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help with antique sled

Postby offroadkid » January 15th, 2005, 2:08 pm

I just aquired an antique sled. i have no idea who it was made by. it has a kohler 10hp engine, 1 track (chain, with metal cleats, canvas inbetween), two skis, front benchseat and "hood", oh and don't forget the steering wheel. I would like to find some background on this machine but do not know where to start. Thanks

Here's a pic

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Postby cjmiller » January 15th, 2005, 2:50 pm

no idea what the hell that is but that is going to be one cool sled. You are pretty lucky to have that old machine
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Postby blizzardman » January 15th, 2005, 3:49 pm

post this on vintagesleds.somebody there will know.i have seen them before just can't think of the name.
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Postby pullngo » January 15th, 2005, 6:05 pm

Wow, looks kinda like the 1960 Polaris "Pelican" shown in "SnowGoer" mag. Feb. 2005 Page 45. not for positive, but it looks pretty close to it.
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Postby Str8_CaNaDiaN » January 16th, 2005, 5:04 am

Could be a raider? Does it have twin tracks?
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Postby 377SS » January 16th, 2005, 5:35 am

that thing looks so sweet!... i have no clue what it is!
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Postby pistonrings » January 16th, 2005, 5:37 am

post it on
you should get an answer
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I know there are alot of knowledgeable sledheads out there
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Postby ArcherThr » January 16th, 2005, 1:34 pm go here, show them the pic and they will know what it is!
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Postby jimvw57 » January 17th, 2005, 6:52 am

I have seen 2 or 3 of these at the Waconia Mn show, Last year there were 2 of them racing (at about 10mph) they also had an Ice auger option on the back that runs off the motor. Don't know the brand name.

Try this one
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Postby blottoed » January 17th, 2005, 7:36 am

found 2 that are similer...not idenical but similer check em out




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