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Well, Last week I posted a article about my experience towing some equipment home and a ratchet strap coming loose. I never mentioned what the equipment was and was asked. Well, I recently bought a garden tractor plow off of Ebay for $9.95. It was in Ma. about a hour from where I live. Well after picking it up I stumbled across a machine sitting in a yard and left a note with my telephone number asking if they were interested in selling it. It appeared that it wasn't being used and another machine was in the garage. Two days later I got a call, the man was very nice and said he would sell it. This is what I bought, a Simplicity 7119H ( 19 hp.Kohler twin cylinder ) 48" mower deck, rear mount Simplicity vaccum attachment, 46" Simplicity front plow blade w/trip springs, Simplicity dump trailer w/ high metal sides. The reason it was for sale was because the engine does not run and appears to have thrown a connecting rod. I don't see any engine damage on the exterior of the engine and can spin the crankshaft in both directions a little before it binds up so it might be salvageable. In addition to this I got another trailer (not Simplicity) and a pull behind aerator as well as a weight box to fit a larger tractor with a 3 point hitch ( not sure what category ). It was good for the seller and it was good for me so we were both happy.

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FrankieC
...and did you have to deal with the tunnel again, like a cowboy that's been throwed and gets right back on? (I've been so long here that the thought of driving in traffic almost scares me -- and it takes a lot to scare me! :D

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roma3112
Great deal!! Let me guess in his garage was a depot john deer saber or one of those super duper Lowes cub cadets LOL Some people just dont know what they have, which i guess is good news for some of us :)

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