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Old 07-25-2013, 09:25 PM
longislandlawn longislandlawn is offline
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Avoiding marks on lawn while turning wright stander

It seems as if even when the grass is the slightest wet , when I turn my wright stander it leaves a round dirt circle on the grass. Is there any way I can avoid this?
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Old 07-25-2013, 09:35 PM
orangemower orangemower is offline
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Hey, they don't call um O turns for nothing. That mark is the mark of a O turn mower. LOL

Ever heard of a 3 point turn? They teach this in drivers ed. It's so you can turn a automobile around in a tight place. When you apply this to a zero turn mower on grass, you'll notice the down to dirt circles disappear.
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Old 07-25-2013, 09:40 PM
ArtLikeLandscapes ArtLikeLandscapes is offline
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Do you have the turf master or turf saver tires?
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Old 07-25-2013, 11:10 PM
GQLL GQLL is offline
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3 point turn
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Old 07-26-2013, 06:36 AM
RodneyK RodneyK is online now
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Three point turn or keep both wheels moving by one going forward and one in reverse.
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Old 07-26-2013, 07:19 AM
vaacutabove vaacutabove is online now
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8-10 psi in tires helps as well
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