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#1 Brando ONLINE  

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Posted September 30, 2014 - 07:25 AM



Another one couldn't say no too, went to pick up a parts JD 31 tiller and while talking to the fella he mentioned a sears hydro tractor he wanted to sell. At this point Im telling myself I don't need to buy another tractor but after looking it over I wanted it if the price was right.....when I asked the price he hesitated for a second..I expected to walk away because of the long pause but when he said 150.00 in my head I yelled sold. We shook hands and here it is, I have the original engine just needs rebuilt.

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Posted September 30, 2014 - 07:37 AM

I'd have paid that for it! Nice score!


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Posted September 30, 2014 - 10:34 AM

Nice looking Sears! congratulations!


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Posted September 30, 2014 - 12:02 PM

And the lights even work!! Good deal.


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Posted September 30, 2014 - 01:09 PM

Thanks, should be an easy restoration when ever I get to it but I'm going to leave it original for now.I think the wife likes it more than me..
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Posted September 30, 2014 - 03:37 PM

Fix it up for her to use!


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Posted September 30, 2014 - 03:45 PM

Fix it up for her to use!


I believe that's what will happen it will be her work/show tractor.
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Posted September 30, 2014 - 04:23 PM

 

Nice tractor ,, same colour sears tractor my neighbour bought new in  the '70s and still clears snow with.  Would that tractor of yours have had the chrome front hubcaps originally? I want some.... 

 

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Posted September 30, 2014 - 04:51 PM

Nice catch


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Posted September 30, 2014 - 06:42 PM

Nice tractor ,, same colour sears tractor my neighbour bought new in  the '70s and still clears snow with.  Would that tractor of yours have had the chrome front hubcaps originally? I want some....


Its supposed to have them but I'm on the look out for some.

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Posted September 30, 2014 - 08:12 PM

:D  :thumbs:  :dancingbanana:



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Posted October 01, 2014 - 09:13 AM

Dude you stole that tractor. Those hydro tracs are hard to find, you did well.....err, your wife got a nice tractor :thumbs:  :D


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Posted October 05, 2014 - 07:39 AM

Nice hydro. It's one of my "someday" tractors.
I think you did very well on it.
They are fun to drive aren't they?
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Posted October 08, 2014 - 08:10 PM

Nice hydro. It's one of my "someday" tractors.
I think you did very well on it.
They are fun to drive aren't they?


I definitely enjoy driving it, It moved to next in line for restoring.

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Posted October 08, 2014 - 08:13 PM

Nice hydro. It's one of my "someday" tractors.
I think you did very well on it.
They are fun to drive aren't they?


Actually this is the first one I've seen in person. Another reason I couldn't say no.




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