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Bonjour

Postby Harryd » Sun Nov 30, 2008 5:37 am

Hello,

I'm Harry, retired Dutchman and living in Saint Martin D'Oney in the SW of France (between Bordeaux and the Spanish border). With the help of this forum I bought a Super Cub.
Together with a friend we have started the restoration.
I'm intending to use the Cub on our land, cutting heather and grass and transport.
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In my working life I have been often in US, once for a one year spell in a RV throughout your great country. It is a great place.

Anyway I'm pleased I found this forum;
Take care and à bientôt

Harry

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Re: Bonjour

Postby RaymondDurban » Sun Nov 30, 2008 7:33 am

Harry,
Welcome to the Forum!! :{_}: I remember your earlier post when you were on the hunt for your Cub. Congratulations on your purchase! Remember to take lots of photos during the restoration.
Good Luck and Have Fun!

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Re: Bonjour

Postby redfin » Sun Nov 30, 2008 9:56 am

Welcome Harry , it is nice to have you here.. Looking forward to seeing more of you! :D

Jim :D

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Re: Bonjour

Postby John(videodoc) » Sun Nov 30, 2008 8:50 pm

welcome back, and congrats, takes lots of pictures.

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Re: Bonjour

Postby beaconlight » Sun Nov 30, 2008 9:29 pm

Glad to have you with us.
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Re: Bonjour

Postby Bill Hudson » Sun Nov 30, 2008 9:34 pm

Harry,

Welcome back and enjoy your Cub.

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Re: Bonjour

Postby phildidit » Tue Dec 02, 2008 8:31 pm

welcome to the forum and can't wait to see more pictures of the super cub

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Re: Bonjour

Postby VinceD » Tue Dec 02, 2008 9:14 pm

Welcome, Harry. :D :D Enjoy that Cub :!: :!: :!:
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Re: Bonjour

Postby red56turbo » Thu Jan 01, 2009 12:00 am

Hello HarryD. Welcome aboard.

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Re: Bonjour

Postby Harryd » Thu Apr 16, 2009 9:47 am

after 4 months it is finely ready and it is like new.
Man I'm pleased
here is the 1st picture
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Re: Bonjour

Postby John(videodoc) » Thu Apr 16, 2009 10:00 am

I dont know Harry, i think you missed a spot, i think you better send that cub over to me so i can finish it up for you, and for safe keeping........ :D :lol: :lol:


Excellent job....

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Re: Bonjour

Postby Hengy » Thu Apr 16, 2009 1:34 pm

Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful!

Congratulations on your restoration. You look so very pleased riding on your tractor... I am happy for you!

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Re: Bonjour

Postby CapeCodCubs » Thu Apr 16, 2009 2:38 pm

Fantastic!! Is that a guard on the cutting bar? Original or improvised?
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Re: Bonjour

Postby Rudi » Thu Apr 16, 2009 2:41 pm

Harry:

That is one very nice Cub and Cub-22. Looks like a very proud owner and restorer taking her out for a spin as well. Ya done real good, beautiful restoration. I imagine you had lots of fun doing it, now to have the best kind of fun, seat time on a sweat lookin Cub .... :{_}: Congratulation :applause: on a job very well done :big smile:
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Re: Bonjour

Postby Don McCombs » Thu Apr 16, 2009 7:50 pm

Congratulations, Harry. :D
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