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    Re: Saw a guy with a Mahindra cap.............

    My Mahindra owners' cap was made in China. There are numerous ball cap manufacturers in India. Why would they outsource these?
  2. Farmers lobbying for the right to fix own tractors

    All I can say is: thank God I don't have a computer on my tractor. If you have one on yours, say your prayers.

    Farmers lobbying for the right to fix own tractors | Miami Herald

    By NICHOLAS...
  3. Re: Remove bush hog blades with cordless 3/4 impact wrench?

    I'm very interested in seeing your results. My SQ600 is eleven years old, but the blades are just fine. What happened to yours to cause the need for replacing?
  4. Thread: California

    by AchingBack
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    Re: California

    I moved to Pasadena, California with my parents and brother in 1950, from Indiana. I was seven years old. I lived in Southern California for 26 years. Leaving there for Oregon in 1976 was the best...
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    Re: Raven 7100 at Lowes

    Good luck with the Raven. They should have painted them lemon yellow. They also have excellent no customer service. Thank God Lowes took mine back.
    ...
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    Re: 2816 Hydraulic Filter?

    For what its worth: http://www.tractorbynet.com/forums/mahindra-owning-operating/248503-i-dont-like-but-you.html

    I don't like it but you better use Mahindra filters
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    Re: 2816 Hydraulic Filter?

    I would not do it. Proceed at your own risk. After market filter failures on tractors can be quite costly.
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    Re: I lost my best friend yesterday

    Happy trails to you, Mitey. Until we meet again...
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    Re: first major bummer with my tractor

    Not sure what I said you are in disagreement with. If your brand new tractor has a leak due to a loose fitting, are you going to go to your tool box, grab two wrenches and tighten it, or are you...
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    Re: first major bummer with my tractor

    When you say right front, it has no meaning to anyone but you. Try being specific in describing the exact area of the leak. If it is coming from a fitting, any tractor owner should be able to tackle...
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    Re: complex starting problem

    The 2616 glo-plug timer, and glo-plugs have been upgraded to a 10 second timer to better heat the plugs. It was about a $200.00 upgrade when I did it several years ago. I suspect the upgrade will...
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    Re: Leaking Boom Cylinder 3710 Backhoe

    The swing cylinders on my hoe do have chrome damage, but no leaks. I'm sorry to hear of the high cost for you. I feel a little better about my 'low', estimate.

    Dick, I'm not talking about cylinder...
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    Re: Busted zerk and extractor...what next?

    Well now I know the odd looking chisel I inhereted is a cape chisel. I hope I never need to use it on a broken zerk.
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    Re: New finish restorer from Mahindra.

    My 2005, 2615 has not faded, but the loader and backhoe have. However, they aren't the same paint, as the loader and hoe are powder coated, I believe.

    I think the reason my paint looks so good is...
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    Re: Leaking Boom Cylinder 3710 Backhoe

    Why is that? Can the seals really cost that much?
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    Tractor News Re: Mahindra Tractor Manufacturing

    M&M Tractors awarded the Deming for excellence in quality
    Attaining the prize, involves stringent processes, involving audits by independent and respected quality professionals from Japan. The...
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    Re: Beware of pushy salesmen.

    Did you remember to mention this to the salesmen at your dealership? I'm sure they need to know.
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    Tractor News Mahindra Tractor Manufacturing

    Pretty impressive look at Mahindras being made in India.
    Mahindra Tractor Manufacturing Video for Make in India Week - YouTube
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    Re: The day the music died.

    Even the great Tom Jones sings Purple Rain. Purple Rain - David Gilmour & Tom Jones - YouTube
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    Re: Leaking Boom Cylinder 3710 Backhoe

    These cylinders are American made. And seeing as how my income is considerably less than the shop rate of $75.00 hr, I might pay myself to learn a new skill.
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    Leaking Boom Cylinder 3710 Backhoe

    There is a slow leak in the cylinder. I've been quoted $125.00 to repair. That sounds outrageous, as it seems to me a seal kit should be all that's needed. I was also told there is not a kit for the...
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    Re: 15% ethanol!?!?

    The local distributor of non-ethanol gas in my area charges $4 and up per gallon no matter what the price of oil is. Unfortunately, he has a monopoly on the market. I am weaning myself from gasoline...
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    Re: Contouring bank

    You should reconfigure the slope to be concave. A concave slope will greatly help to reduce erosion.
  24. Thread: Opinion?

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    Re: Opinion?

    You won't have a problem with the rocker pedal if you don't try to keep your foot on forward and reverse at the same time. When moving forward, my heel is resting comfortably on the deck until I need...
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    Re: Mahindra 1526

    So what do I need to do to my 2615 to make it lift 40% more?
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    Re: The day the music died.

    Good point about being a poet. My contention has always been, if song writers weren't allowed to use rhyme, most songs would have never been written, or sung.
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    Re: The day the music died.

    He was truly a genius. He did not read or write music. On his albums he played every instrument. I've been around a long time, and I know talent when I see it.

    Certainly dancing in hi-heels is...
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    Re: eMax 25 HST mid PTO will not engage

    Definitely give the linkage a generous spraying of some type of lubricant. There is likely some corrosion binding the works.
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    Re: mahindra 1815 fuel issues

    You didn't mention your air filter. It sounds like it's clogged. If so, you can blow it out from the inside. Another thought; when you drained the fuel, was it at the tank? If not, you could have...
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    Backhoe Re: Anyone Own a New 26b Backhoe?

    It is a good idea, but the designer got carried away when making the teeth go so high on the dipper.
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    Re: Lets talk Smokers and Smoking meat

    If you haven't smoked with alder wood, you haven't lived.
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    Re: @$#&%*! battery terminal on 5035

    I've had a similar problem with battery nuts. My tool for the job is a pair of long nose vice grips, but you may not have access. Have you tried a multi-point box end?
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    Re: Bad Luck Day - Get Injury

    It's only a flesh wound.
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    Backhoe Re: Manual thumb attachment

    For $355.00 including shipping, I am very pleased with my weld-on manual thumb, installed on my 2615, 3710 backhoe. It is very stout. Notice the solid flat plate bracing the jaws. No too much change...
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    Re: Mahindra MAX 28XL horn (mod)

    But you might come across a road runner you want to warn before running over, beep beep.
  36. Re: My complete inability to make a pneumatic grease gun work !

    I've been completely satisfied with the pneumatic Lincoln I've had for almost 10 years.
  37. Re: My complete inability to make a pneumatic grease gun work !

    https://youtu.be/eQyd6XrAo4w
    How to purge air from Grease Gun
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    Re: Engine RPM for Backhoe

    I think you may find in your operators manual to not run any operations below 1500 rpm, which is right about where my backhoe is plenty fast and powerful enough.
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    Re: Customers dont seem to matter anymore.

    Help is on the way. You'll never think the same way again. . . The Revelation

    Kill your TV
    Television: An addictive device which keeps the lower classes subdued; a perpetuator of violence and...
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    Re: Solar power & Wind Power for residental use

    Seeing as how this isn't about warehouses, I feel qualified to contribute my opinion regarding my residence, a 14x65', 1973 mobile home. The initial investment in a solar power system is 20K. 20K in...
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    Buying Advice Re: Any Mahindra 3540 owners?

    So, you aren't a dealer, and you aren't with Mahindra lol, :( and your attitude here isn't helpful to these owners who are suffering losses of time and money. No one who has spent thousands of hard...
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    Re: Steak cooking methods

    Someday I might try this method:

    Eisenhower Steak

    The American President Dwight D. Eisenhower (born 1880, died 1969, president from 1953 to 1961) had a method of cooking steak that involved...
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    Re: Max28 and cold Weather

    I have a hunch your glow plug system is defective.
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    Re: Struck Gold Today

    A late friend of mine brought me one of those hedge apples. He said when he was a kid growing up in Oklahoma those were called spider apples because it was said if you put them around the foundation...
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    Backhoe Re: Attaching a Backhoe to the 3-Point Hitch

    smokin aces doesn't want an HST transmission.
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    Re: 2015 Tire Fluid Question

    Any dealer who sells a tractor with a loader and allows it to leave the lot without loaded tires is negligent. The manual for my 106 Mahindra loader specifically states: Add recommended level of...
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    Re: The day the music died.

    IMO, Cohen was a better writer than singer, too monotone for me. My favorite version of Suzanne is by Roberta Flack. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kug8JMHXLas
  48. Re: Remember: There's a Jeep for your job! (1954 video)

    I saw it too. It almost makes me want to own one. Thirty years ago there was a local guy around town who owned one of those JEEPS with an auger. He had a sign painted on the side which read, The Hole...
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    Re: Lets see your Mahindra!

    This is how I beefed up the upper lip. I had slightly bowed it by trying to wiggle loose a very large post by prying on it....
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    Re: How to stir peanut butter in 30 seconds.

    Please, please, provided this pauper with a perfect pallet of peanutty peanut butter.
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    Re: Lets see your Mahindra!

    Do yourself a big favor - buy a tooth bar, asap. Then the beast will really come out of it. Not only will it dig better, you will protect the bucket edge. Also, if you haven't done it, many of us...
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    Re: The day the music died.

    I've never heard anyone so excellently cover so many songs by so many different artists. The more I listen to Mike Masse, the more I like his music. Here's, Cat's in the Cradle....
  53. Re: Battery Charger/Maintainer Mounted Under Tractor Hood

    I installed one that works similar to this 1.5 Amp Three Stage Onboard Battery Charger/Maintainer
    Mine came with a mounting bracket that slides under the battery. The tender is permanently connected...
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    Re: How to stir peanut butter in 30 seconds.

    Those redskins stick to the roof of my mouth. I don't blame your chihuahua for spitting them out.
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    Re: New type of knee surgery!!

    I've never understood how joints wear out in some people and not others. Perhaps it is a genetic deficiency, or a situation precipitated by injury, and never healed correctly.

    When I first saw the...
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    Re: How to stir peanut butter in 30 seconds.

    A peanut fell on the railroad track

    His heart was all a flutter

    Along came a great big choo-choo train

    Toot toot peanut butter
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    Re: How to stir peanut butter in 30 seconds.

    I grew up on Skippy peanut butter, and always liked it well enough, not having anything to compare it to. So, as far as I was concerned, Skippy was practically a synonym for peanut butter.

    Well,...
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    Re: How to stir peanut butter in 30 seconds.

    It's been years since I bought a jar of nut butter because I make my own now. Here's another tip to try when you get your jar of old fashioned peanut butter home from the store. Turn it upside down...
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    Re: How to stir peanut butter in 30 seconds.

    No need to stir. Simply pour peanut oil from top of jar into another container for later use in cooking. The peanut butter underneath is easy enough to spread without the oil on top being stirred in.
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    Re: Non-standard grease fitting threads?

    I recently bought fittings for my car's ball joint grease point at my local Ace Hardware store. I took the old zerk with me and at the store was able to screw it into the proper size gauge they had....
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    Re: 2615 coolant leak

    I will double check to make sure it's secure. Please let me know the outcome on this. It may help several other owners in the future.
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    Re: 2615 coolant leak

    I went out and looked at my 2615 to see if I could tell where the hose is connected. Yikes! It looks like there is no access to the back of the engine without pulling it out of the chassis.
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    Re: YTM larger hp tractors??

    I can't find any reviews or feed back from owners. Just for your information:
    These Mahindra models are made by TYM View All Tractors | Mahindra
    mFORCE 105P | Mahindra
    mFORCE 105S | Mahindra
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    Re: YTM larger hp tractors??

    Did you mean tym tractors?
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    Re: Mahindra 4035 Continues to leak

    I suppose you could ruin a crush washer if you applied too much torque. Even with a long handled crescent wrench I wasn't able to apply enough force to permanently stop the leak. Remember we are...
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    Re: Mahindra 4035 Continues to leak

    Jerry, I believe you may be on to the problem here. Twice, I've had to tighten the banjo bolt in the area behind my 3 point hitch, under the seat platform. I believe it was a 22 or 24mm open end...
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    Tractor News Re: Mahindra buys Pininfarina

    If you've ever watched tractor racing videos, you may conclude the Pininfarina designed Zetor is destined for the flying tractor offroad race track course, not just the farm....
  68. Thread: Dog drama

    by AchingBack
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    Re: Dog drama

    You must have missed where the OP said the people he gave the dog to was abusive to it, and he regretted having given it to them. Animal abuse is a crime in most states. If he wanted the dog back he...
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    Tractor News Re: Mahindra buys Pininfarina

    Mahindra's SUV's won't be coming to America for a long time, if ever.
  70. Thread: Dog drama

    by AchingBack
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    Re: Dog drama

    Giving an animal away places no worth on it. Too often the gift is abused because there is no skin in the game. The man probably gave the dog away just to get rid of it. Always a bad idea.
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    Re: My eMax22 upgrades

    Everyone should have a fire extinguisher mounted on their tractor. Mine is on the ROPS, my grease gun is in the shop.
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    Re: Truck drivin man...

    Amanda Lambright is a lamb alright, but bright ain't right when it comes to Amanda.
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    Re: 12 volt outlet on Mahindra MAX28

    What are the advantages to your installation? What is a good reason to have this outlet on your tractor? When not in use will you have the cig lighter plugged into it?
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    Re: ideas for pulling tarp edge

    I've had these EZ Grabbit, for years. They are very strong, have never come loose. Grabbit Tarp Tie Downs: To Build Your Tarp City!
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    Re: The Squirrel War of 2015

    SQUIRRELS

    There were four churches and a synagogue in a small Ohio town. A Presbyterian church, a Baptist church, a Episcopal church, a Catholic church and a Jewish synagogue. Each church and the...
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    Tractor News Re: Mahindra buys Pininfarina

    Mahindra tractors look good enough to be #1 in world sales. More likely Pininfarina will enhance Mahindra's car, truck, suv line of vehicles. From the article below, it appears Mahindra has come a...
  77. Re: Did YOU eat a healthy breakfast this morning?

    Believe it or not, one of our local cafes has a six egg dish on the menu; and they actually call it the Heart Attack Omelet.

    As for me, seven days a week I start with 32oz. of black french roast,...
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    Snow Re: To fill or not to fill

    My Mahindra owner's manual says when tractor is equipped with a front end loader, rear tires must be filled for safe operation.
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    Re: E85 for American Fuel Independence !

    There is no logical reason to use ethanol.
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    Re: Lets see your Mahindra!

    The 3215 owners are rare on this forum. You have a real winner of a tractor. I wouldn't trade my 2615 for the world.

    Welcome to the club.

    Bob in Oregon
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    Re: E85 for American Fuel Independence !

    Doesn't matter because as long as ethanol is being subsidized by tax dollars we are still being forced to buy E10 and paying more at the pump for corny gas. And, you can't use it in your gas powered...
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    Re: E85 for American Fuel Independence !

    Now this.

    Feds Push More Ethanol Into Gasoline, But Can Your Car Take It? https://www.yahoo.com/autos/feds-push-more-ethanol-into-gasoline-but-will-164706945.html
    On Monday, federal regulators...
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    Re: implement to put gravel back on driveway?

    You need to train yourself and others using the road to stop driving down the middle. If you drive on the edge of a properly sized crowned road, one of your tires is going to be riding on the crown...
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    Re: Backhoe bucket under warranty?

    I just had to take a closer look at the back side of the 12" bucket on my KMW 3710 back hoe. It is an impressively made, sturdy piece of work which has served me well for many hours. I wonder if a...
  85. Re: Found one thing I don't like about Mahindra

    I had no damage other than severe corrosion to the battery compartment area. I went through the process twice before buying the OPTIMA.
  86. Re: Found one thing I don't like about Mahindra

    After cleaning up the battery compartment and repainting damage caused by a leaking battery, I installed an OPTIMA Red Top.
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    Re: HardiPlank or Vinyl?

    Here is a great alternative. I used it on my house five years ago and it was very easy to work with compared to vinyl or cement board. I highly recommend it. Roseburg Duratemp Siding

    Roseburg...
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    Re: New privacy fence bowed down from wind

    I don't know why he ignored professional advice to not fill all the way to the top with concrete. He's done it wrong twice now. Perhaps the third time...
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    Re: So...new tractor today...

    My sharpie marks were erased by fluid escape. Now I scribe them.
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    Re: Mahindra Gear 5010 Battery Replacement

    He can put in the largest one able to fit the space. Measure the size of the current battery in order to obtain group size. List of Common Battery Case Sizes | BCI Group Numbers
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    Re: New grapple works great, BUT......

    In the first picture it looks like there is a badly worn lift cylinder hose. Thanks for the tip on using motorcycle exhaust wrap.
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    Re: New privacy fence bowed down from wind

    In case you haven't had a chance to go the link I referred to, here is the page:

    Fence Post Hole Digging
    Valley Fence LLC Contractor located in Spokane Valley Greenacres, Washington

    Fence Post...
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    Re: New privacy fence bowed down from wind

    Power poles and fence posts are different animals.
    Fence Post Hole Digging
    Outdoor Structures (Home Repair and Improvement, Updated Series): Time Life Books: 9780783539034: Amazon.com: Books
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    Re: New privacy fence bowed down from wind

    Post holes should be wider at the bottom, like a bell shape. A straight shaft will be weak and eventually fail.
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    Re: Oatmeal, serving suggestions

    You and I are on the same wave link. Years ago I gave up regular oatmeal for steel cut oats. Steel cut oats haven't been steamed and maintain their full goodness. I eat them almost every morning. I...
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    Re: New Carhart coat

    I'd never pay that much for a jacket without a hood.
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    Re: Max 28 XL Battery Removal

    If you don't want to go through this again, do what I did. Thoroughly clean and dry the battery compartment, removing all loose paint. After repainting, or as I did coating with undercoat spray,...
  98. Re: homemade wood splitter that's a back saver

    That is a mighty big supply of firewood trees in the background.
  99. Re: Mahindra 1500 series engine HP clarification-web different from printed media?

    The document I just looked at showed the 1533 had 34.5 hp and the 1538 at 38.7. http://mahindrausa.com/sites/default/files/tractor/pdf/22001%20MAH541500%20020415.pdf
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    Re: 5570 vs 6530 vs...

    Next time you visit the site, View All Tractors | Mahindra, click on the tractor you are interested in and scroll down to the button to open the PDF for feature specifications....
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