Homemade trimmer racks

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by Smittie, Mar 11, 2009.

  1. Smittie

    Smittie LawnSite Member
    Posts: 238

    Hey everyone I'm new to the site. I'm trying to make my own trimmer rack to hold two weedeaters. I cant see spending $180 on one. Thanks for any advice.
     
  2. TXNSLighting

    TXNSLighting LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
    Posts: 6,462

    Trimmer racks to hold trimmers! dont say the w word here. were professionals!

    Welcome to the site!

    Theres alot here who have built their own, just use square tubing!
     
  3. Smittie

    Smittie LawnSite Member
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    sorry for the "w" word like I said I'm new to the site. Seriously though some pictures would b nice i found one but cant see the detail. And I plan on using square tubing.
     
    Last edited: Mar 11, 2009
  4. TXNSLighting

    TXNSLighting LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
    Posts: 6,462

    ya know i bought my racks for $59, and then welded them to square tubing..ill see if i can find pics, and the company name.
     
  5. 4.3mudder

    4.3mudder LawnSite Silver Member
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  6. Jerry Lee

    Jerry Lee LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 354

    i still call it a weed eater
     
  7. TXNSLighting

    TXNSLighting LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
    Posts: 6,462

    Well you should stop. Cuz thats a cheap crappy walmart brand.
     
  8. Cuttinitclose

    Cuttinitclose LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,016

    Who cares what they call it. We know what they mean.
     
  9. TXNSLighting

    TXNSLighting LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
    Posts: 6,462

    My gosh its called a joke...:hammerhead::hammerhead:
     
  10. Chilehead

    Chilehead LawnSite Bronze Member
    Male, from Stockbridge, GA
    Posts: 1,897

    I made mine out of 2 x 4 lumber and various hardware pieces, bolted it to the trailer--it works great. Accommodates locks too.
     

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