Using a push mower on that little strip

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by jds720, May 5, 2008.

  1. jds720

    jds720 LawnSite Senior Member
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    does any body use a push mower vs z on the strip of grass from the street to the side walk? just thinking it might look cleaner with a push...
     
  2. bohiaa

    bohiaa LawnSite Fanatic
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    I do it on some customers.....

    seems were leaving ruts only in that area.......
     
  3. MJS

    MJS LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Always. Yeah, the ruts were becoming an issue.
     
  4. jds720

    jds720 LawnSite Senior Member
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    ok so im not completly crazy!
     
  5. NOOB

    NOOB LawnSite Member
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    mine fits in most of them perfect one pass but yes I have used it cuz of the ruts
     
  6. bohiaa

    bohiaa LawnSite Fanatic
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    nope, Not CrAzY....

    in Fact I'm proud that you notice detail that close..... Your a PRO.....
     
  7. RickR1818

    RickR1818 LawnSite Senior Member
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    I just decided today that I was going to start this. My problem isn't rutting so much as scalping.
     
  8. topsites

    topsites LawnSite Fanatic
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    I raise the deck to compensate but it does take time to figure out by how much and it varies from one sloped strip to the next.
     
  9. jds720

    jds720 LawnSite Senior Member
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    ok with that in mind, what push mower should i go with??
     

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