Hi guys I am trying to mount this old loader to a 254 tractor. Things line up pretty well (had to remove exhaust). But I am a bit concerned about the weight. The frame body is pretty heavy so I want to make sure that it is mounted securely in the back.

question is - from the pics.. am i ok to mount it on the flat horizontal plate in the back ? any ideas are appreciated. btw the loader is a davis 8d14-img_9386-jpg-img_9387-jpg-img_9389-jpg