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#1 sacsr OFFLINE  

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Posted May 03, 2012 - 12:16 PM

Picked up this today

Great shape for its age

Not rusted out but tail gate is not originalImageUploadedByTapatalk1336065365.361980.jpg ImageUploadedByTapatalk1336065381.349692.jpg

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Posted May 03, 2012 - 12:21 PM

That looks like a well built unit. Bolt on wheels and heavy axle.
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Posted May 03, 2012 - 12:30 PM

I also noticed the bold on wheels, looks like a good solid trailer. Good luck with it!
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Posted May 03, 2012 - 12:50 PM

Looks mighty handy, glad you found it.
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Posted May 03, 2012 - 01:14 PM

Very nice collectible piece :thumbs:
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Posted May 03, 2012 - 01:50 PM

Only the second one I've seen too! Never in person.

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Posted May 03, 2012 - 06:01 PM

Nice sturdy looking trailer. Did someone paint it yellow or was that the original colour?

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Posted May 03, 2012 - 06:53 PM

Painted yellow by owner should be red

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Posted May 03, 2012 - 07:46 PM

Painted yellow by owner should be red


Yep, you can see where he taped off the decal, leaving the original red just around the OE stencil painted yellow lettering.

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Posted May 03, 2012 - 08:13 PM

Nice.
For sure, a treasure, to compliment any Bush Hog collection.
Are you going to turn it into a red trailer?
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Posted May 03, 2012 - 08:59 PM

Yes it will be painted back to the original colors......will be needing Daniels services for the decals on this one.

The girl that sold it too me said they find, use, sell alot of the lawn trailers and she said she had never seen one that had as few dents in the floor, not rusted out in the front of the trailer, etc like this one......I got the impression she thought this one may be better built or at least heavier built than the simplicity trailers that they find and collect. ( she made this comment after I had already agreed to buy it Posted Image )

I do have a factory sheet uploaded on the bush hog dump cart in the bush hog manual section.

Just a lucky find for me......just happen to be cruising craigslist at the right time.

Edited by sacsr, June 17, 2012 - 08:29 PM.

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Posted May 05, 2012 - 03:52 PM

Took a few more pictures.

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Edited by sacsr, May 05, 2012 - 03:53 PM.


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Posted May 05, 2012 - 03:57 PM

Wow Scott. You keep going like this, and adding stuff to the collection like you are, you'll have more than any of us. Great find, and Congrats!
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Posted May 05, 2012 - 06:06 PM

It has nice lines to it. :thumbs:

You gotta restore it.
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Posted May 05, 2012 - 08:47 PM

Congratulations on a nice addition to your collection. This has got to be a very unusual piece considering how hard it is to find Bush Hog tractors in decent shape. You were able to find what I'm sure is a hard to find trailer in what looks to be good shape.
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