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#1 Mitchell Cain OFFLINE  

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Posted February 13, 2013 - 09:12 PM

Due to many request by members .
I restored this tractor in the spring of 2012 it has Firestone tires all the way around Deupont primer & paint and has 3-point.Then I added the front and rear weights.
Owned and restored by Mitchell Cain- Alexandria Indiana Hope you all enjoy.




Added and restored the 80 cart also before first show.
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Posted February 13, 2013 - 09:21 PM

Nice work Mitchell. Mine doesn't look near as good as yours. Someday, hopefully soon, I'd like to restore my 140's along with the 120's, but right now I need to concentrate on keeping my wife happy with a new kitchen.


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Posted February 13, 2013 - 09:23 PM

Mitchell, that is a great restore.  Thanks for all the great photographs.  Very nice result.



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Posted February 13, 2013 - 10:23 PM

That's a beautiful 140. You did an awesome job on it. :thumbs:



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Posted February 13, 2013 - 10:23 PM

Beautiful restoration, thanks for sharing

By the way, I took out your personal contact info, web bots & crawlers look for that stuff. Best to use the PM feature.

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Posted February 13, 2013 - 10:26 PM

That's a fine looking machine. Thanks for the time line in pic.



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Posted February 13, 2013 - 11:09 PM

i need to go change shirts , this one has drool on it .



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Posted February 14, 2013 - 03:12 AM

real great, you can be proud! :smiley-score010:



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Posted February 14, 2013 - 06:36 AM

Thanks for taking the time to take the pictures and share them with us.



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Posted February 14, 2013 - 06:54 AM

Sure looks nice thanks for sharing the pictures



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Posted February 14, 2013 - 07:14 AM

Very nice looking tractor you have there! Thanks for the pics!



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Posted February 14, 2013 - 09:33 AM

Very nice work and a great looking tractor, maybe i should just drop off the boxes my h3 is in on your door step, i feel embarrased now but someday i my post mine as being as nice hopefully



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Posted February 14, 2013 - 10:56 AM

Very nice tractor. Great job on the restoration. 140's are a favourite of mine but there are none to be found up here.



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Posted February 14, 2013 - 12:53 PM

After looking at the pictures for the second time.....if someone saw the finished product they would think it was a brand new tractor that just came from the dealer. Nice! :thumbs:



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Posted February 14, 2013 - 01:53 PM

Very Very Nice tractor.  something to be proud of.

 

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