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No.  Bought one, tried it.  Utterly hopeless for the area i have to control but maybe OK for small paths. 

I had visions of a WWII army backpack when I read the thread title.  If the plants have survived all the systemic weedkillers used, I'd be surprised if burning the tops off would be any more successful in the long term.  You'd also need to be careful not to cause the York stone to crack or flake.


Me tackling the bindweed last year. Much more fun than Roundup 


I used a roofers blow torch once. It did the job but then it all grew back. Hard work, but I went back to digging 🙁

Kitty 2

Excellent WillDB 👍😂.

Straight out of the Ripley school of pest control 😆.

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