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Old 06-03-2004, 02:43 PM
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For LC only, why not a Van? They are cheap, you can find F250's and F350's vans that can haul anything plus, everything is enclosed for hiding various tools.

Use an enclosed small trailer and the rig is pretty safe.
Look for an used cared for Church van and you would probally have a decent rig.

Just a thought..
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Old 12-17-2010, 02:30 PM
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I was looking into buying a ford explorer sport trac.. are they any good? i know they just came out with them, but maby some of you will know. I would like it to haul my new 6x12 enclosed trailer. Thanks!
I got one , ive had it for like 3-4 weeks , cant complain , it is an 03 with 99k miles im the 3 owner , i cant complain , ima post some pics tonight
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Old 12-17-2010, 03:23 PM
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This is six years old.
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Old 12-17-2010, 04:54 PM
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this is six years old.
lol>>>>>>>>>>
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Old 12-17-2010, 10:35 PM
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Holy Smokes! this is an old thread! THANK GOD i didnt go and buy that. Since then i've had, and still have a chevy 1500 that i started out with and two 2500hd's. All great choices.
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Old 12-19-2010, 06:07 AM
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Sprot tracks are good transportion. Not the best for lawn care or landscapers. For a the average homeowner just ducky.

For the average LCO a half ton unless you plan to really upgrade. A 1 ton to pull a 6x10 might be overkill. A 16 foot with 3 or 4 larger mowers it makes sense.
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Old 12-23-2010, 02:26 AM
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buying a "sport trash" to run a lawn biz and pulling an enclosed trailer, well thats just setting yourself up for failure.

there is a reason that 99% of lawn guys use Trucks.

just get a crew cab truck and save yourself the uselessness of a sport trash...
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