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#1 olcowhand ONLINE  

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Posted March 19, 2010 - 10:34 PM

Setting up a garden plow.


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Posted October 18, 2010 - 11:10 AM

Thank You for the info, I always wondered how to set up a garden tractor plow. Never thought to use a block of wood.

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Posted March 31, 2013 - 04:56 PM

That's my next project, My neighbor gave me a near bran new Brinly Plow he had sitting in his garage for near 10 yrs never been used, never had one or messed with one or talked with any one about one, so I set it behind my shed till I could get to it. Then telling my Uncle about it he told me MISTAKE put it inside the shed you don't want rust on it at all. So when I got home I went straight back there dug it out of 18" of snow and put it in the shed, and yes the rust had started :-( had I known sooner.


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Posted March 31, 2013 - 08:07 PM

As long as it is not pitted.......it will clean up with a little bit of plowing...


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Posted April 21, 2013 - 07:21 PM

Your remarks made me smile. Our Farm King rested under a tarp, the deck sat up against a tree, the blade sat on some blocks but the plow was carefully cleaned, heavily greased and put in the barn every year. My husband grew up on a farm. Everything is in the barn now.
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Posted April 22, 2013 - 04:26 PM

Maggie, glad to have you with us here. If you have some stories to tell us, start a thread. I'm sure folks would be happy to hear them!



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Posted April 23, 2013 - 07:30 PM

Thanks for the welcome. . . appreciated. My stories on the Farm King all center on the one time a year he used it. . . to plow the garden. The snow blade lost out to a skid steer front loader (no set up time) and then that lost out to our heading south when snow arrived. . . more fun.

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Posted February 12, 2015 - 12:52 PM

Welcome to the site Maggie.  Lot of good folk around these parts with lots of tales and information. Might check out the garden section too.






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