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#1 The Fife Plooman OFFLINE  

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Posted February 19, 2015 - 02:32 AM

Hi All

My trial of my new plough did not go to plan but will stick with it and modify to suit,but here are some photos of what went on.

The ransome  worked well with the two furrow plough,the wheelhorse worked well with its skinny wheels but will have to get wheel weights note the temporary ones Tam And Alec. they made all the difference Ha Ha hope you like

Tam two furrow.JPG Well ploughed.JPG

Tam at work

Frank working.JPG Added weight.JPG

Frank at work 

Something different, judge the finishesGeorges Finish.JPG Tam Finish.JPG Douglas Finish.JPG Finish Frank.JPG Kobota finish.JPG

 

Have fun judging :angel:  :firejumper:  :camera:  :thank_you:  :reading_the_manual:


Edited by The Fife Plooman, February 19, 2015 - 02:33 AM.

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Posted February 19, 2015 - 05:29 AM

Nice to see some ground plowing instead of snow plowing. Thanks, Noel.
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Posted February 19, 2015 - 06:33 AM

Great pictures :thumbs:     Are you keeping the same tires on the WH and just add weights or change the tires too ? 


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Posted February 19, 2015 - 07:06 AM

Nice plowing.
You guys really have it together when it comes to nice furrows and square finishes

I like your volunteer weights, you know they're friends if they trust your driving and will perch on the fender :D

Thanks for the pics.
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Posted February 19, 2015 - 07:24 AM

Wow,

Thanks for sharing. You guys really do a great job plowing and as Alan said a super finish as well. It looks like you have a lot of fun doing it also.

 

 

Take care,

Mike


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Posted February 19, 2015 - 07:56 AM

Aren't you guys in Winter now too??  I see Coats on ya, but wouldn't ground be Frozen?? You have earlier springs than US??


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Posted February 19, 2015 - 08:35 AM

Hi the tyres will remain but will be adding wheel weights somehow.

At the moment there is no frost or snow in our area ,long my it continue

:bigrofl:  :thank_you:  :watch_over_fence:  :ok:


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Posted February 19, 2015 - 09:05 AM

Looks like you had fun.



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Posted February 19, 2015 - 09:50 AM

Nice plowing.
You guys really have it together when it comes to nice furrows and square finishes
 

 

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Posted February 19, 2015 - 12:03 PM

That Ransomes is quite the machine, pulling a double bottom plow.  What engine is in it, and how many hp???

 

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Posted February 19, 2015 - 02:22 PM

Hi Smitty

The crawler is a Ransome MG 6 has a Ransome 600 cc engine

If you Google Ransome MG 6 you will get details and photos

George S :beerchug:  :bigrofl:  :thank_you:


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Posted February 19, 2015 - 09:19 PM

Hi Smitty

The crawler is a Ransome MG 6 has a Ransome 600 cc engine

If you Google Ransome MG 6 you will get details and photos

George S :beerchug:  :bigrofl:  :thank_you:

That's quite the engine... one lung, hand crank,  Bet it has a lot of torque...

Smitty


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Posted February 20, 2015 - 09:58 PM

Many years ago, when I was 11 years old, my uncle taught me to plow straight furrows. I thought I learned to do a pretty good job. I have never in my life seen furrows as straight as is in these photos! Well done , Sirs!

 

The finishes are all outstanding.


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Posted February 22, 2015 - 10:52 AM

Hi All

This is what I call Seat time,nice fire nice nice mantle shelf nice cat hope you like

Blowing sleet but who cares

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Nice fire.JPG Nice very nice.JPG


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Posted February 22, 2015 - 11:07 AM

And a nice looking bottle on the mantle too.
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