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leaf pickup

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by smarotta09, Nov 3, 2012.

  1. smarotta09

    smarotta09 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 37

    does someone know a good way to design your truck for leaf pickups or has a thread with some pictures to show me how to do it.. i have a leaf vac that blows them into the truck and need a good way to keep them in
     
  2. Ethanslawn

    Ethanslawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 279

    4x8 sheets of plywood and 2x4s for support and design a top and done.
     
  3. smarotta09

    smarotta09 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 37

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  4. Ethanslawn

    Ethanslawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 279

    search for leaf rigs/leaf vacs there is a few links designated to just leaf setups and im sure somebody will have something like you have/want and most are tried and true designs.
     
  5. TempleLawnCare

    TempleLawnCare LawnSite Member
    Posts: 204

    look under my recent post, fall cleanup productivity.....i got a couple pics on there that may give you a couple ideas
     
  6. STIHL GUY

    STIHL GUY LawnSite Fanatic
    from CT
    Posts: 5,225

    mesh tarp works great for a top because it allows air to escape but keeps leaves in
     

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