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Well I haven't got it yet, next week is still days off. I hope it goes smoothly.
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I am sure it will go fine, providing of course Mother Nature stays out of the mix!!!

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Given the cold and wind I don't think you have to worry about anyone else picking it up.

Was 0 deg few hours ago, now warmed up ...... 3 degs, but windy.

-7 deg tonight
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You said it, I just came in after walking the dog ,and she was pulling like a freight train to get back in the house!
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By the numbers on the data plate is this a natural gas or propane unit?
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I'm going to guess but most of the later JB's seemed to come with the multi-fuel carburetors. This one that you listed was built in 1987 and it is spec AD which is the late spec.
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I have a half a day to run down to north haven to grab the JB. It has a tri fuel carb. A great muffler. The demand regulator is there. And a electric shut of solenoid. The enclosure has some rust and rot but nothing that can't be fixed. The wiring in the box is all cut except the 2 hot leads they are capped. The starter will not turn. But the engine does. I will have to pull the enclosure off to work on it. Even if it turns out to be just parts I'm happy to get it.
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Having an original enclosure is nice for sure. Even if you used the enclosure on another machine if you decided not to mess with this one.
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That's the main reason I wanted it. Enclosures for JBs are not very common around here.
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Tri-fuel carb, nice.
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