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Old 07-19-2011, 11:51:19 AM
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Picked up a nice original 1hp cam governed Sparta Economy over the weekend. One of the rarest economys out there.
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I owned that engine once for about 2 hours.
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I'm pretty sure it was less than 2 hrs because you sold it to Rich pretty much right after you bought it from me

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Rich, I think the one of the hardest to find is a 1 1/2hp Model A Sparta Econ, it had a half-base, real oddball
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Rex, half base? that makes it half the engine mine is
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Nice little guy!!!
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Dad bought a 4hp Sparta Economy over the weekend also amazing lol.
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