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Mower comments or suggestions

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by MarkSk1, Mar 28, 2003.

  1. MarkSk1

    MarkSk1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 12

    Anyone have any comments on a John Deere LT120 lawn tractor for residential and commercial or maybe something better in that price range ( 2,200.00 ). Thanks
  2. jason r.

    jason r. LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 338

    In that price range, I would suggest a fixed deck commercial walk behind. You should be able to get a 32" or a 36" deck belt drive. I have $2600 wrapped up in a Snapper riding mower that I bought when I first started and I'm finally going to sell it and get a nice comm. walk behind. If you don't want to walk, you can just buy a sulky for it.
  3. Nozzleman

    Nozzleman LawnSite Member
    Messages: 225

    As stated, get a commercial walk behind. They manuever better and will cut most lawns faster than a riding tractor.

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