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#1 bread320i OFFLINE  

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Posted July 24, 2011 - 12:12 PM

I got an email today about a Jacobsen Chief. Seller says its all original and it has a Chilton engine, 8hp I beleive. Does this sound correct? Anybody know how old this tractor might be?

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Posted July 24, 2011 - 12:20 PM

Looks like a Kohler motor to me.

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Posted July 24, 2011 - 12:22 PM

i agree looks Kohler

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Posted July 24, 2011 - 04:15 PM

Wish that auction would have been closer to me. It would be on its way to my yard.

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Posted July 24, 2011 - 06:28 PM

The owner did confirm that its a 7hp Kohler. Hopefully I will see the tractor this week.

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Posted July 24, 2011 - 07:13 PM

Yep it's a K161 7hp kohler.

Jacobson Chief 100A,B,C,D,F,G is a 1961-63 machine depending on S/N.

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Posted July 24, 2011 - 09:07 PM

Yep it's a K161 7hp kohler.

Jacobson Chief 100A,B,C,D,F,G is a 1961-63 machine depending on S/N.


thank you for posting that. i was gona ask whay year it was aventually.

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Posted July 25, 2011 - 11:48 AM

do you know the model number?

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Posted July 25, 2011 - 06:22 PM

I was told 100a




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