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mower deck welding

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by rustyjeeper, Apr 6, 2002.

  1. rustyjeeper

    rustyjeeper LawnSite Member
    Messages: 5

    I've heard its against federal reg/law to weld a mower deck. Has anyone else heard of this?????
     
  2. MTS2357

    MTS2357 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 21

    G*d I hope not! Welding/straightning cranks I understand is bad, but not decks.
     
  3. khouse

    khouse LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,465

    law or not. weld it up because it's much more dangerous NOT welded.
     
  4. motodude

    motodude LawnSite Member
    from OK
    Messages: 17

    I think that falls under the ATF's jurisdiction. You might want to check with them before attempting any repairs.:blob2:
    But don't say anything about those funny looking plants your growing in the spare bedroom.

    Remember: Safety First!:blob4::blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4:
     
  5. Jason Pallas

    Jason Pallas LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,332

    With the number of deck welds I've got on some of my machines - I'd better just go turn myself in. I'm sure they'll give me the chair.
     

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