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#1 KennyP ONLINE  

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Posted January 01, 2015 - 10:43 AM

A friend sent a link to this, thought I would share with you guys!
http://appleton.crai...4822990961.html

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Posted January 01, 2015 - 10:56 AM

At first, I thought it was for sleeve hitch, but wouldnt the front would have to have a wobble joint of some kind to allow up and down flex at the hitch. Like the brinly planters have.

Really neat concept and it would make it easier to get consistent results.

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Posted January 01, 2015 - 11:08 AM

I think the whole thing lifts with the hitch, the wheel just keeps it at the same depth. Think it may be a Bolens?



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Posted January 01, 2015 - 01:37 PM

... Think it may be a Bolens?

 

The colors sure look right for an older Bolens.


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Posted January 01, 2015 - 01:39 PM

Its not Bolens but looks like the Arps I own.


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Posted January 01, 2015 - 01:46 PM

ARPS was one of the "Allied Manufacturers".  Might be possible that they built and painted if for Bolens to market.



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Posted January 01, 2015 - 01:49 PM

ARPS was one of the "Allied Manufacturers".  Might be possible that they built and painted if for Bolens to market.

 

 

Its not a pre 1960 blade...






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