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Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by Greenday LLC, Aug 27, 2013.
I now plan on using my truck ( 2011 Toyota Tacoma 4X4 ) reducing total start up to around 10K
What's your eqipment list?
(1) Toyota Tacoma 2011 4x4
(1) Stihl FS90 Trimmer
(1) Stihl MS180C Chain Saw
(1) Hasqvarna DRT 17" Roto Tiller
(1) Mantis Tiller
(1) Hasgvarna 125B hand held blower
Below is what I will be purchasing for $10,500
(1) Husqvarna 54" PZ54 24.5 HP Kawasaki Engine Zero Turn Lawn Mower
(3) Husqvarna 323L String Trimmers
(2) Husqvarna 350BT Backpack Blowers
(2) Husqvarna 122HD45 Hedge Trimmers
(1) Husqvarna 455 Rancher Chain Saw
(1) Set of String Trimmer Racks (holds 3)
(1) 6 x 12 Utility Trailer with Dove Tail Lift Gate[/I][/B]
Why do you want husky so bad?
The price! Check out this set up.
Ya after looking at the msrp of $9700 on the mower, that's a good deal. Question is, is he far from you and do you have to take it to him for waranty work? I would suggest getting the grass collection unit and see if he can exchange a trimmer for a good edger.
I already had everything to trim, edge, mow, blow, and go because I had to do my own property.
Jeep TJ unlimited
42" JD LT 180
hand held blower
I have owned trucks whole life. I already had a chevy 2500 and would have it regardless of the business.
I had a JD x300 sold it and bought exmark Metro for what I sold JD for.
Traded a mint 12' aluminum snowmobile trailer for a mint 3500lbs drop axel built trailer w trimmer racks.
I did buy a Husquvarna 223l and BP blower from jackssmallengins. My homeowner trimmer was shot and needed a new one anyway.
I had all the hand tools needed and Husquvarna 350 chainsaw for firewood.
I'd say $300 for the blower and $220 for a Packem grass catcher as well as $300 for a Echo HT 152 hedge trimmer all of which I had jobs for prior to buying.
First set up was spring 2003
Truck 98 ram cost $14,000
Trailer custom built 2003 cost $4,000
2003 Lazerz with trac vac $10,000
2003 Metro wb with velky and side bagger $3,500
2003 2 br400s and 2 shin 231s $1,250
gas cans tool box $150
What a difference a decade makes now my 2 fleet trucks cost $60,000 and $65,000 apiece.