• alcamo replied to the topic Norlett 5000 in the forum Help and information 1 month ago

    Hi All, Thanks for the feedback, much appreciated. I will try the plug and valve clearance on the 5000. Unfortunately the tine shaft seals have gone on the 3hp so I now have two machines that require new seals. I will have to dive in and try to identify / measure the seal once removed. Unless….. any ideas on the oil seal size required so I…[Read more]

  • alcamo started the topic Norlett 5000 in the forum Help and information 1 year ago

    Hello Everyone,
    I have two Norlett rotavators, both with original Briggs and Stratton engines. One is a 3hp from 1973 which I have owned for over 20 years and the second is from 1978, 5hp 5000 two speed.
    The 3hp is fantastic and runs faultlessly although there was a weep from the rotor oil seal when I first got it.
    The 5hp is a recent addition…[Read more]

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