Bobcat 48" wb belt.........good price??

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by TONTAGE, Oct 19, 2008.

  1. TONTAGE

    TONTAGE LawnSite Member
    from CT
    Posts: 193

    Hi-
    ran into a old friend today and he told me his lady friend has a 1 yr old bobcat mower with 7 hours on it for 1300 bucks.her husband passed away,it was his.from what ive been told she has the reciept and he paid something like 3500 for the thing new?? I know scag belts dont even cost that much new.ive always been a scag guy therefore i dont know the performance or reliabaility of the bobcats.is it worht the 1300 bucks?? I thought about going over there with 1000 cash and seeing if she would take it.i would appreciate any input.
    Thanks in advance
     
  2. STIHL GUY

    STIHL GUY LawnSite Fanatic
    from CT
    Posts: 5,225

    i payed $1700 for one with 365 hours. it was a good investment and works great
     
  3. TONTAGE

    TONTAGE LawnSite Member
    from CT
    Posts: 193

    Wow,thanks for the reply.good to know
     
  4. oakwdman

    oakwdman LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,297

    that is a STEAL! If you buy it and don't want it i would buy it from you for $1k!!! you could probably get $2500 for it if you decided to turn and sell it.
     
  5. Wittapp

    Wittapp LawnSite Member
    Posts: 195

    I have a 48" bobcat belt drive that I purchased used abot 12 years ago. I still use it as a backup. Great deal. I would do it in a hearbeat
    Dave
     

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