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Posted March 28, 2016 - 08:58 PM

I just need to turn some new rollers on the wood lathe and then this project will be finished up! I think it turned out pretty nice!

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Here is what it started as

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Posted March 28, 2016 - 09:45 PM

Nice, is that a Planet Jr. Super Tuffy in the background of the first pic? 


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Posted March 28, 2016 - 09:48 PM

Nice, is that a Planet Jr. Super Tuffy in the background of the first pic?

Yes it is another future project lol

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Posted March 28, 2016 - 09:53 PM

VERY NICE !!!!!


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Posted March 28, 2016 - 09:57 PM

Yes it is another future project lol

I have one that I need to go through the motor on, this is my old reel mower, gonna work on it soon once I get some other stuff taken care of, it's a GLF, and in nice shape, just have to get it running.

 

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Posted March 28, 2016 - 10:42 PM

I have one that I need to go through the motor on, this is my old reel mower, gonna work on it soon once I get some other stuff taken care of, it's a GLF, and in nice shape, just have to get it running.

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Looks cool!

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Posted March 29, 2016 - 04:10 AM

Nice! Great job on it!


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Posted March 29, 2016 - 04:18 AM

Nice job like those old power mowers
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Posted March 29, 2016 - 04:49 AM

Boy, that Excello really looks great, very nice job you did there!!


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Posted March 29, 2016 - 06:44 AM

Great job! Are those the original tires?


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Posted March 29, 2016 - 07:26 AM

Great job! Are those the original tires?

Yep I painted them with black tire paint to make them look a little better.

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Posted March 29, 2016 - 07:34 AM

Very nice!    :thumbs:

I'm  willing to  sacrifice the honor of doing the first mowing of my yard to such a fine machine!

Feel free to start at your convenience.    :D ​     Rick


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Posted April 27, 2016 - 04:45 PM

VEry nice!!!


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Posted June 10, 2016 - 10:26 AM

I forgot to post some pictures here of her sitting outside 100% completed! I think she looks pretty nice! I already had it to a show this year!

 

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Posted January 30, 2018 - 04:38 PM

Where can I get a overhaul kit for a 5s




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