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Jcpenney tiller

Posted by gmetz Ohio (My Page) on
Fri, Apr 23, 10 at 7:52

Hello, I have aquired an old penneys tiller, has an 8hp briggs,and belt drive. The model number is 3001B does anyone know who manufactured this and around what year, I may need some parts and was trying to find info. It looks like it is Grey on the handle and has a white hood over the tines. Thanks in advance for any info. gmetz

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RE: Jcpenney tiller

Probably made by Gilson. Gilson is long gone, but was absorbed by Lawn Boy. Try a Lawn Boy dealer (preferably one that's been around for a long time) in your area. The last I knew (several years ago) they were still providing support for the old Gilson stuff.

RE: Jcpenney tiller

Something is the mists of my aged memory makes me think that AMF made Penneys tillers - but maybe it was Gilson. Anyway, go to this GardenWeb link and see if the pics look like your machine; if so, click on the original posters "my page" and try contacting him by email to see what he found out.

Good luck.

Here is a link that might be useful: GardenWeb archive

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