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Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by tailoredlook, Sep 10, 2002.

  1. tailoredlook

    tailoredlook LawnSite Member
    Messages: 142

    Just wanted to know if any of you guys out there have ever used or demoed the convertible. You know the one that is a walk behind then you throw a switch and it becomes a rider.
  2. Floridalandcare

    Floridalandcare LawnSite Senior Member
    from Tampa
    Messages: 314

    What the hell are you talking about?Is it a Batmobile type mower?????
  3. 65hoss

    65hoss LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,360

    Do a search. I forgot who, but a long time guy around here has one that has been nothing but trouble. Rich?Maybe
  4. Evan528

    Evan528 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,144

    Rich Davis has one (Rich TLC). He said it has been sitting since he bought his DC. He had nothign but problems with the Rich convertable.
  5. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,497

    I've never seen one in real life. Only the ads. I'd STILL like to know who the girl in the ad is though!:p
  6. Premo Services

    Premo Services LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,516

    I would like to know who she is also.:cool:
    In a neighborhod where I work, last year there was a guy that had two of the convertible mowers. Seems every time he used them he was working on them. When I would pass, he would wave, and shake his head. He also looked kinda :mad:.
    His helper was cutting with a 48 inch belt drive mower. I said to myself, I would never get one of those. The idea looked kind of neat though.
  7. crazygator

    crazygator LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,048

    Rich Davis (rich dtlc) does have one and he says the company will not help him out. He has had problems with it and they either wont work on it, no parts, no return calls, no dealer support or something. Anyway didnt sound too good. I would stay away....far away!
  8. YLC1

    YLC1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 72

    A local dealer here that carries Trac-Vac products told me the girl in the Rich Convertible ads is the daughter of the companys owner.The same guy owns Trac-Vac and the Rich covertible company according to my dealer.Richard
  9. GreginAlaska

    GreginAlaska Banned
    Messages: 829

    Doesn't DR make something like this? I wonder if it is any good? For that matter is anything DR makes any good?
  10. plymouthvaliant73

    plymouthvaliant73 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 167

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