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Splitting a Cub

Postby Gary Puckett » Sun Jul 29, 2018 8:59 pm

The Service Manual indicates using a strap with a shop crane to support the engine half of the tractor. What kind of strap is appropriate for that? Would a 2 inch hold down strap be strong enough?

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Re: Splitting a Cub

Postby Barnyard » Sun Jul 29, 2018 9:51 pm

That will hold it. Be sure to wedge the front before taking any bolts out.
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Re: Splitting a Cub

Postby jsfarmall » Mon Jul 30, 2018 3:11 pm

Oh yeah, plenty strong to hold it up.
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