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Old 08-05-2008, 10:57 PM
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I plan on saving for a while (prob. until the end of the year), then next spring get a new rider, most likely a WRIGHT 23/48 Stander, which would be perfect for medium sized yards, and can still run on the big yards. Also, I plan on ditching the enclosed trailer idea, for now. I plan on getting a 12' trailer w/rear and side gate, and start renting a storage unit thats a half mile from my school, and is also where my good lawn buddies store their stuff, so we can help each other out if needed.

Thats the plan... for now. (hint: I am ALWAYS changing my plans, and can never make up my mind)

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If you are looking at the trailer at TSC, carefully consider your decision. It's tough to load mowers on there without them catching on the rear gate and it is nearly impossible to load a W/B up the side gate. If you want more info, PM me
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Old 08-05-2008, 11:29 PM
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Mitch, I've seriously contemplated going down to a 12' trailer, but every time I start really thinking about it, I start thinking about all the things I can't get on it because of weight or size. Most of the time my 18' is overkill, but when it's needed, it's awesome. For example, I'm probably going to build a box on the front of it for leaves this fall, and still have enough room and capacity to still carry the deere and toro... no way you could do that with a 12'... I like the open also because I can load just about anything in it... mulch, dirt, rock, firewood, mowers, cars, furniture, and about anything else you can name.

If I were you, I'd for a 16 or 18' open and be done with it.
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Old 08-05-2008, 11:34 PM
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There is nothing wrong with changing ur mind alot, just means that you are putting more thought in to what u are spending u money on...
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Old 08-05-2008, 11:52 PM
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There is nothing wrong with changing ur mind alot, just means that you are putting more thought in to what u are spending u money on...
exactly right. im the king of this. but at times it bites me and i waste money too
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Old 08-06-2008, 11:44 AM
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you still wann get a compact loader mitch?
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I plan on saving for a while (prob. until the end of the year), then next spring get a new rider, most likely a WRIGHT 23/48 Stander, which would be perfect for medium sized yards, and can still run on the big yards. Also, I plan on ditching the enclosed trailer idea, for now. I plan on getting a 12' trailer w/rear and side gate, and start renting a storage unit thats a half mile from my school, and is also where my good lawn buddies store their stuff, so we can help each other out if needed.

Thats the plan... for now. (hint: I am ALWAYS changing my plans, and can never make up my mind)

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Old 08-07-2008, 12:38 AM
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you still wann get a compact loader mitch?
Possibly a JD 855/955 w/loader & mower. Then I could do more serious brush hogging in the summer, help with snow in the winter (plow is coming for my truck, but this would be great for residential), and help around the house as well. I've looked, and the best price I have found is $10k, so I may look at bigger models if i'm going to spend that kind of $.

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Old 08-14-2008, 08:05 PM
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Had some time today, and both cars were home (rare occasion, one is normally in storage), so I thought it would only be appropriate....


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Old 08-14-2008, 09:48 PM
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Just a question. Do you keep those magnets on those cars when you drive 'em around?
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Old 08-14-2008, 11:29 PM
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Just a question. Do you keep those magnets on those cars when you drive 'em around?
Not really. We rarely drive them, so the magents are really never on them. If I do take one of the vehicles to do a bid, I will throw the magnets on, then wipe off underneath the sign when I get home.

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Old 08-14-2008, 11:44 PM
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Why don't you just take your truck so they could see that your serious about it? I would think twice if i saw a kid pull up in a v dub convertible.
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