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Postby danmcdonald » Sat Dec 01, 2012 10:09 am

The bolster on my f-cub was cracked when I got it years ago I welded it and has been fine. I found a good bolster about an hour drive from here for sale cheep. I just thought it would be nice to have on the shelf if I ever wanted to change it. My f-cub is a 1947 are all the years the same? How would I tell if its for a standard or for a lowboy? THANKS Dan

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Postby Rudi » Sat Dec 01, 2012 10:14 am


Look at the casting #'s and then check the TC-37 series Parts Catalogs .. 350 886 R21 in 1949. Then check the the casting codes - casting date codes on TM Tractor's web site.
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Postby Barnyard » Sat Dec 01, 2012 10:22 am

Dan, a Loboy and FCub use the same bolster. They are also the same for all the years.
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Postby Dale Finch » Sat Dec 01, 2012 10:24 am

Not a deal breaker, but check for broken off screws for the doglegs...they can be a tad difficult to get out .

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Re: bolster

Postby lazyuniondriver » Sat Dec 01, 2012 11:44 pm

danmcdonald wrote: I just thought it would be nice to have on the shelf

If the price is right, may be better than leaving the money in the bank.

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