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New Helper
« on: January 11, 2019, 07:36:45 AM »
I have a new helper at the mill



 



 

And I will be warm when blowing snow

The bucket comes off with the flip of two levers so I can put on forks
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if you find your self in a deep hole stop digging
saw logs all day what do you get lots of lumber and a day older
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2019, 07:46:38 AM »
How many hp is that?
That will blow some snow. I have one on the back of the wife's tactor,30hp. But no cab. You will like that too.
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2019, 07:52:12 AM »
I am glad that I have friends that have neat stuff.  I say congratulations. I know that it is work, but at least you can enjoy your work.  ;D
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2019, 08:16:30 AM »
Yes Sir Lynn I enjoy my work

the cfarm its 37 hp heater ac radio can holder and I don't drink beer any more the coffee cup will fit tho 8) 8)
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if you find your self in a deep hole stop digging
saw logs all day what do you get lots of lumber and a day older
thank you to all the vets

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Re: New Helper
« Reply #4 on: January 11, 2019, 08:24:06 AM »
Nice looking tractor and very handy. I see you are in North dakota. I've worked up there since spring 2009 just north of you .
Built my own hydraulic splitter
Built my own outdoor wood stove
Built my own log arch
built my own bandsaw sawmill
Built my own atv log arch.
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #5 on: January 11, 2019, 08:24:42 AM »
Bruno should look outside and see if his tractor is still there😀😀😀
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #6 on: January 11, 2019, 08:28:56 AM »
Thatís a great looking machine!  
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #7 on: January 11, 2019, 08:36:35 AM »
I like it.  

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Re: New Helper
« Reply #8 on: January 11, 2019, 08:52:18 AM »
Where at Kwill. If you get the chance give a shout
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if you find your self in a deep hole stop digging
saw logs all day what do you get lots of lumber and a day older
thank you to all the vets

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Re: New Helper
« Reply #9 on: January 11, 2019, 08:54:43 AM »
Very nice machine, Goose.  I sure would like to have a cab like that.  
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #10 on: January 11, 2019, 09:11:17 AM »
Very nice
I hear pretty good things about Mahindra
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #11 on: January 11, 2019, 09:13:26 AM »
Where at Kwill. If you get the chance give a shout
Up around the grand forks area. Not sure if I will go back this spring or not.
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #12 on: January 11, 2019, 09:25:48 AM »
Mine still there 
It's got ice chains on the front axle. 
Moved 1ft of heavy wet snow on Wednesday 
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #13 on: January 11, 2019, 11:58:43 AM »
Nice.  I got chills just looking at the big flat snow covered expanse in the background  
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #14 on: January 11, 2019, 12:57:56 PM »
Nice machine Goose, Nate B from MN brought a load of hard wood to me and asked how you been doing. So you must of bought logs from him before, he is a good guy to deal with.
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« Reply #15 on: January 11, 2019, 02:14:14 PM »
Nice machine Goose, Nate B from MN brought a load of hard wood to me and asked how you been doing. So you must of bought logs from him before, he is a good guy to deal with.
Nope never bought logs from him he is the reason I now have a flat bed so I can go get the logs when Ineed them.
He told me if I keep bugging him he would not bring my logs in 3 months I asked him 3 times
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if you find your self in a deep hole stop digging
saw logs all day what do you get lots of lumber and a day older
thank you to all the vets

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Re: New Helper
« Reply #16 on: January 11, 2019, 02:16:59 PM »
I like it !  Get a grapple and 3rd function valve for your loader!

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Re: New Helper
« Reply #17 on: January 11, 2019, 02:42:25 PM »
That will stack a pretty fair sized log!
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Re: New Helper
« Reply #18 on: January 12, 2019, 05:09:10 PM »
Yes Sir Chuck 2000 lbs

Now the dealer I bought it from wants a big bar top told Doug abought a guy in Rutland not far from here he said nope you bought the tracter from me I'm buying the wood from you  :snowball:  :snowball:  
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if you find your self in a deep hole stop digging
saw logs all day what do you get lots of lumber and a day older
thank you to all the vets

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Re: New Helper
« Reply #19 on: January 12, 2019, 11:27:21 PM »
Goose - congrats on the new 'helper'!
What's her name?
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