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Old 01-20-2009, 11:25 PM
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Tractor Implement For Moving Equipment

After dreaming of and saving for my very wn tractor for almost twenty years now - the dream came true this past season. With a very useful tractor in the shed, I began work during this slow season on a project that would help in moving trailers and other equipment around the yard without having to go through the trouble of hooking to a truck each time.
So I came up with this little gizmo that will allow me to back up under a trailer, raise the 3 pt. hitch, and away we go! Bought a stabilizer bar, and then fabricated the top part myself with a nice little relaxing day of welding!
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Old 01-20-2009, 11:28 PM
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Pretty cool setup, congrats on getting the tractor that you've wanted.
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Old 01-21-2009, 06:24 AM
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Must be a breeze to move trailers now!
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Old 01-21-2009, 08:16 AM
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I've see them on ebay for about $80. I could use one of them. I bet yours was cheaper thought! Nice!
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Old 01-21-2009, 09:14 AM
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Thats some good fabricating. Nice job.
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Old 01-21-2009, 09:18 AM
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Temperatures been down around zero here the last week, but had to go out last weekend and haul the trailers around in a circle and then back them back into place - a lot of fun and very easy!
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Old 01-21-2009, 09:41 AM
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Temperatures been down around zero here the last week, but had to go out last weekend and haul the trailers around in a circle and then back them back into place - a lot of fun and very easy!
Haha sounds like me. I got my drive belt switched out on my Gravely as it was well past worn out, to the point it would hardly pull onto the trailer. It was hard not to spin the tires or pop a wheelie every time I took out.
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1995 7.3L F-250 XLT 4X4 9' Uni-Mount & Pro Flo Spreader
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36" Walker MC GHS
48" John Deere Hydro W/B
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Stihl FS-85R Trimmer
Stihl FC-95 Stick Edger
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Old 01-22-2009, 11:23 AM
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Thats some good fabricating. Nice job.
Thanks. Enjoy welding from time to time.
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Old 01-22-2009, 11:28 AM
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thats a great idea and nice JD tractor, I want one too! lol
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Old 01-22-2009, 11:48 AM
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Thats some good fabricating. Nice job.
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