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Old 08-11-2004, 02:09 PM
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Bidding Help

I was asked to bid on a townhome neighborhood. It is like 6 blocks long with two streets branching off. it is absolutely HUGE! Do companies really pay tons of money to have these mowed?? because i am thinking it will literally be about $1500/week for me to mow this. it is pretty nice grass (for rental property) with huge back yards and sidewalks (lots of trimming). i will try and take some pics so you guys can help me bid this....hopefully i am not bitting off more than i can chew!
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Old 08-11-2004, 02:11 PM
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BTW i bought a new Grasshopper 725G2 60" and was thinking about buying a snapper 48 walkbehind? what does everyone think about this equipment?
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2006 Grasshopper 928D 61" (4,700 hrs!! )
2011 Grasshopper 930D
2005 JD 737 60"
Snapper 21" Hi-Vac Commercial
Lawnboy 21" Duraforce x2
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Old 08-11-2004, 02:12 PM
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also...i live in this area...should i bid different because of that?? and is it weird to mow where you rent?
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2006 Grasshopper 928D 61" (4,700 hrs!! )
2011 Grasshopper 930D
2005 JD 737 60"
Snapper 21" Hi-Vac Commercial
Lawnboy 21" Duraforce x2
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Old 08-11-2004, 02:13 PM
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Go for it...you can always finance equipment if you need it

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Old 08-11-2004, 03:07 PM
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here are some pics...this is only part of it...
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2011 Grasshopper 930D
2005 JD 737 60"
Snapper 21" Hi-Vac Commercial
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Old 08-11-2004, 03:07 PM
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2006 Grasshopper 928D 61" (4,700 hrs!! )
2011 Grasshopper 930D
2005 JD 737 60"
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Lawnboy 21" Duraforce x2
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Old 08-11-2004, 03:15 PM
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there are a couple of areas this size and one BIGGER!
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2006 Grasshopper 928D 61" (4,700 hrs!! )
2011 Grasshopper 930D
2005 JD 737 60"
Snapper 21" Hi-Vac Commercial
Lawnboy 21" Duraforce x2
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Old 08-11-2004, 03:16 PM
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two areas like this
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8.5'x24' King American Enclosed
2006 Grasshopper 928D 61" (4,700 hrs!! )
2011 Grasshopper 930D
2005 JD 737 60"
Snapper 21" Hi-Vac Commercial
Lawnboy 21" Duraforce x2
Shindaiwa: T2500 | T231 | T242 | LE261 | EB630RT | 488 | DH2510 | RS76S
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Old 08-11-2004, 03:18 PM
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btw...there are two entrances
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7'x18' Custom Open Trailer
7'x12' Big Tex Open Trailer
8.5'x24' King American Enclosed
2006 Grasshopper 928D 61" (4,700 hrs!! )
2011 Grasshopper 930D
2005 JD 737 60"
Snapper 21" Hi-Vac Commercial
Lawnboy 21" Duraforce x2
Shindaiwa: T2500 | T231 | T242 | LE261 | EB630RT | 488 | DH2510 | RS76S
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Old 08-11-2004, 03:21 PM
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the grass may look good in the pics...but walk through it...clumps everywhere...ate up trash everywhere...shi$ trimming job...and forget about blowing off...don't we have wind for that anyway LOL...down to it..the company that does it now sucks and takes them two days....they only work 4 hrs on it or so...b4 they come back the next day or even after that
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2006 Grasshopper 928D 61" (4,700 hrs!! )
2011 Grasshopper 930D
2005 JD 737 60"
Snapper 21" Hi-Vac Commercial
Lawnboy 21" Duraforce x2
Shindaiwa: T2500 | T231 | T242 | LE261 | EB630RT | 488 | DH2510 | RS76S
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