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Stripe Kit Lesco 48'

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by jnm4, Apr 27, 2004.

  1. jnm4

    jnm4 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 23

    Dose anyone have any suggestions were I can get a good conveyer roller, or "thick" peice of plastic to make a homemade stripe kit? I've checked Home Depot & Lowes (for the plastic mat) no such luck...

  2. geogunn

    geogunn LawnSite Gold Member
    from TN
    Messages: 3,010

    I don't have the answer to your question but have you tried LESCO?

    but I gotta ask what is wrong with your lesco?

    my 48 stripes beautifully and I wouldn't want it any better.


  3. wrestlingcoach

    wrestlingcoach LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 251

  4. rmartin

    rmartin LawnSite Member
    from mass
    Messages: 204

    mine to. however for the extra added wight try big league lawns .com they got good ones.......
  5. dcondon

    dcondon LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,246

    check with a cub Cadet dealer. They are the same machine just different color
  6. chefdrp

    chefdrp LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,384

    I have a lesco 48 and man does it stripe well. I dont need a kit. My JD i had to make a kit. I have chains and this year made one out of an old truck bedliner.
  7. William Camp

    William Camp LawnSite Member
    Messages: 91

    Try a tractor supply store or you can order a snow deflector it would work to
  8. jnm4

    jnm4 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 23

    I realize that my stripes are a function of several factors the grass, blade type, etc.

    I should have started my email by saying my Lesco stripes good, but I would like it to stripe better. I bought the mower used (don't get me wrong I love my mower) and the original owner put Gator Mulching blades???? I'm considering changing to a high-lift blade?

    Any thoughts? Thanks guys for all your suggestions on the stripe kits.

  9. Lawnchoice

    Lawnchoice LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 781

    Geo - know this is an old thread......but, do you have any pictures of the Lesco's striping?

    I searched but came up blank.

  10. geogunn

    geogunn LawnSite Gold Member
    from TN
    Messages: 3,010

    LC--YES....but I am gonna have to search a few hard drives and discs. I'll get back to you.

    GEO :)

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