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Are there any canvas covers available?


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Old 05-24-2005, 09:19:29 PM
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Gentlemen: Now that I have my 1927 1-3/4hp Model "S" Economy hit-n-miss engine running like a "top", thanks to the posters of this board, I am wondering if someone is making available fitted canvas covers for such engines? I am thinking along the idea such as covers for barbeque grills, which, by the way, I looked at but I found nothing suitible. At engine shows, the "blue" plastic tarps with bungie cords are what is being used. A fitted cover would protect my investment from the elements and mis-haps that could occur during storage, etc. Thanking all of you as before, regards, Karl
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I use the BBQ grill covers when they happen to fit a particular engine. Go to a shop that makes auto seat covers or truck tarps and they can make whatever.
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Default Re: Are there any canvas covers available?

i get canvas tarps at the tractor supply store. they aren't fitted but they make nice engine covers, and you can get most any size.
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