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August 2015: Sears Roper with Front End Loader

Jul 07, 2015 09:26 PM | MH81 in Featured Tractors

I am going to nominate my Most used attachment lately. Dad and I had planned on making a FEL for one of the Sears tractors, we just never got around to it. At the end of May, a Sears OEM FEL Showed up on Craigslist... I tried to ignore it, kept co...

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July 2015: Kubota G6200

Jun 02, 2015 10:18 PM | wvbuzzmaster in Featured Tractors

My 83 year old Grandfather finally decided to downsize to a smaller piece of property this year, and no longer needed his 1988 Kubota G6200, now referred to as the "Grampus". A brief history lesson for everyone to understand how this G6200 came to be k...

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June 2015: Cub Cadet Circus Cub

May 19, 2015 08:01 AM | DB1 in Featured Tractors

I would like to nominate my son's 1967 123 Cadet Circus Cub. My son bought this GT from a friend of ours. It had been sitting in a shed for about 6 years. He got it running the next day. The Tractor Legacy series Garden Tractors book by Oscar H. Will I...

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Quick and Easy Backer for Punching Gaskets, etc.

May 09, 2015 11:33 PM | Utah Smitty in Tech Tips / How To

Like most GT owners, I make a lot of my own gaskets and have done so for over 40 years.

An ongoing frustration is finding a suitable material for the backing plate that allows a clean cut.

Steel obviously will ruin your punches. Brass is pricey and getting hard to come by... wood varies in density and doesn't give a clean cut...

Well, I found a quick and easy way to punch holes in gaskets, leather, etc. using an item almost everyone has in their tool box--- a dead blow hammer.

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May 2015: David Bradley Custom Electric Tractor

Apr 01, 2015 07:54 PM | petrj6 in Featured Tractors

Back on track----- I will nominate one of mine for this. My custom made david Bradley electric tractor, before you say anything this is only a show piece. I really cannot be used or anything other than to ride around on. This started as pipe dream and...

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April 2015: Bolens 1886 With Forklift

Mar 05, 2015 12:06 PM | OldBuzzard in Featured Tractors

I guess I'll toss my Bolens 1886 with the forklift attachment into the ring. Back when dirt was new and dinosaurs roamed the earth....OH wait a minute, I don't need to go back that far do I? :D :D :D Actually, in December 2011 I bought an 1886 that n...

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March 2015: Gravely Walk Behind

Feb 01, 2015 11:50 PM | superaben in Featured Tractors

I hope you good folks have patience. I went to write the story of my Grandpa's Gravely, but the words started flowing and the memories seemed to come back all over again. George's two paragraphs have been more than surpassed. You'll have to excuse...

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How To Repair Worn Splines In A Bolens Tube Fra...

Feb 09, 2015 08:05 PM | 29 Chev in Tech Tips / How To

Have a wobble or shake in your Bolens Tube Frame PTO yoke due to worn splines? Read this article and find out a way to repair the yoke splines and make it like new again. Attached is a pdf article on a method I used to repair the worn splines on my Bo...

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How To Repair the 15 Tooth Gear on a Bolens Thr...

Feb 01, 2015 09:28 PM | 29 Chev in Tech Tips / How To

Have a Bolens Three Gear Cluster with a damaged 15 tooth gear? Here is a way to repair it. Attached is a pdf of a method I used to replace the 15 tooth gear on a Bolens Tube Frame three gear cluster http://gardentractor...e-transmission/

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February 2015: Bolens Estate Keeper

Jan 03, 2015 03:13 PM | Bolens 1000 in Featured Tractors

I've been waiting for this category to come up so I'm going to jump in and nominate my 1965 Bolens Estate keeper :D Here's the story: I got a call from a neighbor saying his friend had a Bolens Articulating tractor for sale. As usual I always picture...

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