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Response to IrishAyes (Original post)

Mon Dec 1, 2014, 12:36 PM

26. Just buy a used riding mower on Craigslist

Trying to jury rig something as dangerous as a lawn mower is not something I'd suggest, particularly to someone who is not mechanical. You don't want to be playing McGyver with spinning blades.

You could find a used mower for less than $500, and it would be much safer and far more reliable than anything you could build.

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