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My name is Josh and I am starting a lawn mowing business. I was curious what you guys think which mower you recommend. I am looking at an Exmark Lazer Z 60" or Big Boy Outlaw 61". Just want to get your feedback. Thanks for the help guys.
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Are you servicing customers yet? What size properties are you working on?

Why are you looking at a 60" mower right now?
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Not servicing any customers yet. I have been sending out flyers left and right. Hopefully get some bites. I have 4 jobs so far. One property is about 6 acres, the other ones are acres lots. I was thinking about getting a 60" deck so it would cut my time down plus at my house I mow about 4-5 acres.
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Do you have many home owners in the area that have fenced yards or no? Will getting through fence gates be an issue in the near future as you pick up more clients?
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None so far that have fences.
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Just for the guys that would be interested. I work for Spirit Industries. We manufacture Model T's, Model A's, '32's, '34's.

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Oh that is fascinating! Have you built any yourself yet?

Have you thought about combining such hotrods with your lawn care business and calling it something like Hotrod Lawn Care?

Imagine having a custom hotrod that pulled your landscaping trailer?
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