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nick21
03-04-2006, 08:37 AM
I have a JD 717A and I am getting ruts where the mowing patterns can't be changed. Will aeration or rolling or anything else help this?

Also what is a good leaf mulcher/vac that is a decent step up from the cyclone units? Is there anything for 2-4k?I am going to leave them in the woods but something to pull behind my ATV w/trailer that would suck up,mulch and move leaf piles would be awesome. I have 3 acres of woods so the Billy Goat would take forever.

Thanks for the help...I don't have a lawn business but I wish I did. I am a lawn eqipment junky!

Polaris 800 w glacier 60" razor plow blade
JD 717
JD pruner
Shindawa edger
echo trimmers, blowers and chainsaw
little wonder 8hp blower
Billy Goat law vac

westwind
03-04-2006, 10:03 AM
Peco vac or the Quik Vac system will probably work. As far as thew ruts go a roller will help along with aeration, also if you can't change directions just move the tires over one tire width, this "may" help. JMO, Good Luck

nick21
03-04-2006, 08:08 PM
Thanks
Does anyone know of any websites for this or other commercial stuff with prices?
Thanks

instyle
03-05-2006, 10:33 AM
www.cyclonerake.com

These are very good and real cheap.