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    Notify moderator change

    I just used the notify moderator button and found that there is a change. You can now tell the moderator what you are notifying them about in a small box that you type in. This sure will take the guess work out of moderating. Great new addition to the site... thanks ...
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    trailer floor

    The plywood floor on my trailer has rotted away and this weekend, I fell through. It has reached that time that I need to put a new floor onto the trailer. Any suggestions? It is a open trailer with a single axle, no brakes. I use it for moving light stuff, but it is heavy duty enough to...
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    Do you wash your machine after....

    Do you wash your machine after fertilizing? I just finished fertilizing the lawns and decided that I would give the machine a quick wash down. I was surprised at all the places that the fertilizer had worked it way into. I wound up washing down the entire machine, including under the wheel...
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    Attachments Forum...

    The Attachments Forum doesn't seem to be attached to the system any longer. Here is the message that I get... </font><font color="blue" class="small">( SQL ERROR: Sat, Sep 17 2005 14:37:09 -0500 Database error only visible to forum administrators Warning: mysql_num_rows(): supplied argument...
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    Dented filters.......

    While searching for another topic, I came across this article about dented oil filters. I find this interesting reading... web page Here is the web page for other articles of interest.
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    Pellet choices....

    Just came back from the place that I have ordered my pellets and they now offer both a hardwood and softwood pellet. The brand is Energex. I have been using the Energex softwood pellet for a number of years and never knew about the hardwood pellet. Does anyone have any experience with the...
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    It's wet outside.......

    It\'s wet outside....... We are finally getting some rain in the Quiet Corner of CT. This is what the advertisements call the Northeast corner of the state. It has been so quiet that we haven't had rain in so long, that some people have forgotten what it is. The grass is brown and the...
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    Spreader Cosmo Spreader....

    Does anyone have a Cosmo Spreader as is advertised on the Tractor Supply Website. They have them on sale for $398.75. web page I need one in a hurry and I was wondering how good of a unit are these? Does anyone know what the country of origin is? Thanks Junk...
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    A Different Type of E Bay Scam....

    I thought that I had seen every e bay scam that was out there until a friend sent this one to me. Decide for yourself.... to the auction........
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    Kubota BX MMM Baggers System....

    I have misplaced the instruction/owners manual for the GCK60BX grass catcher bagger system. I need the information on the location of where the baffle gets mounted on the inside of the 60" mower deck. If anyone can supply that information I would greatly appreciate it. A picture of what it...
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    Can You Defend Kubota Corporation....

    I have come to the conclusion that Kubota as a company isn't as reputable as they once were. I have seen too many people that have had unresolved problems with Kubota products and the general feeling that all of them get is that Kubota just doesn't care. Manufacturing defects aren't fixed...
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    Bumble bee question......

    With all our members being stung by insects this fall, I have stayed away from watering the plants during the daytime. Last evening when I went down to where the Sedum plants are, I noticed that the bumble bees were still on the blossoms. This was about 11 PM and the outside temperature had...
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    Log splitter plans...

    I have had the cylinder, valve, and pump for about 15 years now, and have never gotten around to making a log splitter. Any suggestions for plans to make one. I would prefer a vertical splitter to a horizontal splitter. Easier to roll the logs under the ram, than lift them to the ram. I am...
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    Cement flowers....

    Who said that you need dirt to grow flowers? A little water and fertilizer every once in a while and you have a cement flower garden...
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    Japanese Beetle Problem....

    This year, the Japanese Beetles have been worse than any past years that I can remember. They have decimated a few of my plants to the point that they have no leaves left on them. The beetle traps haven't worked very well either. Mike (PineRidge) suggest milky spore, but after checking the...
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    Northeast residents - Finally, free credit reports

    This post is only for the members of TBN that are considering buying a tractor and financing it.... All others please disregard As of September 1st, 2005 the residents of the Northeast will be able to get free credit reports on their computer or by mail. The address to go to is...
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    Opinions.... Your Opinions & Mine....

    Please substitute any brand name below for what ever brand name that you would like to insert. The brand names have been left out to protect the innocent, as well as the guilty.. I have noticed that when a ABC tractor owner says something bad about his own brand, it is constructive criticism...
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    High Gasoline Prices Getting to You???????

    If the high price of gasoline is getting to you, don't think that it isn't getting to the station owners also. With the price of gasoline skyrocketing, they have to purchase new signage for the top of the pumps and for the lighted signs. A novel new solution to this age old problem has been...
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    CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT TO BENEFIT BX OWNERS!

    OK.... now that I have your attention..... what are we going to do about the sticking hydro pedals? I know that mine still sticks and doesn't work smoothly, and I know that there are a lot of others out there that also have been having this problem. I also know that the dealers are slow to...
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    1st Design BX Loader Valve Relocation.....

    I have been working on a redesign of the loader valve on the first design BX tractors, so it will stay with the tractor when the loader is removed. The design that I am contemplating has the loader valve being relocated about 2" rearward, but it will remain at the same angle as original. The...
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    From the flower garden.....

    This is a King Hibiscus that I put in a few years ago. The Japanese beetles attack the leaves, but the plant still flowers. Forgot to put out the beetle traps this summer...
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    From the vegitable garden...

    From the vegitable garden... This years crop....
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    Is there such a thing as.......

    Is there such a thing as a grey market BX tractor? I was told that the BX tractors were built in Georgia, USA. I was also told that the clamshell grass catcher is also manufactured, but not sold in the USA. Are BX tractors manufactured in any other countries? I have also seen a lot of...
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    ID theft ring hits 50 banks, security firm says

    To read the article please click this link to the web page. Sure glad that I keep all my money in my piggy bank...
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    How is your weed growing?????

    Seems that this years crop is taller than any previous years...
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    Failure to yeild.....

    What could have done this to a Dakota????????
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    Got water???????

    Don't know about the rest of the country or the county, but around here the ground is so dry that plants that have been in the ground for 5 - 10 years are starting to fail from lack of water. I just laid out 1000 feet of 1" black plastic to get water to some of them that are in desperate need...
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    How is retirement treating you??????

    The other post about winning the lottery has been interesting, however, in reality, how is retirement treating you? Are you getting from your pension what you had been promised? Here is a good article to read before answering. read about pensions here......
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    Bird like insect......

    I have no idea what this is, but it flies around at night and is able to stay in one place by keeping its wings moving quickly just like a hummingbird. It keeps going from one flower to another removing what appears to be the nectar of the flower. What is it???????
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    How to properly disinfect your water well......

    <font color="red">WARNING: </font> Chlorine is an oxidizer and will burn holes in your clothing if you spill any on yourself. Also, it can cause eye damage, so protective goggles are the order of the day. Keep it from getting on your skin, because prolonged exposure can cause harm. Don't...
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    What is up with this????????

    While reading a post by GSXR I see this little box pop up under his signature line telling me what my ISP is and the version of Windows that I am running. I also realize that this is information that is only available for me to see, however, if the program that can figure out this information...
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    The Town Wants My Property!!!!!

    In this mornings mail I got a letter from the town advising me that they are starting condemnation proceedings to take my property by eminent domain. I just can't believe this is happening at a time in my life when I am just starting to feel comfortable in this place....... Seems that some...
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    First Bath in 3 years......

    The Lovely Mrs_Junkman has been nagging me to take the old car out of the garage. Now, anyone here that has ever seen even a picture of my garage, knows that this isn't an easy task. I started moving things around this morning and by 2 in the afternoon, the car was ready to be moved. Got the...
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    New tractor emmission requirements...

    Do you believe that the new tractor low emissions engines are necessary to save the environment?
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    Day Lilly Garden....

    It is that time of the year again that the Day Lillie's come to bloom. Here are some pictures of some of them. Evey year I add a few to commemorate the pets that are buried below them.
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    Suggestions for a 3 point hitch spreader.....

    I am looking to purchase a top quality 3 point hitch fertilizer spreader for my BX22. I have had it with poor quality units. Anyone know of top quality spreaders that will properly fit the BX series tractors??????? thanks ..... the original Junk....
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    The Hummer family.

    A little birdie told me to post a link to this story. ....... view the story here, and keep clicking for the next page.... web page
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    Flower or Weed???????

    That is the question..... The woman says that it is a weed..... I say did you plant it..... she answers, no, I don't think so.... I answer..... please don't think.... it gets you in trouble... the rest of the day is quite quiet now...
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    Your opinion of the BX Front Mounted Sweeper....

    I am looking for others experiences with the front mounted sweeper that Kubota sells for the BX series tractors. How long does it take you to install it from the time you remove the loader till you have the sweeper operational???? What is your opinion of the type of performance that it...
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    Basket Weaving.....

    Things around here are getting kind of dull with all the thread closings, and I am tractored out. For these reasons I have been thinking of taking up basket weaving. Any suggestions as to where to start? Please keep this non political or controversial because I don't want this thread closed...
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    Who or what will control the Internet????

    I was just reading this news article that talks about the future of who will control the World Wide Web, commonly known as the Internet. The original agreement was to expire in 2006, however the Bush Administration has chosen to hold control for a longer period. Please read the article and...
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    Good Doer goes to jail

    This man in Texas saves a persons life when he is drowning and is arrested for interfering with police afterward for doing so. Read the article here. Sure would like to know the "rest of the story". Any of the TBN Texans read anything about this story??????
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    Porcupine Problem.....

    How do you deal with porcupines that you find around the house and in the garden? My old Weimeraner would kill them and then I would spend hours removing quills from his mouth along with the veterinarian. After the second time, he suggested that I find another veterinarian. Luckily for both...
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    Microsoft Problem Resolution....

    As I had posted a while ago, I was having problems with my computer with a partially installed version of Print Shop software. I also was having some other miscellaneous problems that I was unable to resolve on my own and all the suggestions from TBN members didn't resolve them either. I then...
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    Chilling effect of what you write..

    I was just doing some WWW surfing and came across this interesting law suit that was filed against people for what they have written in posts at an on-line website telling there opinion of a web based business. It can certainly put a chill on anyone that has had a bad experience telling anyone...
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    How Smart are you??????

    Take this on line IQ test if you dare. It shouldn't take more than 30 minutes. I don't know how accurite it is, but I found it challanging enough to keep going to the end. Take the free IQ test here.......
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    Someone went fishing ......

    Someone went fishing and guess what they caught..... two on one hook...... or is it one on one hook..... or ???? This is why the guy broke his finger while fishing at PineRidge's pond. This is the part of the story that Mike didn't want to get out.
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    I'm Working at Walmart......

    I\'m Working at Walmart...... Stop by and say hello.....
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    Using Epsom Salts in a garden.....

    The wife brought home a 4 pound package of Epsom Salts and on the back it had more uses for it in the garden than for sprains and soaking in it. Has anyone any experience with Epsom Salts????? The package says to water with it, spread it on the lawn, in the flower and vegetable garden... Almost...
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    Returned e mail question

    I got the following message back when i sent an email to a friend. I don't know what this means. I know that the email address is good... thanks </font><font color="blue" class="small">( The original message was received at Tue, 24 May 2005 11:47:39 -0600 (MDT) from...
 
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