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#1 HowardsMF155 ONLINE  

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Posted January 15, 2013 - 08:56 PM

From the ever popular website "ThereIfixedit.com" comes this mobile engine crane.

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Posted January 15, 2013 - 09:03 PM

I think he could have moved it to the back of the trailer another 2" or so lol. Maybe it isn't a portable hoist? Maybe they are trying to make a catapult  :D 



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Posted January 15, 2013 - 09:06 PM

Well.......This is a garden tractor and lawnmower site, right?

 

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Posted January 15, 2013 - 09:09 PM

Well.......This is a garden tractor and lawnmower site, right?

 

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And not even a single wrap of duct tape. That guy is good.



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Posted January 15, 2013 - 09:16 PM

Well.......This is a garden tractor and lawnmower site, right?

 

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With it being front discharge he might be able to use it for snow even :bigrofl:



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Posted January 15, 2013 - 09:26 PM

As for the first picture, it appears that he is out in a field, correct? A field with groundhog holes, rocks, non-smooth terain. When that motor starts swinging while he is transporting, do you think the trailer will roll over?
 
For the second picture, it appears that the planning or idea came from an episode of "The Red/Green Show". I guess it's a good concept, but I don't think I'd want to be mowing towards the wind with that discharge set up. You'd look like a grasshopper until you were done mowing!

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Posted January 15, 2013 - 09:37 PM

Mounted behind the axle, long boom and several hundred lbs hanging on the boom? I'd be surprized if he could do anything but lift the whells on the tow vehicle?



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Posted January 15, 2013 - 11:07 PM

Before anyone asks, NO that is not my setup. I might steal it though> :bounce:


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Posted January 16, 2013 - 12:28 AM

Before anyone asks, NO that is not my setup. I might steal it though> :bounce:

 

 

I was wondering. :poke:

 

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Posted January 16, 2013 - 12:41 AM

Before anyone asks, NO that is not my setup. I might steal it though> :bounce:

 

 

Uhh huh.. It's already behind your shed...



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Posted January 16, 2013 - 03:43 AM

Now this guy, on the other hand, did it right!

 

 

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Posted January 16, 2013 - 04:14 AM

Then there is mine:

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Posted January 16, 2013 - 08:42 AM

I think it's assume. I can't count the number of times I needed to move an engine across an open field.



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Posted January 16, 2013 - 09:10 AM

Now this guy, on the other hand, did it right!

Now That is a well thought out and executed service vehicle!



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Posted January 16, 2013 - 09:14 AM

Now this guy, on the other hand, did it right!

That is just sweeet! 






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