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Old 02-20-2015, 02:55 PM
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How's the Cut Quality on the newer Dixie Chopper Models?

Like 2013 and above....

I used to have a client but he backstabbed me and went with a private company. His lawn looks beautiful in the summer, the stripes were better than anything I have ever seen. I asked him what mower is cutting his yard so good, he said a 2014 Dixie Chopper XCaliber 33hp Generac 66inch Deck. Do Choppers actually cut THAT good? I was drooling over this lawn of his, it was immaculate.
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Old 02-20-2015, 07:12 PM
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How's the Cut Quality on the newer Dixie Chopper Models?

I saw a demo where they had 6 blades instead of 3. They call it the X blade. Sounds like a good idea. It was on the Excalibur model.
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That's reason I keep buying them since 1985 is the cut

X blades I don't like , it pulls down the motor more
My 10,11,12,13 came with them X blades That is one thing I removed when I bought the mowers.
They might work better on different grass then my thick Fescue lawns.
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Old 03-04-2015, 07:17 PM
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That's reason I keep buying them since 1985 is the cut

X blades I don't like , it pulls down the motor more
My 10,11,12,13 came with them X blades That is one thing I removed when I bought the mowers.
They might work better on different grass then my thick Fescue lawns.
I have a 2010 Dixie chopper 50". What blades do you use ?
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Old 03-04-2015, 08:31 PM
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I have a 2010 Dixie chopper 50". What blades do you use ?
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I use Oregon Blades The Rolled lift blades

Even on 50'' I don't run 50'' anymore but few guys runs chopper I sale blades to
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Old 03-04-2015, 08:38 PM
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I use Oregon Blades The Rolled lift blades

Even on 50'' I don't run 50'' anymore but few guys runs chopper I sale blades to
You sell blades too ? How much for the ones your talking about for a 50" ?
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You sell blades too ? How much for the ones your talking about for a 50" ?
My book is at the shop Yes I sell blades to local people

Last fall when I order them 50'' isn't something I order all time So I cant remember the price I can check tomorrow
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Old 03-04-2015, 10:31 PM
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Don't about cut quality on newer machines but they used to be big around here with awesome cut quality but most commercial guys have gotten away from them due to decks wearing out to quickly, 10 gauge and not 7 like the rest of commercial mowers. I was actually told today by an ex-Dixie Chopper Dealer that Dixie Chopper just signed a contract with Tractor Supply to start selling commercial machines through TS. Everyone's selling out to box stores... Just saw Hustlers at Lowes last week!
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Old 03-05-2015, 12:57 AM
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Don't about cut quality on newer machines but they used to be big around here with awesome cut quality but most commercial guys have gotten away from them due to decks wearing out to quickly, 10 gauge and not 7 like the rest of commercial mowers. I was actually told today by an ex-Dixie Chopper Dealer that Dixie Chopper just signed a contract with Tractor Supply to start selling commercial machines through TS. Everyone's selling out to box stores... Just saw Hustlers at Lowes last week!
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You must have sandy soil
I never wore out a deck

7Gauge deck isn't going stop it from wearing out in sandy soil might pro-long little longer
I never heard that but never know these days
They wont sell the big models be more the Homeowner models.
I'll ask my daughter in-law She runs my local TSC store
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My book is at the shop Yes I sell blades to local people

Last fall when I order them 50'' isn't something I order all time So I cant remember the price I can check tomorrow
We're you able to find out a price on the blades for a 50" Dixie chopper ?
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