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Old 08-25-2013, 08:36 PM
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Sounds like he just needs a velke.
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Old 08-25-2013, 08:44 PM
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Originally Posted by LandFakers View Post
I know a guy who walks 50 lawns a week with his 48" WB. Right about now in the season he is calling me to mow for him while he cant walk with shin splints. Why walk when you can ride? I need a WB for properties but would never solely run one
That's crazy. I started running a sulky on mine when I hit about 10 lawns a week lol.
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Old 08-25-2013, 10:02 PM
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walk are a necessity in east mtns, lots of hills here but couldn't imagine mowing 3 to 4 acre lawns with just a walkbehind,kinda crazy and time comsuming.i use a 48" wb,52 zeroturn gravely and a 60" don't usually keep the 52" on trailer everday.I do not use a push mower at all don't own one in 5 years full time,never needed one.
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Old 08-26-2013, 01:48 AM
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I went from a ferris to a snapper walkbehind and love it. Only time I use it is in ditches, small yard and steep hills. Its a SW30 52' hydro. There is no way I would attempt to do lawncare without having one.
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Old 11-16-2013, 10:20 PM
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I ran the 21'' 52'' combo for a couple months. The cheap 21'' was horrible and not meeting my standards. I bought a 36'' metro for DIRT cheap! You don't even want to know and how much I only have in it. The results leave me smiling every time I finish. Oh an backyards are not a problem now and completed with a stripe 2x as fast. I used to be diehard only one brand, but with this economy it has made me say whatever produces the best cut for what we can afford and reliable with a QOC
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