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    Posted: 30 Aug 2010 at 5:33pm
These are the photos of my latest find, a very early kohler engined gem, i'm guessing very late 60's maybe early 70's.
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Quote series1gem Replybullet Posted: 30 Aug 2010 at 5:34pm
I didnt think it was a bad buy for 75 quid delivered!
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Quote Dieselhead Replybullet Posted: 30 Aug 2010 at 5:46pm
Will that get the resto treatment then?? Got to be worth saving if its early
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Quote series1gem Replybullet Posted: 30 Aug 2010 at 5:59pm
Ive all ready rebuilt the chain mechanism and rotor dog selector, watch this space for the restoration,it was a near identical machine that got me first hooked on howards so this will be done for sentimental reasons.
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Quote series1gem Replybullet Posted: 30 Aug 2010 at 6:56pm
This is exactly the same as the one used in the good life
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Quote series1gem Replybullet Posted: 30 Aug 2010 at 6:57pm
sorry about the quality it was the best that i could get off the tele.
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Quote mowersman Replybullet Posted: 30 Aug 2010 at 7:09pm
Another one?!?!?!
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Quote series1gem Replybullet Posted: 30 Aug 2010 at 7:23pm
yep, 'fraid so, but this one isnt my fault,honest! if i hadnt bought it, it would of ended up being scrapped, so i had to, lol! On a more serious notemy 22inch will be going to make way for this one, but i wont sell it till the spring.
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Quote series1gem Replybullet Posted: 30 Aug 2010 at 7:30pm
Any one got a tyre in this pattern going spare?
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Quote series1gem Replybullet Posted: 30 Aug 2010 at 8:44pm
heres the new parts that are needed, should give you some idea why gems cost so much to restore
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