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A whole lot of how to get killed on a tractor

Postby inairam » Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:39 pm

Unfortunately, some IH tractors were involved


https://youtu.be/ml1CfEFeeIg
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Re: A whole lot of how to get killed on a tractor

Postby Jim Becker » Wed Oct 18, 2017 2:26 pm

The guy on the Mahindra at about 1:12 perfectly illustrated the point I repeatedly try to make about hitching above or forward of the original drawbar.

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Re: A whole lot of how to get killed on a tractor

Postby Super A » Wed Oct 18, 2017 2:30 pm

:roll: Well there were a couple of good ROPS demonstrations, so I guess it wasn't a total waste......

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Re: A whole lot of how to get killed on a tractor

Postby jsfarmall » Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:19 pm

Why is it most videos of pure bred tractor idiots are always foreigners?

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Re: A whole lot of how to get killed on a tractor

Postby Crimson Tim » Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:27 pm

:shock: So many baaaaaad decisions...

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Re: A whole lot of how to get killed on a tractor

Postby inairam » Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:46 pm

When you only have 9 horsepower you need to know the names of all of the ponies!

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Re: A whole lot of how to get killed on a tractor

Postby Lt.Mike » Thu Oct 19, 2017 11:35 am

Pretty amazing how quick it came up considering all that seat mounted counter weight.
As for the first video, the best thing I can say is it’s an example of what not to do.
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