Old Snapper Walk Behind

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by QCS, Mar 22, 2007.

  1. QCS

    QCS LawnSite Member
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    Question for you all.... My uncle was cleaning out his shed during the winter and I was hauling the junk away for him when I came across this old Snapper. He informed me it was given to him from a buddy at work, anyway to make a long story short, I brought it home an cleaned the carb, put a new plug in it and it fired right up. I was bored over the winter so I applied a coat of paint to it. It cleaned up well and I was wondering if anyone knows what something like this might be sold for? It has an 8hp Briggs I/C, appears to be an 30" cut, 5 speed transmission and a brake band type steering system. It came what looks like a hi-lift blade and mulching blade. Everything works and I dropped the deck down low in the back field and it seems to cut well. Any assistance would be appreciated.

    QCS

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  2. stevesmowing

    stevesmowing LawnSite Senior Member
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    $300-400 depending on wear on parts
     
  3. J&R Landscaping

    J&R Landscaping LawnSite Fanatic
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    For a machine that old (Late 80's) you might be able to get $250-$350 for it.
     
  4. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
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    Heck, I'd just keep it. For what you have into it, you can't get hurt. It MAY just come in handy some day.
     
  5. procut

    procut LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Probably $300+/-
     
  6. LindblomRJ

    LindblomRJ LawnSite Silver Member
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    I agree with Runner. I Maybe $300. It would make a good backup or mower for smaller lawns.
     

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