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post #1 of 21 Old 12-24-2017, 01:36 PM Thread Starter
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What's the Most or Least you ever paid for a $nowblower

I buy gently used ones and the most I paid was $1,500 for a 2010 Arien 1332 Pro with key start in 2012. I try to buy them April thru September.

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post #2 of 21 Old 12-24-2017, 01:51 PM
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Most = $499 for a Troy-Bilt 2410

Least = $0 for a Toro 521

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1983 John Deere 1032 $50, I bought February 2016 then no snow 2017, needed carb cleaning then bolts tighten and such small stuff

1986 Ariens ST522 $75, bought around 2005, needed nothing then eventually carb, belt, and cable.

The most expensive was a used Gravely Convertible 12hp cast iron Kohler engine that came with a mower deck, brush hog, broom, sulky, and a steering sulky. I probably paid $3,000 with grass cutting jobs, maybe $1,500 or $2,000 in 1978.

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1995 Murray Craftsman 10hp, 29" w. 12" impeller
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Gravely Convertible, 12hp Kohler cast iron, 26" width, 600 lbs of cast iron & steel, 2 speed impeller, 4 ground speeds
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$60 for both th Toro and Ariens.

1971 Ariens 922002 (sold)
198x Toro 3521 with Predator 212 and tall chute
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I get blowers for $100 down to free......I can't make a nickel if I pay more....the exception was a 924 Ariens with the 32 in old style bucket and cast iron gearbox....it was kind of hacked up with a Honda gas tank and no snow shield, I gave $150 for that one.
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Most i paid was 350 and table saw i got for free for 2005 924128 1332le restored it sold it for 980
5 or 6 for free
125 bucks plus a junkie st 504 i got for nothing for my 924050 it came with a hm100 on it

looking for 11528 pro or 30 inch plat wont spend more then 600 hopefully that will be my last blower for me to keep
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$$$ The new Honda HSS

Free. My 7010 yardbird. Lasted many years!

Here is a pic of the same one not mine that just popped up for sale locally. I have no place to keep it inside or I would grab it in a second.
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Most was $300 but the rebuild cost added up but it was my Keeper ST1027, A few free but most are trade in's or $50

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got an hs828 free that was on the end of a driveway with free sign on it. needed and auger belt and impeller bearing and did a general service on it on that was it. works fine.

"It Feels Like Beer O'Clock "
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Many free ones but the most would be Honda's in general. Just paid 350 for an hs928ta carb cleaned plus 50 in parts and out the door. Ill pay the price for a decent one they sell fast around here and fetch good money.

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