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Posted November 04, 2015 - 08:36 PM

I have only been at this for a summer so far, and my first tractor, a 78-80 lawnflite 8/34, I can't seem to find
Any info on anywhere. So I'm wondering if you guys have knowledge on these tractors, any aid will be appericated
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Posted November 04, 2015 - 09:20 PM

Welcome to GTT. Pics would help to identify your tractor. I suspect that it may be an MTD built tractor. Check our Manuals Section for what we have. Good Luck, Rick


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Posted November 05, 2015 - 08:00 AM

:welcometogttalk: :camera:


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Posted November 05, 2015 - 08:53 AM

:welcome:  :wewantpics: 


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Posted November 05, 2015 - 01:25 PM

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Here are four basic pics of the build.
First two are beginning third is after first paint, fourth is after final paint, currently being torn apart as a winter restoration project
And it is built by MTD
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Posted November 05, 2015 - 03:05 PM

Welcome to the forum.

 

I did a search here in the MTD forum but did not find much. Over in MTF there is more to read about your Lawnflite.

http://www.mytractor...archid=20740786

 

Type in Lawnflite or Lawn Flite in the search bos at the top of the forums.



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Posted November 05, 2015 - 05:41 PM

Looked it up, these tractors must be rare as the only one I seen was a 7 horse with a different frame

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Posted November 05, 2015 - 05:43 PM

Looked it up, these tractors must be rare as the only one I seen was a 7 horse with a different frame

Might just be undocumented!


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Posted November 05, 2015 - 05:50 PM

True, but I believe someone has to know something on this.

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Posted November 05, 2015 - 05:54 PM

We have a little MTD lawn tractor here. Can't find anything about it. But it's a 'lawn tractor'.


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Posted November 05, 2015 - 05:55 PM

We have a little MTD lawn tractor here. Can't find anything about it. But it's a 'lawn tractor'.


True. It's just a Hobby after all




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