It's raining and I got bored...

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Dashunde, Sep 25, 2005.

  1. Dashunde

    Dashunde LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 628

    I was sitting there watching the softer side of Rita come down and looking at my torn foam grip after a short encounter with a mailbox - hit a soft spot coming over the curb. (glad I got my hand outta there).
    So I decided to replace the grip with some 7-strand 550 Paracord.
    It's definitely more comfortable, but I'm anxious to see how they vibes are.

    I trimmed about an inch off of the ends, too. That combinded with the not-so-grabby cord should keep the grips from grabbing ahold of my T-shirt during turns.

    I also removed those kill switch handles that kept rubbing a raw spot on my right hand.
    Does anyone know where I can get a generic Sea-Doo/Jet Ski type of dead-man switch to replace it?


  2. iluvscag

    iluvscag LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 741

    Looks Clean. :)
  3. Green Pastures

    Green Pastures LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,457

    That looks great!
  4. Varsity L&G

    Varsity L&G LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 418

    For the switch you can goto any seadoo, motorcycle cycle watercraft dealer and get one. Heck Advance or autozone might have them. They have everything else.

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