1. Missed the live Ask the Expert event?
    Catch up on the conversation with Ken Hutcheson, President of U.S. Lawns in the Franchising forum plus sign up to receive a FREE eBook on how to grow your landscape business.

    Dismiss Notice

need opinion on mower

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by greenback, Jan 12, 2004.

  1. greenback

    greenback LawnSite Member
    from L.I.
    Messages: 175

    5 Speed Peerless Transmission
    9 Spline Couplers
    Grease Zerks on Spindles
    Dual Belt Drive
    3 Blades
    Pneumatic front tires
    Large fuel tank
    14.5 Briggs & Stratton IC Engine
    Full Warranty
    Shown with optional stand on sulkey we sell for $199.95
    Grass Catcher 4.4 bushel steel type $169.95
    We ship everyday via Old Dominiom Trucking
    E-Mail with zip code for shipping rate
    Retails for $2395.00

    i could get this mower for 1500 (shipping-150 max) new in crate, is this a good move or bad move. the other 48" i was looking at was an exmark for $2499.
  2. greenback

    greenback LawnSite Member
    from L.I.
    Messages: 175

  3. John Gamba

    John Gamba LawnSite Fanatic
    from ct
    Messages: 10,812

    Who Will Service It? And is the cut the same as


  4. Tvov

    Tvov LawnSite Bronze Member
    from CT
    Messages: 1,157

    The price looks fine for a standard belt drive walkbehind, but are you concerned about dealer support? You may find that a lot of people here value a relationship with a local dealer. Buying a mower from a local dealer many times pays off in the long run when you need help with equipment RIGHT AWAY.
  5. twins_lawn_care

    twins_lawn_care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 932

    sorry greenback....

    forgot your question.....

    was distracted by your green"front" icon :eek:

    by the way, what is the saying under the picture???
  6. P&C Lawn Care

    P&C Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 373

    I would go with the Exmark, if your using this commercially, the Sarlo's I saw looked cheap.
  7. greenback

    greenback LawnSite Member
    from L.I.
    Messages: 175

    :D . it says focus on your goals, just dont get caught focusing....:D (as you were)

    yes i am concerned about dealer support and want not. i will just prolly buy an exmark. thanks for the comments.

Share This Page