What your "dream" setup?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing Equipment' started by makktruck, May 18, 2013.

  1. makktruck

    makktruck LawnSite Member
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    Just wondering what's your "dream" setup?
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  2. Landscape Poet

    Landscape Poet LawnSite Gold Member
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    A couple of F-150 super crew cabs filled with good employees and a trailer of equipment and remote control in one of my hands and a ice cold bud light in the other.

    Yep, that would be about my dream setup! :dancing:
  3. Chris_NC06

    Chris_NC06 LawnSite Fanatic
    Male, from Sanford, NC
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    Chevy C-5500 Duramax crew cab 4x4 fully loaded with 11' Knapheide landscape dump towing a 20' Wells Cargo enclosed trailer filled with two 48" GHS Walker's, 36" eXmark Turf Tracer and a Honda commercial 21". Stihl trimmers, edgers, chainsaw and hedge trimmers. Red-Max BP blowers. Plenty of ladders, shovels, pruners, rakes, back-pack sprayers, irrigation parts, and other hand tools.

    Commercial crew:

    Chevy C-5500 crew cab 4x2 Duramax fully loaded 11' Knapheide landscape dump w/ L-Pack toolbox towing 24' Haulmark enclosed filled with 2 72" SCAG diesel Turf Tigers w/ collection system, 52" Deere stander, 36" Turf Tracer, 2 21"
    commercial Honda's. All Stihl handhelds with the exception of Red-Max back-pack blowers. Tons of hand tools and replacement parts.

    Construction crew:

    Chevy C-5500 4x2 Duramax reg cab w/ Knapheide 14' heavy duty drop side contractor dump

    Kenworth T-270 hooklift

    Continued in next post :)
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  4. Chris_NC06

    Chris_NC06 LawnSite Fanatic
    Male, from Sanford, NC
    Messages: 6,825

    CAT 287C 2-speed MTL

    CAT 272D XHP 2-speed skid steer

    CAT 308E2 CR SB Mini-Ex

    Ditch-Witch SK755

    Bomag BPR 60-65D

    Wells Cargo 20' trailer loaded with hand tools, shovels, tampers, cut-off saws, wheelbarrows, etc...

    (2) Felling 12,500# 18' equip trailer


    Isuzu cab-over w/ custom Reddick spray body

    (2) L.T. Rich Z-Max sprayer/spreaders


    GMC 2500HD Denali Duramax (boss' truck :) )

    Nice house on 10 or so acres with shop for the business

    9 good employees

    smokin' hot wife (it's a dream after all) :laugh:

    I'm sure there's some other crap I'm missing, but you get the gist.
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  5. larryinalabama

    larryinalabama LawnSite Fanatic
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    Don't laugh, but my dream setup would be a chev"astro" van with trimmer racks and a 21" Snapper mower. My overhead would be nice and LOW!

    My current set up is a chev 18' box truck, bop duelly , toro grandstand snapper 21 and sthil kombi with backup power head and a lot of attachments, its all nice but expensive as heck to keep it on the road.

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