Need more machine details!
Joysticks? High flow? 2 Speed?
Note to all else: The dealership he is going through doesn't care how many hours you put on a machine while you're renting it.
If you rent a machine for a day you can put 24 hours on it. They don't care.
Well. I'm assuming he still decided to go through Bobcat of Connecticut.
Best of luck to you in your new venture!