HEY and welcome to MTF .... I am also from NC . ELLENBORO NC .. where abouts are you from here in this loving state.... I'm rebuilding a sears 10xl its a work in process.. But I just want to say the guys on here have helped me so much this is such a great site. There friendly and helpful . Well gotta get back to the tractor... :MTF_wel2:Hello tractor guys. I am on the owner off a 2146 Cub I have owned since new. I have had less trouble in 13 yrs with this mower than I remember having in a given month with the junk I always had to use growing up.