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#3357745 - 04/30/14 12:45 PM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: spasm3]
Mike72 Offline


Registered: 04/25/14
Posts: 50
Loc: Illinois


Here is my main mower, 1975 Lawn Boy model 7024

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#3357902 - 04/30/14 03:11 PM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: spasm3]
UncleLee Offline


Registered: 04/16/14
Posts: 58
Loc: texas


Trying this again, 1981 Lawnboy/JC Penny unrestored all original


Edited by UncleLee (04/30/14 03:14 PM)

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#3357969 - 04/30/14 04:43 PM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: spasm3]
UncleLee Offline


Registered: 04/16/14
Posts: 58
Loc: texas


1963 Auto mower one of the first self propelled modles

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#3357983 - 04/30/14 05:03 PM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: spasm3]
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Registered: 05/30/10
Posts: 7795
Loc: North Carolina
That 63 looks really cool! i like the handlebars
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#3358026 - 04/30/14 05:45 PM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: spasm3]
UncleLee Offline


Registered: 04/16/14
Posts: 58
Loc: texas
quote=spasm3]That 63 looks really cool! i like the handlebars [/quote]

Thanks, I like the lime green too.
This is my Iron Horse Lawnboy 52 or 53 not sure...it is an 8FH11LB... the service manual starts in 54 with the 8FH13LB. it is the first staggered wheel rotory blade Lawnboy. It is currently my restore project.

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#3358052 - 04/30/14 06:14 PM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: Mike72]
UncleLee Offline


Registered: 04/16/14
Posts: 58
Loc: texas
Originally Posted By: Mike72


Here is my main mower, 1975 Lawn Boy model 7024


Ol Uncle Lee has a spot for it with the rest of the boy's...lol

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#3358411 - 05/01/14 06:00 AM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: spasm3]
Mike72 Offline


Registered: 04/25/14
Posts: 50
Loc: Illinois



A 1972 Lawn Boy 5269

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#3358444 - 05/01/14 07:06 AM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: Mike72]
UncleLee Offline


Registered: 04/16/14
Posts: 58
Loc: texas

I like the 72...here is my 87 supreme

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#3358520 - 05/01/14 09:10 AM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: spasm3]
Hokiefyd Offline


Registered: 06/24/04
Posts: 14505
Loc: Top of Virginia
All your Lawn-Boys look the same... For some variety, here's my 1987 model 8157.




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#3358559 - 05/01/14 10:03 AM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: Hokiefyd]
UncleLee Offline


Registered: 04/16/14
Posts: 58
Loc: texas
Originally Posted By: Hokiefyd
All your Lawn-Boys look the same... For some variety, here's my 1987 model 8157.





Very nice.....where the M's at?

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#3358609 - 05/01/14 10:35 AM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: spasm3]
FastGame Offline


Registered: 08/28/11
Posts: 722
Loc: Michigan
OK, I can't take it any longer. I want one of the Lawn Boy's...can't find any listed in Michigan.

so

Hokiefyd, UncleLee, Mike72, please, one of you, sell yours or find me one as nice as yours.

edit= I found a bunch of 4 cycle LB, and two 2 cycle that look ok but not as nice as the ones posted here. I'm going to look at both of them, one is $ 50 and one $ 100.


Edited by FastGame (05/01/14 10:45 AM)

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#3358739 - 05/01/14 12:18 PM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: FastGame]
UncleLee Offline


Registered: 04/16/14
Posts: 58
Loc: texas
Originally Posted By: FastGame
OK, I can't take it any longer. I want one of the Lawn Boy's...can't find any listed in Michigan.

so

Hokiefyd, UncleLee, Mike72, please, one of you, sell yours or find me one as nice as yours.

edit= I found a bunch of 4 cycle LB, and two 2 cycle that look ok but not as nice as the ones posted here. I'm going to look at both of them, one is $ 50 and one $ 100.


Unless the 4 strokes are real old....well they are just imitation lawnboys made by toro..I have the new one with the kohler engine. Good by todays standards, but falls far short of a real lawnboy. Think when I see my decal guy next time I am going to have some pink Lawngirl decals made for it and paint it pink, cause it don't deserve lawnboy green

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#3358839 - 05/01/14 01:13 PM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: spasm3]
UncleLee Offline


Registered: 04/16/14
Posts: 58
Loc: texas
URL=http://s1052.photobucket.com/user/counterpoint82unclelee/media/Mobile%20Uploads/20140416_150756_zps952219bb.jpg.html][/URL]

My ol duraforce and the new lawngirl...lol

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#3358918 - 05/01/14 02:17 PM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: spasm3]
Hokiefyd Offline


Registered: 06/24/04
Posts: 14505
Loc: Top of Virginia
I like 4-strokers as much as 2-strokers. This is a 1999 model 10330 that originally came with a Tecumseh engine. I've swapped it to a Honda GCV160. Very recently (just a few weeks ago), I took the Honda back off to install a Tecumseh TVS120 from a late '80s Craftsman (remember the old Craftsman Eager-1s?).

With the Honda:



I'll post a picture of it with the refreshed Tecumseh perhaps this weekend. The Tecumsehs are lighter even than an F engine...even with the self-propelled equipment, it's a VERY light weight and maneuverable mower.

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#3358969 - 05/01/14 03:00 PM Re: restored lawn boy 2 cycle [Re: spasm3]
UncleLee Offline


Registered: 04/16/14
Posts: 58
Loc: texas

Here is an engine swap I found on craigslist...lol

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