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Old 02-14-2005, 09:06 PM
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Not using trailer. Choices?

I dont want to use a trailer. What are my options when it comes to trucks and modifying the bed. I'm only going to use 21' mowers so space shouldnt be a problem. Do people use flat bed trucks? What about something low to the ground, like a toyota? Where do you find racks to put on? Does anyone have a website that show this stuff?
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Old 02-14-2005, 09:36 PM
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If your not going to use a trailer then why not lift the mower in the back of the truck and throw the trimmers in????
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Old 02-14-2005, 10:28 PM
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Yes i was planning on putting the mowers in back. I wanted to know about racks and things like that.
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Old 02-14-2005, 10:49 PM
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Don't even waste your money on racks for a pickup.. buy a cheap 300.00 small trailer.. it will save you so much time and energy.. Just think, your going to have to lift this 21''er EVERY time you have to load and unload.. if you use ramps, itll be a pain to take up and take down every time.. Your better off with a trailer..
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Old 02-14-2005, 11:36 PM
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If you are dead set on using a pickup without a trailer, don't even bother with racks, there is no point. Just lift your mowers up into the bed and throw the trimmer and blower in the back of the bed as well. Personally, I think a trailer is the way to go but far be it for me to persuade you otherwise.
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Old 02-15-2005, 07:22 AM
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Only time I use a trailer is if there will be heaps of clippings to pick up or I'm using the rider. Other wise, I just cart the mower etc around on the ute.

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The site they were hosted on no longer exists.
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Old 09-26-2006, 05:26 PM
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The site they were hosted on no longer exists.
Oh, ok. So are some pictures posted directly to LAWNSITE? Lawnsite being the host that is.
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Old 09-26-2006, 07:38 PM
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dang wish ant knee would repost those pics!!!
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