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I am looking for a common to find snowblower thats cheap and reliable. i will need to be able to remove blades off of one and wheels off of the other and combine them, i know im in for a lot of work but i need a simple starting platform. I know this might not be the exact right pace to come but its a start
 

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Not understanding what you are trying to achieve here.

Could you post a drawing of what your attempted outcome might look like?
 

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How wide? The blades are called augers and they are not a minute job to swap, some are easier than others, they all have gear boxes which make it difficult. I have seen 2 snowblower augers side by side to make the snowblower wider. Maybe a rubber shaft coupler would work, sometimes called a elastomeric coupler.
 

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We have no way of knowing what brand of used snow blowers would be most common in your area. If you did some searches in your location and tell us which brands AND MODELS are available, we can tell you what to avoid or look for.
 

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get a couple 212's Predator's from Harbor Freight for $99 each.
 

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im planning on doing one engine but i need a usally cheap base snow blower to take the auger off and the split another on and put the wheels off of another on the one without a auger
 

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I cant imagine what you want for a final outcome, could you enlighten me with some type of drawing and its purpose?
 

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as good as i can do using a computer, i want it just for a fun build and possibly fun ouutcome
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Wheel Tire Automotive tire Toy Motor vehicle
 

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The disc style snow blower transmission will be an absolute failure if you get it wet or muddy. Waste of time.
 
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About the only other snow blower related transmission are the hydro units but they do not fit your criteria of being cheap.
 

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You'll do a lot better looking for a good yard tractor with hydrostatic drive, Drop the mower deck, stretch the chassis (very easy if you have two...) and add the second set of drive wheels, etc. I'll warn you that you'll want a way to add a 'steering brake' setup to actually steer it in mud. The tractors come with steering obviously, but no limited-slip. Get creative and just do a twin-engine from the two joined tractor chassis. Decide if you want to sit in front of both drives. Think "roll cage" too.
 
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