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Old 02-22-2010, 08:11:02 PM
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hello out their from iowa
have been a colector for thirty years, curently cub cadets and briggs straton motors. retired after twenty eight years in small engine repair bus. at seventy seven i figured it was about time
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Hi there! I Grew up on that side of the river and have always been a Briggs fan. I enjoy garden tractors also!
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Welcome aboard Ivan there is alot of people on here that collect the briggs engines myself I just found a couple and trying to get them finished up .You don't know where I could find a carb for a Model FI do you?

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Ivan what part of IA do you live in? I have all my family back there just outside of Des Moines.
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Welcome Ivanlh,

Briggs and Strattons are the best ones and the easiest ones to work with. I used to push mow around every headstone in a 5 acre cemetery. When I had trouble with the engine, all it usually took was a screwdriver to fix it. My Dad taught me a few tricks.

We have a 154 International.

My son collects lawn mowers. He likes his Big Mows, Ride King and of course his Cub Cadet. Can't keep him off of them.
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