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    The Chigger Chomper

    A co-worker's husband brought his new toy by the office on the way to a local parade today. She rides in the trailer and throws out candy.
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    Here are a few of the mechanicals for anyone interested. It's got a hydrostatic transaxle, says it will get up to about 15 mph.
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    Darren

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    That is......WILD!
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    that is one crazy machine, talk about a high center of gravity!

    My dad just got two General Electric 'Electrac' tractors refurbished. One as a user, one as a 'show' tractor. I don't have photos yet, but from what my mother tells me he's like a kid on christmas.
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    Does it come with a 48" deck??? Very cool.
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    I want to see it run!
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    Very cool.

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    Well, some folks say you should cut your grass high during the summer...than again summer just high on grass

    The Billy Joe Bob side of me sees a whole lot of fun crushing the aluminum cans for recycling
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    Fred made a video of the Chigger Chomper, it's a little shakey, but covers a lot of the details of the build.

    Darren

    To a small child, the perfect granddad is unafraid of big dogs and fierce storms but absolutely terrified of the word “boo.” – Robert Brault

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