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#1 Delmar OFFLINE  

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Posted January 29, 2013 - 12:19 PM

Yep.   I did it.  I traded the Massey For a John Deere.   Gone is the 316GTX.  :boo_hoo:  New to me is another John Deere H3 140.  This one has been restored.  It does have new paint,the seat is in great shape and is the right seat, it does have a fresh rebuild on the 14 hp kohler, and it came with a 46 inch mower deck with new bearings and a 54 inch snowblade with 4-way hydraulics. The hood on it is not cracked and the headlight bezel is in excellent condition too.   I couldn't help myself.  The green is starting to win me over!  I put the integral hitch on it that I got off the 110 and I had my trailer hooked up to it yesterday and was moving rocks with it.


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Posted January 29, 2013 - 12:22 PM

Congratulations.  It sounds really nice.  I look forward to pictures.


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Posted January 29, 2013 - 12:33 PM

Those 140 H-3's a great tractors. That is the model that got me hooked JD. Post some pictures when you get the chance.


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Posted January 29, 2013 - 01:11 PM

i have looked at several garden tractors in the past year some AC a few red cubs and all i did was kick the tires but i hope to come across a good 140 h3 some day that doesn't require a lot of work . there wont be any tire kickin im buyin it . 



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Posted January 29, 2013 - 02:37 PM

:picsoritsnotyours:   Sound like you came out OK on the deal. Congratulations! 


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Posted January 29, 2013 - 04:58 PM

i agree with HDWildBill  :camera: :ditto: :picsoritsnotyours: :wewantpics:


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Posted January 29, 2013 - 05:23 PM

Congrats. Sounds like a nice 140. I have to settle for 3oo series up here . I've yet to see a 140 for sale locally. 


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Posted January 29, 2013 - 06:49 PM

At -a-boy! Prayers do come true. Now if I can just pray a little harder, maybe we can get the other "red" collectors to convert to "green"! :smilewink:


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Posted January 29, 2013 - 07:30 PM

At -a-boy! Prayers do come true. Now if I can just pray a little harder, maybe we can get the other "red" collectors to convert to "green"! :smilewink:


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You funny, funny man.
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Posted January 29, 2013 - 07:32 PM

 Now if I can just pray a little harder, maybe we can get the other "red" collectors to convert to "green"! :smilewink:

 

NEVER!  I may own green, but I'll never be pulled from being a "Red Tractor Guy"!  Come to think of it, I've never sprayed green paint on any machine of mine.  Guess the only time was to spray Meangreen's JD430.



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Posted January 29, 2013 - 07:41 PM

At -a-boy! Prayers do come true. Now if I can just pray a little harder, maybe we can get the other "red" collectors to convert to "green"! :smilewink:

:bigrofl: Good one Troy.

 

 

 Congrats JBBR  on the 140 :thumbs:

 

 

Mark


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Posted January 29, 2013 - 07:42 PM

NEVER!  I may own green, but I'll never be pulled from being a "Red Tractor Guy"!  Come to think of it, I've never sprayed green paint on any machine of mine.  Guess the only time was to spray Meangreen's JD430.

 

I can see it now, Daniel's green cows!!!!   :rolling:  :rolling:  :rolling:



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Posted January 29, 2013 - 07:45 PM

I can see it now, Daniel's green cows!!!!   :rolling:  :rolling:  :rolling:

 

Had several get into the manure pit, so I know what a green cow actually looks like!   And JBBR... the 140 is a great tractor!


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Posted January 29, 2013 - 09:34 PM

NEVER!  I may own green, but I'll never be pulled from being a "Red Tractor Guy"!  Come to think of it, I've never sprayed green paint on any machine of mine.  Guess the only time was to spray Meangreen's JD430.

 

 I'll keep praying for you Daniel, and you too Alan. Who knows, one of these days, you just might change your minds.



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Posted January 29, 2013 - 09:47 PM

At -a-boy! Prayers do come true. Now if I can just pray a little harder, maybe we can get the other "red" collectors to convert to "green"! :smilewink:

Not if we can convert you first. :poke:


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