View Full Version : Big stripes

10-23-2007, 01:03 PM
Lets see some big area striping. Here is one of mine. 25 acres total done in 3 hours 15 min. with 2 260 gravelys, not in cluding trimming and blowing 1 hour more. will stripe the other way next year. (pic 2)

RedMax Man
10-23-2007, 01:12 PM
Wow thats a big area. Nice stripes. How wide is the mower deck? do you go the same direction every time?
What is that corporation of co. that owns the property?

All my properties could fit in that whole area i think. None of mine are even as acre.

Supper Grassy
10-23-2007, 05:26 PM
very cool

good for you that it is an open area

10-23-2007, 05:37 PM
That would be the place to try drawing designs in the grass. . . hehe some people don't take too kindly to that, though. It looks great.

BTW how do you line up before you start the first pass? I've heard of using rods on the front of the mower, a distant object, GPS, etc. Just curious.

10-23-2007, 07:32 PM
wow, looking very nice, the other way are gonna be some serious lines, lol.

10-23-2007, 08:48 PM
That would be the place to try drawing designs in the grass. . . hehe some people don't take too kindly to that, though. It looks great.

Somebody told me to mow "I love you" for my girlfriend. She'd get a kick out of that.

What a way to ask your girlfriend to marry you...:waving:

10-23-2007, 09:31 PM
2 60" decks

old oak lawn
10-23-2007, 10:37 PM
verry good. i wish i had a place that big. if you dont mind me asking what do you charge there and do you mow it weekly or by weekly ? the bigist we have is 3 acres and it takes 1 hour with 2 60" but you have to go 1/4 speed bacuse it is so rough and we charge $100.00 . thanks . looks good

10-23-2007, 11:05 PM
Here's a few we do weekly............Lynn

Matts lawn care
10-24-2007, 12:47 AM
Very nice defined stripe!

10-24-2007, 06:10 PM
I remember when i saw you mowing that property about two years ago...You where on a small gravely 34" or 36"...my dad was unloading across the street..Looks great!!

11-22-2007, 01:22 AM
That was my little 34. Great for small yards though. Thanks for sharing but would like to see a few more.

11-22-2007, 10:13 AM

11-22-2007, 08:38 PM
Very nice stripes!

J&R Landscaping
11-26-2007, 02:19 PM
Very nice everyone!

11-26-2007, 03:02 PM
how much you charge for the 1st pic?

11-27-2007, 12:24 AM
Nice work nate! Is that your enclosed in the pic?

08-18-2008, 11:57 PM
nice pictures and stripes

08-19-2008, 12:13 AM
Firekilr2, are you having any trouble with the hex shaped bolts that hold the belt covers on your 260Z? I have had 2 of them snap off in the deck where they thread in. Really my only complaint about my Gravely.

The 08 models have a separate nut on the bottom.

Sweet lawns guys!

08-19-2008, 12:23 AM
nice work guys!