Whos got a Finn 302 or 705 bark blower?

Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by Ramairfreak98ss, Jun 18, 2010.

  1. Ramairfreak98ss

    Ramairfreak98ss LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,210

    Would you have gone bigger or smaller or what you bought is just perfect for what you use it for?

    Id like to NOT use their little trailers for these, I want the unit and built onto a 14k bumper pull trailer that is about 20-24' long so we can pull the tractor or skid up on back and tow it around to load the mulch for sites.

    The 302 seems fine, and i believe theyre around 45-50k new. The 705 ive heard is 75k~, why is it nearly double? What part of mulch blowers costs so much money?

    almost 50k for a 32hp diesel engine, an "airlock", some hydraulics and a 1.5 yard hopper seem a little ridiculous, but hey im not the engineer!
  2. Cutter1

    Cutter1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,261

    do just want to pull the axles and mount it on a bigger trailer???
  3. lawnkale

    lawnkale LawnSite Member
    Messages: 10

    we have a brand new 302 and we back it up into alot of tight spots. if u mount on that big of trailer u might be limited to where you can park it.

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