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Buying my 154 tomorrow

Postby Pils » Sun Feb 10, 2008 10:31 pm

[b]Drove a Cub 154 when I was 14 years old, and it was only a few years old. Knew I wanted one from then on. I am 46 now, and finally getting one. It has a 5' belly mower and a snow plow. Did some research and felt $1800.00 was a very reasonable price. I'll be retiring at 50, so I will wait to start the restoration until then, but will use it for mowing and snow plowing until then.
Retiring in a few years, and starting a small engine repair buisness in my wifes hometown in Indiana. I will repair/buy/sell garden tractors, lawn mowers, ATV's and golf carts.
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Postby George Willer » Sun Feb 10, 2008 11:07 pm

Welcome! I'm sure you will enjoy your stay here. Best of luck with your new tractor.

About the same time you were driving that 154 we were flying to Hale's corners for officer's meetings at EAA headquarters. Did you see that Cessna 170 with a racing stripe on the left wing? It's a small world isn't it?
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Postby Hengy » Sun Feb 10, 2008 11:29 pm

Hey...How about that... Another Wisconsin Cubber!! Welcome to the best darned forum on the whole WWW, Pils! Is that short for "pilsner?" I have been known to have a pils of my own in the day...

You are gonna love it here!

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Postby Barnyard » Sun Feb 10, 2008 11:45 pm

Welcome to the Forum. I bet you start that restoration sooner than you think. It will keep calling your name to come out for a visit. The next thing you know you'll be diggin' in the tool box for wrenches and screwdrivers. Then there will be the trips to the dealer for parts. The next thing you know you'll have a great lookin' tractor and want another before you get a chance to retire.

Just ask anybody, they'll tell you I'm probably right. Enjoy you tractor and enjoy you time here.
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Postby Jim Roy » Mon Feb 11, 2008 8:08 am

Welcome, jump right in, enjoy.
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Postby Bill Hudson » Mon Feb 11, 2008 10:34 am

Welcome to the forum.

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Postby Ron Luebke » Tue Feb 12, 2008 10:32 am

welcome i hope you enjoy your 154 and this forum to the fullest :!:
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Postby Lyle7289 » Tue Feb 12, 2008 10:38 am

WELCOME and I am sure you'll enjoy your 154!! :P

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Postby Lyle7289 » Tue Feb 12, 2008 10:39 am

Oops :oops:

Double post!!


Welcome again!!! :lol:
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Postby John(videodoc) » Tue Feb 12, 2008 5:12 pm

welcome aboard pils, may you have lots of good luck with your 154.
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Postby deputy jailer » Thu Feb 14, 2008 7:37 am

:D :D WELCOME :D :D Enjoy the 154 :D :D
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Postby Pete1941 » Thu Feb 14, 2008 10:51 am

W E L C O M E :thumbsup: , Pete
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