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Took the Ferris Plunge!

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Blessed 1, Apr 24, 2007.

  1. Blessed 1

    Blessed 1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 516

    Being a Devoted Exmark Man I am proud to announce that I have been had! My Ferris dealer wanted to put one on my trailer real bad. He gave me a 52" to demo for the weekend. I liked the ride. They are the BEST and most comfortable ride in the game so far. I love this machine. The 25 Kawasaki is a nice back up to a 31 Big Block Vandguard and a 35 Big Block Vanguard. $7200 made me tell him put it on the trailer now. P.S. I sold the 04 Lazer 27 Kohler with bagging system for $6500 so $700 difference made it a No Brainer:hammerhead:
  2. ojpent

    ojpent LawnSite Member
    Messages: 128

    Congrats on the new purchase of the ferris I bought the 48" model and love it!!! The fast vac unit that ferris has for it great and easy attach with the fast pins that it has...:clapping:
  3. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,501

    Congrats on your new investment
  4. tnpete

    tnpete LawnSite Member
    from West Tn
    Messages: 180

    I have the same unit. But with the 26Hp liquid cooled motor. Man its nice.
    Enjoy and watch that smile. Bugs don't taste that good.
  5. sclk0907

    sclk0907 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 23

    Has anyone ever used the Ferris with a diesel?
  6. Blessed 1

    Blessed 1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 516

    I ordered the striping kit today..............$79.............My Exmark kit was 399.00 I really starting to like the Ferris now. One thing that I knoticed though is it cuts high. My 07 XS cuts that way as well. I have been having to cut on the lowest hole. This SW Ga grass needs some H2O really bad.
  7. NELawnCare

    NELawnCare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 175

    Welcome fellow Ferris fan.
  8. NELawnCare

    NELawnCare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 175

    Please let me know how you like the strip kit. I was going to buy it, but held back. I'd like to get your take on it.
  9. Drew Gemma

    Drew Gemma LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,508

    what did u end up paying
  10. grassmanak

    grassmanak LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 792

    7200 bones i believe it says

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