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Trade Lesco Walk Behind for Standon or ZTR

Discussion in 'Marketplace' started by kwwolfe, Nov 12, 2013.

  1. kwwolfe

    kwwolfe LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 252

    Well leason learned. I really wanted to try and walk behind with sulky and got one. I have only used it a couple of times now (I know it will take getting used to) but I not sure if walk behinds are for me.

    My back acre has more bumps than I had noticed when riding. Any how, is a Lesco 48" fixed deck with 17hp Kawisaki (bought it off LS). Has 54hrs on it. New battery and absolutley perfect condition. Runs great

    I'm looking to trade for a stand on or even sit down zero turn. If I don't sell now, no big deal. I could wait until spring but I thought I would throw it out there in case anyone is looking.
  2. kwwolfe

    kwwolfe LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 252

    Try this picture loading thing again.:hammerhead:




  3. kwwolfe

    kwwolfe LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 252

    By the way. I know this really isnt the forum, but if anyone has any suggestions that might make using pistol grips easier I'm all ears. The most trouble I had was keeping my lines straight. Didn't have this problem with either stader I owned. Seemed to come second nature to me.

    Pistol grips are a whole different animal though. Would it make things easier if I got a caster sulky instead of a trailer? That way I could just concentrate on the stripe instead of the wiggling around? If I could get comfortable I might keep it. Its fast that's for sure.
  4. caseysmowing

    caseysmowing LawnSite Silver Member
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    Doesn't get much cleaner than this! Bump!
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  5. metro36

    metro36 LawnSite Silver Member
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  6. ponyboy

    ponyboy LawnSite Bronze Member
    from ny
    Messages: 1,573

    How much to just to sell
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  7. kwwolfe

    kwwolfe LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 252

    Sent pm
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  8. kwwolfe

    kwwolfe LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 252

    Still looking
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  9. kwwolfe

    kwwolfe LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 252

    I was thinking about this last night. I would also trade for a walk behind with z type controls. I have seen some walk behinds with them. I think that would solve my problem. The lesco cuts and stripes really well.

    There isn't anyway to convert it is there?
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  10. sjessen

    sjessen LawnSite Platinum Member
    Male, from Knoxville, Tn
    Messages: 4,275

    Toro, Gravely and some John Deere mowers had the z controls. Actually, if you spend a little time with the Lesco you will probably get the hang of it. Exmark has the ECS which is an alternate to pistol grips while not a true z control.
    ericg likes this.

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