Re: [mowbot] platform

Doug Smith (dougs nospam at
Wed, 25 Sep 1996 13:30:59 -0600

>I was thinking that maybe there is an existing commercial
>base we could appropriate. It would make construction
>a lot quicker and easier. I was looking at the children's
>battery powered riding machines. They come in a variety of
>shapes and sizes, price $150 - $200 U.S.
>(although they are commonly available on the 'yard sale'
>Any other ideas for 'existing platforms' we could steal?

How about one of the Rubbermaid carts. There are lawn carts, beverage
cooler carts, etc. They're all sturdy, light weight plastic, and some even
have swivel wheels. Most are in the $50 to $60 range.

Doug Smith  *  dougs nospam at