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redryder

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06-26-2012 07:39 AM

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Those people who say, “Ya, I can build that”...................

-- mike...............


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Rick

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#1 posted 06-26-2012 07:58 AM

At first I thought it was one of those Radio Controlled Flying Mowers.

We NEED more People like that in this World. “I can’t do what!!??” “You think so!” “Get out of my way and Just watch me!”

-- COMMON SENSE Is Like Deodorant. The People Who need It Most, Never Use It.

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GrandpaLen

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#2 posted 06-26-2012 11:27 AM

Mike,

Thanks for sharing the New ’ Plywood & Decker’ electric mower, “Now that’s funny right there, I don’t care who you are”.

Work Safely and have Fun. – Len

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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Roger

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#3 posted 06-26-2012 12:00 PM

Oh yea. Ya better put a wing on the back so it don’t take off… I agree with grdpaLen

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#4 posted 06-26-2012 12:33 PM

I think Red Green would be impressed.

-- “While the world with closed eyes sleeps, The sky knows and weeps - steel rain. ” ― Nathan Bell

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Blackie_

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#5 posted 06-26-2012 02:24 PM

Great minds think alike eh? Yes I’m proud to say this is mine, after the shroud and bracket broke and numerous times of getting slapped in the face with grass and having to brush it off my back and shoulders I got on line looking for a replacement, looking and looking…. and then if hit me which led to what you see in the photos below :) Several things came from this, safety, protection, mulcher and no more getting grass in the face. :)

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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#6 posted 06-26-2012 03:40 PM

Hi Blackie,
I have the same problem with my mower. I was going to take a piece of sheet metal and rivet it. Your way looks even better. Looks like it’s open on the front side? Is that correct? Thanks.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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CharlieM1958

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#7 posted 06-26-2012 05:24 PM

Mike, I think that thing is going to need dust collection. Here… I fixed it for you.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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DS

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#8 posted 06-26-2012 05:44 PM

mike, I don’t think that is going too far at all…. unless, of course, there is a wooden blade under that mower.
That just woodn’t be right.

-- "Hard work is not defined by the difficulty of the task as much as a person's desire to perform it.", DS251

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#9 posted 06-26-2012 05:47 PM

haha thats a good one Charlie :)

-- Tristin King -- When in doubt, sand it.

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#10 posted 06-26-2012 07:06 PM

Charlie beat me to it…

“All you need now, is Dust Control!” LOL

What motor is that OFF of? 3,450 RPM? HP?

Looks like you made the wheels too!
Laminated circles of plywood?

COOL Mower!!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#11 posted 06-26-2012 08:28 PM

I’m starting to get it. Some people don’t go far enough….....................

-- mike...............

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SASmith

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#12 posted 06-26-2012 09:39 PM

I am one of those woodworkers.
I said “I can build that” when I needed a cyclone.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#13 posted 06-26-2012 10:24 PM

Brilliant!! Has John Deere seen this yet???

-- Wayne

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404 - Not Found

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#14 posted 06-26-2012 11:53 PM

This really made me laugh. My wife’s Dad has always been a woodwork teacher. I’ve often heard how embarrassed she was as a child riding a bicycle with plywood forks in the seventies.

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Blackie_

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#15 posted 06-27-2012 10:59 AM

@ CharlieM1958
Mike shouldn’t that be a grass catcher instead of a dust collector :)

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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