That 450 can be a very strong runner when healthy. Check that the intake boot hasn't turned to goo and be sure that the divider between the fuel...
That's where the turbo impeller mounts.
Nice trick. I'll have to keep that one in mind.
I have one early flat front 5200.
Yup. I know early 5200s had flat tank fronts and later ones had a built up flange in front where the case halves joined.
Did the 8500 have a two piece top cover? Seems like I read that somewhere. I only have the 5400 and 5200 and a craftsman colored 5200, never had...
Sweeeet! I have always liked the way this family of big saws cut.
Any brand or brands that have the "Homelite 750" prefix. No bias here, just fair and balanced. ;)
+1 on the points. That and prolly an RK88HL Tillotson carb kit usually do the trick on these as long as the top end isn't fried.
+1 on crank seals. Protect that investment.
I finally got one. Thanks to anyone who was lookin out for me.
You are right as far as being able to bolt right up to the crankcase, but the problem is that the 790/795/797 saws are all solid handle mount...
C'Mon guys. I've seen 4-5 mac parts lots on the bay. A couple had 125 parts too, just went too high when I only need a tank. Somebody's got to...
bump the sequel
Don't need the pump or any gaskets, just need a solid unbroken tank. Thanks
Almost forgot. Before I sign off for tonight, I have managed to work out a trade with a member here, so the saw is out of play now unless the new...
Just having fun with the word "bump".
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