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? > Community Assistance

Community Assistance Community questions, comments, and suggestions. Problems posting? Email me.

Zero turn Mower preferences


Community Assistance

Community questions, comments, and suggestions. Problems posting? Email me.
View Poll Results: Which Zero Turn Mower would you choose?
Cub Cadet 0 0%
Dixie Chopper 2 13.33%
Exmark 5 33.33%
Ferris 2 13.33%
Gravely 0 0%
Hustler 1 6.67%
Husqvarna 0 0%
John Deere 1 6.67%
Scag 1 6.67%
Toro 3 20.00%
Voters: 15. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 10-16-2010, 06:31 AM
jymie's Avatar
jymie jymie is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Hamburg New York
Posts: 912
Rep Power: 8
jymie is on a distinguished road
Default Zero turn Mower preferences

What is your preference when it comes to Zero turn mowers?
  1. Cub Cadet
  2. Dixie Chopper
  3. Exmark
  4. Ferris
  5. Gravely
  6. Husqvarna
  7. Hustler
  8. John Deere
  9. Scag
  10. Toro

Last edited by jymie; 10-16-2010 at 06:37 AM.
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 10-16-2010, 08:01 PM
Steve's Avatar
Steve Steve is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 37,947
Rep Power: 10
Steve has disabled reputation
Default

Lawn care business tipsLawn Care Business Book
Now isnt that interesting!
__________________
- 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 10-16-2010, 11:14 PM
CHEESE2009 CHEESE2009 is offline
Dr. Scott - Ruler of the Underworld
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Switzerland, Grindelwald
Age: 75
Posts: 4,473
Rep Power: 0
CHEESE2009 is on a distinguished road
Default

I just installed the bagging attachment for my Toro Timecutter Z, works pretty good, though you need to install weights in the front....

Cons: The weights grind my nerves when getting over curbs - feels like the tires are gonna snap off! I suppose I gotta decrease my speed...

Also, the damn bagging kit is something to get used to, gotta be extra careful on turns. The discharge chute/tube is going to cause a lot of problems for me on some properties.

I'll probably have to dissemble the attachment in order to get into customers backyards - then reassemble once I'm in.. then once more to get back out... lol

I'm sure it sounds more difficult then it'll be.

Overall, it's a great 42' machine.

*cough* http://breezelawnservice.ca (updated again - a lot... every page and forum)
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 10-16-2010, 11:23 PM
Hedgemaster Hedgemaster is offline
new member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 2,772
Rep Power: 0
Hedgemaster is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by CHEESE2009 View Post
I just installed the bagging attachment for my Toro Timecutter Z, works pretty good, though you need to install weights in the front....

Cons: The weights grind my nerves when getting over curbs - feels like the tires are gonna snap off! I suppose I gotta decrease my speed...

Also, the damn bagging kit is something to get used to, gotta be extra careful on turns. The discharge chute/tube is going to cause a lot of problems for me on some properties.

I'll probably have to dissemble the attachment in order to get into customers backyards - then reassemble once I'm in.. then once more to get back out... lol

I'm sure it sounds more difficult then it'll be.

Overall, it's a great 42' machine.


*cough* http://breezelawnservice.ca (updated again - a lot... every page and forum)
lol... much easier to read.


As for the thread topic, I haven't a clue, as I'm reading this hoping to hear the thoughts of those who have some experience with them.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 10-19-2010, 01:33 PM
jymie's Avatar
jymie jymie is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Hamburg New York
Posts: 912
Rep Power: 8
jymie is on a distinguished road
Default

So far interesting results.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 10-19-2010, 03:14 PM
Hedgemaster Hedgemaster is offline
new member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 2,772
Rep Power: 0
Hedgemaster is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by jymie View Post
So far interesting results.

hahahahahahaha
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
I'm looking for a new zero turn mower around the 4k range. any suggestions? Reminisce32 Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 2 10-06-2010 04:09 PM
New Zero-Turn wdcutter Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 1 07-14-2010 02:50 AM
zero turn KWLawn Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 2 10-19-2009 10:37 AM
Small zero turn mower gmoney55 Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 6 03-26-2008 05:50 PM

» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
Hello from Alabama
pruzilla
Today 01:20 PM
Today 04:33 PM
by Steve
1 18
Hello from Centreville!
Daveylawns
05-23-2016 09:04 AM
Yesterday 04:08 PM
by Steve
1 52
Laying new grass, Sod...
WarriorLandscapingCAN
05-23-2016 10:07 AM
05-23-2016 08:41 PM
by Steve
1 41
I need some aeration...
rootytalbot
08-14-2015 12:32 PM
05-23-2016 09:06 AM
by Daveylawns
10 3,750
To mow weekly or Biweekly
WarriorLandscapingCAN
05-11-2016 04:09 PM
05-22-2016 11:45 AM
by jrs.landscaping
8 260
Prolin
rmccutchan
05-21-2016 04:53 PM
05-21-2016 06:36 PM
by rmccutchan
2 60
Upgraded to a new mower
Stevenor92
05-17-2016 08:17 PM
05-20-2016 07:08 PM
by Stevenor92
8 183
Intro
LaraRahmani
05-18-2016 02:54 PM
05-19-2016 02:43 PM
by Steve
2 97
Best Push Mower You Have...
markty
05-14-2016 03:46 PM
05-18-2016 07:34 PM
by Stevenor92
4 171
New mower!!!!
Stevenor92
05-18-2016 03:46 AM
05-18-2016 06:39 PM
by Stevenor92
2 100
Say Hello !!!
Steve
03-19-2007 11:18 AM
05-18-2016 02:59 PM
by LaraRahmani
1,249 434,551
Stupid idea?
hopolb33
05-13-2016 11:25 AM
05-16-2016 11:22 AM
by Steve
1 139
Planting SKYBOUND CEDARS
FrankieeLawnz
05-13-2016 03:59 PM
05-16-2016 11:21 AM
by Steve
1 126
Edging Fad...
Tree geek
05-10-2016 11:29 PM
05-15-2016 11:12 PM
by Tree geek
2 171
Business Overload
Chilehead
05-06-2016 09:27 PM
05-13-2016 11:15 AM
by Steve
11 361
Hello from great state...
Cel1980
05-11-2016 09:00 AM
05-13-2016 11:07 AM
by Steve
2 144
Did this job free to...
JJand M Lawncare
05-02-2016 02:33 PM
05-11-2016 03:54 PM
by JJand M Lawncare
10 405
How to tell Cust. to...
GeeGood
04-09-2008 09:55 PM
05-09-2016 07:08 PM
by JJand M Lawncare
16 5,498
Echo SRM 230 trouble.
Jack Rabbit
05-08-2016 06:16 PM
05-08-2016 11:22 PM
by Just for Cuts
1 139
Toro ZTR Issues
rsanchez1203
05-06-2016 09:27 PM
05-07-2016 10:26 AM
by Steve
2 161
Correct way to quote a...
WarriorLandscapingCAN
05-02-2016 11:52 AM
05-03-2016 10:59 AM
by Steve
1 271
Having an issue with...
Mr. Mow
04-27-2016 03:58 PM
04-28-2016 05:04 AM
by Sprinkler Buddy
2 280
Hello From Virginia
JJand M Lawncare
04-25-2016 01:02 PM
04-27-2016 05:20 PM
by Steve
5 319
» Popular Tags
advertising become an entrepreneur best mower be your own boss break business education business help business management contractor hacks deck lift dethatcher edging entrepreneur entrepreneur education estimates free lawn care fuel problems fuel pump half moon blade hydro increase customers jjandm lawncare landscape landscape design landscaping landscaping design company landscaping richmond va landscping lawncare lawn mowing lawnservice lowering grade marketing mulch new business planting plowing raising grade residential lawn care richmond va richmond virginia lawn care roundup safety scag snowblower snow plowing snow shovel solo solo backpack sprayer start a business start a lawn care business start business start up swzt toro timecutter tree tree pics tree service video walk behind what to charge work from home
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.1.0

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:08 PM.


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

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:08 PM.

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