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Commercial Trim Mower

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by HydroCutter, Jan 8, 2007.

  1. HydroCutter

    HydroCutter LawnSite Member
    Messages: 145

    I am looking for a new trim mower. I'd like the height adjustment to be at least 4" high. I've looked at the Lawnboy and the Toro and both only go to 3.25". I am trying to find out the height of a Snapper. Anyone know of any good trim mowers that will raise this high?


  2. greenbronco

    greenbronco LawnSite Member
    Messages: 31

    the honda commercial was redesigned and now goes to 4"
  3. ozd12005

    ozd12005 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 342

    Dont even waste your time looking at Snapper as it is a piece of cr*p

    MOW PRO LAWN SERVICE LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,568

    Look into billy goat,they have a contour small walk behind.
  5. HydroCutter

    HydroCutter LawnSite Member
    Messages: 145

    Hey Greenbronco, do you like the Honda?

    Ozd, why do you say that about snapper?

  6. lawnpro724

    lawnpro724 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,201

    Toro Proline, the best damn mower out there period.
  7. HydroCutter

    HydroCutter LawnSite Member
    Messages: 145

    The problem I have w/ the Toro's is that they only cut at 3 3/4", I need something higher...
    The dealer I deal w/ said stay away from Honda b/c there parts are way too expensive.
    He deals with Snapper and says he has had no complaints..I am pretty loyal to this dealer, I have not had a problem at all w/ him yet...Any suggestions?

  8. Scagguy

    Scagguy LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,522

    Get what you like and then buy bigger wheels to get the deck height to 4 inches.
  9. lawnboy dan

    lawnboy dan LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,711

    no way a snapper goes to 4inches. they have to be modifyed to go to 3.5
  10. lawnboy dan

    lawnboy dan LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,711

    honda parts are expencive but seldom break where a snapper breaks down very often (parts are cheap though)

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