farmall666

Members
  • Content count

    4,365
  • Joined

  • Last visited

Everything posted by farmall666

  1. IH 68 front mount cultivator

    I KNOW WHAT YOU MEAN.. I DID MANY ACRES WITH A H WITH MOUNTED 2 ROW. FRONT AND REAR GANGS. LOW GEAR ALL DAY LONG.
  2. What shade of white paint for 1950 demo?

    WERENT THE SIDE PANELS ON THE 50'S SERRIES A DECAL ?
  3. Stolen Tractors

    NEIGHBORS LEFT A TRACTOR AND CHOPPER IN THE FIELD OVER NIGHT. SOMEONE STARTED IT UP AND RAN THE TOOLS FROM THE TOOL BOX THREW THE CHOPPER AND THEN JOY RIDED IT. WAS FOUND IN THE MORNING WITH TIRES SPINNING ON A ROCK PILE/FENCE LINE.
  4. FUSTRATION

    YOUR NOT MISSING MUCH. I HATE IT NOW PAWN STARS OR AMERICAN PICKERS I LIKE.
  5. Alabama RPRU Bus Tour from SD

    I THINK THAT IS A VERY GOOD DEAL..LEAVE THE DRIVING TO SOMEONE ELSE.
  6. Farmall C alternator frozen, literally

    I HAD A FARMALL 300 GENARATOR SIEZE UP AND BURN BELT OFF.
  7. High Hours - Low Hours - How Many Hours...

    LIKE THEY SAY...PAY A LITTLE NOW OR A LOT LATER. THINK ABOUT ALL THOSE M 'S AND H'S OUT THERE STILL GOING. HOW MANY HOURS ON THEM....
  8. Farmall H with Cultivator

    2K....
  9. New tool to tool box

    OH YEAH THATS RIGHT..GOT CRS...
  10. New tool to tool box

    WHAT IS IT?
  11. Gooseneck Trailer Storage

    any neighbors have a empty dairy barn you could use?
  12. 5488 MFWD axle slop

    SHE WILL BE GOOD FOR ANOTHER 30 YEARS...
  13. WE HAD A NEIGHBOR KILLED IN A SKID STEER ACIDENT YEARS AGO. BATTERY WAS ALWAYS DEAD SO HE WOULD LIFT THE LOADER UP AND PROP I AGAINIST THE SILO. THIS WAY HE WOULD JUMP START IT. SKID LOADER ROLLED BACK AND HE GOT CHOKED TO DEAD.
  14. 2806

    OH WOW..DIDNT THINK THEY WERE THAT RARE.
  15. School Buses we Rode on as Kids

    BEING OUT IN THE COUNTY WE WENT INTO CERTAIN FARM YARDS AND TURNED AROUND. THE LADY CRANKED IT TO SHORT AND GOT THE BUS UNDER THE EAVE OF A CHICKEN COUP. POKED A HOLE IN THE BUS ROOF. SNOW BLEW IN GOING TO SCHOOL THAT DAY...
  16. What other vehicles do you remember from school?

    WE HAD ONE ALSO IN OUR SHOP. THINK THEY WERE OWNED AND DONATED BY FORD.
  17. 'Tis WARM Again!

    SUPPOSE TO BE COLD HERE IN WISCONSIN FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. THEN IN 20'S ON SUNDAY..
  18. Fuel problems

    WHEN I WAS LOGGING I HAD 3-5 SKIDDERS RUNNINPLUS A MACK LOG TRUCK. WE HAD TWO PICK-UP SUPPLY TANKS. EACH 110 GALLONS. ALWAYS BOUGHT BLENDED FUEL. ALWAYS MADE SURE THE MACHINES WERE FIILLED EVERYNIGHT AFTER WORK SO NO MOISTURE COULD BUILD UP. ALWAYS TREATED THE SUPPLY TANKS WITH POWER SERVICE EVEN IF NOW TROUBLES. THIS WAS YEARS AGO. NEVER HAD TO WORK WITH THIS BIO-CRAP. ONLY ONE OR TWO TIMES WAS HAD TROUBLES. PULLED THE PLUG RAN THE CRAP OUT OF THE TANKS AND STARTED OVER FRESH.I BOUGHT POWER SERVICE BY THE CASE. USED COUPLES OFF THE PICKS TO WARM UP THE SHIDDER ENGINE TO START THEM. IF IT WAS VERY VERY COLD WE WOULD START AT NOON OR DIDNT WORK AT ALL THAT DAY. ONCE IT GOT SO COLD WE DIDNT WORK MORE THAN 2-3 DAYS IN TWO WEEKS.TRY MAKING A 5K BANK PAYMENT THAT WAY..
  19. School Buses we Rode on as Kids

    CARPENTER SUPRIOR BLUE BIRD THOMAS BODIES... ONE OR TWO OF THOSE COMPANIES WENT BANKRUPT. WHISH ONE OR ONES I DONT REMEBER...IF YOU NAUGHTY YOU SAT TO SIT IN THE FRONT SEATS....
  20. School Buses we Rode on as Kids

    WHEN I WENT TO SCHOOL WE HAD THEM ALL CHEV FORD DODGE IH WITH SUPERIOR CARPENTER BLUEBIRD BODYS. I THINK THEY PUT PURCHASES OUT ON BIDS. WE HAD A PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION COMPANY THAT DID THE BUSSING. SCHOOL DISTRICT DIDNT OWN THE BUSES. I REMEBER IN GRADE SCHOOL ONE DRIVER LEFT HIS BUS BY THE SCHOOL IN THE DAY TIM. US KIDS TOOK OUR POTATOES/APPLES/ORANGES FROM LUNCH AND WOULD STUFF THEM UP THE ESHAUST PIPE. WHEN HE WOULD START IT UP THEM WOULD FLY OUT LIKE MINI TORPEDOS. LOL THEN ONE TIME WE STUFFED IT TO FULL AND IT WOULDNT RUN. THE COMPANY HAD TO COME OUT AND TAKE THE PIPES OFF AND CLEAN THEM OUT. THE TEACHERS WANTED TO KNOW WHO DID IT. SURPRISING NO ONE KNEW WHO DID IT..I RODE BUS ALL MY YEARS TO SCHOOL. UNTIL I GOT MY OWN CAR.
  21. What other vehicles do you remember from school?

    WHEN I WAS IN HIGH SCHOOL WE HAD MILITARY SURPLUS VEHICLES. ON E WAS A DODGE TON AND A HALF DUMP TRUCK. WOULD SAY MID TO LATE 60'S. IT HAD A PLOW. KEPT IN THE AG/POWER SHOP. I DROVE THAT. ALSO SOME TYPE OF WILLYS JEEP WITH A PLOW TO DO SIDE WALKS. IT WAS ALL RUSTED OUT. WE RE DID IT IN BODY SHOP. I LIKED DRIVING THAT. THEN THEY HAD A HYDRO CASE BIGGER LAWN MOWER WITH A SPINNING BRUSH ON IT. ALL OR MOST OF MACHINES IN MACHINE SHOP WERE GOVERMENT SURPLUS. SOME EVEN HAD THE BRASS TAGS STILL ON THEM.. LATHES/MILLING MACHINES..MY DRIVERS ED CAR WAS LIKE A 1977 OR 1978 OLDS CUTLAS SUPREME V-6..VERY NICE CAR...THEY WOULD LEASE FROM LOCAL DEALERSHIPS. WHOEVER GAVE BEST PRICE I SUPPOSE.....FORD DODGE CHEV PONTIAC OLDSMOBILE
  22. 766 gas

    291 WAS NEVER USED IN ANY IH TRUCKS. AND YES IT IS A IH ENGINE. USED IN THE 666 AND 686 AND 756 TRACTORS ALSO.
  23. whats worse wind chill or cold temps?

    THE WIND IS WORSE I BELIEVE. IT GOES RIGHT THREW YOU.
  24. Newton Implement, Newton Iowa

    WHAT IS THE HUGE BUILDING ACROSS THE HIGHWAY?
  25. Farmall 756 Raking Hay...

    ONE OF MY FAVORITE THINGS TO DO WAS RAKING HAY AND CORN CHOPPING...