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Posted March 22, 2015 - 12:40 PM

Went for a little drive to get a reel mower for the RAM. Its in great shape other than the wheels have been swapped out for some plastic ones. Should be able to get that taken care of with a couple parts reels I've got. Its also missing the tag which bums me out a bit. Nice thing is that the wood rollers are in decent shape.

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Posted March 22, 2015 - 12:43 PM

Nice Find!

I assume you already have the front hitch?


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Posted March 22, 2015 - 12:48 PM

Nice Find!
I assume you already have the front hitch?

No that I'll be getting in a month or so. Need to get the tractor tuned up first anyways.

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Posted March 22, 2015 - 12:49 PM

I would love to find one myself!

Been looking 2 years now.



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Posted March 22, 2015 - 12:51 PM

It the wrong color just like the tractor. It'll do for now though. Trying to get a shop at home set up for painting. Once its done I'll be getting green paint by the drum to get caught up with my painting.

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Posted March 22, 2015 - 12:58 PM

Oh I'm sorry, I forgot to post the rest of the pics....he he!

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Thanks again Adam and Michelle for bring this up to MN for me. Looking toward to meet up with yous again soon.
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Posted March 22, 2015 - 01:00 PM

You lucky Dog!!!

Side mounted Reel mowers is another thing on my wish list!

 

Those are really going to look great


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Posted March 22, 2015 - 01:00 PM

For the RAM??? What is that?   What is attraction of the reel mowers?  I've heard only good if you keep lawns real short, and also not good on rough and rolling lawns. Plus, seems much more work to set one up and keep sharp!  To me seems like out-dated technowledgy (sic).  Guess you have to be a Bolen's collector and like the old stuff then, huh!



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Posted March 22, 2015 - 01:02 PM

For the RAM??? What is that?   What is attraction of the reel mowers?  I've heard only good if you keep lawns real short, and also not good on rough and rolling lawns. Plus, seems much more work to set one up and keep sharp!  To me seems like out-dated technowledgy (sic).  Guess you have to be a Bolen's collector and like the old stuff then, huh!


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Posted March 22, 2015 - 01:18 PM

For the RAM??? What is that?   What is attraction of the reel mowers?  I've heard only good if you keep lawns real short, and also not good on rough and rolling lawns. Plus, seems much more work to set one up and keep sharp!  To me seems like out-dated technowledgy (sic).  Guess you have to be a Bolen's collector and like the old stuff then, huh!

 

How could you not Love a Ride-a-Matic sporting a full set of reels!!??? :poke:

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Posted March 22, 2015 - 01:25 PM

You lucky Dog!!!

Side mounted Reel mowers is another thing on my wish list!

 

Those are really going to look great

Yea..... you lucky dog is right that is really cool I have a cultivator, mold board plow and  snow blade for my super RAM but would love to have that


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Posted March 22, 2015 - 05:09 PM

That looks really nice. What a great set of attachments to have.


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Posted March 22, 2015 - 07:26 PM

WOW, you have a dandy set of reels there.

Thanks for the photos.


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Posted March 22, 2015 - 09:11 PM

Wow, Really nice set of reels you got here. I  hope to get one of the reels for the Squire 6, Bolens 600 with different sheet metal.


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Posted March 22, 2015 - 10:28 PM

Nice reel setup. Once they are tuned, you will really enjoy using them.

GL, I prefer the reels cut wise. Also, love the ease of cleanup.
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