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Old 01-22-2004, 11:30 PM
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Second happiest day of my life

Was when I bought my Walker mowers.


Happiest day of my life was today...when I finally sold the last one!! Good bye and good ridance!!
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Old 01-22-2004, 11:34 PM
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Gettin rid of a 48" Bobcat hydro. What a giant green turd that thing has been.
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Old 01-22-2004, 11:36 PM
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Cant say i blame you, little story here about Walker mowers, i was doing a cleanup a few years ago on a zoysia yard, apparently all the grass felt like clumping up in the muffler of the mower that sat only about 5 inches off the ground. Needless to say the fire department showed up with 2 pumpers and had to extinguish about a 1/2 acre of grass before it hit the house. Never use a Walker again.
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Old 01-22-2004, 11:38 PM
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I can't wait to buy my second one, walker that is.
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Old 01-23-2004, 12:08 AM
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I'm picking up my second one on monday. It will be a very good day!
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Old 01-23-2004, 12:26 AM
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Cant say i blame you, little story here about Walker mowers, i was doing a cleanup a few years ago on a zoysia yard, apparently all the grass felt like clumping up in the muffler of the mower that sat only about 5 inches off the ground. Needless to say the fire department showed up with 2 pumpers and had to extinguish about a 1/2 acre of grass before it hit the house. Never use a Walker again.
Yours is not the only fire story I have heard. Only one of many design problems with Walkers.
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Old 01-23-2004, 12:30 AM
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But i will say this much, the Walker can mulch like no other, still not worth it though IMO
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Old 01-23-2004, 12:34 AM
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That remains to be seen. Got a Toro 355 on order. I have head good things about it. It has to be tougher than the Walker. Those things go down more than a $20 dollar street walker in NY!
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Old 01-23-2004, 12:42 AM
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The only guy that I see using those things is the old man down the street that lives on about 2 acres. He must like it, he cuts the grass about everyday, at 1/2in ,I swear.
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Old 01-23-2004, 12:42 AM
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I dont think Walker had commercial guys like us in mind when they desgined their mowers
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