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From The Woodlands, TX

Postby jashropshire » Fri Apr 11, 2014 12:05 pm

Hi Folks,

I am new to the forum. So, here goes ...

I have a 1949 Farmall Cub that was given to me a couple of months ago. I intend to use it for maintenance and other duties on my property outside of Crockett, TX. I am having to completely go through this tractor as it is evident that it has had no maintenance in many, many years. So, am taking it a part one piece at a time and replacing/refurbishing what is needed.

I love this tractor. It's a piece of US farming history. Like the Ford N series tractors, it brought mechanical horsepower at an affordable price to many small farms across this country. It's as American as Baseball and Apple Pie.

I hope to not only gain insight and help when needed on this site, but also to contribute my acquired know-how and experience as I learn.

Thank you

Jeff Shropshire
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Re: From The Woodlands, TX

Postby twotone » Fri Apr 11, 2014 3:02 pm

Welcome to the forum Jeff. Keep us posted on your progress.
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Re: From The Woodlands, TX

Postby Bill Hudson » Fri Apr 11, 2014 3:59 pm

Jeff,

Welcome to the forum. Gig 'em Aggies, class of '78! Enjoy the ride.

Bill
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Re: From The Woodlands, TX

Postby Donegal Cub » Fri Apr 11, 2014 4:30 pm

Hi Jeff,
A big Irish welcome to the forum :{_}: :{_}: :{_}: Great guys here who give unstintingly of their time and expertise to help Cubbers. Lets have some pics of your cub if possible. Enjoy,
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Re: From The Woodlands, TX

Postby dgrapes59 » Fri Apr 11, 2014 8:17 pm

Congratulations on your first Cub!

Welcome to the forum,
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Re: From The Woodlands, TX

Postby Harold R » Sat Apr 12, 2014 7:13 am

Hello Jeff,
Welcome to the forum. Although I don't live in Houston......I work there, and am very familiar with The Woodlands. Glad to help out in anyway I can.
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Re: From The Woodlands, TX

Postby Mike in Louisiana » Sat Apr 12, 2014 8:25 am

Welcome to the forum Jeff.
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Re: From The Woodlands, TX

Postby randallc » Sun Apr 13, 2014 5:43 am

Welcome to the forum from Arkansas.
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