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84" Skidsteer Bucket Rebuild

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by ADMSWELDING, Nov 18, 2012.

  1. ADMSWELDING

    ADMSWELDING Senior Member
    Messages: 397

    Few pics of a bucket i did this week for a customer.new floor is 5/16" new edge 5/8"x6".Top beam had nasty bend seen in last pic.

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  2. Morrissey snow removal

    Morrissey snow removal PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,799

    nice job did u have to make new mounts for it to?
     
  3. ADMSWELDING

    ADMSWELDING Senior Member
    Messages: 397

    No,but added a 2" pipe inside bucket from top beam to were edge and floor meet out front to stop the pressure of the bobtach bending the beam.Basically now when the edge is down its using its on pressure to keep beam straight.Will get a pic at customers yard for ya,s he took bucket today.
     
  4. Morrissey snow removal

    Morrissey snow removal PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,799

    sounds like it wont bend again