Stripes 7/7/06

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by Signature Landscaping1, Jul 8, 2006.

  1. Signature Landscaping1

    Signature Landscaping1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mass
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    Here are a couple pics. I had taken the camera with me on friday, and snapped a few.

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  2. Signature Landscaping1

    Signature Landscaping1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mass
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    Taken this morning, i had to clean the house before a party, thought i would stripe the carpet. Heres what i was using
    Hoover Widepath 18'' Cut, stock striping roller, 12 amp motor.

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  3. jd-dave

    jd-dave LawnSite Member
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    yep when I get a house Im going to put geen carpet in it and vacume it like that. I allways vacume it like that anyways b4 I ever started striping my yard
     
  4. Up North

    Up North LawnSite Bronze Member
    from MN
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    LOL!! That's hilarious because I do the same thing when I have to vacuum and my wife hates it, tells me to save it for the grass! We should have a carpet striping contest.:)

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  5. FinerCutslawnCare

    FinerCutslawnCare LawnSite Bronze Member
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    ur grass is actually green...wow in iowa our grass is all brown and dormant and looks like crap!
     
  6. TriCountyLawn

    TriCountyLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
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    LMAO I do the same thing with our carpet from time to time. Its a sickness. I wouldnt ever admit doing it till today...hahaha funny stuff.

    My kirby lays down some mean stripes. ...haha
     
  7. Signature Landscaping1

    Signature Landscaping1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mass
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    Yep, the grass is still green, and that means more$$.
    A carpet striping contest is a must! We'll have to get one together soon.
    What kinds of vacums you guys running? lol
     
  8. Up North

    Up North LawnSite Bronze Member
    from MN
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    1989 Electrolux walk behind with two motors, single bagger, & one headlight. Would like to get a sulky for it but haven't found the right one yet. The thing still lays down a pretty mean stripe! :)

    Buck
     
  9. mulcahy mowing

    mulcahy mowing LawnSite Senior Member
    from ma
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    i'll beat all you at carpet stripping i've been doin it for years:laugh: , it's all in the mower ...eh vacuum:usflag:
     
  10. Signature Landscaping1

    Signature Landscaping1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mass
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    Sounds real powerful, Ill have to pull out my other secret weapon, lays a better stripe than the 04' Hoover. Its an 1993 Oreck, 1hp motor, single dust gobbler and dual headlights.:clapping:
     

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