5/18/2013 4:44:34 PM
Coldwell Lawn Mower Engine
A reader in the know share what he knows about the Coldwell Cub lawn mower engine.
By Norman M. Mullings
In answer to Stan Reid's recent inquiry about
Dick Seibert's engine, it is a Coldwell Cub engine. It supplied power for
Coldwell's Cub Motor Lawn Mower, N
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