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Tim, thanks. I am currently going down the freight company route. What is really lacking in this is the approximate weight of the tractor. Any thoughts as to where this information can be had?

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By far you seem to be the best source for information regarding Simplicity tractors. The question I have for is I am trying to gather information on a Simplicity Broadmoor Model 738. This has a 'vin' of; 898 8742 or 898 3742, the fourth digit is either a 8 or 3. It is somewhat worn but I believe it is an 8. Can anyone give me any specifics or any information about it.
This tractor is at my folks whom said that I could have it with the snowblower. The difficulty is distance, I live in Wyoming. How do you ship tractors? I want to ship this from Ohio to Wyoming. Do you utilize a freight company such as Yellow Trucking or Consolidate Freight? How do you go about shipping with a freight service? Your help in these questions are greatly appreciated.

Jon

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Jon, You could ship with a freight company as you mentioned or with a moving company like Bekins or Mayflower. Check to see which has the best price. When you get the price make sure the tractor is worth the shipping charge. A freight company may require it be crated up. I also know that a moving company will want the gas and oil drained but may not require crating. Tim

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