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Posted November 06, 2013 - 08:56 AM

The colors look 'right', but it this really a Bolens marketed cart?

http://www.ebay.com/...=item3cd80ef6bd


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Posted November 06, 2013 - 09:04 AM

I would guess it to be a real Bolen cart.

 

 

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Posted November 06, 2013 - 12:40 PM

I think Brian has a NOS one of those. If I remember right they were for the small frames.

 

 

Its Bolens I found this.    http://www.ebay.com/...52#ht_279wt_679


Edited by Nato77, November 06, 2013 - 01:23 PM.

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Posted November 06, 2013 - 03:36 PM

Nice confirmation Nate!


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Posted November 06, 2013 - 03:54 PM

It was for the small frames.



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Posted November 06, 2013 - 05:35 PM

That's that Urschel fella that rights for Cubs in LAGT mag. He seems pretty honest guy, we've met.  Looks pretty orig to me, but more light duty, not for heavy work.  Kinda like a Lawn Trailer, not a Garden Trailer, like the tractors.   If someone buys it I could pick it up and keep for awhile if needed, I'm from same town.  



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Posted November 06, 2013 - 05:45 PM

They sold those with TORO on the side and at least one other brand.
Let me see if I can find the thread

I found pics of KK's TORO version.
This post and two below it have pics.
http://gardentractor...ge-4#entry62169

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Posted November 06, 2013 - 08:48 PM

They were not made by Bolens but were just a Generic brand cart  Bolens bought to put their name  and colors on.

 

They were meant for the small frames.

I have a NOS one that was still sealed in the box when I got it.


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Posted November 14, 2013 - 08:08 PM

Wow, the guy must want a fortune for it.

I cant believe anyone would even bid $100 for that!

Thats 4X what I paid for my NOS one!



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Posted November 21, 2013 - 07:09 PM

OK, a little update and info on that rascal.

 

I have two BIG binders full of information on Bolens attachments.

 

I was going through them today and found the Parts List for the 15110 Dump Cart.  It also give assembly instructions.

 

It's listed as a 4 12/2 Cu. Ft. Dump Cart, with a 150# load capacity.

 

What's really funny is the name of the company that made them:

 

Garton Toy Company

Sheboygan, Wis. 53018


Edited by OldBuzzard, November 21, 2013 - 07:09 PM.





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