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Matt Hermann
04-26-2010, 05:02 PM
do you think a hardware store would carry lead shot? im making a DIY striper because its raining today, and am making out of PVC pipe filled with lead shot. do you think they would carry it? if not, what could i fill the PVC pipe with that's heavy enough to bend the grass?


04-26-2010, 05:03 PM
a little sand.

Matt Hermann
04-26-2010, 05:08 PM
you think sand would weigh enough? im going to put it on my 21"mower

04-26-2010, 05:15 PM
For a 21" just fill 1/4 to 1/2 the pipe with sand and you should be fine. The lead shot would be too heavy for what you need to do.

04-26-2010, 06:34 PM
Yeah I think sand would be a better choice, I'm sure it's much cheaper.