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Toro 500 Series Stripe Roller Mounted

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by odin, Jun 5, 2004.

  1. Th8s is a exmark style roller i got off ebay ..210 each.
  2. one more from a different view
  3. soccerlawn

    soccerlawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 379

    Looks good, show us some pics of it in action.
  4. TLS

    TLS LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,943

    Is there any way you could have had it made NARROWER? Mount it on the INSIDE bracket? Or remove that bracket and make another to tuck it in.

    They don't need to be any wider than your tires really. Just looks like trimability just went flying out the window. That's my favorite area to tuck in tight to things.

  5. NCSULandscaper

    NCSULandscaper Banned
    Messages: 1,557

    That would be true for a narrower deck, but when you have a wide area deck and it sticks out quite a ways past the wheels, you need to have the roller extend to the ends of the deck.
  6. TLS

    TLS LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,943

    I agree, but Odin's deck isn't any bigger than mine.

    Though if he was standing in front of me telling me different, I might just have to agree with that Scotsman! :)
  7. NCSULandscaper

    NCSULandscaper Banned
    Messages: 1,557

    lol, i have seen some 60" decks leave a small strip of grass that doesnt get striped, i guess they make them all the same to take care of it on most grass types. I dont run large area decks, so i keep my rollers between the tires.
  8. Nah .. a easy going sensitive ...untypical scotsman ..couldnt sway an opinion that the mower was really a 72 instead of a 60 lol
  9. mowinmike

    mowinmike LawnSite Member
    from D-town
    Messages: 4

    Got any pictures of stripes?

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