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John Deere Swap For Bolens Lg Frame Attachments ? Help


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#1 8tyman8 OFFLINE  

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Posted March 11, 2012 - 10:56 PM

is it worth swapping my john deere 165 lawn tractor with a 40 '' berco blower for a bolens
48 deck mint shape under the original paint is still on
42 snow blower
24 '' square back tiller
wisconson 14 hp
bolens 1455 hood
pto shaft and pully the 13 spline
i must know by tomorrow morning
also for $20 extra its delivered
all the stuff was on a 1455 the guy has started to cut it up and he was going to mod the attachments for a sears :@
... no that makes my heart sink
well thanks for any help
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Posted March 11, 2012 - 11:01 PM

I guess it would make a difference if you need the Deere, and if you have a 1455 to use this stuff on. If you have the Bolens and don't need the JD, I would make the trade. But, that is just my opinion.
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Posted March 12, 2012 - 12:14 AM

I guess it would make a difference if you need the Deere, and if you have a 1455 to use this stuff on. If you have the Bolens and don't need the JD, I would make the trade. But, that is just my opinion.

well the deere is a joke to use i dont have a large frame but i have tube frames the thing is the pto speed if different i have a gear reduction box that would work so i am stuck inbetwean a rock and a hard place

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Posted March 12, 2012 - 01:03 AM

You could tern around and sell them.
They will not work on a tube frame.

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Posted March 12, 2012 - 04:36 AM

Sounds like a lot of good stuff there.But should you trade,I can't answer,that's up to you.

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Posted March 12, 2012 - 09:30 PM

if you have a tractor to use the attachments on and the attachment are not all cut up i would go for it

Edited by 1967bolens collector, March 12, 2012 - 09:30 PM.





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