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Had a good day today.
17 tree stumps, all in the same yard.
3 hours on the clock.

Anyone want guess at the $$$$$.
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How big across were the stumps? Did you need a stump grinder?

My guess, $500?
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How big across were the stumps? Did you need a stump grinder?

My guess, $500?
opps, my bad, I should of said I had a good day using my new Rayco rg27
grinder to grind these stumps

they averaged 16", without any surface roots.

Your close, but too low.
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$625?

How did the grinder work? What did you think of it so far?

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How did the grinder work? What did you think of it so far?

The machine works very well.So far, I think it is a very good investment.
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What made you decide to get it? Have you been doing any target marketing now on stump grinding since you got it?
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What made you decide to get it? Have you been doing any target marketing now on stump grinding since you got it?
I offer stump grinding as one of my services.
I got tired of renting.
I have this machine, and a mini grinder.
I bought this machine right from the factory
in Wooster Ohio.
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A while back, one of our members had a full color postcard made to promote stump grinding. I bet the postcard is still on here to review.

He would then keep on the look out for properties that had stumps. When he found one, he would drop off a stump grinding postcard at the house.

That kind of marketing kept him plenty busy.
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