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Old 02-01-2006, 01:41 AM
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straight and narrow

What is the best way to get your lawnmower to go perfectly straight? I have tried messing with it and my stripes are not looking as good as they should.
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Old 02-01-2006, 01:50 AM
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Stop

Stop drinking the beer before you mow.......lol just joking..its tuff
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Old 02-01-2006, 01:57 AM
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Define a wb or a ztr
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Old 02-01-2006, 01:58 AM
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Exmark ZTR lazer Z 60"
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Old 02-01-2006, 02:02 AM
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For me look ahead to the point you are mowing it is a work of art few can run a straight line.
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Old 02-01-2006, 02:06 AM
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Focus on an object in the distance and drive straight to it.
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Old 02-01-2006, 02:07 AM
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Looks like Turf Doctor beat me to it.
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Old 02-01-2006, 02:08 AM
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I thought that you should be able to go full speed ahead and get that straight line
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Old 02-01-2006, 02:12 AM
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Pick a point at the end of a stripe, something small, maybe a leaf or stick on the ground. Go forward and dont look at anything but that object. After you get the first stripe the rest is easy.
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Old 02-01-2006, 07:37 AM
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Some of the things said are true, but keep in mind go for the shortest distance,for your frist run . then after, keeping your back wheel mathched and slightly over lap of the frist line.you should do fine with some pratice.keeping your wheels bolts and nut at the right torque,and making sure the wheels on your mower are true and straight,replace when needed.true art form comes when keeping your lines straight on banks and sides of hills,and over top blinding hills.best part about it .you get to try something new next week on the same lawn.
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