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General Information

Year
1973
Make
Roper
Model
Motomower 710-100
Color
Red/white
History
Got this tractor for free on roadside in Oct. 2011, the owner said it didn't start or cut well, but he had used it until that spring plowing snow. So me and my friend brought it home, put a new solenoid and battery in and it fired right up, ran great. Still had fresh oil and gas, all clean. The reason it didn't cut- blades were on upside down and cut short to prevent them from hitting, because they were installed improperly. New blades fixed all. Made a somewhat home-made 3 point for it last spring, and modified a regular walk-behind tiller to attach to the hitch. After 2 years of using it for all my yardwork I tore it down and gave it a new paint job and some tune ups.
1973 Roper Motomower 710-100 (Red/white)

Modifications

Interior
18x6.50x8 Calrisle Turf Saver II
Exterior
23x10.50x12 Carlisle Super Lug
Audio
10
Suspension
Semi-home-made 3-point hitch, rear custom-built tiller, plow/sod cutter, and original 36" mower deck. Also have front axle and wheel weights, looking for rears.
Wheel and Tire
12V, gas

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