Billy Goat

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by gaither, Jan 18, 2006.

  1. gaither

    gaither LawnSite Member
    Messages: 41

  2. lawnprosteveo

    lawnprosteveo LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Tulsa
    Messages: 1,930

    Ive never used one but Ive seen alot of them on trailers around here. Just seems to me my walkbehind with a bagger will do just as well...IMO
  3. lawnman_scott

    lawnman_scott LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,547

    I have one. We mostly deal with oak leaves here, and it wont get the leaves that are in st augustine grass too well, too thick and not powerful enough. But if you blow the leaves onto concrete it is great, or if its a sparce lawn. its also good for commercail properties that have islands that are a pain to blow, like a car dealship. Easier to just suck the clippings up sometimes and just blow the curbing.
  4. BobR

    BobR LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 714

    Bought one (used) a few years ago used it a couple of times and promptly put it up for sale. IMO - not suitable for turf applications - why? - Underpowered, slow and plugged frequently when twigs were encountered.
    If you have a lot of time to play around you might find this equipment useful but if you want to 'git-r-done' grab a rake and a tarp and think of all the money you will save.

  5. kickin sum grass

    kickin sum grass LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 628

    hey Gaither,
    I just sent you an Im.

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