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Building a self powered pull behind leaf vacuum.

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#16 AfterShock95 OFFLINE  

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Posted December 15, 2014 - 11:08 AM

Here is an idea for you it's not what I built it for but it could work for what you are wanting to do with it

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#17 Cvans OFFLINE  



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Posted December 15, 2014 - 11:09 AM

Thankfully lawn vac's aren't needed in SD when you live in the country. Wind takes care of the problem in short order.

I have a Bolens Vac system here and they use a pulley that attaches to the blade spindle nearest the chute. I think the pulley belt drives a blower. If this sounds like something you'd be interested in let me know and I will look at it again. This would eliminate the need for another motor. Been setting in the hangar for years.

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