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Postby SH 510 » Wed Jan 07, 2009 8:16 pm

Hello, I would like to introduce my self. Excuse the typing mistakes since I havent typed since I was in the army, which is fifty five years ago. I go by SH510, live at Monticello, In, and grew up on red tractors. My son and I have five tractors in various stages of restoration, and are really enjoying doing it. Right now we are starting to re-assemble a 1948 cub. We still need a few parts, but it's shaping up pretty good. So long for tonight. SH510
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Re: New member on the forum

Postby cubguy » Wed Jan 07, 2009 8:18 pm

Welcome SH510. :{_}:
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Re: New member on the forum

Postby bob in CT » Wed Jan 07, 2009 8:40 pm

Welcome aboard. I think you will have a great time visiting and send your son along too!
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Re: New member on the forum

Postby Bill Hudson » Wed Jan 07, 2009 8:42 pm

Welcome. Enjoy the ride.

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Re: New member on the forum

Postby John(videodoc) » Wed Jan 07, 2009 8:48 pm

Welcome aboard SH510. I head up your way for every fathers day to indiana beach. Steveb is up your way as well. Be sure to mark your calendar for
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Also be looking for the central indiana cubfest next fall.

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Re: New member on the forum

Postby RaymondDurban » Wed Jan 07, 2009 9:10 pm

Welcome to the Forum!! Enjoy the ride!!
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Re: New member on the forum

Postby dgrapes59 » Wed Jan 07, 2009 9:49 pm

Welcome aboard! Good luck with your tractors. You are close to a lot of action, be sure to mark your calendar for the upcoming events!
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Re: New member on the forum

Postby Rudi » Wed Jan 07, 2009 10:29 pm

SH510:

Welcome to the family, Enjoy the commaraderie here, it is infectious..

Here is some stuff to enjoy with a cup of coffee..

First, Image to the greatest forum on the internet, and to the Cub Family. You will find that all the folks on this forum are kind, helpful and just full of Cub info and knowledge. They also happen to be the finest folks I have ever met :!: :D

The Welcome Wagon is a relatively brief introduction to the information that is currently available on Cub tractors, and answers many of the common questions new members ask right of the bat. Although it is a bit overwhelming :shock: , it has been designed to actually be copied to a Word Processor such as Microsoft Word (which preserves the active links), and saved to your desktop for easy reference at a later date or when you have a bit more time to read all the information contained in the links below. Please do so, enjoy and I hope this will be a useful aid in learning more about your New Cub Tractor :!: :D

Filling out your Image Profile is a real help. It just needs to be - State,City, County, a lot less than what is available in your local phone book. Knowing where you are will help in members offering to come help, when you are looking for parts - the area that would be useful to you etc., Also our CubFests, Mini-Fests or a simple KaffeeKlatsch/get together over coffee and a doughnut etc., to help each other benefits. Just a thought :!:

When adding signature lines to your profile, the use of animated or non-animated banners and large graphics files must be avoided. These files consume large amounts of bandwidth and cause slow page loading, especially for those forum members using dialup connections.

Ok, so here is the spiel Image:

I would suggest that you read this thread: New Members and Visitors, Please READ Prior to Posting. There are many great links to informative pages such as the ATIS FAQ's 1 and ATIS FAQ's 2, The Best of H.L. Chauvin who has written very interesting articles on troubleshooting common problems with your Cub. One of the other projects we have been working on and it will be a continuing effort is the The Cub Book of Knowledge. This the the place to go to get all the quick links to some very good articles written by many members of the forum on solving some of the problems we encounter as we repair, maintain and up-grade our Cubs. Keep looking for this to grow.


Also, you might want to visit the Cub Manual Server as there is tons of info on servicing, maintaining and re-building your Cub. In addition to this basic information, there are also a number of other useful tools available on the server. There is the Specialty Services page which has contact info for neat stuff like getting your seats recovered, buying quality Decals, Serial Number tags and a host of other neat items. Also there are the Parts Pages - both Used Parts Suppliers and New Parts Suppliers pages with links to quality dealers. I am always looking for YOUR favourite dealers for New and Used Parts to include here. These pages are intended to complement our Official FarmallCub.com Website Sponsors:I would also recommend that you visit Binder Books and purchase the three most important manuals you can own for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding your Cub. These are the Owner's Manual, the GSS-1411 Service Manual and the TC-37F Parts Manual. Although they are available on the Cub Manual Server, it is better if you also have your own paper copy. Binder Books is the only Authorized IH Publication Reprint House and they have the best quality manuals available. Most other's are not of the same quality. Just a personal thought here, the I&T Shop Manuals, although helpful in some areas, really are not sufficient for the job. If you wish though, they are good additional reference works.

IF you really want to get the skinny on all things Cub, might I suggest you get a copy of Ken Updike's Farmall Cub and Cub Cadet's :?: . While you are at it Original Farmall Cub and Cub Cadet is Ken's latest addition to the series. Along with Guy Fay's Letter Series Originality Guide, these are three must have's in anyone's collection.

In addition to the above information, don't forget to check out the various articles that are available to help with your Repair, Restore, Rebuild or just your Maintenance Projects. There are a number of sub pages such as Electrolysis or Rust Zapper's, Maintenance Tips, Jigs and Techniques, Implement and Part Sketches and of course the Paint, Decals & Other Finish Questions which has the Paint Chart and the Paint Committee Decisions links.

Oh, and while the program still lasts.. you might want to check the Announcement: Navistar Free Gas Cap Offer - On-Line Form thread at the top of the Cub Forum and send away for the new style safety cap before that program runs out as well. The program has been extended and no new definite end-date has been announced at this point. It is an extension only and may end rather quickly depending on available stocks. Please do take advantage of this offer and get the new safety caps :idea: :!:

I truly hope that you enjoy your Cub and that you will be a frequent contributor to the forum. Again, Image to the Cub FamilyImage :D
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Re: New member on the forum

Postby Don McCombs » Thu Jan 08, 2009 7:22 am

Welcome to the forum. :D
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Re: New member on the forum

Postby Hengy » Thu Jan 08, 2009 9:57 am

Welcome to the best darned forum on the whole WWW! You are gonna love it here. May I suggest changing your user profile to add your approximate location? That way, if you get in a bind and another member is nearby, maybe you could have a helper stop over and look at it with you. If you use the format of "state comma city or area"... EG: PA, Pittsburgh, it would help immensely!

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Re: New member on the forum

Postby TexCub » Thu Jan 08, 2009 10:33 am

Welcome!! Good luck with your project and when you learn about posting photos we'd love to see some!

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Re: New member on the forum

Postby Ken (48 Cub) » Thu Jan 08, 2009 3:08 pm

Welcome :mrgreen:
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Re: New member on the forum

Postby Jeff Silvey » Thu Jan 08, 2009 5:12 pm

Welcome to the forum. I live south of you by Indy. You will get a lot of info from this forum.
Good luck.
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Re: New member on the forum

Postby sgodlove » Thu Jan 08, 2009 5:24 pm

Hey Dad, good job on your first post!! Next thing to do is learn how to post some pics of our project. We can share our entire photo journal from photobucket after we're all done. Talk to you later.

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Re: New member on the forum

Postby red56turbo » Thu Jan 08, 2009 7:29 pm

Welcome aboard. I see you have a low serial number Super H. Number 10 off the line. Nice find. Hence "SH 510" :wink: .
Once again, welcome.

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