Blowout!

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by GreenMachine102, Apr 8, 2004.

  1. GreenMachine102

    GreenMachine102 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 219

    Today when I was cutting with my lazer z I noticed that I was getting alot of grass blowout from the discharge chute, every now and then a big chunk of grass will fly out. The grass was a little wet (dodged rain showers all day), is this normal in these conditions?
     
  2. Premo Services

    Premo Services LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,516

    Yea, it is normal, the grass is soaking wet and it sticks to underside of deck and comes out in clumps. I had this happen today and was really bothering me. The thing is, we haven't had rain for about a week. The absolute worste is when there are a lot of weeds, because they will hold water forever and really make a mess.

    If the problem keeps on, what I have found, is to cut the lawn, do trimming and give the soaking grass a chance to dry. Then raise the deck to the highest setting and go over again, it will disperse the clumps, and mabey have to use the redmax eb7000 and blow them to smitherenes.........:D
     

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