George's Choke Lever

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George's Choke Lever

Postby Don McCombs » Mon Dec 20, 2004 2:08 pm

Looks like someone has taken George Willer's choke lever design and is making a profit with it.

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Postby John *.?-!.* cub owner » Mon Dec 20, 2004 2:19 pm

Been noticing those for a while. At least he made his for the IH carb rather than the Zenith which George originally made his levers for.
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Postby artc » Mon Dec 20, 2004 2:21 pm

that part is still available from CaseIH new, steep, about $40 as i recall after ordering it and not asking the price. didn't know about George making them.
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Chock lever

Postby Eugene » Mon Dec 20, 2004 2:42 pm

Mine broke. I simply drilled a second hole below the clamp hole, ground off a bit of the slot base at the break, tapped the hole. Total out of pocket. $0.00. Second bolt a came from the old/spare bolt box.
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Postby beaconlight » Mon Dec 20, 2004 4:30 pm

Hey I would have bought from this guy too. I got Cased for $43 and change. 1/2 1/3 price looks good to me.


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Postby Bruce Sanford » Mon Dec 20, 2004 6:52 pm

I got my choke lever from a bike odometer for $5.00 Put the lever on the carb,and it worked well.They are hard to find. :lol: :lol:
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Postby Arizona Mike » Mon Dec 20, 2004 8:43 pm

Looks like a nice piece of work.
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Postby Lurker Carl » Mon Dec 20, 2004 10:18 pm

That eBay choke lever looks like a duplicate of the original. GW's is much improved over the original, about twice the length with a much longer slit so it clamps tightly onto the shaft without slipping or breaking.
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