ever had a bad day like this?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Mico Landscaping design, Jul 22, 2004.

  1. Mico Landscaping design

    Mico Landscaping design LawnSite Member
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    wensday morning the six of us pulled up to do the biggest job we got which is all togehter 43 acres but we mow 20 with 4 60' mowers blah blah...... first mower comes off BACK flat tired no big thing go get it fixed..... 1/2 hour down time.... Get back get my mower back FRONT tire is FLAT so buy then i am thinkin oh what a great day what else could go wrong.... 2 minutes later The brand new mower FRONT tire is flat so its not even 7 30 am and i got 3 flat tires AHHHHHHH... so throw 2 of the mowers on and go get them fixed.... no problem another half hour down GRRRRRR get all that done... go to pull one of the mower's back on trailer the tention bar IS BROKE GRRR so down a mower now..... SO YA thats how my day went... then i was whipping the last little bit buy a fence GOT stung not 1 time BUT 4!!!!! sooo i think that was the worst day of the year.... any one else beat that lol just wanna see ..
     
  2. all degree

    all degree LawnSite Senior Member
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    Not as bad but last night I ran over a discharge hose that will cost me $50 to fix and the next lawn completly tore off a wooden gate that will cost me $75 to fix.

    Its the time to do fix these that really hurts. First time all season I did any damage.
     
  3. Avery

    Avery LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Plug kits man...they are cheap insurance.
     
  4. walker-talker

    walker-talker LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Midwest
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    Maybe you should consider carrying some Slime and a small compressor with you. It's helped me more than a couple times. I had a couple flats in one week, at the beginning of the season. Went through and slimed ALL tires.
     
  5. premier lawn care

    premier lawn care LawnSite Member
    from Tx
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    Go get a simple plug kit from Wal-Mart
     
  6. WigginsLandscaping

    WigginsLandscaping LawnSite Member
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    Well i shat myself about 25 miles from the house in the middle of the heat on a busy day. Had no clothes to change and had boxers and shorts on. Damn it sucked soooooo bad words can;t explain. I would have taken that day over mine anyday of the week.
     
  7. bigdaddyspags

    bigdaddyspags LawnSite Member
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    is that the same as a "shart"?
     
  8. EastProLawn

    EastProLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
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    without bad luck you'd have no luck at all. Sorry to hear about your bad days, hope things turned out ok.
     
  9. QualityLawnCare4u

    QualityLawnCare4u LawnSite Gold Member
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    Wiggins, thanks for sharing that with us LOL now that was a bad day!

    Danny
     
  10. ElephantNest

    ElephantNest LawnSite Bronze Member
    from La.
    Posts: 1,878

    LMAO

    I almost spit my Chips Ahoy cookies all over the monitor.
     

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