Riding mower tow package?


Old 07-28-06, 01:55 PM
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Riding mower tow package?

I bought a pull behind sprayer but have an older MTD riding mower (400 series-36" deck) that came without any hitch to connect to.

Are there any add-on hitches available anywhere that are universal? Or, does not having a "factory" hitch already there mean the mower is just not rated to pull at all?

I have a Kubota tractor that I might could rig up to pull, but that thing will dwarf that 25 gallon sprayer.

Any info and experience would greatly be appreciated.
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Old 07-28-06, 04:23 PM
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You should be able to pull that small sprayer around just fine. You could just drill a hole in the back of the mower frame and mount an eyebolt to connect the sprayer to.
Old 07-29-06, 05:35 AM
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Thankyou for that suggestion. The eyebolt seems ideal. I'll just have to figure how to connect with what I have on the back of that thing.

Old 07-29-06, 09:40 PM
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Oh yeah, sprayer is nothing..... I have one pulling a 100 or so pound trailer, and have hauled around 50 pounds of wood with it. Or chain it to something that needs to get pulled out...lol

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