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Old 04-06-2008, 07:05 PM
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moving to a new house in a few weeks. about a half acre of grass. figured i'd pick up a self-propelled push mower to start with... but i'm wondering how long it is gonna take me. any guesses? probably 21 or 22 inch cut...
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Old 04-07-2008, 04:22 AM
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For a couple hundred more bucks, the el cheapo ones at Lowes. etc, will do the job for about 5 years.
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Old 04-07-2008, 12:31 PM
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Watch out buying self propelled as they will slow you down. Allot of the new self propelled run very slow and you will find that you could use a bush mower much quicker.
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Old 04-07-2008, 01:21 PM
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Get on Craig's list and barter whatever it is you do for some grass whacking. Mowing sucks, really really sucks. I kicked that piece of shizat to the curb three years ago and never looked back.

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Old 04-07-2008, 01:43 PM
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If you have the entire 1/2 acre to cut less the square footage of the house and driveway then weed eat and trim you are looking in the neighborhood of at least 3 hours.
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