Be Honest! Place Equipment HERE!!!

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Husky, Aug 2, 2003.

  1. Heron Cove PM

    Heron Cove PM LawnSite Member
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    You are BACKING gear drive walk behinds on a trailer? WOW, or is it more like PULLING them on? Ah to be young again.
     
  2. qualitylandscaping

    qualitylandscaping LawnSite Bronze Member
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    lawnman_scott- Yes, customers must sign a contract. Age doesn't matter in NYS. If someone signs a contract, they are still bound to its terms, regardless of age.

    Heron Cove- I think you are referring to my picture with the two walk behinds behind the Ranger?? I love "pulling" them onto the trailer. I've found it helps to balance the weight better when they are loaded backwards..
     
  3. Heron Cove PM

    Heron Cove PM LawnSite Member
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    :D Enjoy it while you can.:dizzy:
     
  4. Bill Davis

    Bill Davis LawnSite Senior Member
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    one three man crew:

    truck : 2001 white ext. cab Ford F-250 powerstroke auto

    equipment :
    three shidaiwa T-270's
    three sthil br420's
    shhil hedge trimmers
    echo hedge trimmers
    shidaiwa t-230 for pole saw and long hedge trimmer attachment
    2003 2-cycle toro proline 21"
    2002 2-cycle snapper 21" The toro is a better mower BTW.
    2002 52 " Exmark 23hp Kaw Lazer HP
    1999 Gravely 36" 14hp kaw. with jungle wheels
    7x16 big tex landscape trailer for mowing grass
    6x10 big tex dump trailer for various landscape work and leaves
    16hp billy goat debris loader on front of dump trailer - excellent machine!
    I also have a John Deere 240 series II skid steer that I just bought for my landscape work. It is much better than my old bobcat. It is by far my favorite machine in the fleet.
     
  5. Grasshog

    Grasshog LawnSite Senior Member
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    I reckon I'm just going to have to figure out how to hook up this digital camera.
     
  6. SWD

    SWD LawnSite Senior Member
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    Okay, here it goes:
    '97 powerstroke 4dr dually
    '83 f150 4x4 (ranch services truck)
    14' enclosed trailer
    16' open trailer
    '02 Gravely 60" 262Z
    '02 Gravely ProG 36"wb
    '03 Ariens 21"wb
    '01 Massey Fergusen 1233 4x4 tractor with:
    T-5 power box rake
    Bushhog Squealer 60" shredder
    box blade
    John Deere 90 flail boom mower
    Lely 1200lb spreader
    numerous Stihl hand held components
    Neary model 170 spin grinder
    '97 National 84" mower
    16'cajun boat (for pump diving)
    and a bunch more stuff.
    What me and the boys use depend entirely on the work for that day. I do not do just mowing, landscaping - I am involved in a great many things.
    Crew size is job and eceonmy dependent. Highest was eight, now down to three.
     
  7. battags

    battags LawnSite Senior Member
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    Hey, that grass looks pretty green and healthy. Furthermore, it looks like a nice, dry, warm day. Boy, I wish I could enjoy a day like that in front of my computer, sippin' a cool Coke in the comfort of my homes A/C:rolleyes:

    For some reason, whenever I look out my window at home its either dark or raining.........:D

    battags
     
  8. lawncare3

    lawncare3 LawnSite Bronze Member
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    89' Mazda B-2600i w/ musical horn
    03' 5x10 open trailer
    96' 48" hydro snapper
    02' br-420c magnum
    02' Crapsman sp 21"
    99' Crapsman 21"
    03' shindaiwa T-230
    02' Crapsman Blower/Vacuum
    02' Crapsman Trimmer

    69- traffic cones

    Miscellaneous hand tools.

    Pictures to follow later...

    Traffic Cones:

    cones.jpg
     
  9. teamgeo

    teamgeo LawnSite Member
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    3 man crew in a 89 chevy 1500 with a 6x12 star trailer 52" toro z,36" wright stander,2 robin trimmers,2 robin bp blowers,2 robin hedge trimmers.
    2 man crew in a 2002 chevy 2500hd with a 6x14 dual axle cross country. 36" gs25 jd, 48" jd. robin trimmer and maruyama trimmer,maruyama bp blower and a craftsman hand blower.
     
  10. NYRookie

    NYRookie LawnSite Member
    Posts: 240

    1 man crew with an occasional helper.

    IF MOWING,

    2002 GMC 2500HD
    7'-16' trailer
    60" Exmark Lazer
    21" Honda
    1 Cub Cadet trimmer
    1 Echo trimmer
    1 Echo handheld blower
    1 5 gallon gas can
    1 2.5 gallon gas can
    1 portable air tank(full most of the time)
    1 Tool box with sockets,pliers, spark plugs, oil and a knuckle buster
    1 small spool spare line
    2 shovels, 1 flat, 1 round
    1 leak rake
    1 garden rake
    1 case of water in back seat


    If using tractor,

    25D New Holland tractor
    1 6 gallon can of fuel
    1 grease gun
    1 set of bolt cutters
    plus all the shovels and tool box

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