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LCO duties during winter months

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by b727guru, Feb 9, 2006.

  1. b727guru

    b727guru LawnSite Member
    Messages: 56

    I drive around town every day and notice something odd. ( at least from this point of view).

    Why do I see LCOs carrying their trailer around town completely full with all the equipment they own. To me this is a great time to unload that ZTR or walkbehind and loose some of that load for fuel conservation pruposes.

    Unless you're mowing in the winter ( Bermuda is dormant here) why carry all your equipment around town day in and day out?

    Just an observation and curious; not critizing...
     
  2. Jpocket

    Jpocket LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,281

    They might have fall clean ups to fininish, and most companies around here use a ZTR for fall cleanups so..........
     
  3. b727guru

    b727guru LawnSite Member
    Messages: 56

    Well that answers early winter questions and the need to either mulch or bag leaves. I didn't think about that.

    But the rest of the year?

    You could leave that thing at home for at least 3 months without having to carry it around town all day.
     
  4. jtkplc

    jtkplc LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,656

    Maybe they have self-esteem issues and by carrying their equipment around it gives them a warm, fuzzy feeling...
     
  5. grass_cuttin_fool

    grass_cuttin_fool LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,526

    Advertising..........IT got your attention and Im sure others saw it also. When spring comes they might remember the name on the trailer.

    wayne
     
  6. sheshovel

    sheshovel LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,112

    I think ya otta follow them to see where the work is!
     
  7. Jpocket

    Jpocket LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,281

    LOL...Now thats funny
     
  8. kc2006

    kc2006 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,443

    Thats good right there haha
     
  9. CLARK LAWN

    CLARK LAWN LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,526

    maybe they are taking it to auction
     
  10. nobagger

    nobagger LawnSite Gold Member
    from Pa
    Messages: 3,065

    In between snow storms here I ran my mowers to storage and people looked at me like I was nuts:dizzy: I just waved and smiled. Like Sheshovel said follow them to find the work,lol.
     

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