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Old 04-11-2009, 10:42 PM
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Is building a dovetail and ramp on your truck an option?? I have thought about it because of it being hard to find parking where I mow.
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Old 04-11-2009, 11:32 PM
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Old 04-12-2009, 12:52 AM
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Your whipped!
Haha, maybe you're right...

After doing some more research, I'm leaning towards these models

-Safe-T ramps (connects to a 2'' hitch receiver and extends bed $650)

-TailgateRamp (replaces tailgate, $800+)

-BuddyRamp (I guess, no longer for sale)

-HandyRamp

Does anyone know of any other models like these?
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Old 04-12-2009, 07:01 AM
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Take a sheet of 1 inch cdx plywood, cut it to size. At one end put strip of the plywood to make it double thinkness. To this end put a pair of Rampparts on it. Attach a chain from the front of the ramp to somewhere in your bed to make sure the ramp can't slide off. Simple, safe, and cheap.

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Old 04-12-2009, 07:45 AM
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just buy a used mower to keep at their house!!
There you go saves you the trouble and safety and money of loading up your mower to mow 1 yard an hour away.
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Old 04-12-2009, 08:16 AM
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for $700 you can buy a nice little 4x6 or 5x8 trailer. I have one and I dont even notice it with the 3/4ton trucks. I pull it with my little S10 to smaller jobs when the big stuff isnt needed and barely notice it then too. Trucks sip gas compared to bigger trailers.
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Old 04-12-2009, 08:57 AM
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There you go saves you the trouble and safety and money of loading up your mower to mow 1 yard an hour away.
This would be your best option. The only thing I can see that would be a issue is if the property is large and buying a mower to do it in a reasonable time. If it's 1-2 acres, it would take a long time to push mow it. He did mention using a 36" WB. Maybe he can find a cheap rider for a dime and leave it there.
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Old 04-12-2009, 11:04 AM
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I just bought a safe t ramp and it works great. I run my 36 up and down it without any problems or worries. I didnt want or need a trailer for many reasons so I went with the safe t ramp and I am very happy. The people at the factory are very nice and helpful.
If you buy one order the acessory kit. It comes with handles, lanyards for the pins, and straps. It is worth the extra $50.
If you have any questions pm me and I will try to answer them.
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Old 04-12-2009, 11:27 AM
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I use Oxlite O series arched ramps. The third ones on the page below.

http://www.oxlite.com/stock8.htm
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