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1572 Smoker Nearing Completion. Before And After


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#1 Kyocum OFFLINE  

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Posted March 13, 2012 - 09:09 AM

here is what it looked like when I got it and after a little tinkering on it. Grandson approves so far.101_3890.JPG 101_3888.JPG 101_4281.JPG 101_4283.JPG
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Posted March 13, 2012 - 09:15 AM

That looks pretty good.You do know that is the wrong seat ? It appears to be off a mid '60s,like the 123 had.

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Posted March 13, 2012 - 09:15 AM

Wow!! What a difference! Great job!!
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Posted March 13, 2012 - 10:08 AM

That looks really good. Are those rare? I recently saw one for sale in the next province from us. It's the first one I've seen up here.
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Posted March 13, 2012 - 11:15 AM

That looks pretty good.You do know that is the wrong seat ? It appears to be off a mid '60s,like the 123 had.


Thanks for the refresher on the seat. LOL That seat is a restored seat that came off my 125.Got the seat recovered and some day I will get around to doing the rest of the tractor. Just had it on there to drive it around. Sitting on the fuel tank is rough on the rear. That will eventually get a tractor seat with fold down arm rests on it. The Cub Cadet correct police got run out of my neighborhood. LOL

JDBrian that model CC was only made for 1 production year. There is not a lot of them around.

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Posted March 13, 2012 - 06:55 PM

yup looks good! tough lookin gt. Hopefully 1 of these days I'll get me a diesel gt. i know they dont come cheap

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Posted March 13, 2012 - 07:52 PM

Hello Kelly,

Another Smoker at the area plow days, Nice !!

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Posted March 13, 2012 - 11:12 PM

Very nice. Gave the girl some new life and it looks like a worker too!

Have you put it under any load stress yet?

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Posted March 14, 2012 - 12:04 PM

Ron I really hope things come together in a timely fasion so I can bring the smoker to the WNY plow day.

Allen that will be my new worker for sure. I have dragged some rather heavy stuff around the yard and the torque is nothing short of amazing. My 682 has 3hp larger motor in it and it doesn't even compare. That deisal is bad to the bone.

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Posted March 15, 2012 - 02:22 AM

Looks great compared to what it was you can tell you put a lot of work into it

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Posted March 15, 2012 - 03:02 AM

Wait until you work all day and then check the fuel and its still full, then you will really love it. :)

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Posted March 15, 2012 - 03:39 AM

Good luck with the 1572, Kelly! Glad you were able to get it working again.

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Posted March 15, 2012 - 04:37 AM

You should be able to do a lot of work with it. Those are a tough tractor.

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Posted March 15, 2012 - 07:28 AM

It came out well. Hopefully it will give you plenty of good service. Thanks for posting those pictures.




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