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#1 MH81 ONLINE  

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Posted September 05, 2012 - 09:19 PM

Got the belt back on the tiller & decided to hit the worst of the garden. This is the rows of Sweet Corn. (We haven't weeded in about 3 weeks thru here (time and gumption).

We cut the corn stalks down and I'm just tilling them in. The tines are only set about 3" deep here as I wanted to mangle everything tonight and do a deep pass in a few days. I figure it'll take me that long to get the dirt out of my hair. :)


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Posted September 05, 2012 - 09:28 PM

Man that tiller spins fast, last time when I used the tiller on my Massey it doesn't kick up the dirt at all like yours does, my tines probably spin 1/4 the RPMs yours does.
Neat Video :thumbs:
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Posted September 05, 2012 - 09:28 PM

Good job tilling, and when you throttle it up, that tiller really slings the dirt!
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Posted September 05, 2012 - 09:43 PM

The dirt doth fly! Thanks for sharing. I've wanted one of those for a while, but they don't come up that often in my area.

But, did I hear surging when it was without a loaded?
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Posted September 05, 2012 - 09:51 PM

But, did I hear surging when it was without a loaded?


Yeah, the carb is pretty bad. I'm thinking it's time for a new one for it. the rebuild & clean worked great for a while, but it clogged up again I think.

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Posted September 05, 2012 - 09:56 PM

This must mean it is getting time for spring planting! I know it can't be fall tilling yet. Please tell me I didn't miss summer again :mecry: :mecry:
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Posted September 05, 2012 - 10:19 PM

This must mean it is getting time for spring planting! I know it can't be fall tilling yet. Please tell me I didn't miss summer again :mecry: :mecry:

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Posted September 05, 2012 - 10:23 PM

nice hearin from ya

Thanks! I miss you all!
I am hoping to be caught up this month. Looking forward to returning soon.

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Posted September 05, 2012 - 10:51 PM

nice hearin from ya



Ditto.


Geeze Alan, that thing really flings the dirt. As DH1 said, the MF tiller is really slow compared to that.
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Posted September 05, 2012 - 11:26 PM

Thanks! I miss you all!
I am hoping to be caught up this month. Looking forward to returning soon.


Looking forward to you coming back Chris. Hope all is going well.



Alan, that is a nice unit. I'm mulling one over on Craigs. Not sure I "need" it yet.
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Posted September 06, 2012 - 12:51 AM

It does churn things up. Thanks for the video!
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Posted September 06, 2012 - 04:37 AM

Looking forward to you coming back Chris. Hope all is going well.




Ditto.

Alan,that's a nice machine,and thanks for the video.

You looked like you were trying to do a pedicure on your left foot. :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth:
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Posted September 06, 2012 - 05:53 AM

Thanks for the Video
I cant get over how fast those tines spin!
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Posted September 06, 2012 - 08:33 AM

Awesome tilling video! Thanks for sharing!
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