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Mower Choosing

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Youngone07, May 7, 2008.

  1. Youngone07

    Youngone07 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 50

    Ive been using gear driven walk behinds and im ready to step up to the bigger mowers, but one problem....... theres so many to choose from!!!!
    I need help, big time. Im a northeastern ohio landscaper and deal with changing conditions on a daily basis. I have a billy goat 33'' finish mower and am proud of the results so far but im lookin at zero-turn sit downs and zero turn standers. My options are wright, exmark, scag which i only hear good things, exmark, bunton, and bob-cat. I cut only weekends but i have big lawns i have ten $50-100 dollar lawns, and keeps growing help me out guys
  2. willider

    willider LawnSite Member
    Messages: 44

    Nothing runs like a Deere!!!!
  3. TandM

    TandM LawnSite Senior Member
    from south
    Messages: 772

    How big are the yards? All of the first three are great mowers.
  4. RTR Landscaping

    RTR Landscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 390

    Scag! They are the best.

    SNAPPER MAN LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,443

    Cubcadet commercial TANK. The best mower out there at a reasonable price.
  6. Mike Blevins

    Mike Blevins LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,390

    SCAG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Simply the best!
  7. TandM

    TandM LawnSite Senior Member
    from south
    Messages: 772

    another vote for scag.
  8. Youngone07

    Youngone07 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 50

    the lawns are about quarter acre to 2 acres
  9. Integritylawncare

    Integritylawncare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 55

    I was in a similar situation at the start of the season. I was looking at a 60" Turf Tracer but I kept my eye on ebay and bought a Scag.
    Choose something you can get service close by. Think about a grass/leaf collection system. I lost out on income because I could not efficiently do large spring/fall cleanups on large properties. No more!.

    SCAG promo 1.9% for 48 months
  10. TandM

    TandM LawnSite Senior Member
    from south
    Messages: 772

    Sounds Like a 48 inch tiger cub would fit you perfect. Scag is very dependable and give a great cut with the velocity deck. Geat adaptive mower.

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