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Old 08-26-2006, 09:37 PM
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My Homemade Striper!!!

Here is my striper that I made for my Z-trak. Cost $0.00, just used some stuff I already had and a little time. Tell me what you think.
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Old 08-26-2006, 09:48 PM
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Lets see some stripes then we can tell if it's rigid enough to lay the grass down. But it should work if it cant get under a tire when backing up in a ditch or something.
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Old 08-26-2006, 09:56 PM
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it looks very nice. what is the flap made out of.
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Old 08-26-2006, 09:57 PM
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looks good, but is that rubber or metal? if it's metal then it could tear the lawn.
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Old 08-26-2006, 10:02 PM
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One piece of 1 inch angle iron and a 6 inch piece of truck mudflap bolted to it. This is what the stripes look like!
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Old 08-26-2006, 10:09 PM
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what kind of truck mudflap. semi or different?
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Old 08-26-2006, 10:10 PM
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I set the rubber flap so that it is just above the ground. Does not get caught under the tires and does not tear the grass when backing or turning the machine. Thanks for the replies so far. It is a lot cheaper than the $300. one the dealer wanted to sell me and it seems to work just fine.
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Old 08-26-2006, 10:11 PM
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Semi truck mudflap, pretty thick.
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Old 08-27-2006, 12:02 AM
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sorry guys but any idea on where to get a semi mudflap. Do you think Advance auto parts would have them.
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Old 09-05-2006, 07:38 PM
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F687 dont need one

I use a John Deere F687 Ztrack. I get nice stripes with out any type of "striper" attached.
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