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Old 10-19-2008, 10:33 AM
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Over at HSM there was a very interesting posting -"Who owns what power tool brand".

One of the links was to Craftsman and Sears Source Codes. The vendor name is built into the part number.

As an example RedCaddy is rebuilding a mower. If you look in the part number 917-XXXXX, Roper was the manufacturer of all 917 parts. Cutter correctly identified it by sight - he's as good as a parts book .

I'm sure this list will help chasing parts for some of the older equipment.
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Old 10-19-2008, 12:26 PM
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That's a smooth little list there Bill. Thanks!
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in word .doc & excel .xls format:

I should also give credit to the place I stole those from; OWWM.com and to Brian Kachadurian & Ken Vaughn for compiling the list.

http://www.owwm.com/Craftsman/manufacturers.aspx?sort=1
http://www.owwm.com/Craftsman/manufacturers.aspx?sort=2
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Old 02-14-2009, 01:41 PM
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Very nice! Thanks much.
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Old 02-14-2009, 02:38 PM
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indeed thanks guys
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This time, I managed to stick it in 3 places in my bookmarks and in 2 places in the Projects Index.

edit: and in Tricks & Tips.
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These lists should be in the stickey.
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