Thomas Skidsteers??

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by PetalsandPines, Apr 13, 2004.

  1. PetalsandPines

    PetalsandPines LawnSite Member
    Posts: 248

    Anyone running THOMAS skidsteers, looking at a Thomas 153 for light landscaping, snow removal. Great Warranty 3years full machine warranty and 5 years main frame warranty. Looks like a go ahead purchase for me unless I get told straight by naysayers out there....Any Comments?
     
  2. Tigerotor77W

    Tigerotor77W LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Germany
    Posts: 1,891

    Seems like they are damned strong machines. Dealer network may be difficult to gain access to; Thomas isn't exactly your Starbucks of skid steers.

    Also, check out operator comfort. The machine doesn't seem to have a lot of padding or insulation and seems like it'll rattle the operator to death. Just observations, though, before you buy -- I haven't actually run a Thomas.
     
  3. AL Inc

    AL Inc LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,218

    How is your local dealer support?
     
  4. Rex Mann

    Rex Mann LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 621

    John Allin, a member here, has about 15 of the Thomas skidsteers. Maybe you could send him a PM.

    Peace,

    Rex

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