Lawn mowers anyone?

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Lawn mowers anyone?

Post by Jim Blackwood » 23 Oct 2013, 19:32

In case you hadn't heard, Toro used the TUD5 in their Groundsmaster 3000D professional golf course grounds mowers. I have two of these beasties and for a 5 acre estate they are quite lovely machines. Anyway that is the basis of my new membership here. I am a prototype developer by trade and have a history of mating unusual engine/vehicle combinations so this fits right in.

Jim

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Re: Lawn mowers anyone?

Post by myglaren » 23 Oct 2013, 19:56

Welcome Jim, made it at last :)

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Post by CitroJim » 24 Oct 2013, 05:12

Welcome Jim :-D

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Post by citronut » 24 Oct 2013, 07:58

hi and welcome

i have a brand new TUD5 engine still on the pallet it left the factory on, never been fitted to anything,
it is for sale at a fraction of what cit/pug were asking of around £3000 quid

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Post by myglaren » 24 Oct 2013, 17:10

citronut wrote:hi and welcome

i have a brand new TUD5 engine still on the pallet it left the factory on, never been fitted to anything,
it is for sale at a fraction of what cit/pug were asking of around £3000 quid
Jim is in the United States Malcolm

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Post by citronut » 24 Oct 2013, 21:34

myglaren wrote:
citronut wrote:hi and welcome

i have a brand new TUD5 engine still on the pallet it left the factory on, never been fitted to anything,
it is for sale at a fraction of what cit/pug were asking of around £3000 quid
Jim is in the United States Malcolm

#-o #-o :rofl2: :rofl2: :wink:

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Post by CitroJim » 25 Oct 2013, 05:20

Go and visit him Malcolm and take the engine as hand luggage...

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Post by citronut » 25 Oct 2013, 08:38

CitroJim wrote:Go and visit him Malcolm and take the engine as hand luggage...
if Mr Blackwood pays the excess hand baggage :shock: :lol: :wink: ,

or
i spoz we could dust off the FCF International courtier PLC :yikes: :wink:

anyone up for that

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Post by Eddie Nuff » 02 Nov 2013, 23:27

Jim Blackwood wrote:I am a prototype developer by trade and have a history of mating unusual engine/vehicle combinations
Let's see you put a 3.0 V6 in a 2CV :P

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Post by citronut » 03 Nov 2013, 09:11

Eddie Nuff wrote:
Jim Blackwood wrote:I am a prototype developer by trade and have a history of mating unusual engine/vehicle combinations
Let's see you put a 3.0 V6 in a 2CV :P
i'v seen a pink Acadyane with a mid engined Lotus twin cam,

bit like this one

http://www.lotusespritworld.com/EOthers ... t_Van.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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Post by Eddie Nuff » 03 Nov 2013, 16:48

Very nice. It'll be like a bloody go-kart.