I need one of these...

Discussion in 'Homeowner Assistance Forum' started by avguy, Apr 24, 2012.

  1. avguy

    avguy LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 565

    I was setting some equipment at a convention center today & a guy rolled in with one of these. It's a remote controlled mower that supposedly will handle a 42 degree slope. It can be yours for $40k. Pretty cool.

  2. Madson26

    Madson26 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 8

    Very cool, just not 40k cool...
  3. Bigfish8

    Bigfish8 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 56

    I am making an assumption here but I would guess an operator has to stand, watch the machine and drive it with the remote control. I cannot imagine spending an extra $30,000 or so to cut grass with a remote control. Maybe I feel this way because I don't have or ever expect to have $40,000 to spend on a mower.:rolleyes:
  4. avguy

    avguy LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 565

    This is a specialized slope mower. It has an attached winch which when properly anchored will allow it to mow an even steeper slope. It was not intended to be used as a primary mower to cut a level 1/2 acre lot......:)
    Last edited: Apr 24, 2012
  5. Capemay Eagle

    Capemay Eagle LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,752

    Very cool indeed! $40K, not very cool!

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