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ringahding1 11-05-2012 06:42 AM

Leaf Dump Trailer
 
I have been doing it this way for seven years now. This way has freed up $$$ to purchase other equipment such as: New Skid Loader ~ New Back Pack Blowers ~ New mowers ~ Trucks ~ Snow Blowers[/font]

Yes that is a tarp, doubled up! Cables bolted to the floor, crawling underneath the tarp....ready to be connected to the chain.

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Steve 11-05-2012 12:07 PM

That looks really cool. I wold love to see a picture or video of the tarp outside of the trailer to see how you set that all up.

It seems like a sweet set up.

Lopes Lawn Care 11-05-2012 02:33 PM

That's awesome man! I've been thinking of doing something like that cause I don't have a dump at this stage in the game and it takes forever to pitchfork my box out.

Like Steve, I would love to see it set up before the leaves. Great idea!

willshome 11-05-2012 04:56 PM

What about using an old rug or carpet it may hold up better

ringahding1 11-06-2012 04:15 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by willshome (Post 118165)
What about using an old rug or carpet it may hold up better

IDK about a rug, but I know I only go through one tarp per clean up season..That would mean Fall & Spring

hansenslawncare 11-06-2012 05:47 PM

That's awesome! Hopefully next year I'll give that set-up a shot!

branchoutshrub 11-06-2012 06:16 PM

Major Bam!

ringahding1 11-06-2012 06:38 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Steve (Post 118158)
That looks really cool. I wold love to see a picture or video of the tarp outside of the trailer to see how you set that all up.

It seems like a sweet set up.

I would have had this video sooner for ya Steve, but it has been raining all day here. Plus I had a full load to dump prior to shooting this.

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Steve 11-07-2012 11:03 AM

That is brilliant! It seems this design gives you the greatest bang for your buck.

If you could remake it now, would you do anything differently?


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