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Decision Time: JD vs. Ferris Walk-behind

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by scout_pete, May 27, 2005.

  1. scout_pete

    scout_pete LawnSite Member
    Messages: 52

    Will sign one agreement or the other on 5/31. Please advise:

    Mower 1:
    JD 7H19
    19HP Kaw
    7-Iron 54" Deck
    Mulching Kit
    Recoil start

    Mower 2:
    Ferris DD
    17HP Kaw
    52" Deck
    NO Mulching kit
    Recoil start
  2. KathysLGC

    KathysLGC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,345

    From looking at those two figures i would say Ferris. That's an $1100 savings.
  3. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,501

    You can buy that same size Ferris WB with a 23 Kawi on it for not a whole lot more...check it out IMO.
  4. John Gamba

    John Gamba LawnSite Fanatic
    from ct
    Messages: 10,812

    MR Rodfather is very correct. Do the 23 at any cost.

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