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Moldboard market

Could you tell me where I can purchase or at least get some pictures of a mini-moldboard plow?
Alex Weilbrenner
via e-mail

The mini-moldboard plow used by Iowa corn yield winner Francis Childs is made by Wiese Corp., 1501 5th St., Perry, IA 50220, 800/568-4391.

Rolling along

Can you please help in locating plane and flanged roller assemblies for a ShopMaster band saw? ShopMaster used to be out of Minneapolis, MN. Thank you.
Mike Baer
Spencerville, OH

Contact Delta Woodworking Machinery at 800/223-7278 or go online to to locate a dealer near you. If you have the model number, serial number or any other number on the saw, the company will be able to locate the parts for you.

Axel access

I need a new 1600 front axel for a Ford tractor manufactured by ZF Industries. Can you please tell how to locate ZF Industries? Thank you.
Gray Kernersville
Kernersville, NC

Contact ZF Group North America, 7310 Turfway Rd., Suite 450, Florence, KY 41042, 859/282-4300, or visit

Barrel stove kits

I have a SOTZ wood-burner kit that makes two 50-gal. barrels into a wood stove. They advertised in farm magazines a few years ago, but I haven't seen the ad recently. I would like to contact the company for another kit.
Charles Marshall
Stronghurst, IL

We were unable to find any information about SOTZ, but for a barrel-stove kit, contact Vogelzang International Corp., 400 W. 17th St., Holland, MI 49423, 616/396-1911, visit, or visit one of the company's many dealers, including Ace Hardware, Mills Fleet Farm, Menards and True Value.

Blowing heat

I need to repair a Champion Heater Company Torpedio shop heater. I need parts for the blower fan motor.
Ken Majewski
Tamaroa, IL

Contact Portable Heater Parts, 342 N. 400 E., Valparasio, IN 46383, 219/462-7441.

Posthole digger

I am trying to locate parts for a Continental posthole digger. Belton, TX, is on the gearbox, but there is no telephone listing for Continental. Your help will be appreciated.
Jim Patterson
Pleasanton, KS

Contact Ag-Meier (formerly Continental Belton), 1000 E. 6th Ave., Belton, TX 76513, 254/939-3731, and the company will locate a dealer in your area.

Pump parts

I have a Mico 12v fuel pump. I need parts but cannot find the company.
Frank Payne
Sedalia, MO

Mico sold its transfer pump line to Impeller Pumps, 1845 Skyview Dr., Casper, WY 82601, 307/237-9392.

Ingersoll interest

I'm interested in finding what company handles parts for the 3016 Ingersoll tractor mower.
Herry Hiegel
via e-mail

Contact Ingersoll Equipment Co., 200 Ingersoll Rd., Winneconne, WI 54986, 920/582-5000, or

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