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Old 05-02-2013, 05:05 PM
Mt. Zion Lawn Care Mt. Zion Lawn Care is offline
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Must have's on your truck/trailer

What are some must have's on your rig? I'm starting my business this year and some of the things I always carry are

Gas jugs
Hand tools (rakes, shovels, ect)
Grease gun
Couple quarts of oil and hydraulic fluid
Tire plugs
Air Tank
Misc Tools

Just out of curiosity, which may help others in case of a problem that needs to be addressed while your out mowing, what are some of the must have accessories you keep on your rig?
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Old 05-02-2013, 05:25 PM
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Trash bags, loppers, jumper cables
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Old 05-02-2013, 07:27 PM
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Old 05-02-2013, 07:34 PM
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too much to list... basically everything that we'd need to work on a mower in the field if needed, personal safety items, replacements common parts, coolers, snacks, whatever....
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Old 05-02-2013, 07:38 PM
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Tires, engine, headlights, seats, etc...
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Old 05-02-2013, 08:47 PM
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Must have's on your truck/trailer

Always have a hammer. Hammers and wd40. With these simple tools you can do wonders.
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Old 05-02-2013, 08:57 PM
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550 cord and 100mph tape
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Old 05-02-2013, 10:33 PM
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Old 05-02-2013, 10:39 PM
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First aid kit. Duct tape at a minimum.
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Old 05-03-2013, 12:36 AM
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Air fresheners and gum.............


Because that new guy you hired apparently has moldy cheese stank boot and his breath smells like Natty Light and cavities...
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