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#1 IamSherwood OFFLINE  

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 01:27 PM

While surfing around this morning, I came across this pic in a German Gutbrod enthusiasts site.

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Gutrbrod are the ones that built the MF ELF in 1963 for Massey Ferguson.

Looks like the same machine as these 3.

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 01:30 PM

And here I thought you were about to explain how all 4 companies had an interlocking, overlapping board of directors, or perhaps the same design team was brought in by all 4 companies. Oh well.

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 01:34 PM

Yeah, that's exactly what I said. LOL

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 03:42 PM

I'll take the blonde!

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 07:57 PM

Ok let me though something else in the mix I have some Moto-Mower brochures but they have Richmond Indiana on them
the one in the pics above says Canada.Did somebody buy them or what is the connection ??

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 09:43 PM

I'm with Kenny, sometimes you just have to bite the bullet.

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 10:51 PM

Ok let me though something else in the mix I have some Moto-Mower brochures but they have Richmond Indiana on them
the one in the pics above says Canada.Did somebody buy them or what is the connection ??


Love to see the brochures.

My Moto-mowers have Richmond Indiana and Ingersoll Ontario on them. I just checked one of them. My understanding is that these were the head offices for Dura (moto-mower). Unconfirmed - the manufacturing may have been elsewhere.
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