Big stripes

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by firekilr2, Oct 23, 2007.

  1. firekilr2

    firekilr2 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 163

    Lets see some big area striping. Here is one of mine. 25 acres total done in 3 hours 15 min. with 2 260 gravelys, not in cluding trimming and blowing 1 hour more. will stripe the other way next year. (pic 2)


  2. RedMax Man

    RedMax Man LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,051

    Wow thats a big area. Nice stripes. How wide is the mower deck? do you go the same direction every time?
    What is that corporation of co. that owns the property?

    All my properties could fit in that whole area i think. None of mine are even as acre.
  3. Supper Grassy

    Supper Grassy LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,582

    very cool

    good for you that it is an open area
  4. MJS

    MJS LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,316

    That would be the place to try drawing designs in the grass. . . hehe some people don't take too kindly to that, though. It looks great.

    BTW how do you line up before you start the first pass? I've heard of using rods on the front of the mower, a distant object, GPS, etc. Just curious.
  5. ExclusiveLawnCare

    ExclusiveLawnCare LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 304

    wow, looking very nice, the other way are gonna be some serious lines, lol.
  6. 93Chevy

    93Chevy LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 42,040

    Somebody told me to mow "I love you" for my girlfriend. She'd get a kick out of that.

    What a way to ask your girlfriend to marry you...:waving:
  7. firekilr2

    firekilr2 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 163

    2 60" decks
  8. old oak lawn

    old oak lawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 703

    verry good. i wish i had a place that big. if you dont mind me asking what do you charge there and do you mow it weekly or by weekly ? the bigist we have is 3 acres and it takes 1 hour with 2 60" but you have to go 1/4 speed bacuse it is so rough and we charge $100.00 . thanks . looks good
  9. gorrell

    gorrell LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 536

    Here's a few we do weekly............Lynn

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  10. Matts lawn care

    Matts lawn care LawnSite Senior Member
    from MD
    Messages: 829

    Very nice defined stripe!

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