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Posted September 21, 2015 - 08:23 AM

My coil is also on a switch, mainly cause with my ignition switch went bad and was originally set up for the SSI module.  

 

Man, that 4x4 is a cool truck!


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Posted September 21, 2015 - 07:51 PM

Larry check this out http://killeen.craig...5232829996.html


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Posted September 21, 2015 - 08:12 PM

Thanks, Sent him an email, and left a phone message.



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Posted September 21, 2015 - 08:31 PM

Thanks, Sent him an email, and left a phone message.

It a good deal for the attachments. I would went after it  but I got money tied up in a trade for a cub cadet.



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Posted September 22, 2015 - 11:45 AM

Someone else beet me to it :wallbanging:



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Posted September 22, 2015 - 02:08 PM

Good idea on the switch. Don't want to fry those points.


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Posted September 24, 2015 - 08:09 PM

Some final touches, A battery tie down, and a power port, fused of course, :thumbs:

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Posted September 30, 2015 - 07:58 PM

Made a couple magnet decals for the show this weekend.

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Posted September 30, 2015 - 09:45 PM

Neat idea
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Posted October 01, 2015 - 04:49 AM

How did you accomplish that?


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Posted October 01, 2015 - 08:40 AM

I had some regular fridge magnets, you know like had measurement conversions for cooking, and what not. I printed out the (1979 Roper) on the adhesive paper that I used for the other decals. I painted the magnets white, and stuck the lables to the magnets.


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Posted October 01, 2015 - 07:33 PM

Some of you may already know this, but Old Girl won Machine of the Month (MoM) over there. In their contest another member has to nominate your machine, I was nominated, and won. I was up against the following;

 

Snapper LT12

2012 John Deere X748 H5

boschung pony, 1985. 40hp vw diesel, 6F 6R plus hydrostat, locking diffs, 7 hyd circuits, dump, heat and def, weighs 4000 lbs

Full size hydraulic FEL hedge cutter

Bolens HT-20

JD X324 with my home made cab, 4 led floods and custom built aluminum shute for the blower

 

 

 

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Posted October 01, 2015 - 07:36 PM

Well, congrats!
You have a darned fine machine and have done a wonderful job making her new again.
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Posted October 01, 2015 - 07:42 PM

Yes congratulations you earned for sure on this one. :thumbs:


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Posted October 02, 2015 - 04:44 AM

Congrats, Larry! You spent a lot of time making her look better than new!


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