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THEGOLDPRO'S 2012 Stripe/Equipment thread.

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by THEGOLDPRO, Mar 6, 2012.


    THEGOLDPRO LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,222

    Made a trailer gate assist today from a few parts from the hardware store, it helps alot on my big heavy trailer gate.

    Now im working on fabbing a blade blocker for the walkbehind, ill see how it comes out considering i only have 10 bucks worth of steel into it.
  2. grandview (2006)

    grandview (2006) LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,465

    Would of been cheaper if you just have that illegal that lives under your porch lift it up and down.
  3. Durabird02

    Durabird02 LawnSite Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 152

    Nice display box, also having the wood lid on it should keep the mulch from fading if you do end up putting it in the bed.
  4. ATouchofGrass

    ATouchofGrass LawnSite Senior Member
    Male, from CT
    Messages: 499

    Looks good! Good way to save your back haha!

    THEGOLDPRO LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,222

    Didn't like the idea of just putting one spring on the gate so i went back to the hardware store and bought a second spring and added one to the other side as well.
    Then i borrowed my buddies little chipper and did a quick little chipping job.
  6. KE-llc

    KE-llc LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 638

    I'm surprised you don't have a dump truck or at least a dump trailer. Do you not do much landscaping?

    THEGOLDPRO LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,222

    I stay busy with mowing throughout the year, Dont really have time for much else right now. Back in the day we used to do more landscaping but when money got tight for people they cut back and we geared more twords mowing. We basically do about 300 yards of mulch a season, Then spring clean-ups,Then mow the entire summer, Then do the fall clean-ups, Then plow snow in the winter, Wash rinse repeat.
  8. KE-llc

    KE-llc LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 638

    How many mowing accounts? what's your average cut...$70?
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    THEGOLDPRO LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,222

    We have like 75 residentials and a few larger commercial places that take us 2 full days to finish. so we mow the commercials mon and tuesday, then we mow the resis on wed-thu-fri. Our average cut is like 55-60 bucks.
  10. KPZ Enterprises

    KPZ Enterprises LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 487

    nice, are you at a limit yet for lawn size? i know i dont take anything less than a 50 lawn now, if its less its just not worth my time, and usually the lower lawns r to small for my equipment anyway.

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