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#16 case1man OFFLINE  

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Posted September 01, 2013 - 12:15 PM

 I bought a craftsman 3 with a 20 hp engine this weekend for 60.00 man thought it had a kohler on it but it looked like an onan can tell more when I get it home and get it apart to see some #


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Posted September 01, 2013 - 12:22 PM

 I bought a craftsman 3 with a 20 hp engine this weekend for 60.00 man thought it had a kohler on it but it looked like an onan can tell more when I get it home and get it apart to see some #

Its really weird, I had the hardest time figuring out the engine in my 2 Craftsman were Briggs,sure looked alot like Kohlers, not saying these are, Sears used EVERYTHING


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Posted September 01, 2013 - 01:25 PM

Congrats Kenny. A couple of solid craftsman tractors to add to your growing collection. It looks like you'll have plenty to keep you busy this winter. 



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Posted September 01, 2013 - 02:58 PM

Congratulations Kenny.  It's nice that you got another two.  I hope they serve you well.



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Posted September 01, 2013 - 04:30 PM

Nice Kenny ! They are sure multiplying at your place!

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Posted September 01, 2013 - 04:36 PM

Kenny I see you got your limit again! Congrats.

 

I do know that in 1986 the 20 horse was a Onan. But as others have said Sears used them all.


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Posted September 01, 2013 - 05:29 PM

Its not a intek, it may be a opposed B&S twin just like the 14, 16,18 engines, the 20 hp Briggs opposed twin is very rare, not saying thaats what is in this, but I think it originally came with a Briggs, not a kohler, i could be wrong, but if you get the 917 number from the tractor we can tell. I dont think all the Briggs twins had filters, maybe none, is so that engine would be a kohler, mabe an Onan (not likely) but if its a kohler 20, it could be a repower.

It is not a repower. All the tin work fits real well including that up over the muffler. The oil filter is in the same location as an Onan. I just may have to wait until I get it home. By the way, the model # is 917.254421, serial is 0778S03126.


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Posted September 01, 2013 - 07:01 PM

Good stuff Kenny  :thumbs:   more to keep you busy.



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Posted September 01, 2013 - 08:10 PM

Stocking up on the Sears GTs. Congrats!

I believe the 20 hp engine is an Onan P220-G.
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Posted September 01, 2013 - 08:13 PM

It is a 20 hp Onan, great score for the engine alone


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Posted September 01, 2013 - 08:20 PM

Good haul Kenny!  Even if you used them for spare parts, it's a great haul!



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Posted September 01, 2013 - 10:56 PM

You guys beat me too it.The factory 20hp in those tractors was an Onan and the Onan powered tractors mostly if not all seem to have the electric lift.The middle tractor looks to me to be a Motomower.That era of Craftsman GT's were availible with a 18hp Briggs,18hp Kohler Magum or the 20hp Onan.They were horizontal shaft engines. 92 or 93 was the last year for the horizontal engines in them and if you look very closely at the grills you can see a slight difference in the grill area of the vertical shaft engine tractors that took over in the early mid 90's.


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Posted September 02, 2013 - 04:54 AM

You guys beat me too it.The factory 20hp in those tractors was an Onan and the Onan powered tractors mostly if not all seem to have the electric lift.The middle tractor looks to me to be a Motomower.That era of Craftsman GT's were availible with a 18hp Briggs,18hp Kohler Magum or the 20hp Onan.They were horizontal shaft engines. 92 or 93 was the last year for the horizontal engines in them and if you look very closely at the grills you can see a slight difference in the grill area of the vertical shaft engine tractors that took over in the early mid 90's.

Thanks for the info on the middle tractor, I hope to put it in a thread.

 

Stocking up on the Sears GTs. Congrats!

I believe the 20 hp engine is an Onan P220-G.

 

It is a 20 hp Onan, great score for the engine alone

Thanks guys! I was hoping it was another Onan!


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Posted September 02, 2013 - 09:48 PM

Thanks for the info on the middle tractor, I hope to put it in a thread.

 

 

Thanks guys! I was hoping it was another Onan!

 

The moto-mower might be a mix of parts.  Hard to tell, but if the steering wheel is original, I think it's a model 6025.


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Posted September 03, 2013 - 09:07 AM

Congrats, nice scores!


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