Register free!
Search
 
     

The Green Industry's Resource Center


Click for Weather
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10-04-2007, 09:41 PM
sancho_man_orlando sancho_man_orlando is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Orlando, Fl
Posts: 216
Max Height 4 Inches on My Lesco Belt Drive WB???

Many of my customers have St Augustine grass and I've read that it's recommended you mow it at the heighest cut possible...

This last month I've been mowing my personal residence at 6 inches for about a month and it looks ALOT better than my customers who have been getting mowed at 4 inches...

Was hoping to raise the cut height for my custoemrs as well... problem is that I have been using my push mower on mine cutting at 6 inches and my Lesco will only go up to 4 inches...

Anyone know if you can rig the lesco to cut higher? Do I need to upgrade my freakin mower?

Any ideas?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-04-2007, 10:21 PM
SNAPPER MAN's Avatar
SNAPPER MAN SNAPPER MAN is offline
LawnSite Silver Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Spring, Texas
Posts: 2,441
I cut all my customers St. Augustine at 2.5 inches and it looks awsome. People like their lawns cut short here.
__________________
Ford and Chevy Trucks
Scag, Exmark, Wright, Toro, Snapper
Echo, Stihl, Shindaiwa
Lesco application equipment




Having employees that enjoy what they are doing and care about quality is what makes happy customers.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-04-2007, 10:28 PM
BLKSS BLKSS is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Texas
Posts: 82
I have a client that likes his St. Augustine cut at the highest possible height, my other clients like their St. Augustine cut short, both look great. i perfer it being cut at about 3 or 2.5 inches.
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 On
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 07:01 AM.

Page generated in 0.06592 seconds with 7 queries