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chariot
06-16-2003, 09:04 AM
I am going to break down and get an OCDC. Has anyone used the qwikchute and the director? Which one did you like better? Comments on both units appreciated. This is for a 60" Lazer.

MasterForm
06-16-2003, 09:46 AM
Step up and get a MasterChute:

We offer:

1.) Handsfree footcontrol.
2.) Quick "no-drilling" installation.
3.) Superfast convienient operation.
4.) 1 year warranty.
5.) Toll-free (888) 545-9997 support.

+ a money-back guarantee.

chariot
06-16-2003, 09:55 AM
I have looked at your website before but see no price. What is MSRP? Thanks

MasterForm
06-16-2003, 10:06 AM
$349 w/ fingertip control.
$399 w/ HD footswitch control.

Prices include shipping.

John Gamba
06-16-2003, 11:14 AM
I Like The Qwickchute Never used the Other on.

captken
06-16-2003, 11:39 AM
I like the Qwikchute on my Hustler Z. It is simple to bolt on. Simple to use.
Mechanical operation....NO electrics to wear out or to wire up.
Easy installation.


239. tax and shipping included.

ElephantNest
06-16-2003, 11:41 AM
Couldn't MasterChute make one without a motor? I can't see spending $350.00-400.00 just to use my foot or fingers. Seems to me LOTS of them would sell if they were cheaper, a manualy operated one.

MasterForm
06-16-2003, 11:52 AM
Thanks for the suggestion.
We do in fact build manual ones, too, we just don't have them listed on our website and have chosen not to promote them right now.


The reason why we like the automated are:
1.) It's faster
2.) It's more convienient
3.) It's gets used more, making it easy for operators to do a beautiful job.
4.) It keeps the opertors hands on the controls at all times.


We think of it like:
crank windows vs. electric.
belt drive vs. hydro.
spade vs. gas edger.

Westbrooklawn
06-16-2003, 01:06 PM
I installed a Director on my Exmark LZHP and love it. I haven't used any others, so I can't comment on them. I just know that I would never be without an OCDC, and the Director is well built and works very well......simple and sturdy design.

g overbey
06-16-2003, 01:23 PM
Do they make The Director for walk behinds. I am looking for one for an Exmark TurfTracer HP 48. What is their web address if they have one?

Buckeye1
06-16-2003, 01:43 PM
ezchute makes an ocdc for Exmark walkbehinds. They do have a website. Try ezchute.com

Westbrooklawn
06-16-2003, 01:44 PM
I'd post their URL, but I was reprimanded

ElephantNest
06-16-2003, 03:10 PM
MasterForm, how much are the non-motorized ones? And thanks for the replies.

MasterForm
06-16-2003, 05:37 PM
We've custom fabricated them to function on a given machine, we don't mass-produce them and have them available for same-day shipping as with our other units. We do have most all of the components in stock for assembly.

That being said, we don't have a listed price for them, but if you could e-mail me with the year/make/model of your mower, I could send you a pic and a price quote.

Matt'slawncare
06-16-2003, 05:45 PM
Has anyone ever used the Trimmer Trap Blade Blocker?

chariot
06-18-2003, 10:00 AM
Anyone else have any comments? I am leaning toward the qwikchute right now. Anyone have anything bad to say about it? If they had a 1-800 number it would be nice. I am going to order something by the weekend. Any more input appreciated. Thanks

chariot
06-18-2003, 10:27 AM
Okay guys, I just ordered a qwikchute. I just went to the mailbox to find my June issue of TURF south and on page A13 qwikchute has them on special for $200. Thought I would post in case someone else is interested. Thanks for everyones input.