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    Re: Drought affecting business?!

    MIldura next week,
    I was looking at ours at 38, 41, 43, 44. Then I thought to search Mildura.
    Think CUB have extra deliveries of Beer headed your way this weekend.
    How can grass grow in that...
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    Re: Drought affecting business?!

    2 wks back I said things were still ok, but things are changing fast.
    The big non stop dry inland is now biting for me, customers who don't water lawns don't want you as their lawns are turning...
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    Vic Pool Regulations 1 Dec 2019

    Guys/Gals,

    There could be a some limited work filtering through from pool owners to comply with the new inspections.
    I paid the 1st step today being registration with Local Council and search...
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    Re: Stihl battery power

    That farm property I've spent 2 half days battery whipping the tall grass in 35 deg heat mid week.
    There's a bonus having the electric motor above the spool. lol
    I had a 11 bucket of water near me...
  5. Re: Transaxle Integrated Hydrostatic Transmision

    Sorry Big Read- grab a Beer,

    As mentioned it failed at 475 hrs, had not enough forward momentum to push in thick Kikuyu grass and no reverse.
    It happened across a 10 minute time frame.
    I look...
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    Re: Drought affecting business?!

    I'm lucky to have a mix of properties with many luxury larger properties that irrigate twice a day. So work load can be what I want or not want it to be.
    For some reason only basic restrictions in...
  7. Transaxle Integrated Hydrostatic Transmision

    I've put the topic post up and will post some info on it tomorrow night (11.00pm now) as have a mother of a job tomorrow on a rural farm property all day amongst "Louie the Fly" and all his million...
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    Re: Drought affecting business?!

    Djk,

    That's very sad to read your posts to leave mowing, but i can fully understand having the need to support a family in this highly seasonal game. Best wishes for the future and hoping you and...
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    Re: Hoping 12 Nov 2019 is all Good News

    Our mentioned hillside on fire a few yrs ago which was getting too close for comfort. A wind change saved us at 9.50pm that night. Although the boys on the hill had radioed to base to get us...
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    Re: Things that make HAPPY ''''''

    Would have to luv fast walking!! and lots of it.
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    Hoping 12 Nov 2019 is all Good News

    We hope tomorrow turns out the best it can for those in the worst declared fire areas along the East Coast.

    Spent yesterday arvo/evening and today arvo/evening clearing what i could on my property...
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    Re: Stihl BR800 Re Designed New Blower

    Good feedback there for all to read, plus its approx 1kg heavier than BR700 + another $100 dearer.
    I do notice the weight increase from the BR600 to BR700 when chucking it on the backseat of the...
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    Re: Young Generation and Travel

    Yep, I've only had the Fairstar Funship experience for 14'days which was great.

    My daughters 1st trip to Europe at 21, 5 yrs back and she gets her luggage (backpack) lost by Emirates and robbed 3...
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    Re: Young Generation and Travel

    Hope the opportunity falls into place for the Euro trip for you/wife and get an UPGRADE on the flight. What a break away from this game that would be.
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    Re: Young Generation and Travel

    Yep, ian you know it all too well.
    I have a sad/lost feeling tonight that will bog me down tomorrow whilst mowing with the 216. With a late night tomorrow as I watch her 11.00pm flight take off and...
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    Young Generation and Travel

    My youngest daughter now 26 is off again to live across Europe for an unscheduled period, at least a yr. Has British and Au passports.
    Already has racked up 45 countries with many of those visited...
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    :wave-hi: :wave-hi: Kiwi60

    Good time to start as the season has started to change with new customer calls coming in, along with current customers now booking reduced gaps between next mows. That's...
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    Re: mulchmaster renewal

    Yer, correct -2000 watching footy while posting on the ipad.
    Had it been 5450 with newish cupped blades I would have gone into helicopter mode and become drone.
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    Re: mulchmaster renewal

    Gave the Mulchmaster a workout yesterday but more so today in heavy going clover, cape weed, Kikuyu and damp/wet conditions in mulch mode with plug in. Blades were still cupped, so it stalled a few...
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    Re: mulchmaster renewal

    Yep had it in mind prior to starting the job that engine you bought with the longer than expected shaft. Distance between motor base and start of pulley was same on both mowers i had.

    It's great...
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    Re: mulchmaster renewal

    Completed the change of engines today/
    The Mulchmaster had a badly worn smoking like the absolute clappers on start up with the original GCV190 engine.

    Had not used for the many yrs 2 Victa...
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    Re: Capel Sound/ Rosebud 28/06/19

    It certainly p*sses one off and leaves a sour note etched in the mind as I can tell by your post and from my own experiences. I spend so much time locking throughout my working day at jobs and never...
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    Re: Capel Sound/ Rosebud 28/06/19

    Guess 33 yrs in my old career with 28yrs of that being responsible for $28M per yr and some times $260M per yr, we had very strict rules that were astutely Audited for daily 24/7 compliance re CCTV &...
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    Re: Stolen trailer & ride on - St Clair NSW

    That absolutely rotten news, was it was taken from front of home.

    Has there been any recovery, I'm guessing not.
    Have you been able to get yourself up and going in a reduced capacity ie with a...
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    Re: Capel Sound/ Rosebud 28/06/19

    Re above post,
    5 yrs ago a feral was walking our street at 4.00am on a Sunday and tried to break into the front doors of 4 homes the house opposite had 2 Huskie's that went off.
    He then tried my...
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