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Snapper Lawn Mowers?

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by LawnMowingNewbie, May 17, 2007.

  1. LawnMowingNewbie

    LawnMowingNewbie LawnSite Member
    from Ontario
    Messages: 10

    As some of you have read from other posts, I have doing lanmowing for a summer or two -max.

    The local mowing store has a Snapper push lawnmower (no bag) with mulch for $399.99. Do Snapper products have a good repuation.

    I know that it is not a pro model or anything. But would that be a tough lil lawnmower to hadle cutting for one or two seasons?

  2. gary6768

    gary6768 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 62

    I like the Wal mart Wizard. It's only 99 bucks with side discharge.
  3. Lawn-Scape

    Lawn-Scape LawnSite Member
    Messages: 20

    I've used snapper mowers and they are heavy duty. If you are going to shell out the money go for broke and purchase one with a Honda engine and the option for a bagger. Just keep in mind you can buy 4 or 5 mowers at Sears or Walmart that will work just as well for the same price.
  4. Lawnut101

    Lawnut101 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,260

    I think that it would be a nice mower. I have a 48 in. commercial walk behind, and I like it. Make sure to get one with at least 6 horses.
  5. LawnMowingNewbie

    LawnMowingNewbie LawnSite Member
    from Ontario
    Messages: 10

    ...but rather a 190CC engine. I don't really know the difference, does anyone?

    The reason I am staying away from Sears and Walmart is that I need a GOOD MULCHING consumer brand machine. Mulching is my selling point.

    I have heard that Toro and Lawnboy have the best. And Snapper's is pretty good. But I don't know about the others!

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