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  1. Many Thanks To This Forum- Out of the Market

    Earlier this year I was maybe in the market for a subcompact. Now I declare myself no longer in the market. This forum has been very helpful with a great bunch of people willing to share info here to...
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    Re: gc1710 PRICE CHECK

    Sent you a PM.
  3. Dealer Re: Dealer sold me a used 2012 BX25 but advertised it as a used BX25D...

    Glad you are happy with it. Hope you read the other 200+ posts here, very educational!
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    Re: 150hrs and still lovin' my BX

    Looks like you're on a hillside and I was wondering how this unit did while working on hills and any operating tips to share?
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    Comparison Re: Kubota BX25D v BX25D-1

    ......look, it's already up to 6....:drink:
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    Comparison Re: Kubota BX25D v BX25D-1

    Oh no...............anyone up for 200 out of this one.....
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    Re: gc1710 PRICE CHECK

    I see now, gotta be a qualifying horse owner...
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    Re: Massey GC1710

    Here is a photo I took at the dealer of a GC1710
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    Re: gc1710 PRICE CHECK

    How in the world are you getting it that cheap?
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    Re: gc1710 PRICE CHECK

    On the GC1710 I've been quoted 18,400 and 18,500.

    Thats TLB, R4 Tires, 12" bucket, 60" MMM, and 3 point hitch kit.

    Verify that 3 point hitch kit is standard with this model and not extra $$$...
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    Re: gc1710 PRICE CHECK

    I think you left the out the price.......
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    Re: A day in the life of a Kubota BX25D

    Good feedback on the bumpy ride. How would you guys rate this MMM for rougher terrain, in areas maybe a little less than bush hog material..... or should it strictly be used for lawns...
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    Re: BX weight lifting test

    Great feedback. Thanks for taking the time.
  14. Re: Craftsman Briggs 14.5 HP Engine Surging at Full Thottle

    Thanks for the advice, wish I would have tried that. Instead I pulled if off again for a more thorough cleaning and screwed up the threads on the main jet when I took it out and now can't get it back...
  15. Dealer Re: Dealer sold me a used 2012 BX25 but advertised it as a used BX25D...

    Here ya go..
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  16. Dealer Re: Dealer sold me a used 2012 BX25 but advertised it as a used BX25D...

    You are kidding us right? :stirthepot:
  17. Dealer Re: Dealer sold me a used 2012 BX25 but advertised it as a used BX25D...

    Are we heading towards 200 ?
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    Loader Re: GC1705 loader performance

    This is good advice....just to clarify the 1705 is FEL unit w/o BH
  19. Craftsman Briggs 14.5 HP Engine Surging at Full Thottle

    Seems to be an age old problem but haven't fixed mine yet. Here is the story:

    1. FIL's late 90's mower sitting for 3 years want to get it running to sell.

    2. New gas then float stuck,...
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    Tires Re: New tires for my BX

    How are these tires performing? Probably not mowing grass up there yet are ya.....
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    Re: Final Hour... B2620 Purchase Iminent.

    Just curious and I know this is probably not an option at this point, but has anyone seen or run this low agressive AG tire as shown here? Seems the rounded egde would be mower friendly?
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    Loader Re: GC1705 loader performance

    Man that is some pretty green grass to be tearing up with that BH! Nice report and thanks for the feedback.....need all the Massey GC traffic we can get here..this forum is all BX!
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    Re: Hauling concrete

    Nice feedback.

    Curious did you test the capacity of the hydraulics at the 3 point and FEL by loading bags until it would not lift anymore?
  24. Thread: Test Post

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    Re: Test Post

    http://www.farm-king.com/downloads/landscaping/post-driver/FK-PostDriver-01.jpg
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    Re: Massey Ferguson GC2410 / GC1710 TLB Owners

    I see..looks like they offer a grapple on the FEL...but not a BH unit...

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  26. Massey Ferguson GC Series FEL w/ self leveling 4 in 1 Bucket

    Available in Australia, how'd they get so lucky....

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    Re: Massey Ferguson GC2410 / GC1710 TLB Owners

    Does Iseki make a cookie cutter version tractyor that looks identical to this MF SCUT?

    Any Iseki dealers in U.S.?
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    Re: New to me 07' GC2310

    How about an update on your new tractor......and a bump for the MF SCUT forum....not much traffic here
  29. Thread: Test Post

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    Re: Test Post

    Okay then...let's just keep it going...my goal is 100 posts.....

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    Ever Seen a Red Kubota?

    You'll see one here:

    Kubota Tractor with Canopy and Rough Cutter
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    Comparison Re: bx2370 or jd1025r

    Did not know this...I wonder if this is due to the 2 spool valve design for the FEL or a GPM issue......?
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    Re: Kubota Exact Fit Seat Covers

    Now you know we're going to need a picture of this.......
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    Re: Sharp corners on FEL leading edge

    Easy guys...he is sharing his personal experience in hopes no one else would have the same accident....nothing wrong with that :thumbsup:
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    Cool BX25 Youtube

    Is this guy on here? Cool flick......


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpU01M98qNw
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    Comparison Re: bx2370 or jd1025r

    Isn't the BX still considered a limited CAT 1 hitch?
  36. Re: question about hydraulic power on a 2610

    Did you ask the dealer how much the hydraulic pressure was? Could be a releif valve somewhere that needs adjusting, might be worth a purchase of a test hydraulic gauge.
  37. Dealer Re: Dealer sold me a used 2012 BX25 but advertised it as a used BX25D...

    Have you seen "D" ? :D
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    Re: Pressure washer sand blasting

    That looks like a really nice set-up and works well. Only thing is using the water it will begin to rust in minutes after it dries so painting will need to come quick....
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    Re: 72" Piranha Tooth Bar Install and Review!

    Does anyone know what grade of steel the PTB is made of? Can't get Bxpanded to disclose this info.

    I understand proprietary, but I would like to know if this is hardened steel or not and what...
  40. Dealer Re: Dealer sold me a used 2012 BX25 but advertised it as a used BX25D...

    On our way to 100 posts.....


    Where is the OP?
  41. Dealer Re: Dealer sold me a used 2012 BX25 but advertised it as a used BX25D...

    Has anyone seen "D" ?
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    Re: Size of Trailer Needed for BX Series

    So how about the load on trailer package deal....

    2013 MASSEY-FERGUSON GC1720 Less than 40 HP For Sale At TractorHouse.com
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    Re: Hydraulic thumb for a BX25-D

    Paul,

    These are great installs and thanks for sharing. Did you put any thought into using existing hydraulics for the BH bucket and just tee these two cylinders together so they would open and...
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    Re: Amulet excavator thumb

    Good looking install. That is one heck of a thumb.

    Does it have it's own dedicated hydraulic valve/circuit?
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    Re: 72" Piranha Tooth Bar Install and Review!

    Good looking install.

    I was wondering how these tooth bars with only 2 bolts work for dragging in reverse, looks like the bar might flex out in the middle?
  46. Dealer Re: Dealer sold me a used 2012 BX25 but advertised it as a used BX25D...

    I'm really hoping we can get this up to 100 posts........:thumbsup::)
  47. Dealer Re: Dealer sold me a used 2012 BX25 but advertised it as a used BX25D...

    Another explanation for the "D" from a dealer.....

    2014 Kubota BX25D TLB Review
  48. Dealer Re: Dealer sold me a used 2012 BX25 but advertised it as a used BX25D...

    I agree with this. Last week at the dealer I was told the "D" on the side of the large decal on the machine meant it was the new model with the latest upgrades.

    Kubota has made it confusing at...
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    Re: My Dealership Visits with Pricing

    Man, what a challenge to make a link work. I tried my luck at it again too and at this time it is working.

    The first link above worked when I first posted it then quit.


    ...
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    Re: installing hydraulic thumb

    This looks like a good deal, have you had good luck with this vendor?
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    That grapple should be all you need, however to pick up rocks or small stumps may be hard on it and damage it not sure.

    For me the thumb would be all I need and cheaper but obviusly won't do what...
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    Re: My Dealership Visits with Pricing

    Hopefully it does now :)
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    BX25D shipping weight is 2550 lbs + 250 lbs for MMM = approx 2800 lbs per the dealer.
    GC1710 shipping weight is 2670 lbs per web site and estimated 250 lbs for MMM = approx 2920 lbs



    I am...
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    Re: Massey Ferguson GC2410 / GC1710 TLB Owners

    Thanks for the response! The old thread was also very informative...
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    Really the 1710 is similar priced to the BX25D, about $1500 more for the 1720...
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    Re: My Dealership Visits with Pricing

    Here is a detailed report I made from a dealer visit yesterday comparing the BX25D to a GC1710:

    http://webpages.charter.net/akelliott/Kubota%20BX25D%20vs%20Massey%20GC1710.pdf[/URL]
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    Well made the trip yesterday to compare these two tractors and here is my unbiased report. It is a 9mb slide slow pdf file.

    Tell me what you think and if I left out anything:
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  58. Thread: Test Post

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    Test Post

    Test fopr pdf
  59. Re: CD ( Certificate of Deposit ) Rates...????

    Nope. No one is paying anthing more these days. IRA'a roth or traditional at moderate to high risk is the only way to get decent interest.
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    Re: BX25 Quality Issues

    I also saw gray paint that was light on this same unit very similar to scooby's pic above that will quickly end up in rust as shown. Interesting you saw the dealer touch up painting.

    I can...
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    Yes that is correct but thanks for the heads up!
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    This is a cool video and thanks. I would say a little risky move by lifting something that heavy on the edge of that hole, worried I might slide in. Still looks like a powerful little tractor!
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    I have a dealer that sells MF and Kubota a one hour drive away and he has one of each in stock.....hoping to get there soon and park them side by side...
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    Thanks for this info, was not aware of this recent change.

    Right now the 2 things that are competing in my mind are the BX slow hydraulics vs. the Iseki name which is unknown to me and a very slow...
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    Re: Massey Ferguson GC2410 / GC1710 TLB Owners

    Thanks again.

    Talk to me about Iseki, how long has Massey used these engines in their products?

    Are these completely assembled in Japan then shipped to US?
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    Re: Utility Trailer Build - Finally

    Thanks, a lot of work but it paid off.
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    Re: Massey Ferguson GC2410 / GC1710 TLB Owners

    Thanks for the feedback guys.

    Anyone else?
  68. Dealer Re: Dealer sold me a used 2012 BX25 but advertised it as a used BX25D...

    First of all, sounds like you got a good deal on your BX25 $$$ wise. Not enough changes to the "D" to make it worth your trouble most likely.

    I might suggest seeking some type of restitution but...
  69. Re: BX25 wheel spacers and Brotek skid plate installation

    Looks good, how did you know you wanted the wheel spacers right off the bat?
  70. Re: rust-oleum deck restore on trailer deck????

    Nice review, thanks for sharing!
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    Re: Quick! tell me yes or no

    The "D" is the newest model version.
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    Re: My Dealership Visits with Pricing

    Yes this is a good demo of how float works, I will just need a hydraulic schematic to understand it.
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    Massey Ferguson GC2410 / GC1710 TLB Owners

    I am looking for reviews from owners of the GC2410 and the newer GC1710 series SCUT's and want to know how it has served you as far as service needs since you bought it.

    If you don't have a...
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    The MF dealer was the only one that told me that the 0% was not the better deal because you loose the $2400 in discounts. The 3.99% financing came out cheaper in the end and he pointed that out to...
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    Re: Paint And Method

    Thanks for that, did the you see the finished product? Go to post 16:

    http://www.tractorbynet.com/forums/welding/303367-utility-trailer-build-finally.html#post3720513
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    Re: Ga Annual vs. Permanent Trailer Tag

    FWIW - Just got my first permanent trailer tag in NC. $70 and non transferrable.
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    Well put and I agree. I have a JD dealer where I live and many more to choose from within a 30 minute drive.

    I was really hoping to rouse up a few MF owners but they are few here.

    I'll be...
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    I realize you need RPM's to work...The BX slow hydraulics really erks me - I built bucket trucks for 16 years that could put a man 55' in the air at idle, I know, I know, different animal but...
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    Okay how about this question:

    1. Kubota BX25 engines are built in Japan shipped to GA. where the tractor is assembled, BH and FEL also built there and then assembled....?

    2. MF GC all built in...
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    Re: Utility Trailer Build - Finally

    Well I'm calling it finished. I have many many hours in this thing and I'm guessing about 60% costs compared to a new one. I had a lot of the materials already or would have cost even more. Ready for...
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    Re: Utility Trailer Build - Finally

    Fenders, wheels, and all lights wired. Sizing up the treated wood floor picking out the best sides and ends, this expense alone was $200 +. Applied pressure to the boards to keep all the gaps really...
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    Re: Quick! tell me yes or no

    Good luck with your new machine and be sure to post back what you like and don't like about.

    Do me a favor and check the welds on your BH to see if you have one like this:
    ...
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    Re: Utility Trailer Build - Finally

    Silver paint and more priming..
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    Tires Re: New tires for my BX

    Good looking tires. Give a report back on any yard damage when mowing etc.....
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    Re: SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    I was really disapponted that the BX hydraulics would not even move the FEL or BH at idle. The GC pump flow must be more at lower RPM because the hydaulics are almost useable at idle, makes you...
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    SCUT: Massey / Iseki vs. Kubota / Kubota

    I have to ride past a MF dealership on the way to look at Kubotas where I am comparing the GC1710 to a BX25D. Has anyone looked at both of these in person before buying and did anyone go with the MF?...
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    Re: What about this price for a BX25D?

    Not the same accessories but read my post 13 here for "out the door" prices for your reference, and these come from southern VA.
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    Re: BX25D is now in the garage

    How long did it take to get it down?
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    Re: LA243 vs. LA243A and Quick Atach

    Just for more reference....while at the dealer recently I asked about adding the QA and he read me an exerpt from his pricing sheet how the newer loader model L243A had the extra gussets and...
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    BX25 Quality Issues

    Looking at BX25D at the dealer yesterday and noticed a bad 12-18" of weld on the backhoe. My flip phone pics will not do it justice and if it had a good coat of paint on it it wouldn't be noticed,...
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    Re: Paint And Method

    I've have good luck with Rustoleum rusty metal primer from Lowe's at about $28 a gallon. Good coverage, good drying time, and easy sanding. I have applied it directly over rust for something that...
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    Re: BX22 Left To Me........

    Sounds like he was a dear friend and sorry for your loss.

    Nice tractor with all the tools you will ever need.

    Now as far as that HST pedal adapter arm with the piston on top, that is worth a...
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    Re: Deer Stand in Transmission Tower

    Creedmoor Brassfield area...
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    Re: Utility Trailer Build - Finally

    Primed it last week and hope to finish it completely this week. Final paint will be silver, put on all lights and wiring and treated wood floor to go.
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    Deer Stand in Transmission Tower

    Found by the power company during flight surveillance, this guy was crazy!
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    Re: Bought a 2014 Silverado Z71

    Nice truck. Keep us posted on what you do and don't like about it.
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    Re: A day in the life of a Kubota BX25D

    That ratchet rake is one wicked looking piece of equipment, first I've seen. I can see where it really does a good job on that small brush.

    I wonder how this compares to a tooth bar like the...
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    Re: My Dealership Visits with Pricing

    I forgot to add one note about the Massey, the side by side HST pedals were really nice compared to the heel and toe versions.
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    Re: BX25 Thumb vs. Grapple

    This is a nice thumb, just a different kind, and that tractor has some awesome power!

    Thanks for all the good feedback guys.
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    Re: BX Category 1 Hitches

    Great info here guys, thanks for taking the time!
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