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Size of mower in relation to yard size

Discussion in 'Tractors' started by tgunn137, Nov 27, 2012.

  1. tgunn137

    tgunn137 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 11

    I am curious as to what size lots you guys are mowing with different size mowers.....mostly walk behind mowers. I was wondering what a maximum yard size would be considered for say a 36" walk behind and a 48" walk behind and still do it efficiently. Is it feasible to think I can efficiently mow a 1 acre lot with a 48" walk behind and a sulky if I am good at operating it?
     
  2. Blades Lawn Maintenance

    Blades Lawn Maintenance LawnSite Bronze Member
    Male, from Baton Rouge, La
    Messages: 1,229

    Interested in it too
     
  3. Patriot Services

    Patriot Services LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,157

    Efficiency is also based on charging the proper amount for YOUR operation. Both of our setups use a 36wb and 48ztr. Most of our yards are qtr acre minus house, hardscape and often pool with 4ft gated, fenced yard.
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