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#1 Bolens 1000 OFFLINE  

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Posted June 11, 2013 - 06:44 PM

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Not much to say here, the pics speak for themselves :hitting_self_roller:

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#2 Amigatec OFFLINE  

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Posted June 11, 2013 - 06:49 PM

Why do people remove the tin from the top of these motors?? Why,Why??

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Posted June 11, 2013 - 07:10 PM

Why do people remove the tin from the top of these motors?? Why,Why??

 

Because they run cooler without the mouse nests that get caught under them,

 

Kind of like removing the discharge chute on the exit of a mower deck!!  

 

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Posted June 11, 2013 - 07:38 PM

I wonder how bad it looked before someone got happy with a can of olive drab. 

 

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Posted June 11, 2013 - 08:10 PM

What a joke I flaged it.



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Posted June 11, 2013 - 08:15 PM

Wait a minute. The price is right, the tractor is wrong. Just thinking outside the box!

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Posted June 11, 2013 - 08:24 PM

He says he is looking for a newer riding mower, one might be able to trade him a cheapie MTD for it and the attachments.

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Posted June 11, 2013 - 09:53 PM

He says he is looking for a newer riding mower, one might be able to trade him a cheapie MTD for it and the attachments.

 

Great Idea  Email Sent lol

 

I want it but sadly it's Just a tad bit to far away or I would offer a trade for my little 2009 MTD built Troy Bilt Pony.

 

Why the heck would you paint Everything the same color? Looks like he even painted the steering wheel OMG AND the Seat lol.

 

It does look to be mostly complete and not rusted apart but $1200 ??? Heck NO!!

 

 

 

I bet the valves are burnt and the rings are toast if he's running it without the Cylinder Head cover.

 

 

I emailed him with a Pic of my Troy Bilt so we'll see just what he's wanting to trade for.

 

Here's my little mower.

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Posted June 11, 2013 - 09:54 PM

Maybe he meant "1 or 2 hundred"???



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Posted June 11, 2013 - 10:14 PM

Hope he goes for it lol

 

I've been looking for a 1000 for a while,even if it is in need of work.

 

He may even deliver it but if not my brother lives 20 minutes from Allentown.


Edited by EricFromPa, June 11, 2013 - 10:18 PM.


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Posted June 11, 2013 - 11:24 PM

Why do people remove the tin from the top of these motors?? Why,Why??

for the same reason they remove the deck chute guards, battery tie downs, and air breather covers, their smarter than any ol stupid engineer. I think there should a open carry law regarding shovels, that way when you see someone like this you can give them a well deserved whack



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Posted June 11, 2013 - 11:40 PM

for the same reason they remove the deck chute guards, battery tie downs, and air breather covers, their smarter than any ol stupid engineer. I think there should a open carry law regarding shovels, that way when you see someone like this you can give them a well deserved whack

I agree! You forgot a BIG one! Belt guards  :wallbanging:  :mad2: 



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Posted June 12, 2013 - 09:02 AM

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Posted June 12, 2013 - 01:57 PM

Got an Email back from him.He's looking to trade for a newer Lawn Tractor with atleast a 48" deck.

 

If I wasn't so far away he said he would consider trading for my Troy Bilt if he can't find anything else.

 

I don't know why he priced it so high,I didn't even bother to ask.

 

 

I wish I had my little ranger running,I would run my mower out there.


Edited by EricFromPa, June 12, 2013 - 02:00 PM.





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