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#1 pharmer ONLINE  

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Posted May 21, 2013 - 07:21 PM

This was at the Scantic Valley show this past weekend. It was custom built. Look closely at the engine

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Posted May 21, 2013 - 07:43 PM

Looks like TWO engines in tandem


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Posted May 21, 2013 - 07:48 PM

yeah...2 engines in tandem 1 carb


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Posted May 21, 2013 - 07:58 PM

Well.....  it's pretty different!  For sure, IHC never made anything like it.


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Posted May 21, 2013 - 08:15 PM

Well.....  it's pretty different!  For sure, IHC never made anything like it.

Neither did John Deere, but someone put a lot of time in this take a good look at the governor setup


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Posted May 21, 2013 - 08:28 PM

That is impressive.  Did you get to hear it run?

 

Is that an idea for next weeks project...  :smilewink:

 

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Posted May 21, 2013 - 08:42 PM

No...I waited around a bit for the owner to return . It was getting warm and my granddaughter was getting anxious to go.
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Posted May 21, 2013 - 08:52 PM

I like the governor!!   :dancingbanana:


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Posted May 21, 2013 - 09:30 PM

That is very cool. "Nohn Deere".  :D

 

I wonder what size the engines are, maybe 8 hp each?  I would really love to hear it running. I wonder if the builder timed them so that it has a firing order like an old 2-cylinder Deere? Now, THAT would be extra cool. 


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Posted May 22, 2013 - 09:36 AM

That is very impressive work !   I didn't even think how it was timed Lee but  your right would be neat to hear run


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Posted May 22, 2013 - 05:18 PM

I work in the Enfield where the owner lives. I wonder if I contacted him , he would let me make a short video of it running to post on here. I could get all the background of how this all came about. What do you guys think?

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Posted May 23, 2013 - 06:11 AM

I work in the Enfield where the owner lives. I wonder if I contacted him , he would let me make a short video of it running to post on here. I could all the background of how this all came about. What do you guys think?

That would be cool!


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Posted May 23, 2013 - 06:34 AM

I work in the Enfield where the owner lives. I wonder if I contacted him , he would let me make a short video of it running to post on here. I could all the background of how this all came about. What do you guys think?

 

Yes, that would be nice to find out more about this tractor.

He sure put a lot of work into it.


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Posted May 23, 2013 - 09:10 PM

^ What they said! 


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Posted May 23, 2013 - 09:53 PM

What are you waiting for?

 

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