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#1 Newpaws493 OFFLINE  

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Posted April 17, 2017 - 02:40 PM

Came across some older print, that I enjoyed and thought to share. I know there are threads similar but too lazy to track em down and add them there. these might already be in but anyway...

 

Bolens guys and others remember Brooks Stevens and his contributions, has anyone seen a survivor?

RV B stevens1.jpg

 

Economy guys..MEN

E ad.jpg

 

lookin for work?..passive income

struck.jpg

 

and state of the art..'yes I'm somewhat biased...'

june65.jpg


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Posted April 17, 2017 - 03:18 PM

Thanks for sharing Paws, id love to make 20.00$ and hour to assemble those!


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Posted April 17, 2017 - 03:44 PM

:rolling: Me Three!


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Posted April 17, 2017 - 05:17 PM

I wonder how you were supposed to get that dune buggy off the ramp after you launched the boat and engine. :hitting_self_roller:


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Posted April 17, 2017 - 05:31 PM

Yeah, I don't get where you sit to drive it.



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Posted April 17, 2017 - 05:39 PM

I wonder how you were supposed to get that dune buggy off the ramp after you launched the boat and engine.

:watching_you:...never gave that much thought...have seen my share of incidents at boat ramps though...

thanks mr.Joykiller, kicked any kittens today? :rolling:

 

https://macsmotorcit...nrude-lakester/

 

http://bsiproductdev...com/our-history

 

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must have inspired somebody...

 

Remember this guy?..

 


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Posted April 17, 2017 - 06:57 PM

 

thanks mr.Joykiller, kicked any kittens today? :rolling:

 

Not yet, but it's still early.


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Posted April 17, 2017 - 07:08 PM

How did he keep the outboard cool when it wasn't in the water?
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Posted April 19, 2017 - 09:35 AM

In continuing theme, found this video in 1st link (Mac's), among alot of other 'bygone era' nostalgia, if you will.
Bittersweet,IMO;

 

 

(not sure if added vid correctly..https://macsmotorcit...nia-body-story/) :wallbanging:

 

:smashing_pc: :help:.....

OK

 

 

 

 


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Posted April 19, 2017 - 10:50 AM

:watching_you:...

thanks mr.Joykiller, kicked any kittens today? :rolling:

 

 

 

 

     catseewhatyoudid.jpg                            catshocked.jpg


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Posted April 23, 2017 - 11:51 AM

'...gem from 1966.... a 13-year-old kid in Kentucky...rigged a couple of standard push mowers to the old Bolens tractor... making it easier to deal with the 5.5 acres...'

 


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Posted April 23, 2017 - 12:14 PM

 


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Posted April 23, 2017 - 12:39 PM

 

 


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Posted April 23, 2017 - 01:48 PM

 

 


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