Which Shape CUTS BEST? (Weed Eater Line at 100,000 Frames Per Second) - Smarter Every Day 238

Watch on YouTube

Show annotations

2,021,502

91,006

2,051

Genre: Science & Technology

Family friendly? Yes

Wilson score: 0.977

Rating: 4.9118 / 5

Engagement: 4.6%

SmarterEveryDay

Subscribe | 8.37M

Shared June 28, 2020

Thanks to ExpressVPN for sponsoring this video. Get 3 months free with a 12-month plan at https://expressvpn.com/smarter
Click here if you're interested in subscribing: http://bit.ly/Subscribe2SED
⇊ Links to buy the winning weedeater line ⇊

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
GET SMARTER SECTION

What’s it called? Weed Eater, String Trimmer, Weed Wacker, Whipper Snipper?
Google Trends map here:
https://trends.google.com/trends/expl...

AFFILIATE LINKS:
(When people purchase from these links it will support Smarter Every Day.)

Check out ExpressVPN Here: https://expressvpn.com/smarter

THE WINNING SHAPES (As a result of this EXTREMELY limited data set)
Oregon “Gator Line” (Called “sharp square” in the video)
288 ft ~ $15: https://amzn.to/2CFXewP
895 ft ~ $30: https://amzn.to/2ZlvTHU

Star shaped line
Cyclone Brand
140 ft ~ $15 https://amzn.to/2AeCmfq
855 ft ~ $50 https://amzn.to/387oPCV

(I couldn’t find Shakespeare for a good price on Amazon but here is the style I tested)
125 ft ~ https://amzn.to/2ZnBRbA

Other stuff:
❓Mystery Item (just for fun): https://amzn.to/38aNmXv

Things I use and like:
📷Camera I use : https://amzn.to/2VSiruw
Favorite Lens: https://amzn.to/2KPDQ1a
Wide-angle: https://amzn.to/2SlPchR
My Tripod: https://amzn.to/2Yl6RtJ
My Multi-tool: https://amzn.to/2zGm5Pz
Favorite Shoes: https://amzn.to/3f5trfV
Everyone needs a snatchblock: https://amzn.to/2DMR4s8
🥽Goggle Up! : https://amzn.to/2zG754g

Also, if you’re interested in a Smarter Every Day shirt etc. they’re really soft and you can get there here: https://www.smartereveryday.com/store

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
OTHER TESTING
Project Farm Tested Durability: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HVJz7...
He tested other considerations here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=89BkJ...

I thought this was a well written break-down of different shapes: https://www.saraheberle.com/understan...

It’s interesting that so many different companies have their own proprietary shape etc, but I can’t find any scientific research to back any of it up. Fascinating!

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Tweet Ideas to me at:
http://twitter.com/smartereveryday

Smarter Every Day on Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/SmarterEveryDay

Smarter Every Day on Patreon
http://www.patreon.com/smartereveryday

Smarter Every Day On Instagram
http://www.instagram.com/smartereveryday

Smarter Every Day SubReddit
http://www.reddit.com/r/smartereveryday

Ambiance, audio and musicy things by: Gordon McGladdery
https://www.ashellinthepit.com/
http://ashellinthepit.bandcamp.com/

If you feel like this video was worth your time and added value to your life, please SHARE THE VIDEO!

If you REALLY liked it, feel free to pitch a few dollars Smarter Every Day by becoming a Patron.
http://www.patreon.com/smartereveryday

Warm Regards,

Destin



54:16

HOW ROCKETS ARE MADE (Rocket Factory Tour - United Launch Alliance) - Smarter Every Day 231

3.2M views

13:12

Best Trimmer Line? Let's Find Out! Round 2: Stihl, Husqvarna, Echo, Oregon, Shakespeare, Weed Eater

449K views

13:56

What Happens to Lasers Underwater? - Smarter Every Day 219

2.3M views

14:49

The Bizarre Behavior of Rotating Bodies, Explained

5.2M views

12:31

How to MINE OPAL gems in the OUTBACK - Smarter Every Day 164

3.5M views

34:40

How I Boarded a US NAVY NUCLEAR SUBMARINE in the Arctic (ICEX 2020) - Smarter Every Day 237

2.6M views

19:06

How Weed Eaters Work (at 62,000 FRAMES PER SECOND) - Smarter Every Day 236

5.6M views

21:40

Building the Perfect Squirrel Proof Bird Feeder

30M views

8:31

How Engines Work - (See Through Engine in Slow Motion) - Smarter Every Day 166

9.7M views

16:31

Why Snatch Blocks are AWESOME (How Pulleys Work) - Smarter Every Day 228

6.9M views

12:35

Spider vs Penis (Priapism) - Smarter Every Day 98

5.9M views

24:26

The US electrical system is not 120V

728K views

10:39

COLD HARD SCIENCE. The Controversial Physics of Curling - Smarter Every Day 111

3.9M views

49:21

SLS VS Starship: Why does SLS still exist?!

1.1M views

20:21

Manipulating the YouTube Algorithm - (Part 1/3) Smarter Every Day 213

2.2M views

1:01:40

Four Dimensional Maths: Things to See and Hear in the Fourth Dimension - with Matt Parker

2.1M views

15:44

How Big Can a Person Get?

15M views

2:14:11

Behind the Scenes at Puget Systems (Custom Computer Builders) - Smarter Every Day 2

1.4M views