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 > Just starting your lawn care or landscaping business? > Promote your products or services

Promote your products or services Do you want to promote your products or services to our lawn care business forum? Tell us what you have to offer. Post some specials or promotional offers. There is no better way to sell to a forum community than to get a few happy customers and then word will spread.

Nitromethane Powered RC Monster Trucks


Promote your products or services

Do you want to promote your products or services to our lawn care business forum? Tell us what you have to offer. Post some specials or promotional offers. There is no better way to sell to a forum community than to get a few happy customers and then word will spread.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 01-23-2008, 08:51 PM
ashburg ashburg is offline
new member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: United States of America - SC
Posts: 24
Rep Power: 0
ashburg
Default

Anybody here into radio controlled, nitromethane burning, 1/8th scale Off Road Monster Trucks, Truggies, or Buggies?

I am! *

Below is a pic of one of my Custom, Ground Up Builds, the BulletProofSavage

You can also visit my blog, which is about tips, tricks, hop ups, pics, videos, etc related particularly to the HPI Savage





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


  #2  
Old 01-23-2008, 08:56 PM
Steve's Avatar
Steve Steve is online now
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 36,992
Rep Power: 10
Steve has disabled reputation
Default

Lawn care business tipsLawn Care Business Book
Ashley you know how to have a good time! I was just checking out your site and was looking through all this WOW!


I was watching your video! MY GOSH! That RC car was way up in the air like 10 ft? HAHAHHA That was awesome!

How did you get involved with all this fun RC stuff?

I love your car too! Did you restore that?
__________________
- Subscribe to my Lawn Care Marketing Blog Feed and get daily tips sent to you. Free!
Download your Free trial of Gopher Lawn Care Software.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 01-23-2008, 09:16 PM
ashburg ashburg is offline
new member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: United States of America - SC
Posts: 24
Rep Power: 0
ashburg
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by [b
Quote[/b] (Team Gopher @ Jan. 23 2008,8:56)]Ashley you know how to have a good time! I was just checking out your site and was looking through all this WOW!


I was watching your video! MY GOSH! That RC car was way up in the air like 10 ft? HAHAHHA That was awesome!

How did you get involved with all this fun RC stuff?

I love your car too! Did you restore that?
Here's a better jump...

I saw the rc thing for the first time on DIY Network...made a bee line for the nearest LHS (local hobby store)

Ugh...the "Elky" as my wife called it...yes, if you want to call it a resto. That thing weighed 80lbs more when I got done with it (b-o-n-d-o)

More about rc on the "anyone own a savage x" thread at rc universe.

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 01-23-2008, 09:52 PM
Steve's Avatar
Steve Steve is online now
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 36,992
Rep Power: 10
Steve has disabled reputation
Default

That is a great picture! Are your videos called the Nitro Show? Is that why that is painted on your ramp?
__________________
- Subscribe to my Lawn Care Marketing Blog Feed and get daily tips sent to you. Free!
Download your Free trial of Gopher Lawn Care Software.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 01-24-2008, 07:02 AM
ashburg ashburg is offline
new member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: United States of America - SC
Posts: 24
Rep Power: 0
ashburg
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by [b
Quote[/b] (Team Gopher @ Jan. 23 2008,9:52)]That is a great picture! Are your videos called the Nitro Show? Is that why that is painted on your ramp?
NitroShow.org - I get fanatics like myself together from all over the state to do a free show for kids.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 01-24-2008, 09:06 AM
ritchiem
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

This is great! I used to be into RC heavy, but always electric never fuel...I would love to get back into it. What would your recommend as a starter kit? And what kind of money do you think is a good first investment into the sport?
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 01-24-2008, 10:27 AM
ashburg ashburg is offline
new member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: United States of America - SC
Posts: 24
Rep Power: 0
ashburg
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by [b
Quote[/b] (ritchiem @ Jan. 24 2008,9:06)]This is great! *I used to be into RC heavy, but always electric never fuel...I would love to get back into it. *What would your recommend as a starter kit? *And what kind of money do you think is a good first investment into the sport?
Well, if you want nitro, which is really all I know, I'd get an HPI Savage X SS 4.6 RTR (ready to run). From there, you can upgrade it as you break stuff

For that bad boy, you're lookin' at about $430 or so, maybe better on ebay.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 01-24-2008, 09:08 PM
Steve's Avatar
Steve Steve is online now
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 36,992
Rep Power: 10
Steve has disabled reputation
Default

Hi Ashley,

You are absolutely on fire! I love all this creativity!

Have you ever thought of pulling your business in as a sponsor for your shows? You could have your business name on the ramp! Hand out marketing material for your lawn care business at events.

Why not have your truck painted like a bee! Call it the Busy Bee Lawn Care Nitro!

Then you could have a picture of this on your lawn care business website!

Have the words Nitro on your real lawn truck.

Could you perform this at local birthday parties too? Maybe have a package where you bring a bunch of not so fast cars that the kids could try jumping as well? That would get you to get tight with the local parents.

What's your view on any of this?
__________________
- Subscribe to my Lawn Care Marketing Blog Feed and get daily tips sent to you. Free!
Download your Free trial of Gopher Lawn Care Software.
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

» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
tips on creating a...
BLAZIER-1991
01-08-2015 07:22 PM
Today 09:43 PM
by BLAZIER-1991
8 731
New Website
brian'slawncare
Yesterday 06:35 PM
Today 09:41 PM
by Truro
7 85
My Newborn son
avetslawncare
02-27-2015 01:07 PM
Today 09:30 PM
by S&Z Lawncare
6 104
How do YOU charge your...
Hard-Body lawn & garden
Today 09:28 PM
Today 09:28 PM
by Hard-Body lawn & garden
0 1
New Lawn Care Business
S&Z Lawncare
Today 04:13 PM
Today 09:28 PM
by S&Z Lawncare
2 33
pros and cons on...
Wolf4dk
Today 12:26 AM
Today 09:03 PM
by avetslawncare
5 72
What's include in a bid?
ppl
Today 01:19 PM
Today 08:46 PM
by avetslawncare
6 100
price for snow clearing?
Bradcook21
02-25-2015 09:11 PM
Today 08:32 PM
by Bradcook21
7 230
Opinions on truck wrap
Truro
02-28-2015 04:21 PM
Today 08:03 PM
by Truro
8 185
Diesel conversion?
Just for Cuts
Today 10:59 AM
Today 06:46 PM
by Just for Cuts
2 53
Ugliest lawn contest
Steve
02-23-2015 04:17 PM
Today 04:57 PM
by Steve
5 340
Hi from the beautiful...
nwgirl
02-07-2015 06:01 AM
Today 04:45 PM
by Steve
5 634
Online Estimator
acrajchel
Yesterday 05:58 PM
Today 03:50 PM
by Steve
3 83
stubbon people
Bradcook21
02-16-2015 04:25 PM
Today 03:40 PM
by Steve
43 1,370
rock salt
Bradcook21
02-24-2015 11:17 AM
Today 02:36 PM
by jrs.landscaping
28 564
How to obtain more...
winkie61
02-17-2015 08:31 AM
Today 11:05 AM
by nwgirl
4 569
I'm Back With The Best...
aduttonater
02-21-2015 01:41 AM
Today 10:44 AM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
16 644
How to sell annual...
GroPro
02-17-2015 12:31 PM
Yesterday 01:46 PM
by Chilehead
8 603
Facebook
element009
03-23-2011 09:36 AM
02-27-2015 11:37 AM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
52 11,836
Blade sharpener
Just for Cuts
07-04-2014 01:31 PM
02-26-2015 03:43 PM
by Mr. Mow
15 1,774
viking cyclon.
uppercut
01-29-2015 09:12 PM
02-26-2015 02:54 PM
by Steve
5 524
Start LIKING FACEBOOK...
rlclawncare123
02-26-2015 01:06 AM
02-26-2015 02:41 PM
by Steve
1 129
Another website update
Chilehead
02-26-2015 11:24 AM
02-26-2015 12:46 PM
by Just for Cuts
3 121
New Lawn Care Service...
rlclawncare123
02-26-2015 12:49 AM
02-26-2015 02:24 AM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
1 142
Finally!
SGL1
02-22-2015 09:46 PM
02-25-2015 10:15 PM
by SGL1
13 477
leaf removal.. mulching...
facework84
08-05-2011 03:26 PM
02-25-2015 08:07 PM
by Steve
5 2,812
How many customers?
SC93
02-25-2015 12:40 AM
02-25-2015 04:59 PM
by SC93
5 254
Irrigation...
charlieallen
02-24-2015 01:16 PM
02-25-2015 02:58 PM
by Steve
6 244
use a small business...
BLAZIER-1991
12-25-2014 12:21 AM
02-25-2015 12:46 AM
by SC93
33 2,862
honest opinion please
uppercut
02-17-2015 02:30 AM
02-24-2015 07:12 PM
by homey
10 694
2nd year advice anyone
Bradcook21
02-18-2015 07:00 PM
02-24-2015 05:15 PM
by Bradcook21
14 660
need help
lawnexpers115
02-23-2015 05:36 PM
02-24-2015 02:49 PM
by Steve
3 288
Hello People
nativikee
02-23-2015 07:17 PM
02-24-2015 02:43 PM
by Steve
4 285
New member
qua ke zik 001
02-23-2015 11:24 AM
02-23-2015 03:40 PM
by Steve
1 242
New Video
Sprinkler Buddy
02-22-2015 09:18 PM
02-23-2015 03:19 PM
by Sprinkler Buddy
2 268
need help with SCAG...
apmAkron
02-23-2015 09:14 AM
02-23-2015 01:57 PM
by apmAkron
3 266
which degrees would be...
BLAZIER-1991
02-20-2015 04:46 PM
02-23-2015 01:47 PM
by Steve
9 435
Trouble logging in
avetslawncare
02-21-2015 02:06 PM
02-23-2015 01:44 PM
by Steve
1 610
John Deere Quik Track...
acrajchel
02-20-2015 03:12 PM
02-23-2015 01:40 PM
by Steve
1 303
Trimming and...
joshlawncare
02-15-2015 02:04 PM
02-22-2015 09:48 PM
by SGL1
5 635
where can i post this
zippy-phil
02-17-2015 07:58 PM
02-20-2015 02:02 PM
by Steve
7 516
These are the days on...
ExtremeLawncareServices
01-11-2015 11:41 AM
02-19-2015 04:43 PM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
29 2,683
Thumbs up or down?
lawnman1959
02-18-2015 11:40 AM
02-19-2015 01:22 PM
by Chilehead
3 435
Am I growing too fast?
Mattcrump
08-04-2011 11:54 PM
02-19-2015 12:34 PM
by Steve
11 5,230
Say Hello !!!
Steve
03-19-2007 12:18 PM
02-19-2015 12:31 PM
by Steve
1,215 372,264
Mowing 2 acres
Bradcook21
01-05-2015 03:13 PM
02-19-2015 12:23 PM
by Steve
16 1,491
FREE Custom Website...
breadcrumb
01-31-2015 10:58 PM
02-18-2015 01:32 PM
by Steve
5 1,137
Taking a step back
Billy Goat
02-16-2015 07:37 AM
02-18-2015 01:17 PM
by Chilehead
9 616
Employees
stevej
02-17-2015 05:25 PM
02-18-2015 12:47 PM
by Mr. Mow
1 423
Landscapers from hell!!
Chilehead
01-29-2015 03:55 PM
02-17-2015 07:48 PM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
9 1,042
» Popular Tags
2wd 4x4 ad landscaping aerocore apartment bid apartment lawn care estimate applying blowout bob villa bush commercial contract help deliquentaccounts demonstration ditches door hangers employee problems estimate facebook four wheel drive google gopherhaul gravely growing a lawn care business hardscapes how to hydraulic jobs john deere quik trac landscape services lawn lawn aeration lawn care lawn care busines plan lawn care business lawn care business podcast lawn care business seo lawn care business show lawn care business website lawn care business website seo lawn care website lawn care website seo lawn mowing managing a lawn care business marketing marketing secrets mulch new mower ordinance patio install per hour service podcast scag v-ride scripts search engine optimization seo shreaded snow plowing sq ft starting a lawn care business steep lawns theft toro tractor auger trailer mate pro up sell employee web design website wood wright stander rh
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.1.0

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:49 PM.


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

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:49 PM.

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