Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 11 to 12 of 12
  1. #11
    Elite Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2011

    Default Re: Help, my head is going to explode!

    For what it's worth:

    I was in a very similar predicament to you 12 years ago, when I bought my 5410. Wanted a high horsepower tractor to work around my farm, move large square bales as well as a lot of other miscellaneous tasks. At the time the largest CUT was only around 50 HP, which just wasn't enough for a baler. I was forced to go up to a utility and ended up with 85HP, but could have gone less. Now that there's all these high HP CUT's with HST transmissions, I would 100% go that way today. I use both the gear and HST and I love the HST and comfort of the CUT. I love my 5410 and then it was the right decision. I have no doubt you will be happy with a 6040, I just think you might be happier with a similar HP HST CUT.

  2. #12
    Elite Member Buppies's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    SouthWestern Virginia
    Kubota L5240 Toro 60inch Z Master 21 inch walk behind Polaris 900 hunter edition 30in toro walk behind

    Default Re: Help, my head is going to explode!

    The area you are from and hilly terrain would tell me that a kubota 6040 would be the way to go. With some of the cold temps and snow you will no doubt see a cab tractor may be something you should look at . There is a Kioti dealer in Roanoke now Cavalier Equipment that might have some insight for you . Personally I have a Kubota 5240 that handles the hilly terrain very well and with a cab I could not be happier . If I can help in any way please do not hesitate to ask as I am close to you

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Similar Threads

  1. blown head gasket or cracked head?
    By rscott11473 in forum Parts/Repairs
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-13-2010, 06:33 PM
  2. Over my head... how about you?
    By riptides in forum Rural Living
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 05-03-2007, 09:52 AM
  3. Watch a Solar Flare Explode
    By texbaylea in forum Related Topics
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-24-2007, 04:20 PM
  4. Shaved Head - Need thicker head
    By jerhutch in forum Parts/Repairs
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 03-07-2006, 06:02 AM
  5. Am I in over my head?
    By nnicklas in forum Kubota Owning/Operating
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 07-09-2002, 03:28 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
© 2018 TractorByNet is a registered trademark of IMC Digital Universe, Inc. Other trademarks on this page are the property of their respective owners.