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Par 5 Landscaping Trucks

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Lugnut, Dec 10, 2010.

  1. Lugnut

    Lugnut Senior Member
    Messages: 250

    Trucks are ready to go, getting a new Hiniker sander for the dump on Monday or Tuesday, the one on it now will go on the 2500HD flatbed for use on a couple driveways and as a backup if something happens to the F550




  2. IA Farmer

    IA Farmer Senior Member
    Messages: 410

    Trucks look good. Nice fleet. Good luck this winter.
  3. maverjohn

    maverjohn Senior Member
    Messages: 902

    Nice fleet you have there, good luck this year.
  4. lawnproslawncar

    lawnproslawncar Senior Member
    Messages: 605

    I got to ask where you got the name from. Ex superintendent here.
  5. Lugnut

    Lugnut Senior Member
    Messages: 250

    Thanks guys, try to keep everything looking good despite some older trucks compared to what alot of guys are running...keep up on maintenance and they run great though.

    Lawnpros, I started the business as a part time thing while I was an assistant superintendent, it grew and became a full time endevor before I made it to superintendent.
  6. lawnproslawncar

    lawnproslawncar Senior Member
    Messages: 605

    Sounds about like me. Assistant, super, and all while doing plowing and landscaping. Now I'm a retired (at 24 1/2) super, a farmer, landscaper, and plower.
  7. Lugnut

    Lugnut Senior Member
    Messages: 250

    I retired from the golf course industry 2 years ago at 23 haha. Summer watering 7 days a week got to me, sitting around on a Sunday afternoon just waiting for wilt made me realize it wasn't something I wanted to do the rest of my life. I like to get in, do the work, and get out which makes landscaping alot better suited for me.
  8. deere615

    deere615 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,919

    Looking good Dan!
  9. KMBertog

    KMBertog PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,129

    +1 on the Meyer plows!

    Good luck this season :salute:
  10. Brant'sLawnCare

    Brant'sLawnCare PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,756

    Nice looking stuff. Hope you have a good season!
  11. John Mac

    John Mac Senior Member
    Messages: 374

    Do you play golf, are you any good? That would be one perk.
    Last edited: Dec 11, 2010
  12. Pennings Garden

    Pennings Garden Senior Member
    from VA
    Messages: 242

    Great Looking fleet! That should take care of the the customers you are taking over from me! when did you get the flat bed? I haven't seen that before...

    Did you have a chance to stop by today? I was out doing deliveries most of the day but left a list at the front counter for you...
  13. Lugnut

    Lugnut Senior Member
    Messages: 250

    I got the list today Jordy, so we're all set for the first storm now. I got the flatbed a couple weeks ago, thats the truck that will be on your route. Wanted to add a truck so we're not streched too thin with only 2, and i've got a bit of a comfort zone now if one goes down during a storm.

    I do play golf, not too often the last couple years however. Used to play 2-3 times a week right after high school, was a 7 handicap then.
  14. Rain Man

    Rain Man Senior Member
    Messages: 138

    Nice trucks, try to have fun this winter!!
  15. ColumbiaLand

    ColumbiaLand Senior Member
    Messages: 790

    Nice trucks, They look really clean!
  16. lawnproslawncar

    lawnproslawncar Senior Member
    Messages: 605

    There are days when I miss the work...but all the hours when the heat is on all while going in at one/two in the morning to make sure the irrigation is working was enough. When there is "no" money to update the old system...Got sick of the b.s and decided I would rather blame myself for something not working right than not having the proper tools to do the job.

    On a side note, I could never golf, as soon as I would start a round I would zone into the grass and start making a list. Turns a fun pass time into a drag in a hurry.
  17. lawnscapes2

    lawnscapes2 Junior Member
    from zone 5
    Messages: 14

    Nice setup!!