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ASV Hourly Rate?

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by rutwad, Oct 13, 2006.

  1. rutwad

    rutwad LawnSite Member
    from Alabama
    Messages: 179

    I bought a new ASV RC100 to use primarliy for brush cutting. However, I have a guy interested in me doing some bucket work with it. What is the average going rate?
  2. Scag48

    Scag48 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,067

    Find out what other guys are charging in your area. I've heard of skid steer rates as low as $50 an hour, we get $75 an hour for our 216 and got $85 an hour for our 277B. Our rates are on the higher end of the spectrum as I'd say $65 an hour for a 1500 pound ROC skid steer is a good national average. Prices across the US can be all over the board so check locally.
  3. Mike33

    Mike33 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,649

    Got my machine back this week. 2 drive chains and sprockets also new wheel bearings and seals.
  4. Scag48

    Scag48 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,067

    How's she feel?
  5. AWJ Services

    AWJ Services LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Ga
    Messages: 4,281

    On small jobs I include driving time.
    I shoot for 65 an hour.

    I also like too get at least 500 dollars a day.

    But remeber you have a big machine that works much faster than a smaller skid steer.

    So do not penalize yourself for having a productive machine.

    At full throttle it will burn several gallons an hour so do not let the fuel usage catch you off guard.

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