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Walk behind Upgrade

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Alpha Property, Jul 30, 2008.

  1. Alpha Property

    Alpha Property LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 409

    Hello everyone
    So i have a 36inch scag belt drive walk behind and looking at keeping it as a spare and upgrading to a 42" Wright Stander RH with the adjustable deck. Anyone running this model? i'm a little concerned about getting it in and out of my trailer, with such a short wheel base and me having a straight axle trailer with a very heavy 4 foot ramp my z just scrapes a little going up and down, i'm prob going to run into a larger problem with this?
  2. Big C

    Big C LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,642

    Raise your hitch ball up a few inches on your truck which will decrease the angle of your trailer ramp then your deck should clear it.
  3. Alpha Property

    Alpha Property LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 409

    i'm running stock ride hight, oem replacment sized tired and a 2 inch lift ball on a z71 chev 1500, the trailer un weighted sits quite high in the front already, level when loaded

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