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Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by T Scapes, Mar 26, 2011.

  1. havenlax18

    havenlax18 LawnSite Member
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    Nice truck. Its good to get all stihl hand helds like you are doing. I play lacrosse and strath haven is about 20 minutes down the road from gv.
  2. T Scapes

    T Scapes LawnSite Bronze Member
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    i just picked up a new FS90R. next year ill added a 600 magnum and some hedge trimmers. my buddy who is going in with me had his dad give us his 48 exmark walkbehind echo weedwacker and small blower for free as long as we just we cut his lawn. the exmark is only 2 years old believe its a metro which saves us a ton of money
  3. T Scapes

    T Scapes LawnSite Bronze Member
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    went to the local dealer today which has a ton of equipment from kubota to exmark scag wright and grasshopper and a ton of other stuff. We were looking at 2 mowers the Exmark Lazer X series 60in deck 27HP Kohler engine. The other is a Scag Turf Tiger 61in Deck 25HP Kohler if i remember right. Also took a pic of a stander because i dont see to many and then 2 new hydro exmark walk behinds. We also are getting close to finalizing our equipment list for next year so here is what were think input welcome

    2011 Silverado 1500(my new truck) possibly another for when im away at school
    either a 6x12 big tex or 6.4x18 carry on high side trailer
    Exmark Lazer or Scag Turf Tiger
    Exmark Metro 48in walk behind
    Stihl FS90 R
    Echo Weed Wacker(forget model)
    Stihl BR600 Magnum
    Echo Hand Held Blower(forget model)
    Stihl HS 81T 24in Blade
    Stihl FC90 Edger
    Stihl MS290 Farm Boss
    Buyers Trimmer and Blower Rack
    Ames Hand Tools Jack Wheel Borrows

    if we missing anything also let me know but i think we got everything covered

    We got the Metro and both echo handhelds from my friends dad whos starting the company with me as long as we cut his yard

    exmark lazer X series.jpg

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    exmark viking and metro.jpg
  4. 2brothersyardcare

    2brothersyardcare LawnSite Silver Member
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    buy the attachment for the 90 for an edger and hedger it works alot better
  5. Chevy z71

    Chevy z71 LawnSite Fanatic
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    Mmmm those are nice wish i had a dealer like that.
  6. Chevy z71

    Chevy z71 LawnSite Fanatic
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    If you get scag i would get the truf tiger 61inch deck with a 27hp kawasaki.
  7. T Scapes

    T Scapes LawnSite Bronze Member
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    i already own the 90 or i would plus we wanted to have 2 dedicated weedwackers. We were considering the Kombi system but since i already bought the 90 for some stuff this year we just decided well get a edger. As far as the hedger goes id rather have the HS81. I dont see a ton of need around me to have an extension hedge trimmer.

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  8. T Scapes

    T Scapes LawnSite Bronze Member
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    were leaning towards the exmark right now or there are 2 Kubota ZD326s with under 100 hours for sale around me but if those dont last till next year well buy new. The only advantage we saw that kubota had for us was that i run ZD331's where i work now i saw i am pretty familiar with the machine which would help us with maintaining it. Alot of what we buy as far as mowers go will depend on what type of accounts we get
  9. T Scapes

    T Scapes LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Here is the new Silverado loaded down with 25 bags of black mulch for a job tomorrow

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  10. T Scapes

    T Scapes LawnSite Bronze Member
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    here are some pics of a tree my dad and i trimmed at our house and a driveway we did for my aunt spread all by hand which isnt the best but she wasnt looking for it to be perfect just wanted to build up some material and a couple more pics of the chevy

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