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Preworld War 2 SIMPLICITY WALKING TRACTORS
This ad dates from 1940-1941.
This tractor was first made for Montgomery Wards in 1937,had a 3/4 hp Lauson engine,It was called a culti-mower
Briggs & Stratton made the Model U in 1940-1945

WRAPPING TEXT AROUND IMAGEStractor
Spectifications Simplicity Model A
Engine: Briggs & Stratton Model U 1 HP,2 1/2 quart gas tank
Fuel Consumption:less than one pint per hour
Starter:pull cord
Transmission:fully enclosed
Gears:special alloy machine cut,run in oil
Traction:one drive wheel
Tire:4.oox12,traction type(20inch overall)
Clutch:idler on V-belt
Speed:1/2 to 2 1/4 miles per hour.
Lubrication:Alemite zerk(grease fitting)
Tool kit:grease gun,screwdriver,wrenches,pliers,insturction book and parts price list.
Shipping weight:130lbs.




WRAPPING TEXT AROUND IMAGESreel mower
19" reel mower
width of cut:19"
capacity:2.5 acres per hour
cutting reel:6inch diameter- 5 blades,5/8 solid ground shaft
bearings:timkem tapered-adjustable
cutting height:5/8inch low-1 5/8inch high
wheels:swivel casters
shipping weight:70lbs.




WRAPPING TEXT AROUND IMAGESsickle bar mower
30" sickle bar mower
capacity:3/4 acres per hour
width of sections:2inch
width of guards:2inch
clutch:independent of tractor
lubrication:high pressure alemite(grease fittings)
shipping weight:68lbs.






WRAPPING TEXT AROUND IMAGEScultivator
5 tooth cultivator
number of tool holders:five
tools:five 1 1/4inch duckfeet(regular equipment)
gauge wheel:2inch x 10inch rubber tire
width adjustments:10inch-20inch
shipping weight:70lbs.




WRAPPING TEXT AROUND IMAGEScultivator tools
A:duckfeet recommended for general cultivation.
B:8inch furrow opener or double moldboard plow,with adjustable wings-open furrows for planting bulbs etc.
C:hilling tools(right and left hand plows)for hilling operations and covering-to follow furrow opener(B)
D:7 inch disc gangs used in pairs at any angle,for cultivating loose or trashy soil.
E:8inch weeding hoes-best tool for weeding and shallow cultivating







WARRANTY
All Simplicity Tractors and Attachments are guaranteed to be free from defective materials and workmanship.Any part proving defective within 90-days from date of purchase will be replaced free of charge,f.o.b.factory

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sales brochure, courtesy of The Vintage Garden Tractor Club of America

This page is updated 01/03/2001

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