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Does anyone own a Gravely PM272z?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by TDH Lawncare, Aug 25, 2004.

  1. TDH Lawncare

    TDH Lawncare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 5

    My Church Has 3 PM 260s and was wondering how much better the 272s were.
    Thanks-- any post is appreciated.
  2. Precision

    Precision LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,995

    Better is relative. If you mean faster cut, sure. Probably in the neighborhood of 15% Real world. But you are more likely to scalp in turns and be underpowered in thick growth.

    I bought a PM 260 just for that reason. Well that and the 72 just wouldn't fit on most of my residential accounts.
  3. ProStreetCamaro

    ProStreetCamaro LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,262

    The 260's are a beast of a mower! 272's are a bit to big IMO.
  4. TDH Lawncare

    TDH Lawncare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 5

    there is about 10 acres to mow and we want to get done faster--what do you mean by thick?

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