used equipment

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by awm, Aug 9, 2001.

  1. awm

    awm LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,354

    its getting time to look for that used equipment you may need.
    this is gut check time in carolina.every year starting about now
    some of the boys decide ,this aint the way to make a living.
    sometimes you can just take over payments and be doing the guy a favor.
  2. skipwatson

    skipwatson LawnSite Member
    Messages: 71

    Very little used equipment available here in western NY, at least so far. But with this draught, who knows? Could cause a lot of people to re-think this business.
  3. A 1/4 barrel of light lager in my U Line tap sysem is my choice in hot weather.
  4. Island Lawn

    Island Lawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 632

    Cheers to the controversialist Stone !


  5. roscioli

    roscioli LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 749

    THanks for the reminder awm... Now is definately the time, too bad I spent all of my would be profits already, I could really use a lazer.
  6. danlawnser

    danlawnser LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 258

    There ain't much in hickory for sale for a good price. I have been told toward charlotte there may be some things for sale for a good price. I heard a lot of lawn services are going out in that area.
  7. NC Big Daddy

    NC Big Daddy LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 267

    Not so sure about that...Every other truck or Car :D seems to be pulling a "Lawn Mower".
    AWM hows the cutting coming along in Stanly Co. Mowing every day down the road in Cabarrus Co. Stay cool....
  8. geogunn

    geogunn LawnSite Gold Member
    from TN
    Messages: 3,010

    I have read this stuff about the established LCO opportunist buying out the overextended scrubs at a pittance of the original price for their equipment.

    if it's this way where you live then fine.

    but this buzzard cleaning of the gut wagon of scrubs doesn't happen in my area.

    I for one am ready for the feast if it ever happens but I haven't seen it in five years now.

    how about all you buzzards posting about your purchases?

  9. awm

    awm LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,354

    you got a way with word geogun:D
  10. danlawnser

    danlawnser LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 258

    hey nc big daddy,

    That is what someone told me. A lawn service buddy just said that around lake norman area there were some going out. I guess he was a bad source.

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