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  1. Thumper88

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    Anybody have any experience with these or a similar size struck dozer? I found this one facebook and im debating picking it up to use for skidding short logs out of the woods and yards and close to the truck so i can buck them into firewood sized chunks. This is a Laytrac built in Seattle in the 50's. Has a 3 speed trans with reverse, 10 hp clinton motor. Weighs around 1k lbs. From the very limited information i can find they are rated around 1200-1500 lbs of draw bar pulling weight. Anyone have experience with them? Screenshot_20210325-194845_Facebook.jpg Screenshot_20210325-194841_Facebook.jpg
     
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    Don't know a thing about it or have a need for it, but I would buy it anyway!
     
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    Yeah, really cool, how much do they want for it?

    Just goes to show you could build your own mini skid.
     
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    Struck still markets DIY kits for these things. They look like a ton of fun to me, even if they won't do anything my tractor can also do.
     
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    I thought they came fully built now? I almost bought a new one before buying my L3800 Kubota. Struck set me up with a customer about an hour away to test out one. It had the loader and backhoe attachment. A kit would be cool.
     
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    Doesn’t look anywhere near 1000lbs to me.


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    Maybe 500
     
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    According to the website you can buy it either way.
     
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    Rad

    I wanna build a tracked vehicle for off-road recovery and...everything
     
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    I'm a huge fan of miniature heavy machinery. Doesn't Komatsu sell a truly downsized version of their dozer in non-western countries?
     
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    Any Dad who buys that would be a hero for life.
     
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    Cool find! Sounds like you really need a mini skid steer / stand on track loader, though!
     
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    If this dad bought it, the kid would never get a chance to use it!
     
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