DIY Golf Ball Picker

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Old 08-06-19, 11:52 AM
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DIY Golf Ball Picker

I have a large field behind my house that I hit golf balls into. I want to build my own golf ball picker which I can pull behind my lawn mower to retrieve the balls. Any ideas? Anyone ever built one?
 
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Visit a driving range and look at their pickup rig.

Here's a common one you may be able to get an idea from.
 
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I would put the picker in front of your mower if possible. When you drive over balls it can push them into the ground where a picker can't get them.
 
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Old 08-06-19, 03:58 PM
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Exactly. In the following video..... Chase built a rear catcher and it seemed that when the balls were run over they are hard to pick up.

Chase built one
 
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