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There Is An Upside To Getting Old. Implement Trade.


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#1 MH81 ONLINE  

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Posted September 22, 2013 - 08:14 PM

About a month ago, I decided to put an older set of Bose speakers on CL for trade towards Garden Tractor stuff. I don't "entertain" anymore now that I'm "old" and loosing my hearing...so I don't need speakers either... :D
I got a hit from a gent who didnt need speakers, but didnt need the old Sears stuff more. He was willing to take the speakers, little cash and a handshake.
Here is what I came home with.

917.252111 5 blade disc (40")
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917.253020 10" plow.
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And the rest of the 917.253110 lift (that should work with the 18/6 or the 19.9)
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It's all in good shape, nice to have a back up 10" plow.
I met a nice guy tonight and we both left happy. I know I did anyways.
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Posted September 22, 2013 - 08:23 PM

Nice trade Alan, way to go.
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Posted September 22, 2013 - 08:25 PM

:urock:


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Posted September 22, 2013 - 10:08 PM

I can't believe how little use these have seen. The only rust is on top of the disc frame. Maybe an old battery for weight? Dunno, but it isn't bad. The plow needs some light sanding and a little paint. The lift just needs to choose a tractor. I'm thinking maybe the 18-6. Maybe my rescue GT6000. I've got time.
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Posted September 23, 2013 - 05:03 AM

Nice attachments Alan. What model of Bose did you trade? 


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Posted September 23, 2013 - 05:51 AM

Nice trade !  Is a 5 disc a rare item ?


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Posted September 23, 2013 - 06:05 AM

I'd say that was a good trade!


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Posted September 23, 2013 - 06:35 AM

Way to score a great trade,chalk another one up to the power of craigslist!


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Posted September 23, 2013 - 06:50 AM

Nice score Alan.

I'm surprised you waited this long to get rid of your

speakers.

Maybe you just forgot that you had them. :D


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Posted September 23, 2013 - 07:07 AM

Nice attachments Alan. What model of Bose did you trade?

They were sequentially numbered 101's with the wall mounts.

Nice trade ! Is a 5 disc a rare item ?

They made fewer of them, but they were later on. They were spaced just a little different and were thought of as "for the bigger tractors".

Nice score Alan.
I'm surprised you waited this long to get rid of your
speakers.
Maybe you just forgot that you had them. :D

Like I said... I'm Old... :rolling:
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Posted September 23, 2013 - 07:14 AM

Sorry to burst your bubble but you are not old yet. Now is when you are  just starting to go downhill. Enjoy the youth you have. Good Luck, Rick


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Posted September 23, 2013 - 11:05 AM

Old is when you realize you can no longer use the implement's or climb on the tractor.You are now just reaching adulthood.  :smilewink:   :thumbs:


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Posted September 23, 2013 - 11:32 AM

Nice score. I would like to have both of  those, they were the larger of the implements....and the 3 pt setup to boot!


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Posted September 23, 2013 - 11:37 AM

NIce trade


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Posted September 23, 2013 - 05:07 PM

Alan, you're a long way for 'old'. I think I know, I have a 20 year old brain in this body at times! Just won't do what I want it to!


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