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DIY $100 Loader


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#1 DH1 OFFLINE  

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Posted February 09, 2012 - 07:52 PM

Found this tonight.

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DIY Lawn Tractor Front End Loader Plans

What can I say???

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Edited by DH1, February 09, 2012 - 08:01 PM.
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Posted February 09, 2012 - 08:00 PM

What can I say???





How about lawsuit.

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Posted February 09, 2012 - 08:01 PM

Wow, that's...something! I'll bet that thing can lift 250, maybe 300...ounces :bigrofl:
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Posted February 09, 2012 - 08:02 PM

Looks like it has a payload of 50 LBS

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Posted February 09, 2012 - 08:07 PM

I'm surprised they printed that! WOW! If we have any member who used those plans, then they should enter this month's contest "Look What I Broke"! LOL

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Posted February 09, 2012 - 08:07 PM

Someone should get right on this.

There's still time to get it built, and entered in the Tractor of the Month contest.

"Look what I Broke" :bigrofl:

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Posted February 09, 2012 - 08:11 PM

If you build it on a tractor like the one in the pic, you will have TWO things to enter this month!

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Posted February 09, 2012 - 08:23 PM

sad, very sad,

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Posted February 09, 2012 - 09:01 PM

And there is the very reason I quit taking Farm Show Magazine! :bash:

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Posted February 09, 2012 - 09:26 PM

Notice my post & IamSherwood's posts......check out the post entry times. Same post basically, and at the same instant! :bigrofl:

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Posted February 09, 2012 - 09:44 PM

that dosent look very stirdy. if your goin to build a loader i would copy off of a jonson work horse. they built a good loader

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Posted February 09, 2012 - 11:03 PM

When I first read the article I was a little skeptical myself. But the more I thought about it, if it does what the guy needs it for, so be it.
As far as selling plans, that would be a whole different can of worms.

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Posted February 09, 2012 - 11:16 PM

Looks like the main lift arms are outside the front tires. Better hope so because if they aren't the bucket won't go all the way to the ground. If they are outside you can't turn the front wheels [steer] when the bucket is down.

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Posted February 10, 2012 - 05:14 AM

And there is the very reason I quit taking Farm Show Magazine! :bash:




Yeah,I know what you mean.:bigrofl:

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Posted February 10, 2012 - 03:37 PM

Darn, he stole my design!!! Guess it's back to the drawing board!