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Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs, Buy or Sell

Outdoor power equipment discussions. Questions on commercial lawn mowers, lawn mower, mower parts, lawn tractors, engines, edgers, trimmers, pole saws, aerators, hydro seeders, snow plows, chain saws, stump grinders, trucks and trailers?
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Im 22 years old and have worked for a landscaping company for 3 previous summers. This year I decided that I want to start my own bussiness. I am looking right now at a 2002 scag turf tiger 52 inch with 800 hours, scag 36 inch walk behind belt driven, an enclosed 12 foot trailer, along with blowers, weedwackers, edgers. Basically everything that I need to get started. Shes asking 8000 dollars for the package. Do you think that this is a good deal for me to get started? Thanks for your help. Im new to this site, but I am quickly falling in love with it!! ThankYou.

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I would offer her 4000 and see what she says. It seems like if you had 8000 to spend, you could get a lot of really nice (NEW) stuff.
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Price it out though.... To buy that new the 52" along your probably $8500 minimum, Another $1200-1500 FOR THE 36"
, new enclosed trailer... *guessing $3000 +? *Then all the hand tools....
Granted she wants to sell it & it's easier for her to sell it all at once than peice it out. *But I would try to lowball it first she needs/wants the cash right? *I'd try $6000 & see what she says. *You might get a steal!



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