how long would it take?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Frontier-Lawn, Sep 5, 2005.

  1. Frontier-Lawn

    Frontier-Lawn LawnSite Silver Member
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    ok a development with 900 5,500sf lot's how long would it take, with a 42" jd, 22" push for tight areas (between homes), and blower trimmer edger. with say 3 guys.
     
  2. bobbygedd

    bobbygedd LawnSite Fanatic
    from NJ
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    22 days..........
     
  3. willretire@40

    willretire@40 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from VA
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  4. willretire@40

    willretire@40 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from VA
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    sorry forgot to say but with a jd z maybe 18 days but would have to work 10 hour days cutting 50 a day with no break downs.
     
  5. Frontier-Lawn

    Frontier-Lawn LawnSite Silver Member
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    ok it would make me no less then $28,500 a month. so it would be mowed with then 3 48" z's 2 26" exmarks and all the hand equipment need to do it. and 5 guys.
     
  6. Richard Martin

    Richard Martin LawnSite Fanatic
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    If you and your guys could get through 36 of them a day then it would take 5 weeks. You have to be able to complete 180 of them a day to get it done is 5 days. That's 22.73 acres a day of edging, trimming, blowing and mowing, 5500 sq ft at a time. You're gonna need more help.
     

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