Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Expert Lawns, Oct 13, 2002.


Do you use a Flex-Deck??

  1. yes

    6 vote(s)
  2. no

    41 vote(s)
  1. Expert Lawns

    Expert Lawns LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,660

    How many of you use a flex deck? i figured a poll would be the fastest way to find out. i'm looking into getting one. never heard of it untill i started with this website. so i thank you all for that.

    secondly, does the deck mess with your stripes? how does it attach etc..

    i'm sure Flex-Deck will have a strong post here.. hint hint

  2. rvsuper

    rvsuper Senior Member
    Messages: 930

    I would be interested in getting one if they could fit on one of my prolines-----can you do that FD?
  3. heygrassman

    heygrassman LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 509

    I have posted on this earlier. I am struggling to see how it could benefit me on a cost/benefit analysis. The xtra 18" would help if I had many gates to cut. The "trimming ability" seems to be ancillary unless there are more applications that I can envision that can not be done with the deck itself.

    I see a market, just would not work well for my applications... Just my $.02...
  4. Expert Lawns

    Expert Lawns LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,660

    about what do they run cost wise? i could really use one on this account i have, i'm sick of wiggling through tight tree lines. i get dizzy, and its time consuming.
  5. Ghee anyone wonder which one I voted?

    I will let Brad from Flex-Deck chime in before I give my 2 cents.

    It has it's place/places.
  6. ranger520

    ranger520 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 231

    I domoed the flex deck last week. I think it is so cool that I would like to establish a market for them in Minnesota.
  7. captdevo

    captdevo LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 932

    Brad has a nice attachment!!!

    it will certainly reduce trim time

    make slope/hill cutting along ponds and ditches easier and safer

    it doesn't stripe as well, but flip it up or pop it off and stripe away.
  8. wriken

    wriken LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,154

    Most of my propertys that I do are over 1 acre, so I would think it would be a great asset. I'll have to see if they can be mounted on a cub Tank M-60. It has a 5" deep deck.
  9. scott's turf

    scott's turf LawnSite Senior Member
    from NH
    Messages: 949

    Striping is just a matter of laying the grass over. I think if he invented the flex deck he could invent a little striping kit for it too. Probably not a big deal to do.
  10. Expert Lawns

    Expert Lawns LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,660

    where is flex-deck on this one?? c'mon ! :p

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