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Rick Prentice
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I need my head examined

Postby Rick Prentice » Thu Jan 26, 2006 6:40 pm

:D Don't ask me why I bought it, but it was in good shape and the price was right. I figured it would be some swapping material for the '47 I'm looking for. The engine is fresh, but the carb has some temporary ailments. I found a tube laying in the bottom of the bowl, a shrunk gasket, and a half full float. Other than that, it seems nice. Here's a pic, Rick
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Postby Eugene » Thu Jan 26, 2006 7:06 pm

Neat. What do you intend to do with it?

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Postby W6NZ » Thu Jan 26, 2006 7:35 pm

Looks to be in pretty good nick.

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Postby jostev » Thu Jan 26, 2006 7:51 pm

Nice addition to your collection Rick :lol:

now you have to fabricate up something for it 8)

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Postby Jeff Silvey » Thu Jan 26, 2006 10:01 pm

Rick:
Why did you buy it :?: :?: What did the misses say :?: :?:
Looks Great 8) 8)
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Postby W6NZ » Thu Jan 26, 2006 10:58 pm

For its age she's pretty good, if she's a sweet runner she's worth gold.

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Postby beaconlight » Fri Jan 27, 2006 7:45 am

Bet there is a Menonite eating his heart out.

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Postby Steve Butram » Fri Jan 27, 2006 7:50 am

Nice one Rick. Now don't get any ideas about putting one of your cub's on steel untill you take the Farmall out for a cruise. :lol: I'm currently restoring an H that will get a full set of steel.

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Postby cowboy » Fri Jan 27, 2006 8:29 am

8) That is a sweet machine Rick.

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Postby Carm » Fri Jan 27, 2006 9:47 am

Wow...very nice Rick!


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