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#1 WNYTractorTinkerer ONLINE  

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Posted August 18, 2016 - 12:52 AM

:poke:  :love:  :camera:

 

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Posted August 18, 2016 - 01:36 AM

a waste of time and effort


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Posted August 18, 2016 - 02:48 AM

Minneapols-moline's last hope for modern machine.
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Posted August 18, 2016 - 04:23 AM

Fords last ditch effort to keep the Edsel in production.



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Posted August 18, 2016 - 04:31 AM

Pop had a huge surprise when he came home from vacation and found that the boys had renovated his car.





Anything is possible to a farm boy with dad's tools.
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Posted August 18, 2016 - 04:59 AM

What else could you do with a CAT yellow Edsel?



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Posted August 18, 2016 - 05:33 AM

I think that belongs to one of our members  kitty boy cat or something ?


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Posted August 18, 2016 - 07:56 AM

Waste of an awesome car



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Posted August 18, 2016 - 08:36 AM

It looks inoperable and like it's simply a parade float.  

I see no hydraulic lines, tracks look to be on wheels?, and everything looks a little too lightly built for heavy use.

 

I'm thinking they didn't really touch the car when doing this.


Edited by Dane in PA, August 18, 2016 - 11:11 AM.


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Posted August 18, 2016 - 08:40 AM

Do yuh think this will ruin the collector value? Maybe not.


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Posted August 18, 2016 - 08:41 AM

Guess that makes this car green, repurposing and all.  Still, not what I would of done with the car.



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Posted August 18, 2016 - 09:11 AM

A loader and backhoe make the lines of this Edsel flow

It comes with two tracks to give it traction to go

The company name on the bucket it sports

Says it's a construction company by what Google reports

Decked out in nice yellow paint so bright

Flashing lights on the roof draw attention to this site

Made for show at parades and exhibitions I would guess

For to put it to work I would think would cause stress

On too many parts and things that could brake

It's a one of a kind creation that someone decided to make

Enjoy the result for what it is - a marriage of parts

From a car and a hoe - definitely one for the arts

And who knows perhaps someday someone with more money than me

Will buy it and give it a new home in a basement as a thing of beauty

 

 



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Posted August 18, 2016 - 10:20 AM

and where is the automatic water mellon corer?!



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Posted August 18, 2016 - 10:33 AM

http://hooniverse.co...d-its-for-sale/

 

Check out this link.  Lots of pictures on that really neat build.


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Posted August 18, 2016 - 10:43 AM

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