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#1 glgrumpy OFFLINE  

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Posted July 06, 2015 - 03:05 AM

Fella at work tonight showed me pix of his wife doing a PEDAL tractor pull!  But, was on a modified Deere with high steering and a high seat. He said a company in Ohio somewhere comes to shows to put these on with this one tractor. The pedals are way up high also, and very low geared it looked like. He said could still use the rear for diff gears and had to progress up in gears as the competition went on. Weight sled had it's own small engine to drive back to beginning of pull lane. They did this on blacktop, but do dirt at places with no paving to use it on. My co-worker, a big 300lb guy got first place. He said not a lot of pedlars, 5 guys and 4 women is all at this show.

 

Ever heard of such a thing? Wonder if there's something on U-tube or other places? Too bad it had to be a Deere, but guess that's what people recognize.


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Posted July 06, 2015 - 03:45 AM

Heard of it already, never saw it yet. JDElfman is workng on buildng one.


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Posted July 06, 2015 - 05:45 AM

does this count ??  I made this for my daughter but I could ride it if needed.  made from a mid 60's simplicity landlord.

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Posted July 06, 2015 - 05:58 AM

TSC sells one. Kinda light duty, but served our purpose for a couple of years.
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Posted July 06, 2015 - 07:26 AM

does this count ??  I made this for my daughter but I could ride it if needed.  made from a mid 60's simplicity landlord.

No, this doesn't count! Fire trucks are red (and white) and all kind of tractors are green and yellow!

 

But I think, your daughter enjoys her vehicle  :wave:



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Posted July 06, 2015 - 07:28 AM

I want one



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Posted July 06, 2015 - 07:43 AM

Did it look something like this?

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Posted July 06, 2015 - 07:51 AM

First it was Bigger, maybe longer and taller. The pedals crank was way up high and as noted very low geared it showed in video, not as quick as kid's type. I just asked about sending to me, and AOL won't let it work to me.


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Posted July 06, 2015 - 08:18 AM

does this count ??  I made this for my daughter but I could ride it if needed.  made from a mid 60's simplicity landlord.

 

What a beautiful job there. Quite impressed............and inspired. Thanks for the pic :wave:



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Posted July 06, 2015 - 09:53 AM

This is a buddy of mine Sears suburban, high and low 6spd



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