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Ground Blowers

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by AGG Lawn Maintenance, Jun 9, 2000.

  1. AGG Lawn Maintenance

    AGG Lawn Maintenance LawnSite Senior Member
    from Elberon
    Messages: 422

    Has anyone seen the new Billy Goat blowers with a 16 H.P. I heard they go for about $3,000. Does anyone have one?
     
  2. Getmow

    Getmow LawnSite Senior Member
    from VA
    Messages: 445

    The biggest I have used is a 13hp Little wonder...none better.
     
  3. Barkleymut

    Barkleymut LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,117

    I have a 9 hp Honda Little Wonder. Super power, I don't see much need for any more power, and we have some huge leaf cleanup jobs here in Virginia.
     
  4. Lazer

    Lazer LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,446

    The Billy Goat is self propelled.<p>Sure, the Little Wonder 9 & 13hp are the best, most powerful in their class, but pushing and pulling them around is fatigue inducing.<p>I would be inclined to get a 13hp Little Wonder and mount it on a &quot;Blower Buggy&quot; from JRCO.<p>Use the blower to blow and your mower to propel it.
     
  5. Barkleymut

    Barkleymut LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,117

    Lazer, that is exactly what I plan on doing with my 9Hp L wonder this year. I have plans on doing some &quot;stone type&quot; modifications to make my own to put on the front of my ZTR.
     
  6. curlawngreen

    curlawngreen Banned
    Messages: 309

    For $3000.00 it should come with TAG
     
  7. Forget about picking up leaves.<p>Just buy a set of mower blades.<p>http://www.shreditblades.com/
     
  8. Firebrand

    Firebrand Banned
    Messages: 32

    Stone, Have you used the shredit mower blades? If so how well do they work? And are they worth the $50 (each) price tag?<p><br>
     

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