April 2015: Bolens 1886 With Forklift
I guess I'll toss my Bolens 1886 with the forklift attachment into the ring.Back when dirt was new and dinosaurs roamed the earth....OH wait a minute, I don't need to go back that far do I? Actually, in December 2011 I bought an 1886 that needed a new air filter, and I had found that a local Cu...
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Pennsylvania Panzer Garden Tractor History
Panzer tractors originated with an engineer named Jim Clark. Jim worked for a precision instrument manufacturer named Ahrendt Instrument Company. Jim had just built a new house in the Washington suburb of College Park Maryland and he rented a walk behind garden tractor to help him with the landsc...
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Bolens Tractors: The Tube Frame Series 1962-1978
Some Background information:The Bolens tube frame tractors were made for a total of 16 years. Although these garden tractors were small, they were built to last and withstand almost any task that you would throw at them. Bolens ingenious invention of shaft driven attachments and fast switch attac...
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