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Victa 8-30 Series 9 Ride-On #89645
08/01/18 06:39 PM
08/01/18 06:39 PM
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tosegue  Offline OP
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Hallidays Point, NSW, 2430
I have a Victa 8-30 series 9, s/nG199A Ride -on un restored with all original stickers and paint, it has surface rust, its a 3 speed forward and 1 reverse, i'll upload photo's from my phone.
I think it would make a good restoration project for someone with the time to spend on it.


Tony Guerin
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Re: Victa 8-30 Series 9 Ride-On [Re: tosegue] #89700
10/01/18 09:45 PM
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CyberJack  Offline
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G'day toseque

This is an intriguing thing.
Yes, it would make a great resto project.

Folks are not recording early Victa ride-ons in any quantity.
Any info or images would be appreciated.

Many thanks.
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Jack

Re: Victa 8-30 Series 9 Ride-On [Re: tosegue] #89740
12/01/18 07:35 PM
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tosegue  Offline OP
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some pics

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Re: Victa 8-30 Series 9 Ride-On [Re: tosegue] #89741
12/01/18 07:44 PM
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Mowerfreak  Online Content
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Woy Woy
Har Har! It looked like it might have said Cyberjack's Machinery there for a second (second photo).
The only thing Victa would have contributed was the transfers with the Victa name.
Poor thing looks like it could have a colony of redbacks in it.


Ahh, if only victa had kept producing the thumblatch catcher series, they would be in better shape today!
Re: Victa 8-30 Series 9 Ride-On [Re: tosegue] #89743
12/01/18 09:05 PM
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it would be a good project for someone..

Re: Victa 8-30 Series 9 Ride-On [Re: tosegue] #89744
12/01/18 09:32 PM
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I guess it isn't working by the height of the grass around it

Re: Victa 8-30 Series 9 Ride-On [Re: tosegue] #89745
12/01/18 09:55 PM
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tosegue  Offline OP
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its just parked, when i got it i was able to start it off a jump starter and it ran for a couple of minutes. a bit smoky but runs.


Tony Guerin
Re: Victa 8-30 Series 9 Ride-On [Re: tosegue] #89749
13/01/18 09:47 AM
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Mowerfreak  Online Content
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I hope you can find a sandblast cabinet big enough.


Ahh, if only victa had kept producing the thumblatch catcher series, they would be in better shape today!
Re: Victa 8-30 Series 9 Ride-On [Re: tosegue] #89778
15/01/18 08:17 AM
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tosegue  Offline OP
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Hallidays Point, NSW, 2430
just needs a coat of clear, I would keep everything the way it is


Tony Guerin

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