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StartALawnCareBusiness 12-14-2007 04:02 AM

I'm sure you know what a spudgun is. *I built my first one about 11 years ago. *I'm planning on building one for a friend as his Christmas present this year.

In researching them, I came across SpudTech.com. *This guy has built an amazing business. *Due to some local code ordinences, he is being forced to sell his business. *In his sales note, he states that he makes $100K per year with his business. *The asking price is $250,000.

Steve, you'll get a kick outta this: *He was asked to design a t-shirt launcher for Sammy Hagar and met him after a montrose concert.

http://www.spudtech.com/images/etc/R...0&%20Sammy.jpg

This is worth a read.

Sammy Hagar Page

It's amazing you can build a thriving business selling spud guns. *Who woulda thunk it?

Keith

Steve 12-14-2007 04:42 AM

LOL you know, at first I didn't catch that it was a t-shirt launcher. I must have missed that. THAT alone is a business in itself!

If this guy is making money at this, cmon build them somewhere else! Don't sell it! Jeeze!

http://www.spudtech.com/images/etc/love%20gun.jpg

ritchiem 12-14-2007 09:54 AM

hehe that is awesome...LOL love gun. There is a market for everything.

quickcleanlawn 12-16-2007 07:25 PM

WOW, that one has air hose fittings,I'm gonna be making one. are there any laws against these things.check out all the results on youtube.

Steve 12-17-2007 02:21 AM

I'd love to see what you create!

I am sure each state is different with it's laws, but it seems like they would be fun to make.

quickcleanlawn 12-17-2007 12:26 PM

cool, I'll make a step by step how to slide show or something.

Steve 12-17-2007 12:29 PM

Can't wait to see it!

Wouldnt it be wild if you made it so it could launch tshirts that promoted your lawn care business!

StartALawnCareBusiness 12-17-2007 12:45 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by [b
Quote[/b] ]Can't wait to see it!

Wouldnt it be wild if you made it so it could launch tshirts that promoted your lawn care business!


Hmmm...I wonder
if www.BigGunLawnCare.com is available? *http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum/...ns/biggrin.gif

http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum/...pointlaugh.gif

Keith




Steve 12-17-2007 12:56 PM

Wouldnt that be a riot! and you could mount it to the top of your truck or something and wrap a door hanger or flyer around a shirt!

LOL

quickcleanlawn 01-01-2008 09:04 PM

here it is.
<object width="425" height="355"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/UzprVy6oDaY&rel=1"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/UzprVy6oDaY&rel=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="355"></embed></object>


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