Down sizing equipment size to become more efficient??

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by KrayzKajun, Mar 30, 2013.

  1. White Gardens

    White Gardens LawnSite Fanatic
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    I tried out the Vermeer S800TX with the wider stance and much bigger loading capacity.

    Can't say that I liked it because of the size of the unit. Just seemed too big for tight spaces and not quite as nimble.

    Just sayin.......





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  2. SDLandscapes VT

    SDLandscapes VT LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 582

    I ll agree with White on this one--get a big stand on unit Ditch Witch or Vermeer and you don't lose the operator's labor--so easy to get on-off compared to getting in and out of the RC/PT 30. We have an SK650 and find that it pairs beautifully with a yanmar Vio 35 for most jobs--we also have the roll off truck

    I ll put my SK 650 grading against your RC/PT 30 any day
     
  3. SDLandscapes VT

    SDLandscapes VT LawnSite Senior Member
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    White--once you pair the mini with an excavator you won't worry about that backhoe
     
  4. BrandonV

    BrandonV LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,169

    1200 hrs. You got a steal.
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