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Road trip for a gem with jimt1971

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Stormin

 Personally I'd leave it as it is. Looks just fine. :thumbs:

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Sparky

Nice find....very rare machine!

  How many hours? Did you get the deck? What about the chrome front and rear rims?

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kthack657
7 minutes ago, Sparky said:

Nice find....very rare machine!

  How many hours? Did you get the deck? What about the chrome front and rear rims?

 

Pilgrim knew where the rims were, but the chrome was gone from them.  We did get the deck, but it does not have the chrome deck wheels on it either, it was a worker, and that is how it came.  We will look to see about either getting wheels chromed, or possibly just do aluminum rims instead...we will see

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Lee1977
20 hours ago, kthack657 said:

 

Pilgrim knew where the rims were, but the chrome was gone from them.  We did get the deck, but it does not have the chrome deck wheels on it either, it was a worker, and that is how it came.  We will look to see about either getting wheels chromed, or possibly just do aluminum rims instead...we will see

I would think new Aluminum wheels will be cheaper.

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kthack657
6 hours ago, Lee1977 said:

I would think new Aluminum wheels will be cheaper.

Believe it or not there are new "chroming systems out there for around $600...don't worry we are doing our reaearch before deciding, especially since we need to chrome other pieces that are missing or not chrome, like the mule drive...stay tuned :-)

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ZXT

Dang, 12 hours for a tractor! I've always found it hard to go more than an hour or two for a car... You guys are dedicated!

 

I'm with Norm. Leave it be, or if anything, just the seat pan.. Everything else looks great. Especially that seat!

 

 

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