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Homemade Z on Ebay

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by jmurphy, Sep 3, 2006.

  1. jmurphy

    jmurphy LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 273

  2. MudslinginFX4

    MudslinginFX4 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,170

    Hmm... interesting!
     
  3. guven

    guven LawnSite Member
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  4. All_Clear

    All_Clear LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 443

    Wow for the time and money spent wouldn't buying a complete unit make sense.....

    Nice hobby i guess.... I admire the guys talent...



    All Clear
     
  5. Mr.Mow-It-All

    Mr.Mow-It-All LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 506

    What is the point. Just buy a rider
     
  6. newz7151

    newz7151 LawnSite Silver Member
    from Tejas
    Messages: 2,419

    I'd hate to be him though if somebody is injured on one and tries to sue Scag and Scag finds out that somebody is out there modifying and selling something that was not engineered as a rider unit and possibly putting Scag in a liability situation. Also, why would anyone buy something that has been "rigged" together to the point you likely would not be able to find off the shelf replacement parts?
     
  7. Liquidfast

    Liquidfast LawnSite Senior Member
    from Ontario
    Messages: 739

    I am thinking of sending him my sutech stealth and turning THAT into a rider. I would pay a mint to see myself on that. :laugh:
     
  8. Idealtim

    Idealtim LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 939

    I saw that about a year ago, i guess he's been doing it for a while. i am a little scepticle of how good they are. There is probly certain stresses in a rider that a wb can't handle[for instance, casters.] They are tempting when one is 1,000$ and a real rider is 6500$ at least.
     
  9. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,163

    wow, looks like he does a nice job and knows what he is doing! looks comfortable and i like the controls on it
     
  10. Brendan Smith

    Brendan Smith LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,195

    deck height adjustment? the fist of many questions i would have about this thing...
     

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