Register free!
Search
 
     

The Green Industry's Resource Center


Click for Weather


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 02-22-2006, 05:15 PM
MNBOY's Avatar
MNBOY MNBOY is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Posts: 56
John Deere 657

I am purchasing a J/D 657 54" stander. I was wondering if anyone had any opinions on the size of catcher I should get. I live in MN so there is plenty of leaf cleanup to do in the fall. I would like to get the 6.2 cu ft with the xl extender but is this too much weight especially with leaves? All opinions appreciated. Thanks
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-02-2006, 12:49 AM
rodneyskip rodneyskip is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: KY
Posts: 196
I am also considering this mower, (it is between this and a 717). Can anyone say how much the bagger is?
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-04-2006, 06:42 PM
PeterA's Avatar
PeterA PeterA is offline
Sponsor
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Bellevue, WA
Posts: 543
List prices on the catchers are $359.00 for the standard size and $499.00 for the Jumbo.
__________________

Peter Andonian, Lawnsite Sponsor
Accelerator Industries
http://www.AcceleratorIndustries.com
800-984-9410
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-04-2006, 06:44 PM
John Gamba's Avatar
John Gamba John Gamba is offline
LawnSite Fanatic
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: ct
Posts: 10,813
Quote:
Originally Posted by MNBOY
I am purchasing a J/D 657 54" stander. I was wondering if anyone had any opinions on the size of catcher I should get. I live in MN so there is plenty of leaf cleanup to do in the fall. I would like to get the 6.2 cu ft with the xl extender but is this too much weight especially with leaves? All opinions appreciated. Thanks
If the leaves are dry there should be no problem and the extra room is to die for
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-06-2006, 09:54 AM
rodneyskip rodneyskip is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: KY
Posts: 196
John - do you have a 657?
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 03-06-2006, 10:10 AM
John Gamba's Avatar
John Gamba John Gamba is offline
LawnSite Fanatic
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: ct
Posts: 10,813
Quote:
Originally Posted by rodneyskip
John - do you have a 657?


No just the bagger. the 6.0 with the jumbo extention
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1998 - 2012, LawnSite.comô - Moose River Media
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:56 AM.

Page generated in 0.08253 seconds with 7 queries