Identify this....

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by sailinstud420, May 11, 2005.

  1. sailinstud420

    sailinstud420 LawnSite Senior Member
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    I was just mowing along the other day and I happened to wack this thing, it was in the middle of my backyard, lucky for me it didn't end up through the window, but it did take a nice chunk out of my brand new set of gator blades :cry: Anyways, I was wondering if anyone could identify this thing, I am about certain it didn't come off of my TT, but if it did I would like to know where it came from.... Let me know.

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  2. yrdandgardenhandyman

    yrdandgardenhandyman LawnSite Senior Member
    from midwest
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    Damned if I know. Cost a bunch though, huh? Brand new Gators? Wow, that sucks.
     
  3. Itsgottobegreen

    Itsgottobegreen LawnSite Silver Member
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    Do you have any 4 wheelers? Or other play or work toys. Looks like a brace off of something else.
     
  4. captken

    captken LawnSite Bronze Member
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    off the handle, perhaps. Maybe a cable attached through the hole...just guessing. It would take more than that to seriously damage a gator blade. That part doesn't look like its been hit too hard....

    Its good to know I'm not the only one whos posted a sock and toe shot along with my picture:p lol.
     
  5. Jay Ray

    Jay Ray LawnSite Fanatic
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    If I had to guess, maybe a belt guide off the deck of a homeowner lawn tractor.
     
  6. out4now

    out4now LawnSite Bronze Member
    from AZ
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    Looks like part of a latch to a gate or something?
     
  7. yrdandgardenhandyman

    yrdandgardenhandyman LawnSite Senior Member
    from midwest
    Posts: 953


    HEY! THAT"S WHAT IT IS! I have a customer with a gate latch just like that. I'll take a pic and post it here. Monday.
     
  8. captken

    captken LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Wow, I can hardly contain myself, couldn't you please try and post that picture sooner? :angel: lol, kenny.
     
  9. FLYonWALL9

    FLYonWALL9 LawnSite Member
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    No doubt, that is the same latch on my faters gate. If he didn't live in another city I would take a picture.
     
  10. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
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    I hit a hammer yesterday. I knew right away what it was, though. :realmad:
     

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