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  • Leaf loader swing hitch

    My freind owns a landscaping company and with leaf season coming he wanted to build a swinging hitch for his leaf loader to save on time dumping leafs. Its a little overkill but it gets the job done.
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    Last edited by Jrc99408; 11-25-2010, 09:17 AM.

  • #2
    Nice job. I especially like the roll cage to protect the leaf blower.

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    • #3
      I have done similar to a few units i mount the flanges to the d-side corner post of the body and swing the blower unit around to the side of the dump and use a chain hook latch with the thumb slide to attach it to a link i weld to the side to prevent swing back when the body is raised.This time of yr i see a few impellar housing and discharge chutes needing patchs i just did 2 last week for a couple of local leaf chasers around my area.BTW job on that looks good.

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      • #4
        thats next, his impeller housing is getting some holes in it.

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        • #5
          Is there something to hold it in the open position?

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          • #6
            Why did you Block out the Business name?



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            • #7
              I guess i just didnt want him getting any random phone calls, some thing that holds the impeller on? or the housing? its just bolted together

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