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Old 07-08-2013, 07:16 PM
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What's your dethatch rig? I am really considering getting a jrco system with a pelator (think that's the name) bagger for my kubota zd326. But I'm thinking that will set me back 3.5k. I have an old woods (721d grasshopper) that I bag with, but it sucks at lifting dead grass. Its strickly for leaves or fresh grass.
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I'm not really a big operation yet, so right now all I use is a Blue Bird power rake and my WB with Gator Blades and an Accelerator. I don't have any huge properties for the most part really. I just got a 2013 ProCat last month. I'm gonna put a bagger on it this fall, or next spring if I dont feel like dropping $2700 for a 3 Bag or $3400 for a dump from seat this year. Come spring I'd like a JRCO set up on the front for dethatching.
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Old 07-08-2013, 07:19 PM
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Its $2500 for that pelator or pelitor bagger and its a dump. Its I think 12 cu ft. I like it better than the peco baggers.
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Old 07-08-2013, 07:23 PM
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Good to know, I'll have to look into it. I'd much rather have a dump from seat. I used a Hustler with one and loved it.
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Old 07-09-2013, 06:25 PM
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This rain is really beginning to suck, I have lawns that are about a foot tall on our weekly cuts. others we are cutting twice a week. Good for business but good lord I want a little break.
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Old 07-12-2013, 02:45 PM
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The grass needs to stop growing so fast ugggh
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Old 07-13-2013, 09:49 PM
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Can anyone PM me a "role of thumb" to irrigation installations on new homes? We are in the process of putting together a budget for a new home owner for there landscape. 90% of our work is hardscapes so I really never deal with this.

For example, low voltage lighting we can get $125-$150 per light, with a $500 minimum. Is there anything like this for irrigation?

Thanks in advance.
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Old 07-14-2013, 01:56 PM
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Can anyone PM me a "role of thumb" to irrigation installations on new homes? We are in the process of putting together a budget for a new home owner for there landscape. 90% of our work is hardscapes so I really never deal with this.

For example, low voltage lighting we can get $125-$150 per light, with a $500 minimum. Is there anything like this for irrigation?

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Leave to a professional to quote it for you.
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Old 07-15-2013, 06:20 PM
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What a surprise, more rain.
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Old 07-18-2013, 10:04 PM
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Man it was hot this week! Glad the heat is suppose to break this weekend, its dangerous!
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Old 07-18-2013, 10:20 PM
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Man it was hot this week! Glad the heat is suppose to break this weekend, its dangerous!
You ain't kiddin. I'm tempted to put an IV drip in the truck.
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