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My week long effort to get my Raider 10 to fire finally is resolved....quick back story that might help anyone else. I was totally baffled that I had spark and 90 PSI compression and even using starting fluid got little more than a sputter. The problem was I just needed to add triple the amount of starting fluid or gas and the thing fired right up which it hadn't done before. What a relief !!!

Is it wrong to hear it run strong even for 3 seconds and get turned on?  lol.


Sorry to jump posts but I figure most people reading know about 100 times more than me so.....

Carb....LME 29. Mine seems sorta OK but is there an aftermarket replacement out there for under $100? I kinda like the idea of a brand new carburetor.


Front axle on my 1970 Raider 10......I have a really nice 42" JD snow blade with the bracket that bolts to the frame in front......is there any reason I couldn't weld 2 L-brackets to the front axle member to bolt it to. My concern is since its cast.....how well can that be welded to? Or should I try to weld some brackets to the frame instead?


Special thanks to Strauss, Kevin, and especially Brian for help, info, and troubleshooting.



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@Dan693 I think I would weld/bolt material to the tractor frame, not the axle.

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