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#1 Tim Bergfeld OFFLINE  

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Posted September 08, 2014 - 08:56 PM

My wife has been cool with my tractor obsession. Now when I brought this 4041 simplicity home she wants one. I am cool with that but she wants it to be pink and white. That's right pink and white. So any thoughts guy and how does everyone's wife act about their tractors


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Posted September 08, 2014 - 09:06 PM

Paint it pink and white. Little things go a long way.

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Posted September 08, 2014 - 09:12 PM

Tim, get her one that's pink and white.  You need all the support you can get from the wife.


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Posted September 08, 2014 - 09:15 PM

My wife has been cool with my tractor obsession. Now when I brought this 4041 simplicity home she wants one. I am cool with that but she wants it to be pink and white. That's right pink and white. So any thoughts guy and how does everyone's wife act about their tractors
Tim

Do what she says or if she doesn't tell you too much let it fade away.
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Posted September 08, 2014 - 09:17 PM

but....  THE PATINA ?!?! :deadhorse:



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Posted September 08, 2014 - 09:31 PM

Pink and White. If that's all it takes to make the world a better place to live I'd do in a moment.  :thumbs: 


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Posted September 08, 2014 - 09:34 PM

ya wanna just collect tractors or do ya wanna be happy and collect tractors?


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Posted September 08, 2014 - 09:36 PM

Paint it pink and white. Little things go a long way.
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Ditto, in any scheme she wants...

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I wish my wife had my affliction. It would make the purchasing and storage easier...
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Posted September 08, 2014 - 10:19 PM

The 4041 has that convenient dash mounted hydro for her. I think all white with pink frame and stripes should make her happy.
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Posted September 08, 2014 - 10:33 PM

Ditto, in any scheme she wants...

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I wish my wife had my affliction. It would make the purchasing and storage easier...

The problem is my wife has an affliction, for classic cars, and sea-doos, and quads. We both had to stop when we ran out of space.

 

A couple years ago, she spied a Suzuki sport quad chassis I had, and decided she wanted a quad with a dragon scales paint job.

I had to drop in a Honda engine, and scrounge a cheap set of plastics, but I gave her what she wanted. It just made life easier.

 

She's never complained about anything I brought home, and has yet to nag me about selling something.


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Posted September 09, 2014 - 04:16 AM

My wife has been helping get all the horses ready for a parade on Saturday (9/13/14). She dosen't give me too much trouble about my hobby.

I am fortunate that she IS NOT a "pink" type of gal!


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Posted September 09, 2014 - 04:52 AM

   You would be amazed at what we do to keep our wives happy!!!!!!!!!!!!  If all I had to do was spray a quart of pink and a pint of white to keep her happy I would do it in a heart beat.  My wife now wants a new kitchen!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Posted September 09, 2014 - 05:00 AM

So paint it pink and white.  I would put any paint scheme on a tractor if it meant getting my wife to take a little interest in the hobby as something we could do together.  My wife is cool with everything unless it gets out of hand but she just doesn't get into going to the shows.


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Posted September 09, 2014 - 05:08 AM

I'll have to agree with the guys here! Paint that sucker how ever she wants it!


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Posted September 09, 2014 - 06:28 AM

As long as it's not taking away from living $$$$$, she doesn't care.


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