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Post by milspec6 on Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:03 am

The cleaner who purchased my TNT rig never got off the ground and is now selling it on ebay. He had it re-painted and it looks great, but the business partners didn't see eye-to-eye on the services expansion so it is back on the market. Sounds like they never even had the chance to use it. It isn't the best time to sell a truckmount right now, but somebody is going to get one hell of a unit if they have the business to support it.

I'm sitting here watching it snow out of my office window...have about 1/2 inch so far, but it is starting to really come down. I had to winterize my mount yesterday when it was 64 degrees (today is only low 40's) and cancel a cleaning job for today. Some times I think this part of the country just hates carpet cleaners....it sure killed my business.
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Post by Freemind1 on Sun Oct 14, 2018 7:19 pm

Just another good example why partnerships usually don't work.

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Post by milspec6 on Sun Oct 14, 2018 7:36 pm

So true, this one was doomed from the start as one was the silent financial partner which normally results in a vocal partner and then bust.
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Post by Mo on Mon Oct 15, 2018 9:39 pm

Is he selling the rig for more than what he paid for it? I bet that suckers goes quick.
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Post by milspec6 on Tue Oct 16, 2018 6:35 pm

He put it on fleabay for the same amount that they paid...no bidders. I am amazed that nobody is interested in that set-up...it is practically a new install for $16k.
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Post by Matt; My carpet cleaner on Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:59 pm

What man before building, first sits down to consider the cost.?
Or.....start a business.

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Post by milspec6 on Wed Oct 17, 2018 6:11 pm

@Matt; My carpet cleaner wrote:What man before building, first sits down to consider the cost.?
Or.....start a business.

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