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Mowerboy04
06-05-2005, 04:13 PM
hey guys i'm starting to think for next year and yes if your wonder there will be a next year for me i desided to stay in business. ok heres the question i have a bob-cat 219 52" rider and for next year i would like to get a 61" mower for my bigger properties. but my trailer is only 12 feet long and i can't get 2 bobcats on my trailer so are there any ztr that are shorter or is there a good 61" walkbehind
thanks alex
don't mind the spelling

LHSlawnman86
06-05-2005, 04:19 PM
hey alex i am also a minor making a boat load of money. so if you have the money i would definitely look at wright standers. they will cost you but i used one for the first time 3 days ago and wow. i would get one if i didnt just spend $1800 on subs and amps for my car.

good luck

green-go
06-05-2005, 04:32 PM
This might be a long shot, but maybe you could have a side gate put on your trailer. You might be able to get around 80" of trailer width where a side gate would be. Seems like alot of ZTRs are around 76-80" long. Otherwise you'll be alot more limited in your choices with your current trailer.

Mowerboy04
06-05-2005, 04:34 PM
few more details the trailer is 6.5 feet wide and 12feet long and getting another trailer is not a option because i just got a new trailer.

green-go
06-05-2005, 04:41 PM
few more details the trailer is 6.5 feet wide and 12feet long and getting another trailer is not a option because i just got a new trailer.

Yes, you have your equipment listed. 6.5'=78" IF it is exactly 6.5' wide. I suppose it's possible to have a piece of angle iron or something similar added where a side gate would be put to get to around 80" width. You could make it work if you wanted to I'm sure.

Mowerboy04
06-06-2005, 08:56 PM
what about gravely's and encores are they shorter?

Scraper
06-06-2005, 09:34 PM
Wright Sentar...you won't regret it

Itsgottobegreen
06-07-2005, 01:39 AM
Wright Sentar...you won't regret it
hey alex i am also a minor making a boat load of money. so if you have the money i would definitely look at wright standers. they will cost you but i used one for the first time 3 days ago and wow. i would get one if i didnt just spend $1800 on subs and amps for my car.

good luck
Both are great choices. Nothing beats them on compactness. You can get 3 52" standers on a 14' trailer.

Richard Martin
06-07-2005, 06:17 AM
Dixie Choppers are 75" long. I've had 2 of them on my 12 foot trailer before. They were tight but they fit.

Runner
06-07-2005, 12:16 PM
If you just got this trailer, remember, your resale value will go toward another trailer. If you are looking to purchase an $8000 mower, upgrading to a slightly longer trailer will not be an issue. You are looking at a few hundred bucks more.