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Fabricators Corner:

Discussion in 'Questions, Rules, Suggestions' started by SQuad, Mar 10, 2009.

  1. SQuad

    SQuad Member
    Messages: 58

    Would anyone like a forum dedicated to fabricating ATV plow/ snowblower accessories. This would include ideas from all participating members who want something for thier ATV's that don't exist or have not been able to locate a manufacturer. Members can fabricate or participate in the concept of the fabrication.
     
  2. EaTmYtAiLpIpEs

    EaTmYtAiLpIpEs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,607

    ya that would be awesome
     
  3. sublime68charge

    sublime68charge PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,070

    yea it would be nice to have some sub forums in here.

    Home built workshop stuff.
    Pipes Pictures, with plow/ Ice fishing/stuck out on the trails.

    different types of plows.
    New Plowing questions,


    etc.

    sublime out
     
  4. EaTmYtAiLpIpEs

    EaTmYtAiLpIpEs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,607

    i agree witht sublime
     
  5. SQuad

    SQuad Member
    Messages: 58

    What would you like to see.

    Any suggestions?
     
  6. hondarecon4435

    hondarecon4435 Senior Member
    Messages: 277

    that would be cool but there are not enough of us in the atv section it would be good on a site like highlifter because it's gets lots of traffic but there are hardly any posters in the atv section here
     
  7. affekonig

    affekonig Senior Member
    Messages: 909

    How about a general, not ATV specific, fabrication section? I'm always looking for ideas and I'd be in that section all the time.
     
  8. hondarecon4435

    hondarecon4435 Senior Member
    Messages: 277

    yes that would be a good idea
     
  9. Michael J. Donovan

    Michael J. Donovan Head Moderator, Online Communities Staff Member
    Messages: 1,052

    Well, we can take your suggestion into consideration, but not promising anything. I have mentioned before that we do have quite a bit of forums here on the site already, but I can check into it.

    I'll let you know if we plan on adding one :salute:
     
  10. affekonig

    affekonig Senior Member
    Messages: 909

    We can always keep an eye on the off topic and/or pictures section.
     
  11. chuckraduenz

    chuckraduenz Senior Member
    Messages: 345

    i think that be a great idea. iv built my own atv plow, 3pt trailer system, plus many other things...
     
  12. dellwas

    dellwas Senior Member
    Messages: 369

    I agree on this. Don't have an ATV but a general fab section could be beneficial.

     
  13. SQuad

    SQuad Member
    Messages: 58

    Yes it would be benificial to have the coplete community involved as to have an expanded point of view.
     
  14. Sno4U

    Sno4U Senior Member
    Messages: 480

    I'm with this idea of general fab section. If you broaden your horizons and go total fab. then your your covering all brands of plows and mite get a greater interested audience.
    I do alot of fabbing myself and tend to get stuck on the engineering issues of projects and sometimes just finding a source for materials needed to complete my idea. I'm sure a section like this would help.

    My favorite tools:
    Chop saw
    Wire welder
    Cordless drill
    4" angle grinder
     
  15. 4x4Farmer

    4x4Farmer Senior Member
    Messages: 948

    I agree! I love builng things from scratch with metal and a welder!! i think a fabracation section would be great.
     
  16. groundbreakers

    groundbreakers Senior Member
    Messages: 824

    I Second that Motion .... i think there are a ton of poeple on this site who do great fabrication work and would love to see a seperate column for pictures and ideas ..... would be helpful ........

    plowsite Mods keep up the good work !!!!
     
  17. MJD82

    MJD82 Member
    Messages: 54

    A general fabrication forum would be great addition, it seems a lot of questions in the truck section retain to people want information about do it yourself repairs and for the little guys and newbies such as myself with a small pocket book it is a necessity to fix\modify equipment ourselves. This is just my thought. Thank you for your time
     
  18. mikefras

    mikefras Member
    Messages: 50

    A great idea. Its always cool to see some inovative ways ideas of how problems are solved in your own backyard. There are some really creative backyard fabricators out there and have some real time saving and cost saving ideas for parts, repairs, tips, tricks and homemade jigs for us wanna be fabricators.
     
  19. J & B Lawncare

    J & B Lawncare Member
    Messages: 88

    Lets try this again.

    I like the idea of a fab forum. Everybody chime in.

    J & B
     
  20. warrior88

    warrior88 Member
    Messages: 31

    What ever happened to this idea? I think its great. I see a fab section dedicated to S.Houle Equipment. But nothing for "home brew" stuff.