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Dead Eye Dave    Posted 03-23-2022 at 12:07:09 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
  • Need to know!
  • I feel silly posting here butů.I am looking to find a name for the gizmo that attaches to the three point hotch which allows me to lift something heavy and move it around. I have seen them on here periodically and am looking for one but need to know the name and if they are still made. Dave

    JMOR    Posted 03-28-2022 at 12:35:56 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
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  • [img]https://i.imgur.com/bbYLss5.jpg[/img]

    JMOR    Posted 03-28-2022 at 15:27:34 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
  • picture with dimensions
  • picture with dimensions

    dave#1    Posted 03-27-2022 at 07:57:19 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • Lynn Patrick    Posted 03-24-2022 at 14:01:29 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
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  • DED - Where are you located? I think I may have an extra I would part with - for a very reasonable fee!

    Ultradog MN    Posted 03-24-2022 at 03:28:10 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • You will be hard pressed to buy the steel to make one for what you can buy one new.
    Also, it is very common for guys to way over build them. It will be heavy and you will hate having to put it on/off your tractor.
    I have had this cheap King Kutter boom pole for 20 years.
    It weighs about 80 lbs and is all you you want to wrassel onto your tractor alone.
    For some reason I can't hot link any more so you'll hafta

    Bruce(OR)    Posted 03-23-2022 at 18:20:39 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • Lift boom link below

    Ed Gooding (VA)    Posted 03-23-2022 at 15:48:11 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
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  • What are you looking to move?

    If rocks, gravel, dirt, mulch, etc., a 3-point scoop would work.
    Click here to see one

    Carry-alls are relatively inexpensive and can be enhanced with lumber.
    Click here to see one

    Pallet forks work on more than just pallets:
    Click here to see one

    John in Mich    Posted 03-23-2022 at 17:16:55 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • The nice thing about pallet forks is that you can make a nice wooden box on a pallet and have a carry-all. BTDT

    DED    Posted 03-23-2022 at 14:37:11 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • Oooops! Thanks JimmyJack. It is the lifting boom I am asking about.

    Bruce(OR)    Posted 03-23-2022 at 13:33:22 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • Carry all or Pallet Forks.
    Pick one.
    Google it and see what you get.
    I have pallet forks front and rear, on an Orange Interloper.

    jimmyjack    Posted 03-23-2022 at 13:42:44 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • Lifting boom??

    DED    Posted 03-23-2022 at 14:35:17 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • Thanks Bruce. That is what I am talking about. Are they still made? Does anyone have plans for making one? Dave

    Ed Gooding (VA)    Posted 03-29-2022 at 16:48:20 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
  • Boomasaurus
  • This is one of my favorite home-made booms from a guy named Jeff Hoo:

    Ed Gooding (VA)    Posted 03-24-2022 at 04:03:52 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
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  • Check out our How-To's/Implements library for a good set of plans to make your own.

    Dead Eye Dave    Posted 03-29-2022 at 04:23:57 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • As always this forum provides the answers. Thanks to all. I have decided to have one built. Dave

    Jack - Iowa    Posted 03-29-2022 at 08:02:52 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
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  • If you should want a straight pole, this one worked fine for me.

    Sold it but believe I saved dimensions.

    https://imgur.com/a/CqqZgDI

    Ed Gooding (VA)    Posted 03-29-2022 at 11:53:18 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
  • Photo of Jack's boom here:
  • Jack - Iowa    Posted 03-29-2022 at 11:56:51 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
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  • Thanks Ed!

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