Off topic..fuel prices.

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by Mike Leary, Nov 1, 2007.

  1. Mike Leary

    Mike Leary LawnSite Fanatic
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    Diesel here is $3.74 & climbing. We're going south to Arizona next week.
    Weather depending, we'll either hop thru E. Oregon to Nevada & out to Salt
    Lake & down thru Las Vegas or down I-5 thru Oregon & California, cutting
    over the hill at Bakersfield. How's the fuel prices?:confused:
     
  2. hoskm01

    hoskm01 LawnSite Fanatic
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    I thought they were bad, but compared to 3.74, Im feeling pretty good. 259 for unlead and about 3.00 for diesel. Of course I have diesel. Thats Phoenix pricing. Further you are from the big city, its a bit more. Flagstaff is about 320 for diesel Ive heard from a friend.
     
  3. bobw

    bobw LawnSite Senior Member
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    hmmm...time to do some conversions... 96.9/litre... about $3.90 CDN for a US gallon... so...... call it $4.10 USD/US gallon for Diesel...
     
  4. BrandonV

    BrandonV LawnSite Platinum Member
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    we're holding at $3.25/gal :-( i don't mind high fuel prices as long as diesel is cheaper than gas (like it's been the majority of my life, just doesn't make sense)
     
  5. jcom

    jcom LawnSite Senior Member
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    We will be heading south NEXT Nov. . Anticipate a Nevada/Arizona destination.

    Our first southern trip with our motorhome for the winter.

    Looking for advice/opinions on where to go???

    John
     
  6. Kiril

    Kiril LawnSite Fanatic
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    Last I saw it was somewhere around $3.55 - $3.65 here, and is considerably more expensive than any of the unleaded gases.

    And darnit I need to fill up too :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry:
     
  7. Rotor_Tool

    Rotor_Tool LawnSite Senior Member
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    When did Toyota put a diesel engine in the Prius? Aren't you always preaching conservation to us?:cool2:
     
  8. Kiril

    Kiril LawnSite Fanatic
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    :nono: Now everyone knows Pinto's rule!!!!
     
  9. Southern Signature

    Southern Signature LawnSite Member
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    ya diesel is about $3.10 here in georgia and gas i wanna say is about $2.90... all our trucks are diesel though.
     
  10. Read these posts and my dream work truck/nap machine just went from a diesel back to unleaded.
     

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