Snowtraveller rebuild

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Barrie2777
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Snowtraveller rebuild

Post by Barrie2777 » Sat Aug 29, 2020 7:02 pm

The first production machine was the SnowTraveller with a West Bend powerbee engine. Due to poor performance the west bend engine was recalled and replaced with a 148 jlo. The clutches were also changed at this time to the Morse Chain Powerflo Transmission.

The following postings will be of my rebuild of this upgraded model.

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Re: Snowtraveller rebuild

Post by Barrie2777 » Sat Aug 29, 2020 7:04 pm

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This base and all the other parts was aquired in a trade. Although a rebuild has been started it is all wrong so i must cut and rebuild from square one.

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Re: Snowtraveller rebuild

Post by Barrie2777 » Sun Aug 30, 2020 9:11 am

A few missing parts. Track support rails and a dash with serial number 1123.
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Re: Snowtraveller rebuild

Post by Barrie2777 » Sun Aug 30, 2020 1:36 pm

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The Snowtraveller dash was the only one that had a rope guide tube.

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Re: Snowtraveller rebuild

Post by Barrie2777 » Sun Aug 30, 2020 1:48 pm

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These skis were removed from the seater for this machine. If anyone wants a pair of undestructable skis, they are yours!!

Im installing a wooden pair.

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Re: Snowtraveller rebuild

Post by Barrie2777 » Sun Aug 30, 2020 1:57 pm

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There is many things to undo including this hinge reinforcement.

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Re: Snowtraveller rebuild

Post by Barrie2777 » Wed Sep 16, 2020 5:13 pm

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This is the starting point for this SnowTraveller.

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