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Old 08-20-2013, 07:15 PM
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Advice Needed PLEASE HELP ME!!!!

I am looking for a new mower and I have found several different options, please help me decide on which mower to buy!!!!

ALL ADVICE NEEDED the pros and cons of each mower especially!!!

#1: http://baltimore.craigslist.org/grd/4004236337.html
#2: http://fredericksburg.craigslist.org...994643099.html
#3: http://fredericksburg.craigslist.org...925953786.html
#4: http://easternshore.craigslist.org/grd/3979703228.html

I prefer the cheaper but I want the mower that will give me the best value, it would be used for mostly residential with maybe an occasional commercial. Most accounts will be bagged.

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Old 08-20-2013, 08:09 PM
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36 seems too small for most yards. Id either get 2 or 3, preferably 3. Why walk when you can ride? VRides hold value and the deck is one of the best in the industry. Go with
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Old 08-20-2013, 10:42 PM
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I'd go with 2 or 3 myself unless you have top notch lawns in rich neighborhoods then I'd go walker. The diff between 2and3 is if you do this as a hobby or do or want to be full time
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Old 08-20-2013, 11:06 PM
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If you are going to collect clippings most of the time get the walker. Do you currently bag? I have a ghs model but don't bag except in fall for leaves. Saves a lot of time & effort.
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Old 08-21-2013, 09:40 AM
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Holy cow them prices are starting to make me feel a little better about the so-called deal I got, although I like the mower I think I'd skip on the Scag because it seems high, I'm not so sure about that Walker because I can't see enough of it... That leaves two, you could almost get them both, the stander and the Exmark if they'd come down a little, the Exmark would be a steal at $1400 and if the V-ride dealer would come down $400... Well, if each of them only comes down a little you could get the two for 7 grand, that way you'd have one for gated areas and a backup it is always good to have two mowers, still kind of need a 21" but I'm just thinking out loud, have a nice day.
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Old 08-21-2013, 11:55 PM
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#3 or #4 I would get 4 though It's a pretty good deal...
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Old 08-22-2013, 08:39 AM
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No idea considering none of us on here know what type of mower you actually need.
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Old 08-22-2013, 10:12 AM
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Like above said you have a selection of mowers that are all over the place in terms of productivity and purpose. All will provide a very high quality of cut. I have that exact Exmark Metro, but the lawns I cut with it are all under 1/2 acre (2 exceptions) most are around 1/4 acre high end lawns w/ treatment. I'm also just starting on my own after working for years for another company so my funds are limited. Do you have 5 small lawns or 50, makes a big diff on justifying a more expensive mower.
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Old 08-25-2013, 07:25 PM
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Scag V-Ride Opinions PLEASE HELP ME!!!!

I am liking the Scag V-Ride more and more... Looking for input before I spend the $$$$. Any pros or cons I need to know about?

Please Help ME!!!!
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Old 08-25-2013, 08:11 PM
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When I demoed the v ride I didn't like how it turned. It seemed front heavy or like the casters were to right. Maybe it was just me
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