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#1 propane1 ONLINE  

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Posted April 11, 2014 - 04:26 PM

I used this disk at the Dundas Plowing Match last year here in PEI. Had a lot of fun. The area I disked was the practice area for the antique farm tractors before the real plowing took place. Disks did a nice job. Noel 

 

I had the disks on the LGT 100 open side tractor with weight on the disks. 

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Posted April 11, 2014 - 04:28 PM

Putting them to work and getting it done.

 

Good Stuff


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Posted April 11, 2014 - 04:55 PM

Nice Stuff, Some good seat time there.


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Posted April 11, 2014 - 06:15 PM

Disc, then plow???  Ummm! Isn't that backwards?  Doesn't that make the plowing able to be done even with "Wimpy" sizes then? 

Just kidding here, have no idea of plowing and haven't done it. Just wanted to be included in conversation cause I'm bored! :smilewink:


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Posted April 11, 2014 - 08:16 PM

Is that a factory sleeve hitch for each tractor?
Those are pretty rare!
Can you lift that disc with the tractor? Or is it just a drag harrow?

Joe
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Posted April 11, 2014 - 08:57 PM

No problem to lift with the hydraulics and with the manual lift on the LGT 100 with manual lift, just extra arm power. Noel.
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Posted April 11, 2014 - 08:58 PM

Sorry, every thing is factory on the lifts. Noel
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Posted April 11, 2014 - 08:59 PM

That disk was doing a nice job there.  Good looking setup!


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Posted April 11, 2014 - 09:03 PM

Disc, then plow??? Ummm! Isn't that backwards? Doesn't that make the plowing able to be done even with "Wimpy" sizes then?
Just kidding here, have no idea of plowing and haven't done it. Just wanted to be included in conversation cause I'm bored! :smilewink:


You should try it !! It's fun and makes the tractor work. Noel

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Posted April 12, 2014 - 01:29 AM

I like it. I am sure your tractor and disks would like a holiday in Scotland :wave:

George S


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Posted April 12, 2014 - 03:18 AM

thanx for the pix, Noel. well done.


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Posted April 12, 2014 - 08:32 AM

... Can you lift that disc with the tractor? Or is it just a drag harrow?

Joe

 

The sleeve hitch disks were not designed to be lifted.  I guess maybe some people have done it, but it's not recommended.


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Posted April 13, 2014 - 11:21 PM

Curious - if the disks aren't lifted by the sleeve hitch, how are they transported?



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Posted April 13, 2014 - 11:25 PM

Curious - if the disks aren't lifted by the sleeve hitch, how are they transported?


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Posted April 14, 2014 - 05:06 AM

They are lifted by the sleeve hitch. Noel




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