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Old 02-28-2013, 06:15 PM
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I've seen 5000 hrs on a Command Twin and it didn't have anything to do with luck..
The guy took better care of his eqpt than a machinist with ADHD....that mower and engine were clean enough to eat off of...
I've seen guys that beat the snot out of their eqpt and replace them every 3 or 4 years...
And then there's a few of them that meticulously maintain their investments..adding years to their usefulness..
By the time you figure all the parts and man hours it takes to keep an engine and mower clean enough to eat off of..
Guilty as charged. Stems from my childhood. I worked to buy my big toys, so I took real good care of them.
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Old 02-28-2013, 07:09 PM
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Guilty as charged. Stems from my childhood. I worked to buy my big toys, so I took real good care of them.
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Nothing to apologize for....your equipment is your best employee..expected to show up and work everyday..
If everyone was that meticulous with their equipment...Id have prolly been sumthin stupid like a lawyer...
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