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Who is your local go to Wisconsin engine guy?


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Old 12-06-2014, 04:48:23 PM
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Question Who is your local go to Wisconsin engine guy?

Who is everyone's go to guy? Fewer and fewer dealers are out there for our engines. I carry a lot of stock. I was hoping to come up with a few hidden gems of suppliers of old stock. Besides the handful of online distributors, who do you go to? Do they stock stuff anymore? Anyone sitting on a pile of wisconsin stuff they just won't sell?

Just curious where people go nowadays.

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Default Re: Who is your local go to Wisconsin engine guy?

I don't know but sure need one.
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Default Re: Who is your local go to Wisconsin engine guy?

Try Rock Creek Consulting. 814 766 3675. Ebay is also an option.
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I have used Tim at rock creek, great guy.
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Default Re: Who is your local go to Wisconsin engine guy?

Well, this site, and my father. Plus I have a stack of books about 2-1/2 feet high (really). There is a guy at the local NAP (which also sells/services small engines) that I sometimes bounce ideas off of. Generally anyone that has been in the small engine or agricultural business for a long time (20+years) has a decent working knowledge of them.
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Not many left dealing with the Wisconsin Engines, sort of sad in a way as the factory is still producing alot of the parts for the Older engines.
I became a Wisconsin dealer a few years ago to help fill the void in the Bolens industry on the single cylinder models but mainly sell online and on ebay.

Always willing to help when I can. I have just as much passion for saving the Wisconsins as I do the Bolens tractors!
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Bolens, do you have spec number information? The guy I used to get it from has retired.
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Yes, I do have access to most of the Wisconsin info sheets and manuals .
What are you looking for
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We still do a lot of custom rebuilds for customers. Here is a VH4D we did a few weeks ago.
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We stock enough to do a few rebuilds.
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Nothing specific today, just nice to be able to see what a specific spec number called for. Like I have an AF with external governor, if the info plate was still there it would be nice to see what else was different about it. Or the AHH with the drive off the magneto drive.
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I have available a 1936 AE with external governor. It runs fine. Reconditioned ur 3/4 carb. Shipping would be tremendous for west to east coast. It does have id tag. No known service locations near here in northern California.
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Ken -

I would like to see pictures of your set up some time. The linkage on mine has been "rigged" at some point & I am not sure that I have re-set them properly.

Thanks.
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Default Re: Who is your local go to Wisconsin engine guy?

I use R G Moeller in Grandville, MI. They are a dealer if memory serves me. Order new parts through them and they have even been able to source used parts for me as needed (Shrouds and ETC)
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Default Re: Who is your local go to Wisconsin engine guy?

I guess it is worth me mentioning that I do buy NOS inventory whenever I get the chance. If anyone knows someone that is sitting on inventory they would like to move let me know. I work on and rebuild the V4 engines on a daily basis, so I am always on the lookout for more parts.

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Default Re: Who is your local go to Wisconsin engine guy?

The air vane governor is not connected. I am using a locking throttle cable for setting constant speed. What I have is a spring and shaft (threaded through the air shroud by couple of nuts) on air shroud side hooked to spring and air vane on pto side.
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Ken -

Oh, I thought you had one with an external mechanical governor, not air vane. That is what I was looking for. Thanks anyway.
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Just wanted to bump this post. I recently picked up a bunch more Wisconsin NOS inventory. Most of it is for the V4 Engines. I hope to be getting another load this weekend. Call us if you need something. 815-485-4545

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Default Re: Inventory Update

those v4 engines are a expensive build. i did one a few years back, had all the time in the world and was patient. caught a lot of parts that were NOS searching ebay etc. that really cut the cost without putting cheap made parts back in it.
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Default Re: Who is your local go to Wisconsin engine guy?

Hello i am new on this site but i need a flywheel cover for a wisconsin AHH engine
any help out there thanks keith

---------- Post added at 08:25:01 PM ---------- Previous post was at 08:16:25 PM ----------

I need a flywheel cover for my AHH WISCONSIN . ANYBODY KNOW WHERE I CAN GET IT THANKS KEITH
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