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Hi my name is Steven, my wife started Hers & His professional Services last yr. This will help our income when I retire in about 2 yrs. Learning a lot but still would like a few suggstions to help us produce a quality job when done.

Can anyone offer any pictures or suggestions on how to make a chain striping kit for my gravely pro turn 260?

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Here is a picture that might help.

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Very interesting! Did she start it herself to offer lawn care or does she offer other services as well?
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Here is a picture that might help.

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Very interesting! Did she start it herself to offer lawn care or does she offer other services as well?
Thanks for the picture reguarding the chain striping I will try and make something to put on my gravely, we both started the service and yes she does offer cleaning an trash removal.
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Take some pictures of your design and experimentations. We'd all love to see what you come up with.
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Folks, any feed back on Gravely zero turns I just bought two, HD52 and a Pro turn 260. Both Kawasaki engines. I know most are using other brands but for the money Gravely seemed the far better deal? Any input?
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I don't see gravelys discussed too often on here but no that you got them, use them and build your business.

Give us your review of them as you use them.
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Has anyone had any expirence with either of these types of mowers. I know their not heavy commercial but I think they would work for me.
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Are you looking for commercial grade or would a consumer grade model be ok with you?
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The consumer model ($1299) should be fine?
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Have you checked around locally to see what that amount of money could get you in a used commercial mower? So you could have a comparison?
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