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Old 09-22-2013, 08:46 PM
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What really irritates me is the fact that even as a city resident, I have to pay to dump limbs at local recycling center that they turn into mulch and compost. I would then have to pay them for said mulch or compost if I wanted some. That means I get charged on both ends. But if I set the same limbs on the curb, the city picks it up for free. What's up with that?
Sorry for the rant.
At least you have the curbside option.
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Old 09-23-2013, 10:32 PM
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No one around me will take it for less than $50.00 plus weight. I then came up with a device that I built out of plywood that sits against the tailgate of my truck and acts as a huge air scoop. Normally, driving down the freeway with a bed full of clippings will cause only the ones closest to the tailgate to blow out. With my air scoop, all the air 5 feet above the cab of my truck is funneled into the bed of my truck, and empties about 2 yards of clippings in 3 minutes (at 70 mph). Of course, I only use this thing at night.
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