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Removing 100 1" stumps?

Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by godjwood, Jul 17, 2009.

  1. N.H.BOY

    N.H.BOY LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,603

    If you said your seeding why not bring loam in and cover the whole area after you cut them at ground level.
  2. integrityman

    integrityman LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,713

    I have done this with a standard circular saw carbide tipped blade- I attached it to my stihl string trimmer and it is effective. Get 2-3 guys busy and it will be done in a few hours.
  3. alanauer

    alanauer LawnSite Member
    Messages: 241

    I use a chainsaw -- fitted with an extra-short bar with its own chain, which will be garbage at the end of the day because it will snag more than wood. Still way cheaper than a grinder, faster than a puller.
  4. JNyz

    JNyz LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,087

    Wow, someone started this thread back up.
  5. ajslands

    ajslands LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,238

    Dozer or skid ster w/ tracks
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  6. ajslands

    ajslands LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,238

    Oops didn't see how old this is!
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  7. americanlawn

    americanlawn LawnSite Fanatic
    from midwest
    Messages: 5,946

    We bought our current home about ten years ago (2 acres). It had about 200 volunteer trees/shrubs growing throughout. Many dogwoods, volenteer maples, elms, boxelders, poison ivy, wild roses, etc. This property had been neglected for several years.

    We ended hiring a stump removal guy. He spent two long days with his Vermeer portable stump grinder, and he got the job done to our satisfaction.
  8. dslc

    dslc LawnSite Member
    Messages: 29

    Mini ex the smallest one they have will work. ps i just done this same job. ad in some dirt if needed then ad sod.

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