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#31 Michiganmobileman OFFLINE  


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Posted April 08, 2012 - 05:48 AM

Thanks for the names Grand :thumbs:, if any of the guys come looking for you cause you named them in their pictures you are welcome to come and hide here.

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Posted April 08, 2012 - 06:57 AM

Looks like a lot of fun and I'm sure it was. Thanks for the pics and the names to go with them.

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Posted April 08, 2012 - 11:16 AM

Looks like you guys had a great day !


So how did the plow work ? No real shots from behind so it's hard to tell from the pictures.

Looks like the ground was a bit on the dry side for being so early !
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Posted April 08, 2012 - 05:10 PM

Ron the plow worked good.The ground was real hard in some place then soft in others.I will not be able to make it to the pa plow days.I have a doctors apointment that day.Thanks Josh

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Posted April 08, 2012 - 05:21 PM

Ron here is a couple more pics.If the ground would be like that in danville.The plow would be buried to the beam.When I hit the soft spots I was buried to the beam.But the ground was hard in some spots.Later Josh :thumbs:

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Posted April 08, 2012 - 08:07 PM

Josh's plow looked great and it did a nice job.

It was a neat experience plowing because of being able to feel the differences in the hard and soft pack. I had actually lowered my depth wheel after plowing the garden here at the house so it wouldn't plow so deep and when we were plowing this past weekend for the most part my plow would ride on the depth wheel but there were spots where it would come up a little. I raised the depth wheel back to where it originally was just to see how the Massey would do with the plow buried a little further in the hard pack and it pulled it just fine but would still come up on the real hard pack.

The three bottom plow that Dan(Halfscale) and his dad Jim built was awesome and a very neat experience pulling something like that with a garden tractor. I have seen the plow a couple times before at shows but never thought we would get the opportunity to pull something like that.
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Posted April 10, 2012 - 04:22 PM

Lots of great pictures and I'm sure a good time was had. I especially like that 5 yr old on the wheelhorse. Now that's some serious plowing!

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Posted April 14, 2012 - 07:53 AM

looks like a ton of fun! I love the pic of the young guy on the wheel horse!