What do you think guys.Need Input

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by jaybow, Dec 23, 2006.

  1. jaybow

    jaybow LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mi
    Posts: 1,089

    Here are a few of my new things to start new lawn service 2007.
    What do you guys think?And do you think its safe to start off with this truck pulling this trailer?The trailer is 6.5"by12" and is verry heavy duty.I will be hauling Q36 mower and two 21 inch mowers two weed trimmers, blower ,hedge trimmers,stick edger,walk behind edger, gas etc... The truck isnt much but it runs good 4.0 engine and its all I have to start.
     
  2. Lawn Enforcer

    Lawn Enforcer LawnSite Silver Member
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    Nice starter set-up. I think the truck will be fine for now. We pulled our 6x12 w/ a Toro 44" and a Dixon 50" and trimmers, blowers, gas, etc. with a Jeep Cherokee w/ a 4.0 straight six, and it was fine. How do you like the Samurai? How well does it turn?
     
  3. WALKER LANDSCAPE

    WALKER LANDSCAPE LawnSite Bronze Member
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    I think you will cruise from stop to stop. Just find your sweet spot for your mower on the trailer. (Nice little trailer by the way) We need one like that.
    I say you wpuld be able to put another Q44 on there in the future.
     
  4. DSLND

    DSLND LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Nice Setup! I really like that trailer! You should be fine with the truck for now i pull my trailer with a Z on it with my bro's S-10 (well he drives cuz im not old enough yet) and its a V-6. The only thing is if you expand and get a ZTR and its commercial duty i would recommend putting brakes on the truck then. -Mitch-
     
  5. DBL

    DBL LawnSite Silver Member
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    man you got if the mower slides strap it down the truck should have no problems with that even if you put another mower on there too
     
  6. Skimastr105

    Skimastr105 LawnSite Senior Member
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    Looks like a great setup. Make sure to strap down your mower though. I've seen some bad stuff happen to loose equipment.
     
  7. josh1981

    josh1981 LawnSite Senior Member
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    looks good. but missing the chainsaw!
     
  8. jaybow

    jaybow LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mi
    Posts: 1,089

    Yeah I want to get a stihl chainsaw.I do have a couple of other items not shown like stihl hedge trimmers and handheld blower etc.
     
  9. Tadams

    Tadams LawnSite Senior Member
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    You should do fine with that truck, trailer, and equipment.
     
  10. RedMax Man

    RedMax Man LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,053

    Looks great, just get some Green Touch fast straps for the Q36 mower. Just curious as to why you mounted the trimmer racks facing inside the trailer? I have the same racks but i mounted them so that they are facing outside. Thats a tough looking trailer.
     

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