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#1 craftsmanmowerfreak OFFLINE  

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Posted March 11, 2015 - 10:43 PM

 i did it again. drug home another machine. 1972 sears custom 10xl with Deck. grill busted sat for many years wiring is a mess tires are shot. drug her home with 73 st10. i worked a bit after dark on it. my decision is probably going to end up being parts. deck i am going to use on st10 engine is going on blue st10. trans and back half of frame going on dads compact 8e which has the peerless cast iron trans right now. i plan on fixing grill too. many days of work are ahead

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Posted March 11, 2015 - 11:08 PM

Many days of fun ahead. Nice purchase, congrats. Thanks for the pictures!


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Posted March 11, 2015 - 11:16 PM

yea dads 72 compact 8e was butchered when i got it from scrapyard and original trans went out within 4 months of me getting it running i stuck a 66 4 speed custom tranny in it. well i told him tonight hes getting the backhalf of this frame and this trans he was excited to have a hi and low trans. i checked both machines over and frame swap will happen within the next week with no drilling or mods. heres a picture of the 8e 

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Posted March 12, 2015 - 12:05 PM

engine is pulled on the 10xl grill is off getting ready to pull the briggs engine off the blue st10



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Posted March 12, 2015 - 04:42 PM

At least the parts will go to making the 8 a runner again. :thumbs:

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Posted March 12, 2015 - 10:50 PM

the 8 runs drives but the peerless 4 speed is slipping out of gear when pushing snow, dirt or just driving lol. i done alot today i got the 10xl engine on the st10 runs and drives put the 10xl grill on st10. and seperated the 10xl frame to get ready for transplant of back section. 

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Posted March 12, 2015 - 11:45 PM

i missed a coupoe pictures

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