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#1 Oldford OFFLINE  

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Posted April 03, 2014 - 10:11 AM

Not mine

 

http://maine.craigsl...4351559227.html

 

"Bolens 1455 Large frame tractor with factory Johnson front end loader. Tractor runs really good, it needs a throttle cable and fine tuning. Does not smoke at all. The hydro is very peppy on it. The loader works excellent. It is a factory bolt on one with separate pump and reservoir. It has brand new tires on the rear. Asking $2085 or B.O !"


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Posted April 03, 2014 - 10:45 AM

They must of thought they had a John Deere when they went to paint the tractor!

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Posted April 03, 2014 - 11:21 AM

Didn't Bolens paint some of them green?



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Posted April 03, 2014 - 11:47 AM

Didn't Bolens paint some of them green?

 

Yes they did.

 

In fact, Bolens was painting their tractors Green right up until the time John Deere starting making GTs.

 

I'm thinking that Bolens changed colors so as not to be confused with an inferior tractor.

 

That ad has been up for quite some time.  I never bothered to post it because it's so ridiculously priced.


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Posted April 03, 2014 - 11:50 AM

I'm thinking that Bolens changed colors so as not to be confused with an inferior tractor.

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Posted April 03, 2014 - 12:46 PM

Bolens paint their tractors green an yellow up to 1960 then in 1961 they started out with a gold an white which they used for a few years before switching again

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Posted April 03, 2014 - 01:46 PM

Yes they did.

 

In fact, Bolens was painting their tractors Green right up until the time John Deer starting making GTs.

 

I'm thinking that Bolens changed colors so as not to be confused with an inferior tractor.

 

That ad has been up for quite some time.  I never bothered to post it because it's so ridiculously priced.

 

What is a good price on this?  GT loaders mostly 1500+ running in n.e.



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Posted April 03, 2014 - 03:52 PM

Thats a MTF members tractor it has a johnson 10 not a 14 you see on most large frames but its still factory.    I say this is top dollor.  



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Posted April 03, 2014 - 04:38 PM

I sold my Massey Ferguson 1855 with Johnson loader and 3 pt hitch for $2500 and I could have sold 5 the first day.






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