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#1 Bolens QT-17 OFFLINE  

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Posted November 24, 2015 - 09:51 PM

Found one for sale and the guy wants $275. Runs really good and good condition should I buy?



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Posted November 24, 2015 - 10:24 PM

I would I love that model!
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Posted November 24, 2015 - 10:29 PM

[quote name="Bolens QT-17" post="627524" timestamp="1448419865"]

Found one for sale and the guy wants $275. Runs really good and good condition

That sounds like a fair price,if it has a deck with it (IMO)
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#4 Bolens 1000 ONLINE  

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Posted November 25, 2015 - 07:08 AM

All depends on condition and what you feel comfortable paying , is it oringinal? , has it been modified ect.


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Posted November 25, 2015 - 08:25 AM

If you don't want it...

Where is it , general area ?


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Posted November 25, 2015 - 08:28 AM

Depend on where your at and where it is at.  Good condition and runs good, in the Midwest it is a good price.  If it is out East where they are more plentiful, might want to check it over good first.


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#7 Bolens QT-17 OFFLINE  

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Posted November 25, 2015 - 12:56 PM

It doesn't have the deck in the pics or description but it has a blade attachment.



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Posted November 25, 2015 - 02:04 PM

Depend on where your at and where it is at. Good condition and runs good, in the Midwest it is a good price. If it is out East where they are more plentiful, might want to check it over good first.


Very good point. In the UK I have only ever seen one Bolens 1000 and I own it :-) if another one came up for sale in good condition in the UK you would need to take out a mortgage to buy it.

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Posted November 25, 2015 - 02:19 PM

Dam & I let you buy it Iain :shoot2:


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Posted November 25, 2015 - 04:12 PM

That's a STEAL around here!!!


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Posted November 25, 2015 - 05:17 PM

If you don't want it...

Where is it , general area ?

 

I was not ? the price. I was more interested in the location before I got interested in it and if QT-17 was really interested it.

forgive the confusion. 


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Posted November 25, 2015 - 06:20 PM

Any pics of it?



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Posted November 25, 2015 - 07:41 PM

I paid 275$ for one in poor shape and no attachments a few months ago, I was really after the OEM seat which was still on it. I thought that was steep considering the condition.

I bought another for 150$ which was in much better condition earlier this year, it came with a nice deck and a functional hydraulic lift, I thought that was a really good deal.

So I would say it's a reasonable price if it's in nice shape.
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