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Cuttin' It Close Lawn and Landscape stripes

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by Tyler's Lawn Maintenance, Apr 19, 2012.

  1. TriCountyLawn

    TriCountyLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,517

    Any kind of stripe kit on the 21" mowers and what height was the grass in those first pics ?
  2. ClipXE Software

    ClipXE Software LawnSite Member
    Messages: 18

    Have you ever heard a customer say, 'Those stripes look terrible?'. I don't think I have.
  3. Tyler's Lawn Maintenance

    Tyler's Lawn Maintenance LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 341

    Thanks guys for the comments! TriCounty, I don't use a stripe kit on my trim mowers, and the mower is set at a pretty high setting, mowing lawns like these, I'll check when I use it again!
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  4. electric

    electric LawnSite Member
    Messages: 168

    I had the split tail wheel kit on my walker. The stripes looked less busy with it less bumpy. Ended up removing it do to the lack of tight maneuverablity that it had with dual wheels on the single fork. Also dropped it into flower beds all the time. I missed the preppy look of the third wheel marks that walker leaves behind that didn't bother be as much as I thought. They still look clean with there cut. The mower is so fun to operator compared to a mid mount that I could never get sick of it!
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  5. Tyler's Lawn Maintenance

    Tyler's Lawn Maintenance LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 341

    I completely agree with you about the mower being more fun than a mid mount! Alot of people around here have Walkers. I have always wondered about the maneuverability of the unit with split tail wheels. Are they more trouble than they're worth?
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  6. electric

    electric LawnSite Member
    Messages: 168

    I wouldn't say the split tail wheel is more trouble than there worth. As Walker states when using it the maneuverability is slightley reduced in tight spaces. I personally enjoyed the original tight footprint that it is know for and missed that. To me look met less than the original design feel of the mower. If Walker wanted the split tail wheel on the mower they would have built all of the GHS models with it as standard equipment. I have kept current with changes to the mower as soon I find out from Walker talk magazine and dealer. In my view irrigardless of third wheel mark nothing comapirs to a Walker mower.
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  7. Cuttin it Close

    Cuttin it Close LawnSite Member
    Messages: 3

    Thats too funny..this is the first time ever on this site and someone has to have the same company name..Haha!
  8. brycesepp

    brycesepp LawnSite Member
    Messages: 111

    nice work man! i'm also in the greenville area.. i noticed in your other pictures of your ranger it has a blue ridge sticker on the back? that's where i went! lol.

    THEGOLDPRO LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,222

    Yea you and 200 other people, search cuttin it close on google and watch how many names pop up
  10. Tyler's Lawn Maintenance

    Tyler's Lawn Maintenance LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 341

    I actually went to TR! Haha but it's good to see someone else from the upstate! The ranger is lone gone now. I have a F150 now.
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