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Hello From Cape Cod

Postby BobM » Wed Jun 17, 2009 6:28 pm

Hello all. My name is Bob and I just became the proud owner of a 1967 (I think) Cub. I have owned a 1948 Ford 8N that I brought home in a basket and successfully reincarnated. I picked up this Cub up in Pennsylvania a couple of years ago for a friend who partially disassembled it, lost interest, and this week traded me for a John Deer 650. The tractor is in very good condition and needs some cleanup, paint and rewiring. A think a "67" is supposed to have a positive ground, 12 volt system, this one has a negative ground, 12 volt starter and generator and an 8 volt (?) battery. I'll be spending time on this excellent forum to try to get it back to original. It has a 60" finish mower that can do my lawn in about three passes, but it will be my snow plow (justification). Just love old tractors.
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Re: Hello From Cape Cod

Postby Joe Malinowski » Wed Jun 17, 2009 7:21 pm

Hi from the under end of the state. This is the right place for you I am sure you will find any information you need here. There are a couple more members that are closer to you.
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Re: Hello From Cape Cod

Postby Bigdog » Wed Jun 17, 2009 7:40 pm

Bob - welcome to the forum. Your 67 cub should have a 12 volt negative ground system. You can confirm the year of your cub by checking the site of one of our sponsors - T.M. Tractor (link at the bottom of each page) or check out the Cub FAQs at http://www.atis.net/CubFAQ/cub_faq.html . There is a serial number chart and lots of information there.
Let us know where we can help.
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Re: Hello From Cape Cod

Postby Don McCombs » Wed Jun 17, 2009 8:20 pm

Welcome, Bob. :D
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Re: Hello From Cape Cod

Postby RaymondDurban » Wed Jun 17, 2009 9:12 pm

Welcome to the Forum Bob!!
Loads of information here on the site, also check out the "Manuals" link at the top of the page.
Definate no on the 8V battery, 12V would be right and the ones at Walmart will work and fit in the battery box just fine.
Good Luck and Have Fun with your new tractor!!
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Re: Hello From Cape Cod

Postby ScottyD'sdad » Thu Jun 18, 2009 7:46 am

Joe Malinowski wrote:Hi from the under end of the state. This is the right place for you I am sure you will find any information you need here. There are a couple more members that are closer to you.


Bob, Welcome to the forum. Watch out for Joe, though, He'll eat all of your donuts! Ed
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Re: Hello From Cape Cod

Postby Joe Malinowski » Thu Jun 18, 2009 9:35 am

Oh Ed to think I was so nice and did not say anything about you or your donut addiction.
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Re: Hello From Cape Cod

Postby TexCub » Thu Jun 18, 2009 11:31 am

Welcome Aboard!!!! Post pictures when you get a chance!!!!!

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Re: Hello From Cape Cod

Postby VinceD » Thu Jun 18, 2009 9:10 pm

Welcome Bob, to a great forum with fantastic people and more information than you can possibly imagine. :D :D
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Re: Hello From Cape Cod

Postby dgrapes59 » Sun Jun 21, 2009 5:55 pm

Welcome to the forum Bob! Best of luck with your Cub.
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Re: Hello From Cape Cod

Postby Buzzard Wing » Sun Jun 21, 2009 11:05 pm

Welcome. There are a bunch of Cubs in our part of the world. If you are ever in the neighborhood swing by.
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Re: Hello From Cape Cod

Postby CapeCodCubs » Mon Jun 22, 2009 10:37 am

Hey Bob,
Grew up in Marion and am a Cape Codder at heart. Larry's right there are a few Cubs about. Stop by sometime and check out the snow plow I have listed. Chris
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