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    Farm 1600 acres,milk 700 cows run mainly RED(gotta have a few others to make you appreciate the red ones even more)bought the '46 Farmall A in family since '52 when I was 17. Currently have A, C, Super C,230, M, 400,450 and an F30 adopted from my Wife's side of the family. Wish I had bought the 450 i grew up with, hindsight is 2020

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  1. bitty

    Sometimes you need. A bigger hammer

    Work smarter not harder
  2. bitty

    Never seen one of these before!

    That was at whitneyville ? Must have been the old home days? I have never been able to get there because I am too busy working at that time of the year
  3. bitty

    Converting a boomless sprayer to have a boom

    Check out Paul B ( used to be Zimmerman ) and Iva mfg,? They manufacture sprayers . Maybe you can get a complete boom
  4. bitty

    Well I can't jump 10 buses like Evil Knievel

    I guess that can't stop and go without flopping on its side
  5. bitty

    Cost to haul a 30 foot grain head?

    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^ this
  6. bitty

    Looking At A Career Change Again

    I kind of think about the feed driving as long as it's not too big of a pay difference when it comes to buying the groceries you will have a little more time with the family while the kids are young? Money is not everything to me (otherwise I wouldn't be Dairy farming)
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    Skid steer backhoe attachment

    I have had both. I rented out my mind mini excavator to make it pencil out. I can run out of 10,250 lb mini for $200 day so unless you have much to do with it it's way cheaper to rent
  8. bitty

    Happy birthday ,Sledgehammer & Redflyer

    Happy birthday Todd and others. Sorry for your identity troubles, gaurd your birthday cake today ensuring that you get to enjoy it with your family and friends
  9. bitty

    Skid steer backhoe attachment

    MTO for $3K you can rent a miniX for a loooooooong time and it will do ten times the work in the same time and can have a 4 or maybe even 6 way blade on it
  10. bitty

    Skid steer backhoe attachment

    I had that backhoe on our first 1840. Plenty of hyd capacity. It will be a wise idea to put flow restrictors on the swing cylinder because it's flies from left to right
  11. bitty

    Skid steer backhoe attachment

    The one I had served it's purpose ok only because I needed to dig a water line in the bottom of the bank barn. This was low enough as a miniX wouldn't have been too high. When digging full depth it takes 110% of the reach on both sides to get rid of the dirt . This makes it a pain in the rear end as it is easy to knock dirt in the ditch during installation of the water line. I traded in mine on Sept 11th '01 on bobcat 325 that I added 2,900 hours to the meter
  12. bitty

    Skid steer backhoe attachment

    MTO if you want to know a lot about one of these give me a call I had one...... and then I had a mini excavator as stated above without the clamping device it'll rip right off the front of skid loader the skid loader also you will be stuck anywhere you see a mud puddle
  13. bitty

    Factory top links ?

    We have kept ours because there seldom is with what we are replacing it with
  14. bitty

    Factory top links ?

    We have four or five cat 3 66 series. One cat 2 more than likely from one of the 856 we had years ago
  15. bitty

    This made me smile!

    That is so cool