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#1 OldBuzzard OFFLINE  

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Posted September 10, 2014 - 12:28 PM

The first was the Bolens patch that I thought I bought on eBay awhile back.  The seller had two different ones, and I relied on the pic as opposed to the description, and got one like I already had.

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I contacted him, and rather than going to all the trouble of sending it back I told him I would keep it and buy the 'proper' one as well. So, it got here today.
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I found a 'goodie' on the Eastern WV CL sometime back. I contacted the seller and asked if he would ship it for the additional shipping cost. He agreed to ship it and sent it out on 9/2 via 2-day priority. It FINALLY arrived today.

 

Seems like the packaging fell apart at some point and USPS took their time getting it here.

 

It looked like this when it arrived.

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So, what was in it?  I'll let you guys guess for a bit, but here is a hint :D :D :D
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Posted September 10, 2014 - 01:13 PM

Yep, those cast iron weights are sure hard on those USPS boxes!


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Posted September 10, 2014 - 01:21 PM

I'm with Daniel on it being a weight, but I can't tell if it's a front end weight or not.


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Posted September 10, 2014 - 01:40 PM

It is a weight  :D :D :D


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Posted September 10, 2014 - 03:20 PM

Not a wheel weight I don't think.  Maybe a counterweight for the forklift?


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Posted September 10, 2014 - 03:24 PM

FMC Suitcase Weight?


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Posted September 10, 2014 - 03:25 PM

FMC suitcase weights.


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Posted September 10, 2014 - 06:01 PM

Yep,FMC suite case weight for sure,I remember seeing it for sale,way to go OB


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Posted September 10, 2014 - 07:38 PM

No fooling you guys today :D :D :D

 

Sure would like to two or three more of these rascals.

 

 

 

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Posted September 10, 2014 - 07:45 PM

First of those I've ever seen, even in a pic!



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Posted September 10, 2014 - 08:29 PM

It's the first one I've ever seen as well.

 

I'm thinking that it was for the Iseki/Bolens tractors.

 

I'm thinking that it will work fine on the HDT1000 once a mount is fabbed for it.

 

 

 


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Posted September 10, 2014 - 09:22 PM

I have seen a group of 3 on CL about two months ago.


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Posted September 11, 2014 - 11:10 AM

Nice find I did not know they made such a thing.


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Posted September 11, 2014 - 11:25 AM

I have seen a group of 3 on CL about two months ago.

 

 

If you see them again, please let me know.  I'd like at least 2 more.

 

Oh I forgot to mention, it's in the 35# range.


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Posted September 11, 2014 - 03:37 PM

Alot of the suitcase weights were sold with the Iseki's

I have seen quite a few at shows on other brands of tractors around here.


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