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#1 propane1 ONLINE  

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Posted October 11, 2017 - 04:55 PM

In the gardens today with the homemade loader, have to be levelled, right. So, I brought in the heavy equipment for that job. The MF 14 and dozer blade did a great job.

Noel

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Posted October 11, 2017 - 04:58 PM

Nice job! And a little more seat time!


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Posted October 11, 2017 - 05:08 PM

Getting plenty of seat time lately , nice.


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Posted October 11, 2017 - 05:47 PM

Love color of the soil!  Mostly clay and sand around here.  In Sudbury... all rocks.  Nice tractor Noel, thank you for sharing. 


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Posted October 11, 2017 - 06:07 PM

We have the red dirt in one part of Ontario......its near a village called Terra Cotta (baked earth)


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Posted October 11, 2017 - 06:34 PM

Very nice work Noel.  Good job :thumbs:


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Posted October 11, 2017 - 08:48 PM

Looks like good job, BUT, how come I can't do crap with a blade on any tractor I've tried to??? Float blade digs too much, just moves dirt off what it is supposed to be on.  The slight lift works some, but soon as tractor goes up or down in dips or hills, blade does too, so dirt looks same up/down wavy.  Backing does some better, but not really way I want.  If hydraulic lift and can play all day with lever, up/down/up/down as riding, but is more pain to watch for all that than worth. Usually just go get shovels and garden rake and push shove around to finish. What's the secret??? :wallbanging:


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Posted October 12, 2017 - 08:10 AM

I have a manual lift on my tractor and it can be a real pain holding the button to keep it from locking as I push dirt but I usually get a good finish.


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Posted October 12, 2017 - 12:05 PM

I know what your saying glgrumpy, it’s not easy. I went ahead slow and did the up/down thing with the blade, then back dragged.

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