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Old 03-25-2017, 07:38 AM
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Default Re: Tucker Model Sequencing (in order)

Great thread going on !! I,ll add a picture of my 1949 422 ,the first tucker at Waterville valley ski area.

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and this model has 3 doors, one on each side and one in the back...
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up next, mr net, is the 424, only 4 were built and 3 are known to exist...and the missing one was sold to a power company in Norway...
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Two more of the 424:
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Fresh photo . Are there any other photos other than this one?

4 series, 4 pontoons, open concept sunny Sunday cruiser!

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mr. net, be careful when asking....and yes...
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Here is one of the four 424's which saw service at the Tomahawk Ski Bowl near Medford Oregon.
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Since Tucker Someday was curious, we shall use his:
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Default Tucker Model 443 (Round Tube Frame) '49

The most iconic Snow-Cat, the 443, has seen at least three different variants. The originals (1949) had round tube frames. The very first production 4 track unit (burnt orange color):
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Default Re: Tucker Model Sequencing (in order)

Is it true the early 443 did not have a steering wheel but instead a control valve/lever?

I thought I saw the yellow 49 with that setup?
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Default Tucker Model 443 (Taper Back 1950)

Taper Back w/ top hinge rear door:
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Is it true the early 443 did not have a steering wheel but instead a control valve/lever?

I thought I saw the yellow 49 with that setup?
The first one has a wheel (maybe added later??), but you are correct on the lever steering on the yellow one. Not sure that was OEM though?
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Wow you guys know your stuff. This has been a great education. Keep it up!


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The first one has a wheel (maybe added later??), but you are correct on the lever steering on the yellow one. Not sure that was OEM though?
they all had steering wheels, the lever was added years later...
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Default Tucker Model 443 (Gen 3)

The standard 443 (from 1951(??) on):
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You're up Jinn- Any pictures of the next unicorn machine??
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yes, mr net. you missed this unicorn...

serial number: 152226, model 445-special, sold new to Theodore Gruener of Ketchum, Idaho. there is no known photo of this unicorn...
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