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So what do you use???

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by cuttingmaniac22, Jan 22, 2006.

  1. cuttingmaniac22

    cuttingmaniac22 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 30

    Just kinda wondering what you guys mostly use(ztr or wb). Just seeing which one is most popular...payup
  2. Gatewayuser

    Gatewayuser LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,765

    wb only and will stay that way because of hilly props and accuracy.
  3. Richard Martin

    Richard Martin LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,699

    My 60" Dixie Chopper ZTR cuts around 90% of my lawns.
  4. cuttingmaniac22

    cuttingmaniac22 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 30

    what would u guys recommend if you were mowing mostly residential and 2 commercial lawns that are fairly big????
  5. Mlc gmc03

    Mlc gmc03 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 324

    48 or 52in walkbehind hydro would be good and get a velke and hook it up for thoose bigger yards and comercial props
  6. 4x4Jim

    4x4Jim LawnSite Member
    Messages: 56

    I use a 48" WB for most of my accounts. Sometimes I have to use the 36" to get in back yards with small gates.

    JKOOPERS LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,259

    do it right and get a exmark turf tracer 60" great all around the best mower money can buy . i use all wbs and will continue to use them . i will get a z eventually when i know i have the right jobs to put it on and run it for 4-6 hours everyday on one job .
  8. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,163

    WB for now. Will eventually get a Z as i grow my clientel
  9. Signature Landscaping1

    Signature Landscaping1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mass
    Messages: 1,496

    48'' bunton w/b last season, this season lesco 48'' w/b and a 36'' w/b what ever brand i decide to buy.
  10. mslawn

    mslawn LawnSite Senior Member
    from LA
    Messages: 483

    Mostly 72" exmark ztr, also 60" ztr, 48" & 36" turf tracer. I prefer the 72" over any size ztr.

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