Securing Equipment

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by rodfather, Feb 15, 2005.

  1. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
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    For those with enclosed trailers, how/what do you do to hold down your mowers? We're getting one next month and although it has 4 or so D-rings mounted in the floor, I was wondering if anything else will be needed.

    Any information would be greatly appreciated...thanks!
     
  2. dobehap

    dobehap LawnSite Senior Member
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    Mower's parking brake. Rarely moves around.
     
  3. Henry

    Henry LawnSite Senior Member
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    We put some d-rings on the walls of the trailer. Have you seen e-tracks?
     
  4. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
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    E-tracks? Never heard of them.
     
  5. Carolina Cutter

    Carolina Cutter LawnSite Senior Member
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    I made some small brackets out of angle iron and mounted two on each side of the trailer and then cut some 2x4's to fit the width and drop them into the brackets. Front and rear of mowers and equipment.....keeps the mower right where I left it and easy to remove and replace.
     
  6. CamLand

    CamLand LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Check on Ebay,bunch of diffrent kinds...
     
  7. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
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    Jeff, I went to your website and thought maybe I might see something from your pics...no luck. Can ya take any closeups and post them for me?
     
  8. Carolina Cutter

    Carolina Cutter LawnSite Senior Member
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    Was taking care of that as we speak.....did the best I could so that you could see what I was talking about.....

    Janurary 212005 010.jpg
     
  9. Carolina Cutter

    Carolina Cutter LawnSite Senior Member
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    Here's another view.................

    THis one is in the previous thread....tried renaming it but no go.....hmmmmm


    Try this
     
  10. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
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    Are the 2x4's easily removable to back mowers in and out?
     

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