Red Dragon Mini Weed Torch
Is It Worth It?
We Tested the
What is the Red Dragon weed torch?
The Red Dragon weed torch is a compact weed burner that features a 1-inch-diameter bell, and a thumb-screw-style valve that attaches to a small propane cartridge.
Red Dragon Mini Weed Torch: Pros
– Strong pinpoint flame quickly kills weeds without damaging other nearby plants
– Compact and lightweight construction makes it easy to transport, carry, and store
Red Dragon Mini Weed Torch: Cons
– Igniter is not integrated into the design, so it could be easy to misplace
– Small flame is less efficient for wide-area weed control
Is the Red Dragon weed torch easy to assemble?
Is the Red Dragon weed torch easy to use?
The lightweight construction, long tube, and balanced design made it very easy for us to maneuver without bending and with minimal reaching.
How effective is the Red Dragon weed torch?
Is the Red Dragon weed torch worth the money?
The flow-control valve on this model is capable of higher heat (25,000 BTUs) than any similar models we’ve seen. Overall, the price to value makes it a good buy.
Is the Red Dragon weed torch right for you?
It is easier to carry than a backpack sprayer, easier to use than a spray bottle, and it kills weeds on contact. Anyone spending money on herbicides and wanting to make a change will find the Red Dragon weed torch deserving of consideration.
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Meet the Tester
Writer Mark Wolfe has an extensive background in the nursery and landscaping industry. Now he tests and writes reviews about the latest outdoor power equipment, hand tools, lawn-care products, and other outdoor living goods.