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  1. Thread: another newbi

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    Re: another newbi

    onyx Blade never too old.. work at the pace thats suits,ive seen many a contractor run run run and not last the journey.Have to pace yourself at your liking as there is a never a too slow...what...
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    Re: Ute + trailer OR truck... how to choose? Help!!

    Couple of stubbies ...bit of guitar jamming in between ..amp full on of course and yep job done....
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    Re: Ute + trailer OR truck... how to choose? Help!!

    i am in melbourne and got them at bunnings ...i will look for you in the next few days i am pretty sure they have them..you could organise with your bunnings to get them in..but i will check...
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    Re: Ute + trailer OR truck... how to choose? Help!!

    thanks mate , actually cheap as , a few storage holders (hooks ) from bunnings and treated pine painted screwed into ute uprights..was going to use still but ute is always under cover rap ely sees...
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    Re: Ute + trailer OR truck... how to choose? Help!!

    9499my set up is pretty basic with 2 whippers and a hedger racked up , tool box carrying blower fuel tools chain saw battery hedge etc..normally i carry 2self propelled mowers and only put the...
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    Re: Stihl BR800 Re Designed New Blower

    like you john I've a shindy back pack since well before 2010 and still going strong.....weekly i blow down school pavements , Tabaret carparks .even so tough my offsider year's ago put straight fuel...
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    Re: Capel Sound/ Rosebud 28/06/19

    Good idea chaining all down...yes they can use portable angle grinders/bolt cutters my insurance will pay out if locks/chains are cut..Mowers and trailers under my policy do not have to be locked on...
  8. Thread: Glyphosate

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    Re: Glyphosate

    .i dont know if glysphorate is as what they say , several university professor said today time and time again test has proven no affect on humans unless you drank the stuff ..who knows ...a lot of my...
  9. Re: What hourly Rate are contractors getting on the Sunshine Coast Queensland.

    i know have to be 67 i believe oh well cant wait to undercut you young contractors lol ....
  10. Re: What hourly Rate are contractors getting on the Sunshine Coast Queensland.

    that makes it hard for sure . i see lots down here in Melbourne too and they charge real cheap..ive lost a couple of quotes to jims who also go as low as 45 per hour..thats 1990 's rates ... we are...
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    Re: Which stihl hedge trimmer

    Fred is the king with hedges and has being doing it for more years than most..not just hedges but big mothers at that..so when Fred only uses battery thats good enough for me and when he says the...
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    Re: Shiny t226 whippy

    mate ive got 2 of each..the speed head fits the husssy so no problems there...do like the shindy but love the hussy as well...ive been using shindies for over 30 years so have a great preference...
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    Re: School Mowing in Queensland

    yeah its tough with the schools I've had one for over 20 years now but i have to do it on saturday...its premium rates and they don't mind because all the work is undertaken without any nuisance to...
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    Re: Height scalped kikuyu lawn

    oh yeah 5 goals up geez john must hurt.....but hey we can't brag but saints true and true did my time in the pig pen all those years and was at our only grandfinal as a boy...at 63 mate not jumping...
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    Re: Height scalped kikuyu lawn

    retention span of 2 sec who would of thought lol
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    Re: Height scalped kikuyu lawn

    why dont you put down the dog hahah naaaa why dont you consider the tough turf from bunnings its fake grass but looks the real thing easy to install....give it some thought ...
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    Re: Height scalped kikuyu lawn

    ed zacery Ian why would you use the right machine for the job...Jonny this is advice you should take on board....and funny you know it actually does a great job for good outcome and a vey safe one
  18. Re: Using weedkillers around pets with nervous owners. Pelargonic Acid vs Pine Oil

    Absolute you use far more as you need to ensure the weed is totally covers but as you say they are prepared to pay for it. You can can buy it in bulk which is cheaper of course but my schools and...
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    Re: Jimís mowing calling contractors for work

    are you serious 32 bucks for A LEAD...surely not ..so if you dont get the job still 32 bucks ???? thats words can't explain ...
  20. Re: Using weedkillers around pets with nervous owners. Pelargonic Acid vs Pine Oil

    slasher we use now more expensive but results are great and actually you can see results much quicker than glypho..after the big who hah with the round up on the telly the other day customers are...
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    Re: Glyphosate on 4 corners tonight.

    gotta say spraying 500 gallons in the morning then another in the afternoon no matter what it is ,,its gunna make some impact on your health....this programme targeted the big users not the small...
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    Re: Invoicing and Tax

    one positive of the dry i take is it kills off the clover and the beer bobs lol
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    Re: Invoicing and Tax

    yep what ever works gaz..i love invoicing after each site takes me mmm 30 secs ..when i get home i just chilling well almost grandkids, photography ( ,my second self employed business now ), mrs...
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    Re: Invoicing and Tax

    Blair i know where are coming from as i also use invoice to go ..I have quickbooks online which do the total tax information bas etc etc but also does a invoice from your iPhone on site and the same...
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    Re: hedge trimmimg pics

    thats sad redeye..getting attached to a place you love ......and 20% of the income hurts for sure....I lost a large property after 25 years and 500 bucks a week 52 weeks of the year and that hurt...
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