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#1 jabelman OFFLINE  

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Posted August 08, 2015 - 05:19 PM

I might be able to get a 1928 viking complete with 3 attachments. Not currently running and unrestored.
Anybody got photo or info on these. How uncommon are they?
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Posted August 08, 2015 - 06:08 PM

Is it a Twin or Single? There are a few photos on Google and Smokestak.



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Posted August 08, 2015 - 06:14 PM

This tractor has the wrong sheetmetal on it but he basic tractor is right. Usually the long shift handle is broke off. There was a reverser that was an option. These are probably the hardest to find of the vikings.

 

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Posted August 08, 2015 - 06:21 PM

Is it a Twin or Single? There are a few photos on Google and Smokestak.

I don't think they made the single that early. This tractor should be a model B.



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Posted August 17, 2015 - 04:42 PM

Viking Twin Early Model 1.jpeg Sheet Metal should look like this.

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Posted August 31, 2015 - 10:45 AM

did you get the Viking? I have a 1938 that I'm working on



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Posted August 31, 2015 - 02:16 PM

I wanted too but I passed on it. Running out of storage room and afraid I will start collecting walk behinds.....
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Posted August 31, 2015 - 02:45 PM

 afraid I will start collecting walk behinds.....

Why is that something to be afraid of?


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Posted August 31, 2015 - 04:55 PM

Why is that something to be afraid of?

I really don't see the problem here.



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Posted August 31, 2015 - 05:39 PM

I am sucker for these old tractors. In the last 6 months I picked up 5 different walk behinds all free from different people. People don't want them.
I parted out all the incomplete ones. Kept the david bradley since I got suburban too. Might keep the planet jr.
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Posted August 31, 2015 - 07:40 PM

Walking is good for you!  And they take up less space!

 

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Posted September 01, 2015 - 11:47 AM

I wanted too but I passed on it. Running out of storage room and afraid I will start collecting walk behinds.....

what was the price? maybe I could take a look?? I'm in NH



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Posted September 01, 2015 - 11:47 AM

I am sucker for these old tractors. In the last 6 months I picked up 5 different walk behinds all free from different people. People don't want them.
I parted out all the incomplete ones. Kept the david bradley since I got suburban too. Might keep the planet jr.

any Viking parts?






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