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Old 11-20-2011, 01:42 AM
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Home made truck ramp

Check out this site. (This is not mine by the way). I have been thinking of doing same thing for a while now, surprised someone beat me to it. I want to get away from a trailer for day to day mowing maintenance. I also plan to buy a 36 inch grandstand next season and sell the 60 I have to make my operation more efficient. The guy has a 34 inch exmark, perfect operation for your high populated tract home hoods. Anyways check out the site.

http://www.instructables.com/answers...a-folding-tai/
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Old 11-20-2011, 08:48 AM
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Not sure if you've seen this one, but this cost me 800 bucks, and its awesome!
http://www.lawnsite.com/showthread.php?t=362445
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Old 11-20-2011, 08:54 AM
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How does decreasing ones mower size by approximately 40% make one more efficient?
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Old 11-20-2011, 08:59 AM
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If the yards are tiny, then a 60 Is counter productive bc of increased trim work , time turning and manuverability (sp?)
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Old 11-20-2011, 08:59 AM
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instructables is a great site if you like building things .
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Old 11-20-2011, 09:08 AM
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i think he wants that kind of setup for smaller yards with 36"-40" gates, plus he doesnt have to haul around a trailer. This way he is saving gas, and time trying to manuever a trailer, & wear & tear on the vehicle. Hes got his reasons
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Old 11-20-2011, 10:13 AM
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This type of setup has worked wicked for me, and my area. Only take the walker/trailer out 1-2 days for larger properties. We have a huge postage stamp subdivisions going up everyday around my area.
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Old 11-21-2011, 06:40 PM
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I used this ramp for a while. It worked great for a few years but I out grew it this year. It has been sitting in my yard all year. I am thinking about building some kind of cart so I can remove it quickly and then using it for snowblowers this winter.

Would consider selling it but freight could be a tad pricey.
http://lawnsite.com/showthread.php?t=271545&page=3
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Old 11-21-2011, 08:46 PM
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I used this ramp for a while. It worked great for a few years but I out grew it this year. It has been sitting in my yard all year. I am thinking about building some kind of cart so I can remove it quickly and then using it for snowblowers this winter.

Would consider selling it but freight could be a tad pricey.
http://lawnsite.com/showthread.php?t=271545&page=3

How much would you sell it for? Could u check on shipping price to Cincinnati?
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Old 11-21-2011, 09:31 PM
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How much would you sell it for? Could u check on shipping price to Cincinnati?
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