Jump to content

Nominations for Tractor of the Month
Garden Tractors and Parts on eBay



Photo
- - - - -

Tractors with names


  • Please log in to reply
32 replies to this topic

#16 John Arsenault ONLINE  

John Arsenault
  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 76279
  • 770 Thanks
  • 510 posts
  • Location: Maine

Posted July 14, 2016 - 07:02 AM

I call my MTD "BLUTO"

 

attachicon.gifSAM_1863c.JPG

 

 

Thats pretty original , I bet no one shares the same name ....good one



#17 jdcrawler OFFLINE  

jdcrawler

    tinkerer

  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 1639
  • 3,173 Thanks
  • 1,724 posts
  • Location: Madison, Indiana

Posted July 14, 2016 - 09:19 PM

My only tractor that has a name is the " R/T " tractor ( that stands for " Ray's tractor " ).

 

145.JPG


Edited by jdcrawler, July 14, 2016 - 09:19 PM.

  • MH81, MFDAC, MolonLabe and 1 other said thanks

#18 MolonLabe OFFLINE  

MolonLabe

    Rust Wrangler

  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 59683
  • 411 Thanks
  • 215 posts
  • Location: Noblesville, In.

Posted July 15, 2016 - 02:43 PM

Thats pretty original , I bet no one shares the same name ....good one

John, it's named after Popeye's buddy Bluto, a real brute! He later became Brutus but us old timers remember him as Bluto.

Bluto-10.jpg


  • MH81, KennyP, MFDAC and 2 others have said thanks

#19 MH81 ONLINE  

MH81

    Proud to be Deplorable

  • Staff Admin
  • Staff
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 802
  • 27,271 Thanks
  • 28,609 posts
  • Location: N. W. PA

Posted July 15, 2016 - 03:09 PM

My only tractor that has a name is the " R/T " tractor ( that stands for " Ray's tractor " ).
 
attachicon.gif145.JPG


I loved that build too.
  • jdcrawler and KennyP have said thanks

#20 KennyP ONLINE  

KennyP

    FORDoholic

  • Super Moderator
  • Staff
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 2253
  • 28,419 Thanks
  • 39,669 posts
  • Location: Collinsville, Oklahoma

Posted July 15, 2016 - 03:35 PM

I loved that build too.

ME too! Gave me the will to build Alice!


  • jdcrawler said thank you

#21 MFDAC OFFLINE  

MFDAC

    Only member from Western South Dakota!

  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Member No: 5815
  • 2,028 Thanks
  • 1,123 posts
  • Location: East of Rapid City, SD in Rapid Valley

Posted July 15, 2016 - 07:31 PM

I remember him as "Bluto" also Major! A friend a long time ago went by that nick name, also derived from that character.

 

I dig the "optional" R/T badging on your tractor, Ray!!! Looks like a great machine.

 

DAC


  • MH81 and jdcrawler have said thanks

#22 Xrperry ONLINE  

Xrperry
  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 73285
  • 264 Thanks
  • 306 posts

Posted July 15, 2016 - 10:13 PM

meet the anti-christ.lol. im sure it moves around by itself at night but wont start when i need it to

Attached Thumbnails

  • old craftsman amf.jpg

Edited by Xrperry, July 15, 2016 - 10:17 PM.

  • MFDAC, MolonLabe and holdenboy1960 have said thanks

#23 BTS ONLINE  

BTS

    Make Stuff Up

  • Senior Member
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 11851
  • 2,733 Thanks
  • 1,727 posts
  • Location: BURNS KS

Posted July 15, 2016 - 11:22 PM

The names of my tractors is very complicated, lets see if anyone can figure them out, the names are "Kubota", "Bolens" and "Simplicity".

Attached Thumbnails

  • Garden 094.jpg
  • Potatoes 070.jpg
  • Greenhouse corn planter 006.jpg
  • 1-18-15 003.jpg
  • Simplicity 7018 PAINTED 010.jpg
  • Simplicity 7018 PAINTED 013.jpg

  • MFDAC, MolonLabe, holdenboy1960 and 1 other said thanks

#24 MH81 ONLINE  

MH81

    Proud to be Deplorable

  • Staff Admin
  • Staff
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 802
  • 27,271 Thanks
  • 28,609 posts
  • Location: N. W. PA

Posted July 16, 2016 - 08:35 AM

I would bet the mostly white on is Kubota, but beyond that...
  • BTS and Xrperry have said thanks

#25 John Arsenault ONLINE  

John Arsenault
  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 76279
  • 770 Thanks
  • 510 posts
  • Location: Maine

Posted July 19, 2016 - 08:25 PM

A new name is born ......yep she named this one today 

 

20160719_155817.jpg

Meet "lucy" 


  • larrybl, MH81, KennyP and 3 others have said thanks

#26 Xrperry ONLINE  

Xrperry
  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 73285
  • 264 Thanks
  • 306 posts

Posted July 19, 2016 - 09:01 PM

meet old blue. pic is from the day i brought it home. it is cleaned up a bit now

Attached Thumbnails

  • IMG_0598.JPG

  • larrybl, MH81, KennyP and 3 others have said thanks

#27 larrybl ONLINE  

larrybl

    Texas Member

  • Site Supporter
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 415
  • 4,943 Thanks
  • 3,322 posts
  • Location: Central Texas

Posted July 19, 2016 - 09:43 PM

Good names.


  • Xrperry said thank you

#28 bbuckler OFFLINE  

bbuckler
  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 59269
  • 2,084 Thanks
  • 1,889 posts
  • Location: Killeen,Tx

Posted July 19, 2016 - 09:51 PM

I started calling my Wheelhorse C-120 "Old Red"


  • KennyP, MFDAC and MolonLabe have said thanks

#29 jdslednut OFFLINE  

jdslednut

    Tractorholic

  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 77
  • 636 Thanks
  • 837 posts
  • Location: Winthrop, MN

Posted July 20, 2016 - 01:28 AM

I didn't name it but many moons ago a member on this site gave it a name that stuck with me, "Crud Cadet."

 

CC1.jpg

 

CC2.jpg


  • KennyP, MFDAC and MolonLabe have said thanks

#30 John Arsenault ONLINE  

John Arsenault
  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 76279
  • 770 Thanks
  • 510 posts
  • Location: Maine

Posted July 20, 2016 - 06:55 AM

I did not name mine either. My wife chose both name....First one "stinky" I think she made up to make fun of my tractor ...after seeing me put all that work into getting it running and painting it I put in 1 of the 4 engines I had and it fogged up the yard. Between the bad rings , the mmo in the gas, and the oil I put directly into the engine to lube the valves I am surprised that the fire department didn't show up. 

 

Yesterday I was just finishing up on my wifes ride and was checking out a snow blower for it earlier that day. After I pushed them all out to take the picture she asked me if the guy called about the snow blower for "lucy" .....I looked at her and questioned "lucy"? Thinking to my self man this thing is tight how can she call it lucy. Anyway the name stuck, later on she asked me if she wanted me to park Lucy in the garage...I said sure then came in here to tell you all the new name. 






Top