Reflections

A BRIEF WORD


| December/January 1993



Garden Tractors

28/12/10A

Tommy Coffey

28/12/10 Garden Tractors Q. Photo 10A illustrates a Suburbanite made by American Farm Machinery Company, and Photo 10B is a Unitractor made in Indianapolis, Indiana. Does anyone have any information on these two units? Also would anyone know about a Reo walk-behind garden tractor or a 'Flymo' rotary mower that floats on air like a hovercraft? Thanks to anyone who can help, and to those who have helped in the past. Tommy Coffey, 200 Power Cir, Box C64-2, Hudson, NC 28638.

28/12/11 Ideal Type M Engine Q. I'm restoringan Ideal Type M, 2HP engine and can find no information on it. If anyone has any information it would be most appreciated if they could share it with me. Terry E. Howarth, 221 Maywinn Rd., Defiance, OH 43512.

28/12/12 Bean Spray Pump Etc Q. See the photo of a Bean Spraying Outfit equipped with a 2 HP Cushman engine. Also see photo 12-B of a Standard Twin garden tractor. I need the proper color scheme of both units, plus any other pertinent information. Bill Comings, RD 1, Box 144, Guilford, NY 13780.

28/12/13 Pierce Inverted Engine I would like to correspond with anyone having information on the Pierce single-cylinder inverted gas engine, especially regarding the ignitor. Any information will be appreciated. Calvin W. Brookover, 10907 Cleveland, Kansas City, MO 64137-2105.

28/12/14 Bulldog Engine Q. I have a 4 HP Bulldog with many problems, and would like to correspond with anyone familiar with this engine.

Also, is anyone familiar with the L. E. Knott Apparatus Co. of Cambridge, Mass.? This company made electrical teaching aids for high schools back in the 1920s. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Ernest Felterman, 126 McGee Drive, Patterson, LA 70392.