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The 20 dollar plow project Update

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Mowerpan, Mar 5, 2005.

  1. Mowerpan

    Mowerpan Senior Member
    Messages: 305

  2. Gusco

    Gusco Senior Member
    Messages: 117

    Very Interesting. I like the Rubbermaid Puter also. Heh Heh!!

    REAPER 2000 Club Member
    from 60050
    Messages: 2,230

    I liked reading the hate mail. hahahaha
  4. itsgottobegreen

    itsgottobegreen PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,351

    I like his shirt. "snow makes me horny"
  5. rogerfries

    rogerfries Junior Member
    Messages: 15

    I did one of these also, of course my budget was larger. Mine was a $50 plow from a swap meet. It looked like it meet up with a telephone pole, but a few hours with a big torch & a sledge hammer fixed it up. I had a frame from a 79. Of course different frame width, had to re-make the whole thing. I tied into my hydraulic pump for my dump bed & used some cable controls I got for free. This setup has served me very well for about 4 years now I'm upgrading a bit.

  6. plowman777

    plowman777 Senior Member
    Messages: 227

    dont spend $ on a decal. download a logo from a website and blow it up on a copy machine and make your own stencil. hate to see you get over $22.68
  7. Mowerpan

    Mowerpan Senior Member
    Messages: 305

    Lol my budget is not 20 bucks, I just called it the 20 dollar plow project because I got the plow, the nonfunctional pump/ mount ect for 20 bucks. I just put the pump back together and one of these days I'm gonna get some synthetic ATF and hopefull watch it work:p The main part of the mount it almost done(the part that mounts underneath. Then I jsut hafta get some 2 inch square tubing and make the "upper" mount. But it will all be one peice. Maybe at another time I'll make it two, but for now I like the idea of one piece.
  8. Vaughn Schultz

    Vaughn Schultz PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,565

    Very cool Bud , I respect what you are doing ;)

    Are you going to get it sandblasted and painted?
  9. Mowerpan

    Mowerpan Senior Member
    Messages: 305

    Sandblasting depends on how much it is. I might just grind it down, wire brush, ect, and then por 15 it.
  10. RAYJAY

    RAYJAY Junior Member
    Messages: 28

    link does not work :realmad:
  11. Mowerpan

    Mowerpan Senior Member
    Messages: 305

    Hmm that's wierd. My host is fine, and I still have the domain till february 2006, so its not expired, wonder why it won't work well anyways use this instead