right and Vice versa. Importantly, the blade pressed tightly to the ground.
Guides the movements of mow along the radius, capturing approximately 15 centimeters of grass.
Every 1-2 sway move a little forward, 20 cm
The trunk should be slightly tilted forward, knees straight, head not tilted.
Do not be distracted from the work, all attention must be focused on the process of mowing.
What is the tool? It consists of a curved sharp blades, base (long sticks), having a side ring (holder). Through him, the blade fixed in the handle. That says it all. It is easy to cope with any obstacles, hard-to-reach areas of grass — e.g., in the corner next to the house. In addition, Kosa manual is also environmentally friendly: no smell of gasoline, and quiet operation.
Models, which offer specialty shops "Everything for the garden", as well as the online stores can be different: "pink salmon" or "stand" as well as the scythe for grass handmade foldable for easy transportation and Assembly on site.
Length models may also vary:
For smooth unobstructed areas of suitable model of length 7 or 8 (DM).
For cutting grass in hard to reach areas designed model with a value of 5 and 6 (DM).
Those who have decided to buy a inventory, like a scythe hand, price is a nice surprise: the prices — from 300 rubles and above. Quite inexpensive when compared with other garden and garden tools.
Our great-grandfathers were wise and created a simple and convenient tool, which we should not forget themselves and their children is to teach handling skills. Enjoy your mowing!