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Good job man! do you just fold it down and use ramps for the mowers?
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i have grown from 5 accounts to 36 accounts, so far in this current season, my last 6 accounts force me to upgrade equipment 1/2 to 2 acre lots, so i decide to go for a riding mower, i always buy my equipment cash. so after buying a extra new edger, and mower and riding mower i just don't want to , rush to buy any trailer, i want an enclose that will suit better for me and advertise in huge letters show off basically,i been looking around here and sit and the idea of buying a cargo hitch, but that scare me here its like people has courtesy when it comes to driving but not a lot skills if u know what i mean, so i decide to design this bed extender so i can take my 21 inches with me i am not thinking of unloading the rider an every house just where i have more than 3 or 4 houses 1/4 in a raw, i just think this bed extender i did its kwolll

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Good job man! do you just fold it down and use ramps for the mowers?
thanks lopes
im thinking if i should do it to work that way, i have a pair of nice ramps i got at harbor freight, so i just slide them under need the rider i use this settings today i was freaking out while i was on the road, at the end of my day, i did work out just smooth im going to keep making new patterns and different types to see if i can come with multiple uses for a bed extender
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Nice, it's definitly fun coming up with stuff like this. It's one of those things that makes running your own business fun.
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Nice, it's definitly fun coming up with stuff like this. It's one of those things that makes running your own business fun.
i know. i notice a lot of contractor tripping about today. i bet they like it
we all love our toys, plus im saving gas and that i like. im driving a v8 5.4 not the best gas millage 17 highway 15 on city 12 to 14 when im hauling or towing.

so towing at this time its not an option.

i stay in my truck bed even like a sardine . now i have 2 extra fts.
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... looks good....is the tail gate reinforced . What size mower you have
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