Register free!

The Green Industry's Resource Center



Reply
 
Thread Tools   Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-13-2012, 08:29 AM
ringahding's Avatar
ringahding ringahding is offline
LawnSite Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Stillwater, MN
Posts: 576
Skid Steer Loader Has Arrived

The past three seasons I have been battling the idea of getting a skid steer. Well, demand for service has pretty much forced my hand this year! Now it can SNOW!


r
__________________
12 Ram 4500 Diesel Dump
08 F250
05 F350
04 Chevy 3500
04 F350 Diesel
4 60" Toro Zmaster/Lesco 48"
3 8'2" Boss V-Plows
Hiniker 9'6" V-Plow
20' Enclosed trailer/16' Open trailer
18' Skid Loader Trailer
2012 S185 Bobcat 2-Speed


Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11-13-2012, 08:41 AM
JB1's Avatar
JB1 JB1 is offline
LawnSite Fanatic
 
Join Date: Feb 2000
Location: From the hills of beautiful Southern Indiana
Posts: 5,854
great addition, i take mine in the woods to knock trees down sometime, they are great stress relievers for that.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11-14-2012, 06:27 PM
ringahding's Avatar
ringahding ringahding is offline
LawnSite Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Stillwater, MN
Posts: 576
Quote:
Originally Posted by JB1 View Post
great addition, i take mine in the woods to knock trees down sometime, they are great stress relievers for that.
After all the fall clean up jobs that we have been doing lately, that sounds like a plan to me! haha
__________________
12 Ram 4500 Diesel Dump
08 F250
05 F350
04 Chevy 3500
04 F350 Diesel
4 60" Toro Zmaster/Lesco 48"
3 8'2" Boss V-Plows
Hiniker 9'6" V-Plow
20' Enclosed trailer/16' Open trailer
18' Skid Loader Trailer
2012 S185 Bobcat 2-Speed


Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 11-13-2012, 08:50 AM
KrayzKajun's Avatar
KrayzKajun KrayzKajun is offline
LawnSite Fanatic
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Harvey,LA
Posts: 10,426
Awesome addition. Im actually going thursday to see about upgrading to tracked machine.
Posted via Mobile Device
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 11-13-2012, 09:20 AM
LawnMan19's Avatar
LawnMan19 LawnMan19 is online now
LawnSite Gold Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Where I need to be
Posts: 3,244
Congrats, sweet machine man.
__________________
'' hard workers never slack and slackers never work hard.''
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 11-13-2012, 10:51 AM
Agape's Avatar
Agape Agape is offline
LawnSite Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: salem or
Posts: 1,569
Why did you select wheels over tracks? Just curious.
__________________
Don Bullis-

http://www.lawnsite.com/showthread.p...10#post4099310

Ex-mark 60" mulch kit with oregon high lift blades for sale MAKE OFFER! http://lawnsite.com/showthread.php?t=364386

http://lawnsite.com/showthread.php?t...ighlight=agape

Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 11-13-2012, 11:29 AM
Ethan51's Avatar
Ethan51 Ethan51 is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Roeland Park, Kansas
Posts: 168
Good looking bobcat man! How much did it set you back, if you dont mind me asking
__________________
Owner of:
Integrated Lawn and Tree
Integrated Construction and Remodeling
Integrated Erosion Control and Storm Management

And I'm 18...
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 11-17-2012, 10:17 PM
ringahding's Avatar
ringahding ringahding is offline
LawnSite Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Stillwater, MN
Posts: 576
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ethan51 View Post
Good looking bobcat man! How much did it set you back, if you dont mind me asking
Thanks a lot man! With brand new 18' Trailer ~ $36,000
__________________
12 Ram 4500 Diesel Dump
08 F250
05 F350
04 Chevy 3500
04 F350 Diesel
4 60" Toro Zmaster/Lesco 48"
3 8'2" Boss V-Plows
Hiniker 9'6" V-Plow
20' Enclosed trailer/16' Open trailer
18' Skid Loader Trailer
2012 S185 Bobcat 2-Speed


Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 11-17-2012, 11:07 PM
newguy123 newguy123 is offline
LawnSite Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 1,051
Great looking skid Ring!
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 11-18-2012, 01:22 PM
ringahding's Avatar
ringahding ringahding is offline
LawnSite Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Stillwater, MN
Posts: 576
Quote:
Originally Posted by newguy123 View Post
Great looking skid Ring!
Thanks newguy...just waiting for it to snow now!
__________________
12 Ram 4500 Diesel Dump
08 F250
05 F350
04 Chevy 3500
04 F350 Diesel
4 60" Toro Zmaster/Lesco 48"
3 8'2" Boss V-Plows
Hiniker 9'6" V-Plow
20' Enclosed trailer/16' Open trailer
18' Skid Loader Trailer
2012 S185 Bobcat 2-Speed


Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
skid loader , skid steer , snow , snow plowing

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump





Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1998 - 2012, LawnSite.comô - Moose River Media
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:54 AM.

Page generated in 0.09538 seconds with 7 queries