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Introducing Big Bertha (Aka Ol' Ugly)


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#1 KennyP ONLINE  

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Posted April 20, 2012 - 03:55 PM

Got her all back together except for a few minor things: battery, exhaust, and hydraulic hoses. Other than that, she's ready to rock-n-roll;
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Please excuse the board holding the 3-point up, no hoses as yet. Exhaust is giving me different opportunities, forgot about the braces for the grille. I think I have that figured out.
Daniel, if you still want to do the poll of her against Casey's Cat, feel free to borrow pics!
Oh yeah, here's a couple pics of how she looked before:
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 04:29 PM

Wow Kenny, she looks great. I know you weren't heading for a "Restore" but you sure have given Bertha a "Resurrection"

:thumbs: Good Job, thanks for the pics!
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 04:45 PM

Great looking tractor. She should definitely do the job.

Bill
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 04:53 PM

I love it Kenny. Those tires look positively humongous! The hitch looks like a factory setup. Very nice!
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 04:56 PM

nice! ought to do the work. ya did a good job on that. :thumbs:

Edited by JBBR, April 20, 2012 - 04:57 PM.

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Posted April 20, 2012 - 05:00 PM

Boy oh boy, that's a big change! Big Bertha looks about ready to throw her weight around.

Great job!
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 05:51 PM

Looks great Kenny! It looks like a beast. I can't wait to see it in action! Are you gonna put any decals on it or just leave it au natural?
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 06:05 PM

Looks great Kenny. I like those huge rear tires.
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 07:57 PM

Kenny that looks awesome!!!!!!!! Great Job on her!!!!!!!! WOW!!!!!!!!!
With those monster tires on it you should just turn that 3 point into a wheelie bar LOl. Looks like a dragster!
I also like the front end. It looks like it is smiling :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs:
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 07:59 PM

Big Bertha or ol ugly doesn't look to bad and it's got awful big rear tires. :thumbs:
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 08:09 PM

There's nothin ugly about that.
Great job Kenny!
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 08:33 PM

Looks great Kenny! I've seen a few Craftman's in that style that looked pretty good, but they all had AG's.
The Turfs look even bigger than ags. I like your color choice.
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 08:34 PM

Sure looks like a beast. Great job Kenny. I'm lookin forward to pics of it
dragging the dump trailer around.
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 08:44 PM

Great looking tractor, you did a fantastic job on it. You should have no problem pulling the world around as soon as you find the place to hook the tow chain.
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Posted April 20, 2012 - 08:45 PM

There's nothin ugly about that.
Great job Kenny!

Dan already said it. Great job.




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