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Old 11-14-2014, 12:28 PM
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Default Re: early tucker photos

Here is a pic in the bar at Wildcat. In the back is tuckermans ravine mt Washington . Made some early turns at the cat today. Winter is here in New England
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I think the reason for the wood slats on the roller was to imitate what we used to do to pack snow before there were machines to do it. Everyone who showed up for the rope tow had to side step up and down the ski hill to smash the snow. Running that roller would make the hill look like it had been stepped by skiers.
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I have the same that is all cement and used for pushing the rocks down after plowing. kind of looks like they could use it.
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trans oregon expedition, in our shop for preservation and bringing it back to full operational condition.
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We have been working with the factory to do this preservation together. Tucker Sno-Cat Corp. is very busy building new machines which they do very well and have been for the last 75 years. They rebuilt all the axles, transmission, transfer case, and associated running gear. Glacierparkbus and I will work on preserving the exterior and interior as close as possible to what it would look like when it returned from Antarctica.
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I have not seen this one yet. There is a nice selection of groomer attachments next to a tucker.
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That Looks like Cranmore in Conway nh with the ski mobiles in the back. Think there was only one other skimobile build on the East coast a different ski area. I have skimobile number 7 off the line in my basement here. Will be shedding the slopes there today. Nice find
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Exactly where it is.
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Now that's a cool piece of history to have in the hut! Even if it is a short stay!
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Courtesy New England ski museum Conway nh
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Probably from a few towns south. Worlds first snowmobile ossipee nh
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Tucker obviously had nothing to do with this bad idea
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