Ned on the job

Tue Jun 29, 2004 10:45 pm


Wed Jun 30, 2004 5:54 am

Nice!!! All ready for the trailer........ :D

Wed Jun 30, 2004 6:46 am

Ned looks real good. You did a great job on the restore :!: Glad to see it will be a working tractor too. All you need now is a nice homemade wagon to cart your wood around :lol:

Wed Jun 30, 2004 7:58 am

Nice pic. but looks like a setup to me neds just a little to clean. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
Just kidding. Nice restore job.

Wed Jun 30, 2004 9:19 pm

Two years ago


Wed Jun 30, 2004 10:00 pm

Total cost ? Hours it took me? The great people on this site. priceless
$2753.00 Complete cost including paint, approx a good 250 man hours. stretch that over 2 years.That also include a woods mower deck and a L-54 grader blade I'm restoring also ,rear&front wheel weights, Ned has all new tranny bearings all new seals,new front tires Rebuilt engine .020 over pistons,rings, new valves,springs guides, oil pump gears,Bored cyl. Rebuilt hyd. Manifold, pump,all new hardware(correct police will get me there).New clutch plate, Two clutch throw out bearings, have orig in it know.New front wheel bearings.New tires front. had to buy draw bar(did not have one.Lift bar and lights had to buy.Oh yes I still need a pad for my deluxe seat.Have to add that up.What do you think, to expensive?Was that alot for a total makeover?

Thu Jul 01, 2004 8:56 am

Too expensive? I spent around 2200 including the purchase price, but the first time I backed it out of the shop, the ooohs and ahhhs made it all worth it. I was my first attempt at restoring anything. I still have a lot to learn.