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Debris vaccumes.

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by d6dozerlgp, Mar 20, 2011.

  1. d6dozerlgp

    d6dozerlgp LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    Is a Billy Goat debris vaccume worth the $1800.00 investment. I need to remove trash,leafs etc from a property weekly, but I have never used this machine and dont know how they perform.
     
  2. pavwa

    pavwa LawnSite Member
    Messages: 43

    Why not just use a mower with a bagger? I used to have an old billy goat that was given to me by my father in law about 5 years ago, I started it up used it on my own front yard for about 2 mins ( just to see if it ran) and it sat in my garage for the remainder of the 5 years until i gave it to a buddy. I didn't see the point in it since I have mowers with bagging systems.
     
  3. d6dozerlgp

    d6dozerlgp LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    The reason I dont use bagger mowers is because the leafs need to be removed from 2 inch rock beds and I dont want to damage my blades or send a rock flying thru a cars windsheild.
     
  4. ncknaklawns

    ncknaklawns LawnSite Senior Member
    from NY
    Messages: 379

    Can you blow them into the lawn and then use the bagger. Thats what I do and it is oh so quick.
     

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