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pics of converted mower to sidewalk snow pusher....

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by ACA L&L, Dec 16, 2008.

  1. ACA L&L

    ACA L&L Senior Member
    Messages: 362

    Anyone have any pics of a mower they converted to a snow plow for there sidewalks. Or any ideas to convert an old walkbehind mower that doesnt mow well enuff to use for mowing but was in too good of shape to retire to the scrap heap? we have a seutech/stealth 33" mower. Runs strong but cuts like a goat with no teeth! if u have one u know what I mean. Anyway As i watched two of the slowest guys shoveling snow today i thought well heck why not convert the mower to a pusher and bam Only need one guy to do commercial walks at 4 am! xysport
  2. EaTmYtAiLpIpEs

    EaTmYtAiLpIpEs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,607

    last time I was plowing I seen someone local snowblowing with a toro zero turn mower. it had a snowblower on the front.
  3. ALC-GregH

    ALC-GregH PlowSite.com Addict
    from pa
    Messages: 1,132

    If your looking for a way to cut employee's, buy a blower and be done. Some homemade crap will more then likely waste MORE time.
  4. JDiepstra

    JDiepstra PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,780

    I was thinking the exact same thing.

    Or, put a mulching kit on the mower and just mulch up the snow.
  5. scitown

    scitown Senior Member
    Messages: 422

  6. sjosephlawncare

    sjosephlawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 284

  7. ACA L&L

    ACA L&L Senior Member
    Messages: 362

    Now that is awesome, i cant beleive i didnt think of that first!! Im so happy.............
  8. rawdog

    rawdog Senior Member
    from Cape MA
    Messages: 124

    aca---is that a pic of a launch? just curious and cant make out what it is.
  9. dr.lawn21

    dr.lawn21 Senior Member
    Messages: 225

  10. rawdog

    rawdog Senior Member
    from Cape MA
    Messages: 124

    my college had a bunch out here in ma
  11. ACA L&L

    ACA L&L Senior Member
    Messages: 362

    its a pic of a commercial fish tug in dry dock. its a 55ft tug................its name is the jolene, my family owned it for a number of years it fished outta chicago on lake michigan until it was sold and moved up river somewhere? When i say river I mean Lake...
  12. royallawn

    royallawn Senior Member
    from kansas
    Messages: 156

    there was a video on here a few years ago of a guy that took a 3 wheeled greens mower and put a blade on it. looked like it worked great on drives and walks. very fast and very maneuverable.
  13. dr.lawn21

    dr.lawn21 Senior Member
    Messages: 225

    Do you mean mine?

  14. MileHigh

    MileHigh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,827

    I cant remember who's these are....but they are a member here on p-site.


  15. KL&M Snow Div.

    KL&M Snow Div. PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,616

    Thats too funny. Those Exmarks are pretty cool. I have thought about a blower for the front of my tractor but haven't came to a conclusion yet.
  16. hondarecon4435

    hondarecon4435 Senior Member
    Messages: 277

    that is not true at all do what i did get an old garden tractor plow of craigslist for $50 and build your own mount i did this on two atv's now and it works out great cost about $75 to make all said and done and is way stronger than store bought plow
  17. mulcahy mowing

    mulcahy mowing Senior Member
    Messages: 718

    its super plowers!
    aka Jack D.
  18. royallawn

    royallawn Senior Member
    from kansas
    Messages: 156

    lets see some more pictures of that. thats a greens mower correct? looks fast. i like the idea. does it spin much?
  19. unit28

    unit28 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,477

    That's not a plow mate,
    now this is a plow. Stacks good too.

    There are some issues...1 being ground clearance. It has tire chans and weighs a ton, it's hydrolic drive and will never bog down. But, the difference of moving wet vs fluffy. With fluff I'll leave the ends on for pushing, it's 7 1/2 ft wide. With just the blade it's 48" wide, and will go through a sidewalk like nothing.

  20. JohnnyRoyale

    JohnnyRoyale 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,935

    We put an old Atv blade on one of our Ferris walk behinds a few years ago-guys loved it.