another picture of stripes.

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by PaulJ, Apr 28, 2004.

  1. PaulJ

    PaulJ LawnSite Bronze Member
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    I finally got the camera out again a couple weeks ago. So here is a pic of stripes from my 48" Hustler SWB. This was the first cut of the season on this yard. blue grass cut at 2.5 inches.

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  2. metro-hp_48

    metro-hp_48 LawnSite Senior Member
    from TN
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    Very nice Paul.
     
  3. wriken

    wriken LawnSite Silver Member
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    nice looking stripes
     
  4. charlies

    charlies LawnSite Senior Member
    from earth
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    that grass doesn't look blue!:D
     
  5. soccerlawn

    soccerlawn LawnSite Senior Member
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    sweet stripes..........
     
  6. ProStreetCamaro

    ProStreetCamaro LawnSite Platinum Member
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    2.5"? Jesus we never cut under 3". All of our lawns grow so fast that we end up cutting at around 3.5" because any less than that they turn yellow and leave a mess. By the way the stripes look great!
     
  7. KathysLGC

    KathysLGC LawnSite Bronze Member
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    What type of strip kit on that if any? They look well defined.
     
  8. PaulJ

    PaulJ LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,776

    Thanks for the compliments guys. No stripe kit just healthy turf and the light was at the right angle. I do have double blades on the mower. Only cut at 2.5 the first cut or two then start raising it to 3 or 3.5. until final fall cleanup. My mowers are all set at 3" 90% of the time.

    Here's a pic of the same yard from a couple of years ago when I was using the 36" lesco. same section different angle.

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