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Old 10-17-2014, 11:42 PM
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JD 1025 cab or not?

Ive got a new JD 1025R tractor 4x4 with loader , snow plow iam planing on plowing snow with it would it was you would spend $ 800 to 1000 to put a cab on it ?
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Old 10-17-2014, 11:46 PM
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Well I can't comment on snow, but I couldn't imagine running my tractor bushhogging with an open cab.

I'm not a fan of cold weather so I personally would spend the money to be a little more comfortable. It goes a long way on how the elements take a toll on your body year after year.
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Old 10-18-2014, 07:44 PM
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The more comfortable you make it the easier it will be to get an operator and the longer shift they will work !
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Old 10-19-2014, 01:34 PM
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I didnt think you could get a cab on tractors that small. I always was under the impression you had to get the 3 series to get a cab.
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Hey Mbigred you don't want to be out on blowing snow with out a cab.
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How many hours can you work in 20 degree temps with blowing snow without the cab ?
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Old 11-09-2014, 09:49 AM
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How many hours can you work in 20 degree temps with blowing snow without the cab ?
maybe 2-3 hrs
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Old 11-09-2014, 08:40 PM
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With a cab you should be able to work , 12 to 14 , so the additional hours worked multiplied by your adverage hourly rate may give you a better idea of the return rate on buying a cab .

I would say yes buy one .
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