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Blade placement

Discussion in 'Hustler Turf Equip (Archived)' started by The Lawn Patrol, May 23, 2007.

  1. The Lawn Patrol

    The Lawn Patrol LawnSite Member
    Messages: 16

    Looking for some feedback. I have a 48" TrimStar. I have two customers who insist on me bagging their clippings. Up until recently I was running the stock fusions (very happy with them). I bought a set of gators and noticed the clippings are not being thrown into my accelerator as well.

    I understand what it happening; I believe the gators are doing their job of keeping the clippings in the deck longer. Here is my questioin: I thought about running a gator on the trim and mid spindle and putting a stock fusion on the discharge spindle.

    Any thoughts?

    Thanks

    Kevin
     
  2. mowerconsultant

    mowerconsultant LawnSite Fanatic
    Male, from Syracuse, NY
    Messages: 9,769

    That would do it.
    The problem is the Gator does not have a solid lift to push the grass into the catcher the way it needs to.

    Pj
     

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