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Old 07-19-2004, 12:06 PM
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Snowplow for a ride on lawn mower

Is there anyway that i could put a plow on a 8hp Toro lawnmower?
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Old 07-19-2004, 04:10 PM
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anyone have any ideas?
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Old 07-19-2004, 10:56 PM
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yeah why not its a tractor right
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Old 07-20-2004, 08:17 AM
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Its a rear engine ride on lawn mower. so yah it is a tractor.
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Old 07-20-2004, 09:36 AM
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dont know if that will work maybe a snowblower attachment
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Old 07-20-2004, 09:38 AM
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I dont know, i'm going to see if i can rig something up for it. It hould be interesting to see if it will work
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Old 07-20-2004, 09:40 AM
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oh yeah a prefab something would look cool post picks when you do
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Old 07-20-2004, 10:03 AM
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I will post pics when i get it built.
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Old 07-20-2004, 10:20 AM
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heres a picture of the idea i have.

I 5think i would make it out of pressure treated plywood with a poly skin and a rubber cuting edge.
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Old 07-20-2004, 10:30 AM
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I have a factory plow on my Murray 42" mower....workes great take a look on E-bay....there is a mower plow and blower on there right now
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Old 07-20-2004, 02:28 PM
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have any ideas on how to make it pivot?
a miniture aframe maybe?
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Old 07-21-2004, 12:47 PM
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Got the okay from my dad saying he would help. He said i should make it out of aluminum. How would I bend it and connect it to the lawnmower?
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Old 07-22-2004, 01:53 AM
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maybe use one of those atv plows
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Old 07-22-2004, 08:08 AM
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Wouldn't an atv plow be too big. The plow has to be light. I will probably have to add some weight to the plow if I make it myself because it will be to llight.

Were can i get tire chains and weights for the rear wheels so i can have some traction
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Old 08-02-2004, 07:47 AM
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what model tractor is it?

Maybe a local lawn mower repair shop can help you locate a used on in the area.
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Old 08-02-2004, 05:09 PM
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its a Toro rear engine rider w/ 8hp and 38'' mower deck
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