I started digging into the history of both manufacturers.
So, maybe it was mfg. by Yardman and sold under the DB name tag? I think if it had actually been mfg. by DB it would never of had a Yardman sticker on it.
"After Sears purchased the company, it added a great number of farm...
Can you post or send me pics of your linkage setup and motor details? Thanks.
Mine has a rusty looking bar with it that we thought must have been for a scrub brake. But, it isn't attached. It has a couple of brackets with holes that I need to line up somewhere on the frame.
That is a little weird. Mine has a Yard-Man / Yardster stickers on the pulley cover. This guy says he found one with a Corvette body. You can see the brackets to attach it.
Did DB make an exact copy of the Yard-Man? Did Yard-Man make an exact copy of the DB? Were they the same company with...
I rode it a couple of times and dang near killed myself without throttle control LOL
I would clean carb and tank. Careful with that front tire. I think it is original! Hang on to it or
sell it! I'm sure someone would appreciate an original.
Looks good! Have fun!
The engine runs. I have the plate to convert to handlebar throttle control. I know motor it is a replacement. I also have
a new reproduction gear cover from the people in AZ. that makes them. I am just off I-75 between Atl. and Chattanooga.
I prefer to ship it intact uship/haulbikes, etc...or...