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Bang! Bang/bang!

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by RKISTNER1, Jun 2, 2005.


    RKISTNER1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 169

    LCO Pro's answer me this. Every tues morn 7:30 I hear Bang/Bang, its the guys doing the yard across the street. Split tail gate ramp the bring it down and let go. Thurs morn next door Bang! Single ramp 1/2 way..then let go. Now fri morn other side 1 guy,1 ramp & NO BANG. He brings it down to the ground by hand,HUMM MUST BE OWNER Thought it was funny.
  2. Sean Adams

    Sean Adams LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,597

    Could be the owner...or maybe someone who realized that waking up the neighborhood with a gate smacking the ground is not a good attention getter...I'll go with the owner though as you suggested!

    RKISTNER1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 169

    Great site Sean. Rich
  4. The Captain

    The Captain LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 607

    If he is the owner, I'll bet he has a gate assist unit on his trailer. That's the only way to drop the gate "professionally".


    RKISTNER1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 169

    Jim. I borrowed a trailer from my buddy, let me tell ya that ramp was a nu# buster..Rich
  6. Drew Gemma

    Drew Gemma LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,508

    i put the ballard ex gate on my trailer well sorth it cause I always build an extra heavy gate on all my trailers!
  7. Jpocket

    Jpocket LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,281

    I only drop the gates when im getting tired at the end of the day LOL!
  8. Mark McC

    Mark McC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,565

    I don't drop my gate period. Profoundly bad idea. How long would it last if I was doing that? Not bloody long.

    RKISTNER1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 169

    Mark, I'm with ya!

    RKISTNER1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 169

    Ok it's 8:30 EST..Getting dark..Who else..Bang or no BANG! older than dirt reply? I would be honored. Rich

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