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Fontaine V-box advise needed!

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by shoeman68, Jan 9, 2011.

  1. shoeman68

    shoeman68 Member
    Messages: 67

    Have an older Fontaine V-box. The 8hp Briggs kicked the bucket. Does anyone know the best place to get the exact motor for this sander, a Fontaine parts dealer online, or just convert to electric???

    Thanks in advance.
  2. shoeman68

    shoeman68 Member
    Messages: 67

    By the way, what ever happened to Fontaine? Does anyone know the history of the company? Were they bought out by someone, etc....??
  3. BSDeality

    BSDeality Senior Member
    Messages: 736

    i bought a replacement motor for a leaf blower from smallenginewarehouse.com very fast shipping and cheaper than my dealer can get them for too.