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You guys must be stoned. My 36" JD will mow twice as much as a 22" in the same time. And pull me around while doing it.
yeah I couldn't agree more there some bad advice coming around on this forum, since when is gaining twice the speed and 15 inches per swipe not going to gain you anything. if you want to be profitable you must cut with the largest lime or you can get in the gate. if you really want to be profitable you stay away from gates. this is not 1950 commercial walk behind lawn mowers make a lot of money. how much revenue do you really think you're going to generate using a push mower. I've used Exmark 36 inch hydro that was a pretty nice little piece of equipment. Skag also makes a nice 1 with v rides.
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Here we run all John Deere, because they have taken care of us, last year we had a mower go down on a Friday, they sent the service truck out at 5pm and drove 90 miles one way to come and fix it. And then only charged the minimum.
Even if you can't afford new, find a dealer who can find you a used one at what cost you can justify. The reason I recommend this so that you can start to build a working relationship with the dealer.
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