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1948 Farmall Cub restoration rookie seeking answers

Postby Chris craft » Mon Apr 29, 2013 6:31 pm

Looking to restore this tractor for my 84 yr old father-in-law and could use some guidance and encouragement. This is a lot different that race cars and motorcycles. First, can someone tell me if these tractors originally sold with the metal badge or a sticker?


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Re: 1948 Farmall Cub restoration rookie seeking answers

Postby Former Member » Mon Apr 29, 2013 8:03 pm

The answer to that is "Yes". Both, depending on year.

1947-1954 were stickers. "55 and later, till the square front cubs, were the metal emblems. Then back to decals.

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Re: 1948 Farmall cub- metal badge or sticker?

Postby RaymondDurban » Mon Apr 29, 2013 8:19 pm

If you are talking about the emblem on the nose of the tractor (hood), its a sticker.

Edit: not sure what happened to your other post that I answered to, but my reply was to the 1948 tractor you inquired about in that thread.
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Re: 1948 Farmall Cub restoration rookie seeking answers

Postby ricky racer » Mon Apr 29, 2013 8:41 pm

If you can do a motorcycle or race car, trust me, you can do a Cub!! You've got the best talent pool in regards to Cub on the planet here and everyone wants to help.

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Re: 1948 Farmall Cub restoration rookie seeking answers

Postby Dances With Cubs » Mon Apr 29, 2013 10:57 pm

Welcome to the Cub Club. I just got my first one two days ago, also a '48. Good luck with it!
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Re: 1948 Farmall Cub restoration rookie seeking answers

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Re: 1948 Farmall Cub restoration rookie seeking answers

Postby Buzzard Wing » Tue Apr 30, 2013 8:37 am

Seems to be several Cub AND motorcycle fans in my neighborhood.

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Re: 1948 Farmall Cub restoration rookie seeking answers

Postby Rudi » Thu May 02, 2013 5:18 pm

Yes you can. Suggest you follow the links below, read the manuals - Owner's, Service and Parts catalogs. These will help you. Find the serial number to determine the year ..again that can be found on the main page of the manual server. Congrat and have a lot of fun.

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