Mulch em, Bag em, Here in WI. we BALE EM!!!

Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by MOW ED, Nov 13, 2002.

  1. ALarsh

    ALarsh LawnSite Silver Member
    from Midwest
    Messages: 2,412

    My e-mail is or . Sorry
  2. liquidforcedude7

    liquidforcedude7 LawnSite Senior Member
    from america
    Messages: 285

    Thats awesome can you send me the video?
    hey alarsh thats not supra like the boat supra in your email is it?
  3. geogunn

    geogunn LawnSite Gold Member
    from TN
    Messages: 3,010

    ED--that was my question...was it basically a hay bailer. my farmer cousins bale hay that way.

    municipal worker are the worst to complain about too much work and not enough work...usually in the same sentence.

    GEO :D
  4. jt5019

    jt5019 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,432

    Awesome..Around here everyone blows the leaves to the curb then the city comes by pulling these big leaf vac trailers and sucks them up. they hold a lot but its a slow process.
  5. Lawn Masters

    Lawn Masters LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 850

    From where I sit, thats a pretty neat tool to use, and its effective too, if you think about it, its less expensive to do this because they're moving quicker and clearing more leaves per hour than a leaf vac could pick up.
  6. stumper1620

    stumper1620 LawnSite Bronze Member
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  7. tiedeman

    tiedeman LawnSite Fanatic
    from earth
    Messages: 8,745

    thats pretty cool
  8. Travis Followell

    Travis Followell LawnSite Silver Member
    from KY
    Messages: 2,206

    That Hesston baler their using cost around $60,000 new.
  9. liquidforcedude7

    liquidforcedude7 LawnSite Senior Member
    from america
    Messages: 285

    We used to put ours out on the street and the county would come and pick them up. We used to have the best times in the piles. When have 10 foot tall forts and stuff it was awesome we'd have tennis ball fights across the street and then as we got older it became a "foam pit" and wed fly off jumps and do flips and land in them its was soo much fun.
  10. DBL

    DBL LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,219

    my only question is is on the baler is there a different collection area like for haye it is thin metal rods that spin the hay into the machine but i would think the leaves would fall through

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