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Old 04-06-2013, 10:37 PM
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commercial mower- what to tarp it with?

Church needs to store 60" mower outdoors this summer. It will be in a area that will have concrete under it but want to know what others may use besides those blue tarps from box stores..They seem to blow around alot. This may even need stored in winter out there. Is their a heavy covering that works well? Do they have a convas type universal cover just for these? ( it is a 60" GD walk behind w/sit-on sulky)- Thanks!
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Old 04-06-2013, 10:48 PM
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Get a nice commercial grade tarp. Use some bungee cords to secure the tarp around the mower.
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Old 04-06-2013, 11:05 PM
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Tarps are annoying and will blow off or the rivets will tear. If a building/storage shed on site is out of the question, look for a parishoner to volunteer to take it home and store it. Storing it outside also makes it easy for thieves.

A few stores sell a canvas carport that is similar to an expedition style tent. It is not permanent and I've seen them for less than $300.
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Old 04-07-2013, 01:49 AM
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atv covers work good they have elastic around the bottom and will stay on pretty good ,I bought mine from rural king ( FARM STORE ) for $ 20.00
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Old 04-07-2013, 08:48 AM
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Old 04-07-2013, 02:02 PM
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Do keep in mind that if it is humid where you are or if it rains then the tarp will hold moisture under the non-breathing tarps your mower will be kept in ideal conditions for rusting and corrosion.
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