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Old 02-12-2011, 08:53 PM
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PIcs of the weight i made for my new grandstand

the only drawback we could find to the toro was lifting up the front end for us bigger fellas

i decided to get a chunk of steel at 30lbs weight to start off with(it was cheap) and see if it would be nough to eliminate the light front end.

so, got it cut and drilled, painted her up and mounted to the front .

what do you guys think?
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Old 02-12-2011, 09:08 PM
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think maybe yer fat arses need to lose some weight LOL!!
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Old 02-12-2011, 09:10 PM
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that is not in question, but true. either way, there is not enough counterweight on the fronts after being used to the perfect balance of the wright standers for so many years.
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Old 02-12-2011, 09:44 PM
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You need to move it over to the right just a smidge!
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Old 02-12-2011, 10:39 PM
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How much is the weight kit if you bought it from toro? Might steal your idea when we get one this spring.
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Old 02-12-2011, 10:59 PM
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over $100, and that is for only a 17lb weight, additional $$ for more identical weights to add up to more wieghts

it is off on center? i put it back exactly where the previous marks were, as the front engine protecive sheild brackets are what hold it on, just like the factory one. it is centered but the camera angle is not straight on and is decieving.
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Old 02-12-2011, 11:20 PM
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looks pretty good
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It sucks that you have to add weight. Weight is what should be avoided!

It does look fine tho.
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Old 02-13-2011, 12:07 AM
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that is not in question, but true. either way, there is not enough counterweight on the fronts after being used to the perfect balance of the wright standers for so many years.
I was just jerking with ya. I know when I've seen the Grandstands the first thing that came to mind was that it looked like there would be a lot of weight out there on the back with the way it was set up.
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Old 02-13-2011, 12:10 AM
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looks good to me.
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