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#1 The Fife Plooman OFFLINE  

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Posted June 18, 2014 - 10:38 AM

Here is George my Gutbrod 1032 rolling in stones hope you like

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Posted June 18, 2014 - 11:34 AM

Uuumh. . .   why did you want to put stones on your new grass? Just askin'.


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Posted June 18, 2014 - 11:35 AM

Looks like Ole George is getting a good workout.



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Posted June 18, 2014 - 05:56 PM

Ummm! Second that stone in grass question!!  And who "NAMES" their equipment??? Ewww!



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Posted June 18, 2014 - 06:16 PM

Is  'stones' just another name for the heavy lawn roller? :reading_the_manual:



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Posted June 19, 2014 - 02:22 PM

George looks like a hard worker;)

 

I'd would guess the new grass is pushing up small stones... pushing them down would be alot easy than trying to pick them



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Posted June 19, 2014 - 04:04 PM

Newpaws, think you might have that right.  We just don't know that "foreign" language, ha!  Guy never answered back, maybe we P'd him off?  Write back please and clear this topic up!


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Posted June 19, 2014 - 07:10 PM

Lance's stone version sounds good...



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Posted June 20, 2014 - 08:27 AM

Great photographs.  Good looking countryside too.



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Posted June 20, 2014 - 09:12 AM

Hi all

In Scotland when we sow grass seed we roll the ground afterwards to push the stones in,  this saves damage to the mowers but as the weather was wet at the time of sowing I left the rolling  until the first cut, hope this explains things Thanks for your comments Thanks

PS  no offense taken

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 10:13 AM

Thanks for clearing that up :thumbs: This is a great place to learn somethin new a day!



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Posted June 20, 2014 - 04:32 PM

All of our equipment is named....the grandkids like it and it catches on after awhile.....we have Emma (Farmall), Erma (Ingersoll), Troy (Bolens), Roscoe (Rascal scooter), Jenny (generator), Wally (Lincoln buzzbox), Kate (skateboard), Scott (scooter)....it goes on and on. All of our grandkids from talking age up know their names and what they do. Seems pretty harmless to me.

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 04:46 PM

My wife wants me to name my GT's so she knows which one I am talking about.



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Posted June 20, 2014 - 08:05 PM

Names are prol'y easier than numbers.

 

Me- The third Wheel Horse.

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Posted June 21, 2014 - 12:25 AM

Hi all

The reason I named my Gutbrods was that I got fed up saying to anyone  the first one I bought the second I bought and the third one I bought

It was easier to say George, Allison, And Kermit. at least it has created a talking point Thanks

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PS where would we be without a sense of humour


Edited by The Fife Plooman, June 21, 2014 - 12:26 AM.





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