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    Sep 2009

    Default Land plane/Dura big?

    I have a 53 HP Case 2wd and in the beginning stages of planning to build one of these for maintaining road and level some pasture land to a smoother terrain. How wide do you guys think for this tractor setup? We are in a sandy loam soil area. I do pull a 8' cross cut disc with it and getting deep with it does give me problems

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    Veteran Member Pete Judd's Avatar
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    The Thin Gravy Ranch in The wet PNW
    Yanmar 186d, JD 314

    Default Re: Land plane/Dura big?

    I just built one for my 18 hp Yanmar. It is 5 ft wide, and weighs with the blocks about 700 lbs. I have no trouble pulling it in 4wd both on the driveway and on a friends field.
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    Yanmar 186D 1981
    5 foot Unknown brush hog.
    5 foot HF Finish mower.
    5 foot J-Bar back blade.
    HF Quick Hitch.
    Home made land leveler.
    Countyline Middle Buster.

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    somewhere usa
    Deere 110tlb, 4520, x749, L130

    Default Re: Land plane/Dura big?

    I would suggest you would have good results with an 8' landplane grader. I built mine for the 4520 cab tractor and it pulls and pushes it with no problem. I built mine with the blades set straight and my primary use for it is smoothing out lawn and field areas. Does a good job and makes smoothing out a rough area a piece of cake. It helps to have top n tilt hydraulics too.

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