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Posted August 04, 2012 - 05:50 PM

I decided its been a while since I did a group photo of all my Bolens and since I have added quite a few more since the last picture a couple years ago I figured I needed an up to date photo of the collection :D
These are all the tractors that currently run.
(Ones missing from the photo are 2 900's and 1 Ride-a-Matic) (Not running)

Here are the pics:

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Posted August 04, 2012 - 05:52 PM

More...

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Posted August 04, 2012 - 05:53 PM

That's quite a purebred herd Brian! One of these days I need to do a photo spread of my herd. But mine is a mixed herd, not purebred.

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Posted August 04, 2012 - 06:01 PM

And 1 lonely H14XL who was excluded from the group ....

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Posted August 04, 2012 - 06:03 PM

Great pics, Doc! Thanks for the update. Glad my favs were on the front row.

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Posted August 04, 2012 - 06:12 PM

Very nice Brian. Wish I had that many. You must have a big shop to store them in? I am like olcowhand mine is a mixed herd also.
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Posted August 04, 2012 - 06:14 PM

some of those photos would make a nice desk top background.
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Posted August 04, 2012 - 06:16 PM

Very nice Brian. Wish I had that many. You must have a big shop to store them in? I am like olcowhand mine is a mixed herd also.


The garage/shop isn't that big. I store the restored ones in the Garage and the others are kept in other sheds.
The only one that gets left outside is the poor H14XL but I do put a tarp over it. I dont have the heart to leave any of the others out in the elements.

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Posted August 04, 2012 - 06:23 PM

I just made the 1st photo my desk top background. fits nicely and is sharp. Did you line them up in order of age?
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Posted August 04, 2012 - 06:36 PM

Brian, those are great photographs. My favorites are the last ones you posted. I especially like the viewpoint of the last one.

Very nice collection.
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Posted August 04, 2012 - 06:48 PM

I just made the 1st photo my desk top background. fits nicely and is sharp. Did you line them up in order of age?


Yeah that was the goal
The Tubeframes are all lined up by year but the first row is a bit out of order.

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Posted August 04, 2012 - 07:32 PM

Very nice Brian. Are you going to bring the H14XL in from the cold and give it some TLC. I occasionally see those newer Bolens mowers for sale up here. The tube frames are rare and when one comes up for sale you'd better be fast or it's gone! Your signature says many attachments. Maybe some day you could show us your favourites.

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Posted August 04, 2012 - 08:16 PM

Some great pics there I like the progression of the 2nd row you can see the changes as the get newer
very nice heard you have there

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Posted August 04, 2012 - 08:45 PM

Nice line up Brian. Thanks for the pictures.

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Posted August 04, 2012 - 09:10 PM

Doc., That is a very nice group you have collected. It is nice to see them all in one photo. Thanks for getting them out and sharing with us.

What is the the first one in the second row, a 600?




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