1. Missed the live Ask the Expert event?
    Catch up on the conversation about fertilization strategies for success with the experts at Koch Turf & Ornamental in the Fertilizer Application forum.

    Dismiss Notice

ebay may just be alright

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by launboy, Dec 6, 2004.

  1. launboy

    launboy LawnSite Senior Member
    from indiana
    Messages: 273

    just bought an aerator on ebay. It is a Bluebird 424 and is one good piece of machinery. Its about 2 yrs old, its has some scratches but the engine is super clean. It runs like a million bucks. I avoided the shipping cost so i drove the two and a half hours to pick it up and it was well worth it. I really don't like buying used equip. but i couldn't pass it up. I was especialy nervous about buying it off ebay, but it was everything the description said it would be. The best thing about it, it only cost $700, I could make that back with one 6-7 hour day doing 7-8 aerations. payup payup :D :)
  2. PaulJ

    PaulJ LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,774


    I was looking at some of the aerators on e-bay but none of them were close enough to me to pick up, and most won't ship even if I wanteed to pay extra.
    I rent a blue bird and they are very good machines.

Share This Page