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    CalG replied to the thread I just bought this....
    You are making me feel bad for not restoring my Bolens HT-23. It's so shabby, and get's worked so hard all winter.
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    CalG reacted to Fuddy1952's post in the thread I just bought this... with Good Post Good Post.
    I spotted this 1250 on Craigslist about 6 miles from here. It's from the 70s, the retired owner had it for years and his hobby is...
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    CalG reacted to Midniteoyl's post in the thread Power Washing the Tractor with Good Post Good Post.
    Use regular hose and just hose it down. Mostly dust and sand here so no need to get wild. I did buy one os these for $30 to wash stuff...
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    CalG reacted to RalphVa's post in the thread Power Washing the Tractor with Good Post Good Post.
    The gaskets on the tractor aren't designed to take that kind of pressure. I just use an air hose to blow stuff off. Don't do that too...
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    CalG replied to the thread Looking for a welder.
    Hobart doesn't show SMAW / TIG machines. I would like to get a combination that accepts a foot pedal in a transformer chassis.
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    "In the wake of great armies Thorns spring up." There is a lot of reality in the above quotation.
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    CalG replied to the thread Power Washing the Tractor.
    I've never understood washing a tractor. Sure, it's nice to keep the bonnet free of dust. The seat and instrument panel should be...
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    I positively dislike ferns. A great wasteland of monoculture. I pull it constantly, but,,, i'm only one guy with other priorities.
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    CalG replied to the thread pickup truck size.
    I bought a Tonka truck the first of this year (Toyota Tacoma) It seemed large to me for a mid sized pickup truck. Looking into it, the...
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    vinca grows well here. I've got a couple of forest hillsides covered in it. Ferns seem to grow up in it, but ferns might be an option...
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    CalG replied to the thread Which Backpack Blower?.
    BS! Though ethanol will bind to any water present (think dri-gas.) It will not magically float to the top. Ethanol is miscible in...
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    CalG replied to the thread Which Backpack Blower?.
    I run that $350 Husky. Works fine. starts easy even after sitting in loft over winter, (no special gas treatment or prep, Just put it...
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    I received the replacement front axle housing today via Fed Ex Priority. It came from SDF in Europe, was in the States in less than a...
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    CalG replied to the thread Stupid Things I Have Done.
    I leave the phone on the desk when I go out on purpose. You can't believe the freedom it gives, until you experience it. Give it a...
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    CalG replied to the thread Stupid Things I Have Done.
    I was young then. and stupid, but now I'm so much smarter! ;-)
 
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