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Here is a coffee cup from the dealer I get parts from all the time.

It's in South Leeds near Arlington Wisconsin.

Jeff is the owner and he is quite knowledgeable about the older Wheelhorses.

Its been in business a long time.

 

South Leeds Garage.

N905, US-51, Arlington, WI 53911

608-846-5748.  

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I scored what the seller had claimed was an original coffee cup from the Wheel Horse factory in South Bend about 10yrs ago off the popular auction site - finally dropped it once too many times last winter and now it's badly cracked and leaks - would love to find another one . Only markings on it is USA on the bottom , nothing else so no real idea of who made it and when....very heavy weight and well made .

 

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If anyone knows anything about these - I'd love to hear about it and am actively looking for another one to replace the original . I've had one made but the red is badly washed out .

 

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Picked up a project the other day that had a sticker on it for "Dombrowski's Sales and Service, Florida, NY. They are still in business as a Toro dealer.   http://www.dombrowskis.com/about.html The founders sold the business to their mechanic a couple of years ago and he kept the name. This project will retain it's work clothes and I will send them pictures when it is ready.

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Jack Modlin had the dealership in North Vernon IN until the early 1980's. I worked with Jack after that at the Carpenter Body plant building buses. I think he would have rather kept working on red tractors than buses.

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On 10/14/2017 at 7:07 AM, skippy1969 said:

Here is a coffee cup from the dealer I get parts from all the time.

It's in South Leeds near Arlington Wisconsin.

Jeff is the owner and he is quite knowledgeable about the older Wheelhorses.

Its been in business a long time.

 

South Leeds Garage.

N905, US-51, Arlington, WI 53911

608-846-5748.  

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I was there yesterday. Bought my first Wheel Horse there in 1978!

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Met him last year at the Portage show 608...really took a fancy to our round hoods....heck of a  nice guy and said he had some older parts but have yet to go see him. 

Don't know if I had posted this before but this showed up on more than a couple of new to me's now. I think he was an old school dealer in the day. Might have been bought out by a another (Toro) dealer?

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3 minutes ago, WHX16 said:

he had some older parts but have yet to go see him.

:teasing-whipyellow:                     :popcorn:

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Agreed Tom.. Joe Bob reamed me for not going to see him. 

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This deacal was on my wh tub cart when I got it. Someone sprayed over the decal and most of the wagon in white and green paint. It’s cool that the wagon was sold in Connecticut and ended up here in pa. Not sure if this dealer is already on the list but I figured I would post theicture any way just in case. I had to take the decal of the wagon because I blasted it and am going to give it a fresh coat of paint. I looked up the dealer and surprisingly they are still in business but now they sell Honda John Deere and Stihl. 

 

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