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Solution for 36" wide Paver walks

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Broncslefty7, Sep 12, 2014.

  1. Broncslefty7

    Broncslefty7 Senior Member
    Messages: 880

    Anyone have any ideas for 36" wide paver side walks i have roughly a mile of them. only thing ive come up with so far is a bobcat s70 with a broom....


    any ideas would be AWESOME

    THanks
     
  2. ScubaSteve728

    ScubaSteve728 Senior Member
    Messages: 492

    small garden tractor with a cab and broom if height clearance isn't an issue
     
  3. Broncslefty7

    Broncslefty7 Senior Member
    Messages: 880

    i thought about that but i have no use for a tractor during the regular season. i was thinking maybe a plow with a rubber cutting edge?
     
  4. Whiffyspark

    Whiffyspark 2000 Club Member
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    Messages: 2,403

    Broom works better

    Any plow can still catch a paver
     
  5. Broncslefty7

    Broncslefty7 Senior Member
    Messages: 880

    yeah i thought so, ive never seen or used a rubber edge. any thoughts on solid broom manufacturers that sell a 36 or 38?
     
  6. Whiffyspark

    Whiffyspark 2000 Club Member
    from SOMD
    Messages: 2,403

    Can't help you there all we have are walk behinds.
     
  7. Broncslefty7

    Broncslefty7 Senior Member
    Messages: 880

    yeah i saw turf teq sells a 38 walk behind that looks pretty solid
     
  8. WIPensFan

    WIPensFan PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,593

    I just saw a new Toro walk behind sweeper in a magazine, you should check it out on Toro's website.
     
  9. Broncslefty7

    Broncslefty7 Senior Member
    Messages: 880

    yeah i did, it looks fragile
     
  10. WIPensFan

    WIPensFan PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,593

    I doubt it, Toro doesn't make fragile stuff.
     
  11. Broncslefty7

    Broncslefty7 Senior Member
    Messages: 880

    idk, ive always like ariens durability better than toros. we use a lot of their Single stage blowers.
     
  12. Whiffyspark

    Whiffyspark 2000 Club Member
    from SOMD
    Messages: 2,403

    We have 2 Arians. I THINK we have a toro too. Can't remember.

    Is it a mile straight or half on each side
     
  13. LapeerLandscape

    LapeerLandscape 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,067

    How about an old Gravely walk behind with a broom attachment, saw one the other day.
     
  14. Broncslefty7

    Broncslefty7 Senior Member
    Messages: 880

    its 2 blocks so 2 large squares.
     
  15. XYZSnowPros

    XYZSnowPros Member
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