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New drivers farmall 130

Postby cowboy » Wed Mar 31, 2010 2:28 pm

I had a surprise visit from my Aunt and Uncle today. I fired up the 130 for Uncle Phil to drive. And I was surprised when Aunt Rusty got on and took it for a test drive too.

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The grass is getting green I need to get a mower on a tractor. Looks like it need a cut next week. Aunt Rusty noticed the little trailer right away. Grandpa got it used when I was 5 or 6 years old and we used to ride in it all the time. The only difference between now and then is that I put atv tires on it after the original rims rusted out.

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We had a great visit. And a lot of fun. Aunt Rusty said the Grandpa's bolens lawn was a lot of fun to drive. But the 130 was great and wanted to take it home :D

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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby Bigdog » Wed Mar 31, 2010 2:32 pm

Billy - even us old fogeys have fun with seat time!!!!
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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby cowboy » Wed Mar 31, 2010 2:34 pm

Bigdog we are all kids at hart :||):

Thats the biggest tractor my Aunt has ever driven and she did a great job :{_}:

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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby Hengy » Wed Mar 31, 2010 2:37 pm

Were the lights on the 130 always mounted up high like that? With the lights in that position, it looks like a Cub that went on steroids and did some heavy lifting for about 6 months. BEEFY!!

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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby VinceD » Wed Mar 31, 2010 7:53 pm

Looks like and sounds like a good time was had by all. :D :D
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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby cowboy » Thu Apr 01, 2010 7:22 am

Thanks Mike

The lights are not original but they work good so I am going to leave them alone for now.

It sure was Vince thanks :D

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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby artc » Thu Apr 01, 2010 10:23 am

like these lights. they were installed when i got the tractor

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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby cowboy » Thu Apr 01, 2010 11:00 am

Wow Art

I like them too :{_}: :{_}: :{_}:

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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby Hengy » Fri Apr 02, 2010 8:43 am

Me too! Pefectly proportioned for that larger tractor. I kinda like the Super A and 100 tractors...

Gosh, I need more land!!!

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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby beaconlight » Fri Apr 02, 2010 11:25 am

Billy why shouldn't your aunt enjoy driving a tractor? She is your kin.
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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby Jim Becker » Fri Apr 02, 2010 12:24 pm

When I first saw this thread, I thought maybe you were upgrading the computer from XP to Win7.
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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby cowboy » Wed Apr 07, 2010 6:47 am

Howdy Bill

In general she does not like to drive anything. And it was hard for us to get her on the tractor.

Cool Jim :D

Hope to see ya this year :!:

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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby EZ » Sat Apr 10, 2010 6:15 pm

Looking good Cowboy.
You must be getting ready to head north soon.
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Re: New drivers farmall 130

Postby cowboy » Sun Apr 11, 2010 7:03 am

Thanks Ed

There's a big farm consignment auction next weekend down here. After that its up to the farm.

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