Mowing Hills

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by gcbama, Feb 26, 2006.

  1. gcbama

    gcbama LawnSite Member
    Messages: 29

    I am bidding on a commercial property that has very steep hills and smaller hills w/ angle's. I have a 36" WB, can I use the WB to mow the hills . I think I might be able to if I don't use my sulky and mow at a low speed. What advise can you give me?

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  2. South Florida Lawns

    South Florida Lawns LawnSite Platinum Member
    from usa
    Messages: 4,783

    Wb are great for hills.

    A lot less nerve wrecking then a Z, especially if its along the water.
  3. Brianslawn

    Brianslawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,002

    get a 13 hp walker
  4. crzymow

    crzymow LawnSite Senior Member
    from Pa
    Messages: 378

    use a walkbehind and mow across the hill, just have to slow down a bit. i mow a few that are pretty steep, not the favorite thing to do, but isnt bad when u get use to it.
  5. beautifullawns

    beautifullawns LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 313

    If it is a big(area) hill then look at a wright stander, other than that a walkbehind will work fine.
  6. GrassBustersLawn

    GrassBustersLawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 981

    What about a USED Kut-Kwick or Deweze?


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