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Old 05-15-2008, 06:56 PM
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Well my day today wasn't so good.

The bolts that hold the rod that holds my cab up fell off and the rod too and the cab of the tractor went flying on the road. Now I realised I need a new cab..

Also tonight.. i went to finish off the lawn at the local lumber yard and I was running the trimmer and for some reason I made sure I was facing away the window and i turn around.. next thing you know the #### thing was shattered

Good thing I am now insured
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Hi Justin,

I am very sorry about that Justin.

How did you handle the the situation with the window? I bet a lot of people find themselves dealing with this too.
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That sucks, I had one of those yesterday. It was pouring rain and I spent two hours dealing with a ****ty 6" long lawn. Then while I was on my next one, I hit something that took the whole blade assembly off of my mower. It's my backup mower too, I'm already waiting for parts to the other one. So I had to drive half an hour each way to and from the repair shop to get that dealt with. Then I had to buy a $86 tank of gas, since apparently my new Ford Ranger is way more of a gas hound than my crappy little Mazda (which bit the dust a couple weeks ago). Good thing is, I'm getting a new mower in the near future, and I'm getting a real commercial grade one since I'm tired of dealing with this low end Home Depot junk. Gonna go Honda or Toro, just gotta compare prices.
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Quote[/b] (UniversityLandscapers @ May 16 2008,12:08)]I'm getting a new mower in the near future, and I'm getting a real commercial grade one since I'm tired of dealing with this low end Home Depot junk. Gonna go Honda or Toro, just gotta compare prices.
Carefull man, I haven't seen any commercial grade honda mowers & very few toros, Mostly homeowner z's. A good rule of thumb seems to be if the deck is thick steel & welded together It's a heavier grade machine.... If its stamped out of one piece of sheet metal it's that same home depot grade crappola. (just a way to tell at first glance)
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Hey chuck... if I looked like you, Id think every day was a bad day...




















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Ahhhhh kiss my butt.

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yeah, I was laughin' My wife was like "What's goin' on?"
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glad to hear it.... some days they re few and far between
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