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New old man from MO

Postby bear10 » Sun Jul 04, 2010 3:02 pm

Hi, My name is Dennis Shonk and I use bear10 for a handle. I use that as a short name for my old dog that is no longer with me. His name was teddybear. I bought a cub about 3 weeks ago at a rummage sale(imagine that) Don't know a whole about tractors but I liked this little cub, it's a 49 and looked to be in pretty good shape. It has a belly mower that's on it now. a turning plow , a disk, harrow, cultivator, front blade, sickle bar mower, and rear wheel weights. I gave $2500 for it. Maybe too much as I didn't see the implements, and I still haven't as the guy had to go out of town. Will get them somewhere around July 8. I just completely rewired it as someone had switched the battery cables around and made it neg ground. The wiring was getting kinda cracked so just redid it. Sorry for such a long post.

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Re: New old man from MO

Postby dgrapes59 » Sun Jul 04, 2010 5:15 pm

Welcome to the forum Dennis!

Best of luck with your new Cub,
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Re: New old man from MO

Postby Rudi » Sun Jul 04, 2010 7:42 pm

Dennis:

Congrats on getting your first Cub. It will probably not be your last.. :lol:

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Re: New old man from MO

Postby Bill Hudson » Sun Jul 04, 2010 8:13 pm

Dennis,

Welcome. Enjoy your Cub.

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Re: New old man from MO

Postby VinceD » Mon Jul 05, 2010 8:23 pm

Welcome to the forum, Dennis. Here you will find great people and more info than you can possibly imagine. Enjoy. :D :D

We live east of you in the Bakersfield area and we also have a '49 Cub, along with a couple other tractors.
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Re: New old man from MO

Postby bear10 » Mon Jul 05, 2010 9:16 pm

I don't know where Bakersfield is, but I will look it up on the map.

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Re: New old man from MO

Postby John(videodoc) » Tue Jul 06, 2010 5:51 am

Welcome aboard! Be sure to check the announcements page for a cubfest near you. Below my signature has details for the next DOcfest. Straight shot on interstate for you, but a little far. The one in Kansas might be closer and of course Cubarama.....

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Re: New old man from MO

Postby Stanton » Tue Jul 06, 2010 7:02 am

Welcome to the Forum and congratulations on buying your first Cub. I have a '47 that was given me by my wife and daughter last year for Father's Day/birthday. I'm in Lone Jack, MO, SE of KC.

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Location: MO, Bakersfield, (South - Central)

Re: New old man from MO

Postby VinceD » Tue Jul 06, 2010 4:56 pm

Hi Dennis,

Bakersfield is about 30 miles SW of West Plains. :D :D
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Re: New old man from MO

Postby thomas B Peterson » Sat Jul 10, 2010 9:02 pm

HI NEW GUY; MY WIFE GOT ME A CUB FOR RETIREMENT AND THEN A NEW TWELVE BY TWENTY FOUR TO PUT IT IN. ITS GREAT TO HAVE A CUB. YOURS LOOKS REAL GOOD HAPPY CUBBING FROM THE FASNTASY FARMER IN NAPPANEE, IND. TRY TO HIT THE CUBFESTS AND MEEY GREAT PEOPLE AND GOOD CLEAN FAMILY FUN. THOMAS PETERSON

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Re: New old man from MO

Postby johnny j » Sun Jul 11, 2010 5:22 am

Dennis ! Welcome to the forum :)


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