Lawn Care Business Forum Lawn Care Business Book Lawn Care Business Blog Lawn Care Software
Home Forum Contract & Flyer Templates Blog Software Videos Podcast Calculators / Estimators Store Mower Review Design It Yourself Lawn Business School

Go Back   GopherHaul Landscaping & Lawn Care Business Marketing Forum > Lawn Care, Landscaping, and Property Management Forums > Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs.

Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. Questions on your truck, trailer, commercial lawn mowers, lawn mower, mower parts, lawn tractors, engines, edgers, trimmers, pole saws, aerators, hydro seeders, snow plows, chain saws, stump grinders??

Help!!!! Mowers


Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs.

Questions on your truck, trailer, commercial lawn mowers, lawn mower, mower parts, lawn tractors, engines, edgers, trimmers, pole saws, aerators, hydro seeders, snow plows, chain saws, stump grinders??
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #11  
Old 02-26-2012, 01:05 PM
bruces bruces is offline
new member
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 828
Rep Power: 0
bruces is on a distinguished road
Default

with a name like the o.p's [j thomas ] pretty sure he would be fine with any machine he finds as he should get a good discount on his parts .
Reply With Quote

Stop guess-timating. Learn how to estimate and make money! $$$
Mow Time Estimator Lawn Care Price Estimator Mulch and Topsoil Calculator Snow Plow Estimate Calculator


  #12  
Old 02-27-2012, 07:30 AM
jonathan thomas jonathan thomas is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: DeLEon springs FL
Posts: 54
Rep Power: 4
jonathan thomas is on a distinguished road
Default

Lawn care business tipsLawn Care Business Book
Thank you for all the pointers. They are both brand new machines (2012) so it looks like my answer is exmark lazer s and I agree with the Kawasaki engine. It looks like not that many guys run the kubota. A seat with most comfort would be nice but I only do lawns part time 3 days with 28 year round customers.
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 02-27-2012, 07:54 AM
wandfsmall wandfsmall is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 925
Rep Power: 6
wandfsmall is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by dpld View Post
i only say that because the seat on the lazer z s series is a very nice seat and is no way shape or form a downgrade.

the seat is high quality and to me appears to be the same seat minus the susspension frame underneath it, which i am sure you can upgrage for a fraction.
Not really, look around suspension seats are way overpriced, but with so few suppliers the dealers do not have much choice. Most of the time they are over $500
__________________
I am the owner of www.AllOutdoorParts.com an online mower parts distributor. I am also a Briggs Master Service Technician and Expert Certified Mechanic for Kohler. If my posts helps you please like my facebook page at www.facebook.com/alloutdoorparts
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 02-27-2012, 09:39 AM
dpld dpld is offline
new member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: nj
Posts: 885
Rep Power: 0
dpld is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by wandfsmall View Post
Not really, look around suspension seats are way overpriced, but with so few suppliers the dealers do not have much choice. Most of the time they are over $500
i paid a extra 200.00 bucks for the tilt seat upgrade and with the rubber bushings the seat is mounted on in combination of the seat being good quality to me is a waste of money.

i have a bad back and this is my third the way it is and i got no complaints.

when you hear the world suspension seat it makes it sound as if you are in a big fancy rig but in the end the overall quality and ride and comfort are not that much better to justify the money.

if you want to upgrade it yourself you can buy the lower frame that the seat bolts to that has the same type of system in it at a tractor supply or northern tool type catolog.
most tractor type seats are all built the same and use a similar bolt pattern and the only real difference would be the extra fancy vinyl they wrap around the seat to conceal the frame.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Stand on Mowers derkompf Introduce Yourself 2 09-25-2010 09:46 PM
Bad boy mowers rawssrob Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 1 02-18-2010 12:44 PM
What Mowers Do You Have? CHEESE2009 Community Assistance 5 08-06-2009 10:31 AM
New mowers? StealthDumpTrucks Starting a lawn care business. 4 06-11-2008 02:25 PM
Best Mowers vicman Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 3 05-12-2007 08:58 AM

» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
Lawn Care Book Ranked #1
Steve
Today 12:36 AM
Today 12:36 AM
by Steve
0 19
hello all
romanlandscape
01-29-2016 03:46 PM
Today 12:27 AM
by Steve
5 123
back surgery
Bradcook21
01-28-2016 08:51 PM
Today 12:25 AM
by Steve
10 206
Hi
Sellers Lawn Care
02-02-2016 01:48 PM
Yesterday 08:03 AM
by Sellers Lawn Care
4 99
Collecting payments from...
Niagara Mowing
02-03-2016 05:21 PM
Yesterday 08:00 AM
by Niagara Mowing
7 146
SMS assist? The good,...
jcurr33
01-27-2016 10:24 PM
02-04-2016 11:53 PM
by Steve
5 177
I need some help...
Anise
02-04-2016 01:39 PM
02-04-2016 11:51 PM
by Steve
3 72
Customers dodging the...
Rocky
11-06-2015 06:22 AM
02-04-2016 03:41 AM
by C&DPropertyManagement
7 1,430
Offering a "Trial"...
wybut076
02-01-2016 06:27 PM
02-03-2016 08:26 PM
by Just for Cuts
7 176
Iowa Caucus Predictions?
Steve
02-01-2016 06:31 PM
02-03-2016 12:40 AM
by Steve
1 58
Laying White River Rock
DiamondLawnCare
02-01-2016 08:27 PM
02-03-2016 12:17 AM
by Steve
1 69
Networking for a...
jcurr33
01-30-2016 09:26 PM
02-01-2016 06:27 PM
by Steve
4 142
Customer giving a 1099?
apmAkron
01-27-2016 07:22 PM
01-31-2016 08:55 PM
by Chilehead
6 198
happy to be here
redrobin
01-29-2016 10:45 AM
01-31-2016 08:44 PM
by Steve
1 91
Thought's on an "E-Z...
jcurr33
01-27-2016 10:48 PM
01-31-2016 08:38 PM
by Steve
4 168
Changes
Knaubone
01-30-2016 10:56 PM
01-31-2016 08:31 PM
by Steve
1 82
Thoughts on this Exmark...
googus
01-28-2016 04:24 PM
01-28-2016 08:09 PM
by Chilehead
1 109
1st year in
jcurr33
10-18-2015 05:07 PM
01-28-2016 07:49 PM
by Chilehead
6 4,087
Need opinion on zero...
Mr. Mow
01-24-2016 05:42 PM
01-28-2016 07:41 PM
by Chilehead
10 298
Opinion on liquid vs...
Bradcook21
01-25-2016 02:03 PM
01-28-2016 07:38 PM
by Chilehead
9 253
Finding property size
Gageslawncare
01-25-2016 11:08 AM
01-28-2016 12:05 PM
by Gageslawncare
10 254
Tiger TG 2661 Commercial...
lawnman1959
01-25-2016 08:12 PM
01-27-2016 07:57 PM
by Just for Cuts
5 192
Spouse as a dependent?
Steve
01-26-2016 01:51 AM
01-27-2016 10:44 AM
by Chilehead
3 164
Hello All
C&DPropertyManagement
01-23-2016 12:21 PM
01-26-2016 01:24 AM
by Steve
1 145
Credit Cards - What's in...
Shark1611
06-16-2015 04:04 PM
01-23-2016 03:43 PM
by C&DPropertyManagement
17 7,612
Start My Own Business?
mowandblow1980
01-12-2016 08:43 PM
01-19-2016 07:00 PM
by Steve
12 563
State of the nation 2016.
Steve
01-12-2016 12:05 AM
01-19-2016 06:57 PM
by Steve
6 334
little help? first big...
Brian3137
12-31-2015 12:39 PM
01-19-2016 06:54 PM
by Steve
23 1,010
Hi everybody...
Greg_TopYardServices
01-14-2016 08:10 AM
01-19-2016 02:47 PM
by SC93
12 405
What's your next...
Steve
05-15-2015 12:54 PM
01-17-2016 08:48 PM
by Homeland unlimited
25 7,865
Plow controller problems
scaypa
01-12-2016 05:49 PM
01-16-2016 10:46 AM
by scaypa
4 254
Say Hello !!!
Steve
03-19-2007 12:18 PM
01-15-2016 07:23 PM
by tannerduncan
1,244 427,837
Pricing issue
Mr. Mow
07-07-2015 07:15 AM
01-15-2016 11:20 AM
by djlandscaping06
23 5,351
New College Course
Dr. D
01-14-2016 01:45 PM
01-14-2016 05:35 PM
by Steve
1 181
Yelp
Shark1611
01-13-2016 10:00 AM
01-14-2016 05:32 PM
by Steve
4 239
New to the forum from...
Doug Green
01-12-2016 12:23 PM
01-14-2016 08:34 AM
by Doug Green
2 214
Facebook advertising
Just for Cuts
12-13-2015 08:49 AM
01-13-2016 10:20 PM
by Just for Cuts
12 862
Choosing local business
Doug Green
01-12-2016 12:29 PM
01-13-2016 06:12 PM
by Steve
2 374
4 Seasons Landscaping LLC
Doug Green
01-12-2016 12:56 PM
01-12-2016 12:59 PM
by Doug Green
1 237
2016 business goals
OxfordOS
01-09-2016 04:19 PM
01-12-2016 08:36 AM
by mowandblow1980
15 517
Hi to you NOTHERNERS
stevef1201
11-11-2014 05:56 PM
01-08-2016 09:30 PM
by jeramicox76
10 2,740
Amazon services
thom
12-22-2015 08:40 AM
01-07-2016 11:53 AM
by Steve
17 824
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.1.0

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:55 AM.


(C) 2011 Riggs Publications - Terms of use & Privacy Policy

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:55 AM.

(C) 2011 Riggs Publications - Terms of use & Privacy Policy