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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    I saw that one too. It's a good deal for someone with a welder and some scrap steel laying around. Too big for what I'd like though.
  2. Re: Help! Tractor/Loader/Backhoe Suggestions Needed

    I think your stuck with Kubota if you want something comparable.

    I lust after the M62, and would only add a factory cab if they had one available.

    I'm sure it's aggravating dealing with the...
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    Re: Grappling fun - A Picture Thread....

    Excellent additions to the picture thread guys!

    That looks like a darn heavy rock!
  4. Re: International Agritech hog vs. Bush Hog 305?

    Thanks ken, I check out their website, the new ones look quite impressive!
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    Re: CUT vs Skid Steer

    Sweet! Well in that case, my answer is completely different, definitely get the Skidsteer, WAY more capable.
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    Re: CUT vs Skid Steer

    Seems to be turning into a "which is better" thread. Let's remember the ops uses, light FEL work.
  7. Thread: wood splitter

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    Re: wood splitter

    This is exactly what I want. Do you have the 4 way? I'd like a new 3465 with log lifter, but having a hard time (for years now) taking the financial plunge.

    I may just start selling fire wood on...
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    Re: CUT vs Skid Steer

    I have a tractor but have a need for a skidsteer. I need to do some heavy lifting, and heavy dirt work, as well as heavy duty grapple work. Your describing pretty much the opposite, exactly what a...
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    Re: 32x56x12 The Barn

    Awesome size for a barn! Is this going to be wood or a metal building? If wood are you stick framing or post and beam style?

    Beautiful spot.
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    Re: TODAYS SEAT TIME

    Glad your okay! May as well put new blades on and clean the underside with it so accessible that way.
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    Re: Who rides motorcycles?

    Not in as good of shape as I should be that's for sure!

    I do think that competitive riding is a lot more family oriented now, however there is still some eye candy around!
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    Looks great Gordon. Glad it worked out.
  13. Re: International Agritech hog vs. Bush Hog 305?

    Also, are you looking to go new, or used?
  14. Re: International Agritech hog vs. Bush Hog 305?

    I would go with the 305 for increased durability. It will last forever. Now, I'm interested in your tractor? Can you post a photo or link/model number? That much hp in a small package sounds very...
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    Re: Who rides motorcycles?

    They are both 990's. Mine is a standard '13 and my buddies is an "S" '07.
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    Re: Who rides motorcycles?

    I took part in the Northeast 24 hour challenge last weekend and had an absolute blast. This is my second year doing it and I managed a 3rd place finish in my class. I ran out of fuel on my last lap...
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    Comparison Re: Kubota Mini Ex's

    Congrats! Those are incredible machines!
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    Re: Skidding Winches

    Unfortunately, I had to take off for work for a few weeks this morning, and just picked it up yesterday. I didn't even have time to take it off the trailer, so there it sits waiting for me to get...
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    Re: Skidding Winches

    I went out to NY this past weekend for some non tractor fun, and ended up picking this up on the way home..
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    Re: Tractors and wood! Show your pics

    Please post a link if you start a new thread!
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    Now that is impressive!
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    Re: Want a bigger tractor. M5-091 too big?

    Beautiful machine and congrats again! Have you had anyone in the buddy seat yet, and how roomy is it in the cab?

    Is the cab layout fairly standard, ergonomic?

    Are you keeping your smaller...
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    Re: Tractors and wood! Show your pics

    Ken,
    Do you have a thread on that forestry mulcher? I have a few questions for you regarding it and figure with an attachment that impressive you surely have a thread on it :)
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    Re: Stump Grinder Woodland Mills WG24?

    No disrespect, but have you actually used a pto stump grinder? I'm guessing not but could be totally wrong. The reason I ask, is because unless you buy a dedicated stump grinder and spend about the...
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    Re: Stump Grinder Woodland Mills WG24?

    I have one of those "expensive" models, and although I wouldn't want to use the woodland mills one in a commercial environment, it looks as thought if you babied it a bit and used it with some care,...
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    Flail Mower Re: Flail mower vs. rotary? (pros & cons)

    Ahhh, okay no worries. I am familiar with Fecon, my neighbor has one and has done me some favors with it. Yes definitely quite the machine and way out of my homeowner price range!

    I have seen...
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    Re: Skidding Winches

    Haha...seriously, a disease it is!!! Sometimes I wonder if I took the wrong career path and should have done something in forestry instead! Perhaps if I did this stuff every day I wouldn't enjoy it...
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    Flail Mower Re: Flail mower vs. rotary? (pros & cons)

    Leon,
    I googled FEMCO tracked mulcher a and didn't come up with anything. Do you have a link?
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    Re: Skidding Winches

    Rusty, that looks great! I also wonder why you don't see many around, I think a lot of people are skeptical of them. I haven't talked with too many people who actually own and use them but the ones...
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    Re: Skidding Winches

    Anyone using a 3 point logging grapple instead of a winch? Something like a wallenstein or valby log grapple?
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    Re: which snow blower is better?

    Excellent post Fishhead!
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    Re: which snow blower is better?

    I just don't want it mounted on the front.
    I think the pull behind would be best, but found a good dealt on a 7' TRC. I'll hold off till after it snows this winter and I realized I procrastinated...
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    Re: Logging and firewood forum?

    I agree, great idea. I think I'd do more posting there than anywhere.
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    Re: which snow blower is better?

    Would it be possible (within reason) to modify a Pronovost TRC model to make it a pull behind?
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    Re: which snow blower is better?

    The best snowblower in my opinion, would be a pull behind with a rotating drum, but I don't believe anyone makes something like that?
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    Re: Want a bigger tractor. M5-091 too big?

    That's going to be a great setup. Thanks for taking the time to put out more pics and opinion on these new tractors
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    Re: Want a bigger tractor. M5-091 too big?

    Have you gotten the new tractor yet? If so, how bout some initial thoughts on the upgrade? How is the buddy seat and extra room in the cab?
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    Re: which snow blower is better?

    Definitely option number two except in rare circumstances. Only major disadvantage is the price. The pull behind blowers are more maneuverable, easier on the neck, and still allow you to either leave...
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    Re: How do I know a tractor's limits?

    Completely depends on brand. For instance, Brown Manufacturing rotary cutters (they're lightest duty 5' model) states a cut capacity of 2". This is highly underrated and will easily cut considerably...
  40. Re: PICS OF BARNS; Any barns; All barns; My barn; Your barn; Not your barn

    Ben there, and agree some of the best barns in New England! Do you have anything to do with Shelburne?
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    Re: Want a bigger tractor. M5-091 too big?

    Wahoooooo!!!! Congrats man, I really think you made an excellent decision! Keep us informed with how you like it. What's the eta?
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    Another "smoothing lawn thread"

    I will say that in my opinion, the Harley rake IS the best tool. However, it's not just a miracle tool that will pulverize your sod clumps to perfectly set dirt seed beds like some ads would let you...
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    Re: Attachment storage?

    I would love a nice big shop to store all my implements, but everything I own is outside in the weather. For the amount of money it would cost me to build a large enough implement shop/garage, I...
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    Flail Mower Re: Flail mower vs. rotary? (pros & cons)

    Do I have enough hp to effectively use the FEMCO mulcher behind my tractor???

    Other than that, it sounds like with my limited hp, the best I'd be mulching would be about 1" in diameter?

    I can...
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    Comparison Re: Kubota Mini Ex's

    Is that with a cab? If so, that sounds very reasonable.
    As much as I want a 121, I doubt I'd ever buy one new, however I could see myself taking the plunge on a smaller unit and just enjoying the...
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    Flail Mower Re: Flail mower vs. rotary? (pros & cons)

    Just in general, forget the cost, just looking for the heaviest duty most capable flail that a 40hp tractor can run. I know I don't have enough hp for a small mulcher, so I figure a flail is the next...
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    Comparison Re: Kubota Mini Ex's

    Nice machines! I rented a U25 for a weekend and had a blast running it. It would be great for trail building and impressed how much power that little thing had.
    If and when I buy a mini, I'd want...
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    Flail Mower Re: Flail mower vs. rotary? (pros & cons)

    Rather than start a new thread I thought I'd just ask here....
    Regarding flail vs rotary, I have a heavy duty rotary mower but would love a flail mower that could deal with similar brush cutting...
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    Gordon,
    I had almost wished I didn't find the used one for sale as well, I was pretty excited to buy the nice new yellow one, and your right it doesn't have much ground clearance.
    I talked myself...
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    Came home with a Pronovost model 503 dump trailer. I like the size but I may want to add some height to the sides down the road.

    Haven't had a chance to use it yet, I need to get different QD...
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    I'm actually going to look at a used Pronovost today. It's a 4'x6' model, and as long as it's in decent working condition I should be coming home with it.
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    Re: Need Advice on Smoothing Field

    Yes Harley rake is a power take. I would think renting one for a Skidsteer would be the best way to go. Just taking a light skin coat and taking off the gosh spots to drop in the low spots. Going one...
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    Re: Need Advice on Smoothing Field

    Can you rent a power rake locally?

    Also, why not a dozer? I'd think that would have less ground pressure than the average tractor?
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    Comparison Re: Kubota Mini Ex's

    I dream about the kx121 some day with a 6 way blade. I think I would use the heck out of a machine like that n
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    I'm pretty sure I'd trash a 1,000lb model quicker than I could purchase it.
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    I got the prices back from pronovost. Definitely going with Berkelmans welding. Seems like a better trailer for less money. Thanks
    For all the info guys.
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    Thanks Luke, I'll check it out.
  58. Re: New NX5510HC vs Barely Used RX7320 for about the same price...

    You guys talking about clutches, doesn't the RX have a power shift tranny so you don't need to clutch going fwd/rev?

    Hey congrats on that new tractor!
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    Sticky: Re: EverythingAttachments.com

    Try Brown Manufacturing and Daugherty.
    The Brown Tree Saw TSG-200 will be my next big implement purchase when the time is right.
    TSG-2 Tree Saw with Grapple | Brown Manufacturing | 8-633-899
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    No that is shipped to my house. I also got a reply on the 4ton trailer which looks nice as well, but it's too big for what I want.
    Price for the 4t was 5k delivered to me.

    I think I'm going to...
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    The military trailer is a good idea as well, and I had thought about that in the past. Unfortunately, the last thing I need right now is another project.
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    That was for Delivery to MA. I asked them if they have an 8' long model of the same trailer and M waiting to here back about it. I think I'll stick with the smaller one but interested in the price...
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    Re: Want a bigger tractor. M5-091 too big?

    Learn from this guys mistake regarding the buddy seat....

    http://www.tractorbynet.com/forums/showpost.php?p=4406454
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    Re: Which rotary cutter to buy

    My 4610 handles it good with the FEL on. I definitely know it's there, and it certainly is heavy, but it works well.
    The best way I've found for it to work when doing heavy thick brush, is to put...
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    Re: Which rotary cutter to buy

    That was my reasoning as well. I very quickly mangled my Woods brand mower (light duty not heavy duty) and was very unhappy with it. The brown mower has surpassed my expectations altogether.
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    Re: T4.75 Power Star transmission problem

    They get quite a few more options, including a high lift capacity 3 or hitch of I think around 5k lbs. Google t4 power star uk brochure or something along those lines. You should find a pdf with all...
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    Re: Want a bigger tractor. M5-091 too big?

    I was going through a similar dilemma a couple years ago, regarding getting rid of my compact for a full size utility, mainly for more power and a cab with buddy seat.
    I ended up not buying a new...
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    Re: Which rotary cutter to buy

    It's a win win situation. You absolutely can't go wrong either way, and any differences in specs you find are insignificant.

    I have a Brown 472 (predecessor) to the 416, and would (will) stay...
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    Here was the info on the 2ton. 472150
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    Thanks for the additional replies. I like the heavy build quality of the off road versions can what I've seen on the road, although I've never seen a true off road version in person.

    I did get a...
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    Re: Any one heard of the new M62 coming out?

    Any new M62 owners out there? I still haven't seen many pics of this unit yet (not surprising).

    Huntalot, how is your new M62 working out for you?
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    Re: Off road dump trailer options

    That 2 ton model looks perfect! Exactly what I'm looking for. I emailed them with some questions and an idea for price. Thanks for the link.

    I also really like the Pronovost trailers mentioned...
  73. Re: What equipment do I need to rent to clear about 8 acres?

    A forestry mulched does all that in one step. It's very expensive but you may be able to rent one if you have some experience running equipment. Otherwise, look up forestry mulching contractors in...
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    Re: Bumper pull deck over trailer advice

    With your truck you'll be fine with that size trailer. I posted a while ago about the GN vs. bumper pull to tow with a '99 f350, and I found out that I could actually tow more weight with a bumper...
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    Off road dump trailer options

    I'm looking for a "smallish" (that's a word right?!?) trailer to tow behind my 45hp tractor. I'll only be using it in the woods but I suppose if I had it registered I'd possibly use it to pick up a...
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    Re: Trading M7060 for a Buddy Seat

    That's great! Congratulations on the new tractor. How does the buddy seat work out? Plenty of room?
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    Re: Trading M7060 for a Buddy Seat

    Curious what you ended up with? I always wondered why kubota didn't design in a buddy seat with the new m7060.
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    Re: Road Boss LPGS review

    This seems like a pretty top of the line unit. Got any pics to share?

    How much does this weigh?
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    Re: Who rides motorcycles?

    I know this is a long shot, but I'm looking to buy an OSET 12.5 for my two sons 2 and 4 yr old birthdays. If anyone has one or knows a friend with one that their kids outgrew, please shoot me a...
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    Re: Grappling fun - A Picture Thread....

    Very nice! I have a similar aged son and love spending this kind of time with him!
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    Re: Your towing rigs and trailers

    I REALLY like your setup!
  82. Re: Anyone know how to get photos off a sunken iPhone?

    I think it's too far gone, I'll try again in a few days but at this point I've given up hope. I may do the iCloud storage thing from now on.

    The kicker is, I do have a life proof case for the...
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    Re: What's best implement for building a new yard?

    A lot of people are mentioning that you need 3 or 4 implements to do the type of work you originally posted about, such as renovating pastures/lawns and doing smoothing/prep work.
    I understand you...
  84. Thread: WR Long OBG-72

    by Piston
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    Re: WR Long OBG-72

    You will absolutely love that grapple! I have the same one in 66" version and wish I went with the 72". I have slightly less lift capacity than you do and have not had a single issue with the weight...
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    Re: Grappling fun - A Picture Thread....

    I didn't get a whole lot of "grappling" done, but did use the grapple a lot when reclaiming an old field the other day. It came in real handy to lay down the saplings before driving over them to mow...
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    Re: 3PH Snowblowers - pros and cons

    I swung by the Kubota dealership yesterday to pick up some hydraulic fluid, and they had a nice cabbed M7060 out front with an 82" Normand inverted blower. It sure looked like a nice setup! I was...
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    Re: 3PH Snowblowers - pros and cons

    I swung by the Kubota dealership yesterday to pick up some hydraulic fluid, and they had a nice cabbed M7060 out front with an 82" Normand inverted blower. It sure looked like a nice setup! I was...
  88. Re: Anyone know how to get photos off a sunken iPhone?

    No, I had something like 45 gigs of pics with only 5 gigs of iCloud storage.
  89. Anyone know how to get photos off a sunken iPhone?

    I left my cell phone on the table, within arms reach of my 18 month old boy, and when I walked away to fill the tub for his bath, he snuck in and tested the buoyancy of my iPhone.

    After a quick...
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    Re: TODAYS SEAT TIME

    Dennis, I think I did write a thread a long time ago on the mower, but it's just a heavy duty rotary mower. My prior mower was a light duty Landpride which I quickly bent and beat up using it for...
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    Re: TODAYS SEAT TIME

    Yesterday I had a solid 10 hours in the seat reclaiming an overgrown 5 acre field for a customer.
    The mower continues to amaze me with what it can chew up and spit out.

    On a side note, it...
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    Re: Tractors and wood! Show your pics

    That looks like a great setup you have there! Did you build the cab frame/FOPS?
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    Re: 3PH Snowblowers - pros and cons

    Well said.
    I agree that it seems like most people who advise against them are the ones who have never used one.
    I don't own a pull behind but would if I could, seems like the best of both worlds...
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    Re: New Holland T4 Series - Plowing Snow

    Nice setup and cool vid! I really like those T4 tractors.
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    Re: info on hydraulic manifold

    Be a little more patient, you only gave it 10 hrs (which most people were sleeping for anyways). I'm sure someone will have experience with something like this :)
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    Re: Any one heard of the new M62 coming out?

    I've heard a lot of complaints about the increased noise in the aftermarket cabs (compared to open station) and I wonder if Curtis will do anything about this.

    Also, can you use the full can with...
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    Re: Cranky Posting - Cabin Fever?

    I follow a handful of forums including this one, and I will say that TBN has quite a bit more "bickering" and drama than any of the others. I'm really not sure why though. I've also had a fair amount...
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    Re: Grappling fun - A Picture Thread....

    That's awesome! I love seeing the smaller tractors with grapples at work.
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    Re: Tractors and wood! Show your pics

    I pretty much only take them with me for rides, or little things like getting wood. I wouldn't let them on there if I'm doing anything remotely close to real work. It's more important to know and...
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    Re: Tractors and wood! Show your pics

    Thanks for the comments guys, the boys love going on tractor rides and helping dad!
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