New member - Snowblower Forum : Snow Blower Forums
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 16 Old 01-17-2015, 08:17 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Cape Cod Ma.
Posts: 163
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 4
Thanks (Received): 19
Likes (Given): 23
Likes (Received): 62
New member

Hi guys, New member here just thought i'd say a quick hi.
Just got into snowblowers this year. Sick and tired of depending
on someone to plow my driveway. So i thought i would look for
a good used blower. After doing a little research a had my heart
set on a JD 1032, I just like vintage stuff. Well i missed out on
one locally and then found a TRS32. Went and looked at it and
was very clean so it came home with me. Then i found out the
reviews weren't all that great. On the hunt for a 1032 again.
Found one 1.5 hrs away but the seller was very slow to reply to
emails. At that time i found an awsome blower in sweet condition.
Craftsman 1032 drift Breaker with the dual headlights. This blower
came home and is my favorite. Then the seller of the JD 1032
finally replied and i went and looked at it. Well it came home too.
So now i have three so lets hope for some good snow to try them
I also put a wanted add for a JD 1032 just after buying the TRS 32
and bought a parts one that just needs a motor. It is missing. So on
the hunt and i will give it a full resto. So if anyone knows of a good
original motor, "prefer the original yellow one", shoot me a pm.

Regards Lee
lee h is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 16 Old 01-17-2015, 08:20 PM
detdrbuzzard's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: 42.23n/83.33w/636
Posts: 6,653
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 225
Thanks (Received): 295
Likes (Given): 1878
Likes (Received): 661
hello lee, welcome to SBF and congrats 3x

current machines
1-toro2450E-38419. 1-toro3000E-38435. 1-toro 3650E-38445
2-toro 521E-38052. 1-toro xl824pt 38086
1-.............,TORO XL 624ps..............
1-............, TORO XL 824ps..............
detdrbuzzard is online now  
post #3 of 16 Old 01-17-2015, 08:40 PM
Senior Member
micah68kj's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: 39.755928, -77.577766
Posts: 5,112
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 172
Thanks (Received): 308
Likes (Given): 450
Likes (Received): 1027
(Daggone, William, he got the disease really fast!)

Welcome from the Keystone state, Lee!
I just sold a J.D. 1032 nkt too long ago.

Sent from my wife's old Toshiba
Ariens 921001
Toro 38074- sold
Toro CCR 3650E-sold
Toro 5/21 sold
Ariens 5/22 ss
Ariens Sno Tek 7/24 sold.
Old green plastic snow shovel... shovel Heaven
Old quarry shovel for ice. shovel
micah68kj is online now  
post #4 of 16 Old 01-17-2015, 10:20 PM
Senior Member
joee5's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Central New Jersey
Posts: 330
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 17
Thanks (Received): 11
Likes (Given): 13
Likes (Received): 12
Welcome from the Garden State

Toro Snow Commander
Toro Powerlite
joee5 is offline  
post #5 of 16 Old 01-17-2015, 10:42 PM
Senior Member
db9938's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: SW Ohio
Posts: 3,188
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 0
Thanks (Received): 143
Likes (Given): 0
Likes (Received): 297

MTD....2 stage(modern 8.5 HP) not my favorite
Honda HS622 TA-B - acquired at an auction- nice machine for it's size.
Toro S-140- Picked it up on trash day... it runs, sort of.
Yamaha YS 240 TB "Ricky" latest Craigslist find- on the bench now.
db9938 is offline  
post #6 of 16 Old 01-17-2015, 11:06 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Cape Cod Ma.
Posts: 163
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 4
Thanks (Received): 19
Likes (Given): 23
Likes (Received): 62
Thanks guys, Ya kinda got hit quick with this snowblower thing
but when i was young i got into small engines and worked for a
couple lawn mower shops. Over the past 14 years or so been
really into collecting vintage muscle chainsaws and now have
around 500 or so. So the small engine thing isn't new to me.

lee h is offline  
post #7 of 16 Old 01-18-2015, 12:12 AM
Senior Member
Join Date: Dec 2014
Location: Gales Ferry, CT
Posts: 571
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 5
Thanks (Received): 27
Likes (Given): 48
Likes (Received): 74

Cub Cadet 2X 524 SWE
Ariens 922008, 922018 - Project
Previous: Ariens 624E, Toro CCR2000
caddydaddy is offline  
post #8 of 16 Old 01-18-2015, 04:59 AM
Senior Member
tinter's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Nova Scotia
Posts: 400
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 2
Thanks (Received): 25
Likes (Given): 81
Likes (Received): 39
Maybe you can Frankenstein all three together and have a 90" wide one swipe monster. I mean welcome to the forum.

HS 928 TCD. It's Canadian eh! (Sure I'm done modifying it, for now, until next time.......)
tinter is offline  
post #9 of 16 Old 01-18-2015, 06:28 AM
Retired Moderator
bwdbrn1's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Upper Peninsula, MI Near Manisitque
Posts: 3,149
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 553
Thanks (Received): 238
Likes (Given): 584
Likes (Received): 608
Welcome to SBF. Sounds like you caught the bug a long time ago and are just now getting around to the snowblower part of the virus

Did you say, 500 chain saws?

Did we tell you we like pictures? You get a chance, share some of your new toys and collections.

I'm pretty much retired from the forum thing, but I check in every now and then.
bwdbrn1 is offline  
post #10 of 16 Old 01-18-2015, 07:53 AM
Senior Member
CarlB's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Southern New Jersey
Posts: 753
Post Thanks / Like
Thanks (Given): 3
Thanks (Received): 35
Likes (Given): 4
Likes (Received): 81
congrats on the three blowers and welcome aboard.
CarlB is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Snowblower Forum : Snow Blower Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome