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I guess its about time to tell ya...

Postby TJ » Tue Jan 16, 2007 6:37 am

My name is Travis Alphin I am 26 married 4 years and have a 15 month old girl .Who loves sitting on the cub. I grew up on a small cattle farm along with hogs ,chickens ,dogs and the neighborhood cat in northeasten ARK. I have been around tractors and equipment all my life as my dad builds ,buys and sells it.

I work on the Mississippi river for a tow boat company my job includes everything from diesel mechanics (16-645 EMD's also used in trains ) electrical, plumbing , hydraulics , air controls etc. If its broke i gotta fix it.

I got my first tractor (H farmall) 5 years ago now I have a M and the newest a CUB . I like to make them run good and look better I use them on my 30 acres. My job and working on tractors kinda go to gether in the way things work and the fact they were built before I was born. When I learn how to I'll post some picures of the tractors and maybe a engine on the boat .

ONE last thing I must say is that this board and the people on it are top notch in everyway and the fact that people have get togethers I never saw that at the other board I visted for 4 years. I'll look in overthere ,but theres no comparison in the two. :!: THANKS GUYS :!: :D :!:
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Postby kinelbor » Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:15 am

Welcome! Sounds like you have a pretty interesting job, it would be great to see some of those boat engines!
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Postby Ron Luebke » Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:19 am

welcome TJ :!: :D i think your job and tractor experence will prove most helpful to the forum.
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Postby John *.?-!.* cub owner » Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:40 am

TJ, welcome to the board.
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Postby Don McCombs » Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:49 am

Welcome to the board, Travis.
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Postby John(videodoc) » Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:52 am

Welcome Aboard TJ
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Postby Kit Sumner » Tue Jan 16, 2007 11:46 am

A warm welcome, TJ - glad you decided to join in the discussion part of this forum. :D

You certainly do have an interesting & challenging job. I'm impressed - 26 years old & a whole lot of responsibility. With your back your background & experience, you'll fit in just fine. Lookin' forward to hearin' from you soon. :) :) Kit
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