Project residential compact rig. Build

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by unkownfl, Mar 7, 2012.

  1. unkownfl

    unkownfl LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,837

    Planning on turning this into a nice small compact rig to hold some debris, 48" Wright and a 32" Gravely. Here are the inital pictures of the bed removed. I will be adding more photo as the build goes. BTW I will build one if anyone is interested. Should take us 2 days to complete this setup and I will be building a heavy duty unit possibly capable of dumping.

  2. twobroslawns

    twobroslawns LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 299

    Keep us posted...
  3. KrayzKajun

    KrayzKajun LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,737

    man i love seeing projects like this!

    THEGOLDPRO LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,222

    Interesting,Should be a cool little project.
  5. Salcido Lawn

    Salcido Lawn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 165

    Can't wait to see how it turns out!
  6. KE-llc

    KE-llc LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 638

    I'm doubt the length of frame to fit a 48" stance, 32" WB, a dove tail AND a dumping platform..(I'm guessing side dump?)
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  7. LawnMan19

    LawnMan19 LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,284

    Keep us posted, sounds like a cool project.
  8. unkownfl

    unkownfl LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,837

    This will not be a dump. This is just a small residential mowing platform. 88" wide 7.5ft long flat plus 18-24" dove and 6ft bi-folding gate. Waiting on my airbags to come in. I may move the rear axle back, but I'm going to wait until it's done and then scale each wheel and see how it is distributed first.
  9. orlawncaresvc

    orlawncaresvc LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 962

    Very interested in this project. Curious to see how it comes out. What ideas do you have for it? Possibly a dovetail?
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  10. LindblomRJ

    LindblomRJ LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,570

    I love seeing projects like this. Can't wait to see the end result.

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