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New 1948 cub

Postby 1948cubnovice » Tue Mar 01, 2022 9:14 pm

I found this little cub when i went to pick up a flat bottom plow today and it is complete so i picked it up two
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Tractors Owned: 1948 Cub, 1952 Cub, 1953 Cub, 1946 Farmall A, 1949 Farmall M, 1956 IH 130, 1979 IH 140, 1959 Farmall 240.
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1969 F-100 fully restored, 1969 F 100 original paint, 1973 F 100, 50 K original miles all original, 1978 F250 repainted, 1978 Bronco, 1967 Mustang, 1973 Mach ! Mustang.
Several single cylinder Honda motorcycles from the early 70's. Adding more junk all the time.
Location: Parsons, Kansas

Re: New 1948 cub

Postby 69ranger » Tue Mar 01, 2022 11:31 pm

Great Job!
I have a weak spot for not saying no to a new toy.
Can hardly wait to hear a condition report, and if its a fixer or parts tractor.

1948cubnovice
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Re: New 1948 cub

Postby 1948cubnovice » Wed Mar 02, 2022 7:29 am

69ranger wrote:Great Job!
I have a weak spot for not saying no to a new toy.
Can hardly wait to hear a condition report, and if its a fixer or parts tractor.



I hope it will be a fixer but i will find out about noon toady when it gets to my shop I will put up some better pics tonight when i get it home and give a report on if the engine is stuck or not

1948cubnovice
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Re: New 1948 cub

Postby 1948cubnovice » Wed Mar 02, 2022 8:34 pm

69ranger wrote:Great Job!
I have a weak spot for not saying no to a new toy.
Can hardly wait to hear a condition report, and if its a fixer or parts tractor.



Looks like it will be a fixer engine is free it looks like someone has been into the engine has the wrong head bolt in it going to
lap the vales and replace the head gasket and head bolts then i will try to start it
Here are some better pics
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Posts: 203
Joined: Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:36 pm
Zip Code: 67357
Tractors Owned: 1948 Cub, 1952 Cub, 1953 Cub, 1946 Farmall A, 1949 Farmall M, 1956 IH 130, 1979 IH 140, 1959 Farmall 240.
Several Brand X Green tractors that sound strange when they run.
1969 F-100 fully restored, 1969 F 100 original paint, 1973 F 100, 50 K original miles all original, 1978 F250 repainted, 1978 Bronco, 1967 Mustang, 1973 Mach ! Mustang.
Several single cylinder Honda motorcycles from the early 70's. Adding more junk all the time.
Location: Parsons, Kansas

Re: New 1948 cub

Postby 69ranger » Wed Mar 02, 2022 10:51 pm

GOOD LUCK! :D

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Re: New 1948 cub

Postby Stanton » Thu Mar 03, 2022 10:28 am

Good to hear. Let us know your progress…

Nice to save another Cub!
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Re: New 1948 cub

Postby SamsFarm » Thu Mar 03, 2022 3:11 pm

Those are spiffy looking socket head cap screws!

They just dont look right in that application!

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Re: New 1948 cub

Postby 1948cubnovice » Fri Mar 04, 2022 9:38 pm

Stanton wrote:Good to hear. Let us know your progress…

Nice to save another Cub!



i will try to keep everyone informed of the progress . I will post pics. as i move along on this project . Besides i will probably have to ask some advice while working on it .

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Re: New 1948 cub

Postby 1948cubnovice » Fri Mar 04, 2022 9:47 pm

SamsFarm wrote:Those are spiffy looking socket head cap screws!

They just dont look right in that application!



Sr you are right they don't look right i have already ordered new head bolts and gasket kit that was the first thing i done


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