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post #1 of 21 Old 02-20-2016, 11:26 AM Thread Starter
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"Commercial" Bob Cat

8hp Bobcat....sit down for this one...for $1300

I need to start leaving my equipment outside so I can call it vintage...and order-me-up some "commercial" stickers to increase my profit margin by about 1000%



This is the asking price you put when the Mrs. (and only the Mrs.) wants it gone.





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"Vintage Bobcat Snowblower with official commercial stamp!!!!! 8hp made of steel!!!! 1/4 inch thick steall blades that will not snap or bend!!! 1/4 inch thick steel hand made blade on the bucket brandnew!! Serviced by FNS Motors just recently!!!! 1,500 although i would not dare offer or even entertain to much lower!
This machine will out live YOU!! And all newer machines made! Research it before offering!!! This is the engine machine made by World Famous engine makers Briggs & Stratton. Starts!! First Pull!! I have video and more photos for serious buyers. MACHINE IS GARAGE KEPT!!! "


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Well now Ain't that just A Kick in the head.

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"Put down your crack pipe and breathe in some fresh air". Now, welcome to Reality world. NOW.. knock the $1k off and let's begin from there.

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Must be the replacement Toro skids he's got on there that drove up the price.

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...and I thought the one for sale nearby was overpriced at $450.00

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Could be he fat fingered it...? (I HOPE!)




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Could be he fat fingered it...? (I HOPE!)
He's got $1500 in the text of the ad. That COMMERCIAL sticker must be made of unobtanium.
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I wonder what the price was when it sold new?

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I wonder what the price was when it sold new?
A 1971 Toro 832 was the biggest, baddest machine of the time...and it sold for $480.

guessing somewhere between $340 and $440 based on this popular mechanics article.


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