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Hello from central oregon

Postby binderbound » Sun Mar 16, 2014 10:09 pm

My names Dan and I'm in Redmond, Or. Just brought home my cub. Serial number 555. A family friend was selling the farm and moving to town, so his IH pickup and Cub were offered to me. Been into the trucks for a long time, cant wait to get the little cub going in tip top shape. I'm sure I'll be asking a lot of questions.

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Re: Hello from central oregon

Postby Bezirk » Sun Mar 16, 2014 10:19 pm

Welcome , congrats on the Cub find, looks good.

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Re: Hello from central oregon

Postby Bob McCarty » Sun Mar 16, 2014 10:25 pm

Dan, Welcome to the Forum. I'm sure you'll enjoy your Cub.

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Re: Hello from central oregon

Postby dgrapes59 » Sun Mar 16, 2014 10:26 pm

Dan,

Welcome to the forum!

Can we say JACK POT! Very early Cub, loader and a sweet truck to tow it with! :{_}: :{_}: :{_}: :{_}:

Congratulations,
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Re: Hello from central oregon

Postby randallc » Mon Mar 17, 2014 5:40 am

Yeah, great looking cub and a truck also, and in such a beautiful place. Welcome to the forum for Western Arkansas, a beautiful place also.
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Re: Hello from central oregon

Postby Mike in Louisiana » Tue Mar 18, 2014 9:00 am

Welcome to the forum Dan. Yes early cub for sure if that was all the ser #.
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Re: Hello from central oregon

Postby binderbound » Wed Mar 19, 2014 6:14 pm

Thanks everybody. Just been reading up and learning what I can. The hood/fuel tank was in the back of the truck since previous owner had it off already. I need to go through the carb to make it run but otherwise it was a functioning tractor until recently. Yes, serial number is 555, all of it. If I do the math, according to the serial number chart, it was made on the first day of production in 1947. Probably in the first few hours. I'm happy about that.
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Re: Hello from central oregon

Postby ebax » Thu Mar 20, 2014 11:46 am

What a find! There's a fair number of Cub owners in Washington and Oregon. I have 3 Cubs. Welcome.

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