Merry Tiller

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snowdrops

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Merry Tiller
« on: November 25, 2018, 10:17 »
Just to clarify Iím not looking to sell on here but how much is the going rate for an old Merry Tiller with a 12 year old Honda engine, totally refurbished last year worth?
No Iíve gone no dig & after this years results will staying no dig were thinking of selling our Merry Tiller, it was my father in laws so there is some sentimental value to it but I donít want it just standing there in my shed unused when it could be a valuable asset to someone. He bought it new in about 1960/65.
Ideas anyone?
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Re: Merry Tiller
« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2018, 10:47 »
It's an appropriate post and not a problem.
Difficult to value - all depends what someone will pay of course. I'd say my 1976 Merry Tiller is better than anything I can buy new for less than £500! I paid £80.00 for mine and another £80 to have it fully serviced (I'm not mechanical) - reckon it was a great deal.
You can look on ebay and search on past sales to see what they went for. My guess is £100 would be a fair price.
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Re: Merry Tiller
« Reply #2 on: November 25, 2018, 14:18 »
Thanks John, that can be hubbyís homework then lol

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Re: Merry Tiller
« Reply #3 on: November 25, 2018, 18:58 »
II think your rite £80 to £100  would be a fair price I owned three merry tillers and sold the lot last year when I bought a new tiller and yes around £700 with some attachments sold the other merry tillers for £40 for spares as a trade in 

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Re: Merry Tiller
« Reply #4 on: November 25, 2018, 19:13 »
Thanks Rowlands



 

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