one wheel sulkies.....any good?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Wayne Offiler, Feb 18, 2001.

  1. Wayne Offiler

    Wayne Offiler LawnSite Member
    Messages: 113

    All set to order a Proslide stand-on sulky, when saw a good ad for the Velke Pro (Wright Mfg.) They say this one wheeler is better because:
    a.) can mow closer to edges, and get into tighter corners.
    b.) can make zero-radius turns.
    c.) easier to back up
    d.) smoother ride since won't pitch side to side as two wheel sulkies.

    Can any users comment on the validity of these claims?
    My main concern: I like neat stripes. Do one-wheel sulkys tend to leave a tire track down the middle? Does it take away from the finished appearance?

    BUSHMASTER LawnSite Senior Member
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  3. DMC300

    DMC300 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 325

    I have this same model,I kept it greased and good care.After approx.50 hrs.the bushing is shot.It is loose every place that it possibly could be.My next one will be a proslide.

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