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wheel barrels, 2 wheeled?

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by fga, May 1, 2005.

  1. grasswhacker

    grasswhacker LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,873

    As soon as my 1 wheeler goes I will also get a 2 wheel kind. Have looked at them for a while but the ol' 6 cu fter just keeps on truckin.
  2. Mo Green

    Mo Green LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,487

    Okay......how does it buy lunch?
  3. sildoc

    sildoc LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,925

    Agrifab 10 cuft 2 wheel buggy or barrow. Best I have ever seen. that thing will haul tons and make easy work out of it. When useing it as a barrow take the toung off or if you use it as a buggy behind a tractor or ztr extend the tounge. Plastic hopper makes for easy emptying. Best mulch barro in the business. only load 1/2 way for sod. make sure to put 5-10 psi extra for sod in tires.
  4. hole in one lco

    hole in one lco LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,793

    well ill tell you the first guy to bite it with the wheel barrel buys lunch. I ether running the fork or spreading.
  5. clc2003

    clc2003 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Ia
    Posts: 268

    since we have the wheel barrow debate going on, what does everybody prefer steel or poly?
  6. sildoc

    sildoc LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,925

    poly. No rust everything slides out easier. I go through at least one wb every 2 years with poly. I could get a longer lasting wb using a steel but production would slow. steel does not hold as much and the weight is a major issue.
  7. kppurn

    kppurn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 426

    I use ones with two wheels and 10 Cu. Ft. capacity.
  8. Green Pastures

    Green Pastures LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,457

    For me the 2 wheeled wheel barrows are the way to go. I have 2 of them and love them.
  9. sheshovel

    sheshovel LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,112

    Poly 8cu two wheeler is the way to go,I do still use my one wheeler for some stuff but
    I also have a wheelbarrow I bet none of you have tried,Called "Easywheeler"ordered from Leevalleytools.com, less than $100.00 works great for mulch and for tight places,and folds up small enough to haul both wheelbarrows with me.Rated to 1000lbs and is so cool cuz you lay it down open it up and rake or fork the mulch right in,great when unloading off my truck to just push it off into the thing..Check it out.Like I said I use all three it's only good for certain things.
  10. GreenMonster

    GreenMonster LawnSite Silver Member
    from NH
    Posts: 2,702

    Just got a poly two wheeled 8 cf. Awesome! Still use the one wheel job for beds with lots of plantings.

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