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#1 Auburn David OFFLINE  

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Posted October 31, 2014 - 01:12 PM

https://www.youtube....o31_3UzTTY#t=17


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Posted October 31, 2014 - 01:21 PM

I had seen that before but it was definately worth watching again.

A couple of 100 pound propane cylinders would be sized just right for a garden tractor.  :thumbs:


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Posted October 31, 2014 - 01:24 PM

No snow down this way..



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Posted October 31, 2014 - 01:29 PM

Sand?



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Posted October 31, 2014 - 01:30 PM

 

I believe it failed as being somewhat useless in deep powder snow,,,you would be hitching up the team.  This version running on water was not well thought out...it will run on water but floating is also a bit critical

 

 

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Posted October 31, 2014 - 01:32 PM

 

 

I believe it failed as being somewhat useless in deep powder snow,,,you would be hitching up the team.  This version running on water was not well thought out...it will run on water but floating is also a bit critical

 

 

 

I could see theirs fail before they even tried it out..


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Posted October 31, 2014 - 01:36 PM

I'll get right on it!


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Posted October 31, 2014 - 01:39 PM



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Posted October 31, 2014 - 01:42 PM

I think the military has a updated versioning that. I also think that background music sounds familiar maybe from some 2 in the morning short movies I've seen. Wink Wink. What were we commenting on again? Must focus
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Posted October 31, 2014 - 01:55 PM

There's a fellow in Gainsville GA that has one of those. We used to lease our shop from him and I even picked up some of his Fordsons when he bought them from around the country. His name is or Was Clint Puckett and I don't even know if he is still alive.


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Posted October 31, 2014 - 01:55 PM

Well......Auburn, you just posted the other day you needed to build something. NOW is your chance!!


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Posted October 31, 2014 - 02:06 PM

There was a "half track and skis" conversion for the model T Ford that was popular up until WWII.

SD530228.JPG   There are still a few of them around. Good Luck, Rick


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Posted October 31, 2014 - 04:15 PM

For a couple years now I have had an idea floating amongst the brain cells.   Start with a donor ZTR mower .......       problem is there isn't  anywhere to run it other than in the snow.     But it would be COOL  to have.   Rick


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Posted October 31, 2014 - 04:18 PM

Well......Auburn, you just posted the other day you needed to build something. NOW is your chance!!

I second the motion


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Posted October 31, 2014 - 04:22 PM

I had seen that before but it was definately worth watching again.

A couple of 100 pound propane cylinders would be sized just right for a garden tractor.  :thumbs:

When ya' gonna start on one???   :D


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