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#1 hddlh OFFLINE  

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Posted October 24, 2016 - 12:28 PM

Looking for belt guard for a 1956 bolens ride a matic.

 

thanks



#2 HANKG ONLINE  

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Posted October 24, 2016 - 06:00 PM

I wish you good luck in your endeavor



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Posted October 24, 2016 - 06:06 PM

Does the Versa-matic walk behind use the same guard as the Ride a matic?



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Posted October 24, 2016 - 06:28 PM

Does the Versa-matic walk behind use the same guard as the Ride a matic?

 

Yes to a point the Ride a matic guard has a added piece to the bottom.  


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Posted October 24, 2016 - 08:00 PM

how come nobody can repro these. everybody seems to need one,
can someone post photo of one? maybe I will start making them

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Posted October 24, 2016 - 08:19 PM

how come nobody can repro these. everybody seems to need one,
can someone post photo of one? maybe I will start making them

 

I have a NOS one the place that does my work burned down when they get rebuilt I plan to take it up there.  



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Posted October 24, 2016 - 09:16 PM

how come nobody can repro these. everybody seems to need one,
can someone post photo of one? maybe I will start making them

I don't have a good picture handy but there is a spot in the center that would require a set of dies to stamp or press out.



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Posted October 25, 2016 - 04:59 AM

hopefully someone can post a few pictures of one, I think there would be a market for thrm

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Posted October 26, 2016 - 04:19 PM

Looking for belt guard for a 1956 bolens ride a matic.

thanks


well I tried for you I guess the bolens collectors/owners won't post info or pictures???. must be top secret info. if you can get me dimensions/photos I can most likely have one made for you
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Posted September 20, 2017 - 07:51 AM

Did you ever find a belt guard or plans for one?



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Posted September 20, 2017 - 08:42 AM

Did you ever find a belt guard or plans for one?


Yes I did, I was able to draw cad plans and make a universal belt guard that will fit a 56-58,
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Posted September 24, 2017 - 10:34 AM

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Posted September 24, 2017 - 01:25 PM

Yes I did, I was able to draw cad plans and make a universal belt guard that will fit a 56-58,

Do you still have the plans?



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Posted September 24, 2017 - 01:25 PM

Is there a belt guard?



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Posted September 24, 2017 - 10:04 PM

Sorry I don't know? His name is Steve Johnson huge bolens. Collector and knows his stuff.nice guy I Just saw him on classic tractor fever
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