toro dingo

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by Landrus2, Jan 5, 2008.

  1. Landrus2

    Landrus2 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,020

    Witch Toro dingo you guys like better the track or the wheel :weightlifter:
  2. jrdean62

    jrdean62 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 68

    It all depends on what you are doing. If you are a fence guy then the wheeled units work great and save you some money. However, if you are going to be doing anything else I would go with tracks. The widetrack units only have 3.4 psi of ground pressure so are ideal for working on existing turf with little to no damage. The tracked units will also perform better in bad conditions. The tracked units also have the TX control system vs. the lever controls on the wheeled. I would advise anyone buying one to demo both.
  3. paolaken

    paolaken LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 699

    i have a tire unit and love it. i have used a track unit many times and the only advantage i've noticed is when i use my vibraplow. the track unit pulls it alittle better. everything else, i like the wheeled unit much better. better visibility. easy on turf. faster.
  4. YardPro

    YardPro LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,570

    i could not disagree more.
    we spent a lot of time demoing machines and the track model offers many advantages over the wheeled units.

    the controls are far easier to use, no cramping thumbs.
    it has more lift capacity
    better tracrion for digging and grading
    much more HP
    more stable
    can use in low traction conditions.

    well worth the extra money.
  5. AintNoFun

    AintNoFun LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,807

    ditto... only time i could see using a wheeled unit more is if your on paved surfaces alot? i love our tracked unit...


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