striping and deck pitch

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Live4Mowin', Jul 4, 2003.

  1. Live4Mowin'

    Live4Mowin' LawnSite Member
    Messages: 203

    in threads where striping is brought up i usually hear someone say to make the deck lower in the front than in the back. im confused, does this mean have the front of the mower mow the grass lower than the back of the mower?:confused:
  2. Lawn-Scapes

    Lawn-Scapes LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,810

    Yes.. by 1/8 - 1/4 of an inch.
  3. geogunn

    geogunn LawnSite Gold Member
    from TN
    Messages: 3,010

    rick--yes,yes, yes.

    and lives for mowin offers a good number.

    the idea sounds crazy but it isn't.

    specify your question and we'll answer!


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