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Old 11-08-2008, 02:28 PM
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Very steep hills?

How do you guys cut unusually steep hills?
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Old 11-08-2008, 02:45 PM
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depending on the grade and size of the slope, I've done everything from using the string trimmer, to 'pulling' a cheap walk-behind (I was walking backwards) to renting a "full-float" mower or a "hover-mower"..It always works and looks best if the grass is 100% dry.
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Old 11-08-2008, 05:56 PM
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Old 11-08-2008, 06:07 PM
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Old 11-08-2008, 07:32 PM
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steep hills

we also use the faithful "Mexican attachments", on our weed eaters.
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Old 11-08-2008, 08:11 PM
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I usually just use the trimmer
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Old 11-08-2008, 08:29 PM
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Depends on how 'unusually steep' it is. Some of our steep hills (If there is a getaway plan), we will put the Ferris DD 52" on them, others we have to use a 21" or trimmers. We have experience in steep places, we mow three lawns on a road called 'Hillside Drive' that wont get mowed if there is ANY moisture on them.
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Old 11-08-2008, 10:02 PM
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How do you guys cut unusually steep hills?
depends on how steep and what is below the hill ( road , drop off , water just the think of a few I have 1 that I cut it on a 45 degree angle buit one I had that was above a major road so we went along the road so we wnr back and forth al the way to the top ..
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Old 11-09-2008, 12:39 AM
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Depending on the situation, I'll use the walk behind, if its bad enough I'll use the 21" and if it's too hard to put a mower on I will use the trimmer.
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