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Re: It lives!

Postby phildidit » Fri Aug 28, 2009 9:23 pm

very cool!!
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Re: It lives!

Postby Rudi » Fri Aug 28, 2009 10:08 pm

BD:

That is one smooth sounding tractor. Never heard one run before.. well never even seen one up close and personal like either.. Congrats :applause: on a nice deal and thanks for the pics/vids. I like the sound of that one. :D
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Re: It lives!

Postby Bill E Bob » Fri Aug 28, 2009 10:38 pm

Just goes to prove you "ARE" the BigDog!!
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Re: It lives!

Postby mikeintn » Sat Aug 29, 2009 8:03 am

That is Cool BD 8)
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Re: It lives!

Postby Yogie » Sat Aug 29, 2009 11:56 am

very sweet Bigdog, I can see this one returning the sled to the end of the track next year at the Tug. :wink:
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Re: It lives!

Postby KETCHAM » Sat Aug 29, 2009 1:52 pm

Great to hear!! Mag huh?? I'm sure you'll have fun with it!! Can't wait to hear it in person running!! Kevin :{_}: :{_}:
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Re: It lives!

Postby DanR » Sun Aug 30, 2009 5:46 am

Those rear wheels are just like the 36" ones on my 43 H. Are they one piece?
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Re: It lives!

Postby cowboy » Sun Aug 30, 2009 7:37 am

Sweet tractor Bigdog :{_}: :{_}: I would love to take it for a ride :{_}: :{_}: :{_}:

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Re: It lives!

Postby Bigdog » Sun Aug 30, 2009 8:09 am

DanR wrote:Those rear wheels are just like the 36" ones on my 43 H. Are they one piece?

Dan - they are cut downs from steel wheels. The spokes are welded to the rims.
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Re: It lives!

Postby Donny M » Sun Aug 30, 2009 8:12 am

lildog wrote:Super news!! Can't wait until tomorrow to give it a try.


Just be careful of the pastries, John :wink: :wink: :D :D
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Re: It lives!

Postby Bigdog » Sun Aug 30, 2009 8:28 am

Donny - this thing moves so slow that pastries are not a problem! :lol: :lol:
He handled it well!

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Re: It lives!

Postby Hengy » Mon Aug 31, 2009 10:40 am

So... was that in road gear? They are cool tractors... really "antiquey"...

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Re: It lives!

Postby 1541 » Wed Sep 02, 2009 4:18 pm

You know, it would be hard to guess who was the happiest. The original owner the day he acepted delivery or BigDog and family when they got it home and running :{_}: By golly that has to be too close to call. It certainly is a machine to be proud of. As Tony the Tiger would say "Looks and Sounds GREAT!"

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Re: It lives!

Postby Bigdog » Wed Sep 02, 2009 4:32 pm

I was down in the barn today and out of curiosity I thought I'd try to start it since it had not been run since Saturday. I spun the crank a half turn and it was running. I'm still smiling.
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