Tilt meter on a Z?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by tb8100, Apr 2, 2008.

  1. tb8100

    tb8100 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from TX
    Messages: 1,625

  2. BMFD92

    BMFD92 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 694

    never seen one of those before but they seem like a good idea
  3. 02DURAMAX

    02DURAMAX LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,801

    Where would you mount it?
  4. txgrassguy

    txgrassguy LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,083

    These things are called inclinometers and are not typically used on ztr's for the simple reason that ztr's will slide way before they roll.
  5. ATL Lawn

    ATL Lawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 318

    what degree is going to far? and does one really need to know when they reached that point?
  6. Envy Lawn Service

    Envy Lawn Service LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,087

    Yes... I used to use a slope meter... much simplier one though.

    Magnetic... stick it on...
    Regular needle/dial indicator...
  7. Happy Frog

    Happy Frog LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,224

    I bought a digital angle gauge yesterday.
    It has a magnetic base and is pretty small, I'm gonna check some of the slopes I go on... :cool2:

    Here is the link to it: Digital Angle Gauge link

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