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    Posted: 17 Jul 2013 at 6:07pm
Thanks to the wonders of that auction website, a successful purchase was made of one of the uncommon Jobber machines, this one even more unusual in that it has a hedge cutter attachment...

The machine was collected from Surrey this afternoon along with a Tarpen genset for the collection.











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Quote steve d Replybullet Posted: 17 Jul 2013 at 6:27pm
Feel a joint display coming on mate
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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 17 Jul 2013 at 6:29pm
Good thinking mr D, two together would be a bit unusual, how about pairing them up at tractorfest ??

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Quote will_haggle Replybullet Posted: 17 Jul 2013 at 7:25pm
Can you get a video of it digging, because I can't see what it does? Good find, though....
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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 18 Jul 2013 at 12:52pm
Thanks mr haggle, I will see what I can do about a video...

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Quote Trusty Mad Replybullet Posted: 18 Jul 2013 at 9:51pm
another one shows itself. i will have to get mine finished.
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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 21 Jul 2013 at 1:40pm
I'm after any implements for these machines and one of the Jobbers with the electric motor, see my wanted ad

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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 22 Jul 2013 at 6:39pm

Display board ready for tractorfest !!










Talking to Steve D this evening we realised that the Jobber brochures we have are different to each other so that will be some more information on these machines between us...

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Quote Trusty Mad Replybullet Posted: 22 Jul 2013 at 7:13pm
that is very posh. i have copy's of paperwork in yellow. i wonder if there are different again?
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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 22 Jul 2013 at 7:29pm
Thanks TM, Steve D's brochure is also the yellow one with a date of 1957 on it, I can't find a date on the green brochure...

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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 28 Jul 2013 at 12:32pm
Here's the two brochure front covers plus an advert I found...









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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 28 Jul 2013 at 4:41pm
Smaller version of the advert...




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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 12 Aug 2013 at 5:39pm
Good news !! It runs and cuts the hedge !!

Bad news !! The drive belt snapped !!

Another visit to Mr Cruse necessary, will need to pick the throttle cable for the Multigardner up somewhen...

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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 18 Aug 2013 at 7:09pm
Steve d popped up today and brought his Jobber with him so we got some photos of the two together.

It's interesting to note the differences between the two, petrol tank size, handlebars, spark plug location etc...






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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 18 Aug 2013 at 7:10pm
Drive belts on order, hopefully will pick these up during the week...

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Quote Trusty Mad Replybullet Posted: 20 Aug 2013 at 6:35pm
have not seen that sort of handle before. there are 4 different ones then as mine is different again.
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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 20 Aug 2013 at 6:43pm
Yes I looked on your projects post TM, funny how there are detail differences, perhaps production evolution ??


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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 22 Aug 2013 at 5:48pm
Wendy collected two new drive belts from John Cruse today, just need to fit mine now...

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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 25 Aug 2013 at 9:19pm
Here's the two Jobbers at Tractorfest today...




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Quote pmackellow Replybullet Posted: 09 Oct 2013 at 7:59pm
And at Kingsfold...




Jobber now in winter hibernation, would like to add any literature or machines to the collection, see my wanted ad for details...

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