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Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by texas, Apr 16, 2006.

  1. texas

    texas LawnSite Member
    Posts: 192

    heres the deal. with gas prices @ 2.80/gallon, im thinking of downsizing my setup. heres what i was thinking:

    2006 ford ranger sport w/ 4.0
    12x6 open trailer w/ racks
    jd 737 60" ztr
    jd g15 36" wb
    jd push mower
    jd trimmers
    jd blowers
    jd edger
    other tools

    think i could do it?

    btw, as you can tell, i never have and never will own jd stuff again.:laugh: :laugh: jk
  2. qualitylawnmanagement

    qualitylawnmanagement LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,001

    Why not just drop one of your crews? If your other stuff is already payed for sell of the crew you don't want. Why go out and buy a $25,000 or more on a ranger? Keep the F-250 and big trailer and your two z's and one walk-behind.

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