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Old 03-06-2017, 01:04:42 AM
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Just got this in, nice little engine . 1/4 hp Elgin with thru shaft.
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You must of been beside yourself when you found that one! I sure would be. Congratulations and thanks for sharing.
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Your right, When I saw on Smokstaks it was being sold as a 1/2hp. When I got it home & found out it was a 1/4hp I was smiling & danced a little jig
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Kinda the same thing happened to me last year. Thought I was getting a half horse Elgin and when I opened up the box it was a 1 hp.
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Very nice. Once in a lifetime find.

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