Which sulky do you prefer

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Supper Grassy, Mar 15, 2009.


Which of the Following Sulkys do you use

  1. 1 Wheel

  2. 2 Wheel

  3. Other - Describe

Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. Supper Grassy

    Supper Grassy LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,582

    what sulky do you like and why

    2 wheel
    1 wheel
    or other explain

    which would you reccomend for a snapper belt drive mower
  2. Green Finger

    Green Finger LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 839

    I learned on the one wheel. The two has more room. However the one is ok with me.

    So my answer is the one wheel.
  3. DillonsLawnCare

    DillonsLawnCare LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,100

    I have the 2 wheel pivoting sulky(for hydro mowers) Works great!!
  4. tyler_mott85

    tyler_mott85 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 582

    I've always used the two wheel pivot sulkies.

    I think from a physics (i guess?) standpoint I think that with two wheels it takes whatever bump you hit and cuts the force in half? Unless both wheels go into a hole at once. But I may be wrong and I've never used a single wheel.
  5. MileHigh

    MileHigh LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,466

    My one wheelers just plain screw the stripes right up, and can put some mean ruts in lawns because all of the pressure on one wheels and having a fat employee.

    I'm buying two wheelers before maintenance starts.
  6. Nick's Lawn Care

    Nick's Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 662

    I'm a pro-slide guy...

    But for a belt I'd go with a 2 wheel...

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