Competition Sneak Pic

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Critical Care, Jun 19, 2004.

  1. Critical Care

    Critical Care LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,654

    Do you guys ever take pics of your competition when they're working? It never hurts to keep an eye on your competition because you never know when you might just learn a new trick or two from them, such as the one below on a great way to prune a hedge.

    hedge pruning.jpg
  2. Tonyr

    Tonyr LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,973

    I'm guessing this is a joke, but now I can rest easy knowing I've seen it all now! LOL!

    I've seen guys shaping shrubs etc with trimmers, that's bad enough!
  3. EastProLawn

    EastProLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,110

    good one, lol :D
  4. precisioncut

    precisioncut LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 653

    Well, if anyone has the muscles to hold that up there and trim all those, more power to them.
  5. two_planks

    two_planks LawnSite Member
    Messages: 206

    Holy crap, thats friggen hillarious
  6. Mark McC

    Mark McC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,565

    I saw that photo in an advertisement in the newspaper recently.

    Nice job of scanning the image...newspring can't be easy to scan cleanly.
  7. Itsgottobegreen

    Itsgottobegreen LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,177

    There was a guy who did that. He picked up his push mower to trim the hedge. A branch caught the blade which spun it. Which cut off the guys hand. He sued the company that build it and won. I don't remember who mower it was.
  8. tiedeman

    tiedeman LawnSite Fanatic
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    Messages: 8,745

    I saw that in some retirement magazine a couple of weeks ago, I actually ripped it out and have it sitting on my desk with my papers. I was thinking of framing it just for a nice joke around the office
  9. txlawnking

    txlawnking LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,905

    That's hillarious, I've know dummies who would try it!
  10. Pecker

    Pecker LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,454

    I heard this same story and it was a physician!!! You'd think he'd have better sense than that. . .whomever he may be.

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