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#1 larrybl OFFLINE  

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 06:19 PM

Well, this is my first post to gtt, Hope you enjoy. My latest restore, Ford LGT-145. Saved from the scrap yard last year for $60.00, After 9 months in the brutial Tx 2011 summer, here he is.

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 06:25 PM

Very nice job and also a great video,does not look like $60.00 anymore

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 06:26 PM

You sure brought her back from the dead! Looks very good!

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 06:29 PM

That came out great, Larry. I got to see a lot of that before I came over here. That was one thread I followed till then. I was K108Cub.

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 06:44 PM

That is encouraging as mine is all apart and needs to be painted and put back together some day. Nice looking tractor and beautiful pictures.

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 07:09 PM

:thumbs: That was great! Thanks for sharing and :welcometogttalk:



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Posted July 09, 2012 - 07:15 PM

You did a great job! Like Kenny, I got to see most of your restoration over there.

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 07:29 PM

:welcometogttalk: Larry! Very nice to see another fellow Texan here, and great work on your Ford!! :thumbs:

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 07:53 PM

That turned out great. I'll bet there's a lot of hours invested in that restoration. Those rear tires are a great choice. Very grippy on just about any surface.

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 08:13 PM

Thanks all, yes most of my restores are over there. hopefully the next one will be here. Working through some financial issues, but hope to snag a winter project.

fyi for my youtubes search for "larrybl" there. I have many posted.
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Posted July 09, 2012 - 08:35 PM

Larry, I was wondering what part of TX. you are in? I'm located outside of San Antonio. It's nice to have yet another TEXAN join up here. Great looking 145, hope mine looks that good when I'm done.

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 09:20 PM

  • 35 Miles west of Waco

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 09:31 PM

Larry, very nice piece of equipment there. You really turned $60 into a million.

I had to laugh at your title... :thumbs:
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Posted July 09, 2012 - 09:36 PM

I chose the title carefully as I had some previous "expensive" restores under my belt. This stuck very well, and has been accurate... and now s affectionaly known as BMP.

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Posted July 09, 2012 - 09:40 PM

Larry, There is a good member up by you, "tinner".. Ronnie is a very nice guy. Here is a link to his member info page;

http://gardentractor...ser/961-tinner/




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