Lesco Mower Price Question

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Florida 5 Star, Oct 25, 2003.

  1. Florida 5 Star

    Florida 5 Star LawnSite Member
    from Florida
    Messages: 92

  2. locutus

    locutus LawnSite Bronze Member
    from NC
    Messages: 1,266

    Dont Know about their ztrs,but it seems like a good deal.
  3. geogunn

    geogunn LawnSite Gold Member
    from TN
    Messages: 3,010

    I'd give $3k (current bid) for that unit in a heart beat.

    that is, of course, assuming all is as described.

  4. Envy Lawn Service

    Envy Lawn Service LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,087

    Notice it is a stamped deck, not the newer fabricated one. May not matter though as I know nothing about that deck. Just thought I'd point that out.
  5. DennisF

    DennisF LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Florida
    Messages: 1,381

    The deck looks to be too shallow and kind of light weight. Stamped decks can be damaged very easily and they will not last as long as fabricated decks. If you are willing to spend 3K for a back-up mower it might be OK, but I don't think the mower would last long if it received a lot of commercial use. JMO.
  6. qualitylandscaping

    qualitylandscaping LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,581

    That is the Viper model which is alittle cheaper and less "durable"
    than the Z-Two. As mentioned, the deck is cheaply constructed.. But, for $3,000 its a good price regardless of the construction. I don't think that model is a 2002, probably a 2000 or 2001..
  7. wriken

    wriken LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,154

    I agree, it looks to be older then a 02, reason, they had fab decks on all there model by then, I know you can still get a cub tank (homeowner) version 48" w/stamped deck. Also what caught my eye was how much paint was worn off the foot platform, my mowers have 3 times them hours and have less paint worn off, but maybe on the tanks they put thicker paint.LOL
  8. matth

    matth LawnSite Member
    Messages: 44

    deck was the fisrt thing i noticed without even reading the thread
    didnt look very strong i have never owned a lesco so i dont know if it will make a big difference

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