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#1 willy OFFLINE  

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Posted June 22, 2013 - 04:20 PM

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Well it is almost done . Need to make new hood bracket so hood will lower some on the steering wheel . Wisconsin BKN motor , 3 speed trans.
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The last pic' is a 1953 next project
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Posted June 22, 2013 - 04:25 PM

NICE!!!


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Posted June 22, 2013 - 04:58 PM

Very nice sharp tractor!  I would love to own one of those.  The Wisconsin BKN is a great power plant, I have one on a homemade generator and it always starts like a champ.

 

Ben W.


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Posted June 22, 2013 - 08:03 PM

Very nice. Great work you've done there.

Please explain how that steering works?


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Posted June 22, 2013 - 08:24 PM

Sweet machine. Thanks for sharing



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Posted June 22, 2013 - 08:24 PM

Looks very nice...Thanks for the photos.



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Posted June 22, 2013 - 08:43 PM

      The steering is worked by a cable in the tube , much like a weed eater . Some day I may have to replace it , I'll go with a sewer machine cable . Gears in trans are straight cut , no shift on the fly .  The company  was a old machine factory , war effort you know . so they are built tough . Around 600 lbs shipping , 1/2 to 1 1/2 in first , 6 mph third gear . 


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Posted June 22, 2013 - 09:11 PM

Very nice tractors you have there :thumbs: I  was also  wondering how the steering worked,, thanks



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Posted June 27, 2013 - 06:35 AM

Wow that's a nice lil tractor!




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