Intro from BZSZ1942

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Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby bzsz1942 » Mon Apr 01, 2013 5:34 pm

I have been reading and enjoying this forum, and even asked a few questions, but it just came to me that I never introduced myself, so here goes. First, the BZSZ1942. That's Bill and Sylvia Zachow, both born in 1942. We live in a 230 acre farm just outside of Chittenango, NY. Both of us grew up on farms and we love the land. While we do not actively farm, we do keep roads and fields mowed and occasionally, do so serious logging. To handle all these chores, we have 4 cubs and 2 larger Internationals--a 444 and a 454. The cubs are 2 loboys and 2 regulars. The latter are a 49 that I purchased from my father in law in 1983. It came with weights, chains, a belt pulley, sickle bar, land plow and a snow plow. I currently use it to plow our driveway. One of the loboys has a Woods 59 mower and it handle our 2 1/2 acre lawn. The other lowboy has a sickle bar mower that the PO perfectly restored, along with the tractor. The last cub, a non loboy 53 is currently in pieces in my haybarn. I hope to have it finished by May, and it will become our trailer and woodsplitter puller. The big tractors handle our farmi winch, hydraulic dump trailer and the New Idea 7' mower. Thanks for reading and allowing me to introduce myself. You have a fantastic website with more information than I can ever hope to absorb.

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Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby Buzzard Wing » Mon Apr 01, 2013 6:18 pm

Welcome to the forum!

You should plan on Cecil's Cubfest Northeast in the fall.... always a good time. He also hosts a spring mini-fest too.
1971 Cub (Rufus) 1950 Cub (Cathy) 1965 Lo Boy Fast Hitch (Nameless III) 1970 Cub 1000 Loader & Fast Hitch (Lee)

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Location: CO, Longmont

Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby Bob McCarty » Mon Apr 01, 2013 6:21 pm

Welcome to the Forum, thanks for the intro.

Bob
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1948 F Cub Fast hitch
1949 F Cub
1950 F Cub Fast hitch
1965 Loboy Fast hitch

(15) FastHitch implements
tons' of cultivating and planting stuff
C-16 Cub Middlebuster
A33 Cub bean harvested
NOS Planet Jr. planter
172 planter, large combo hopper, 101A fertilzer hopper
Location: MA, Dartmouth

Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby CapeCodCubs » Mon Apr 01, 2013 6:32 pm

Nice part of the country you live in. As a kid I used to go swimming in Lake Cazenovia, and my Grandparents had a dairy farm in Clinton. Then sold it to open up a furniture store in Port Byron. My uncle David had several dairy farms around your area. Welcome to the forum and wanted to say I love NY!!
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Location: Webb City, Missouri

Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby kthomas » Mon Apr 01, 2013 6:42 pm

Welcome!!

KT
1950 Cub...1951 Super C

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dgrapes59
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Zip Code: 45067
Tractors Owned: 1951 Cub
2-1955 Loboy w FH
a few plows, discs, mowers, blades, carrier & such
Several '61 CC Originals, CC Narrow Frames- 70 & 100's, 71, Couple 102's & 122's, 72, 124, 73, various CC options & implements #1 & 2 Trailers, 1963 Springfield, JD 770
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Location: OH, Trenton

Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby dgrapes59 » Mon Apr 01, 2013 6:57 pm

Well, officially WELCOME to the forum!

Thanks for taking the time to introduce yourself!

Good luck getting that 4th up and going,
David

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Tractors Owned: 1957 Cub Low Boy w/ Danco c3 (Cubby)
1953 Cub w/ sprayer and 54A blade (Chompers)
1954 Cub w/fast hitch (Ira)
1948 Cub ( Papa Paul)
Mutt mix Cub (BattleAxe)
1950 Farmall Cub (basket case demo)
1950 Ferguson TO20 w/ loader (John Henry)
1951 Ferguson TEA 20 (parts)( Uncle Rusty)
F/H Disc Harrow for cub L-38
C-22 Sickle Bar Mower
IH C2 and C3 mower
Universal tool attachment with disc hillers..Rear cultivators (various tips)
Henderson Loader
York Rake for Cub home made
Single bottom Plow for Cub F194
Gravely 5660 12 hp/ w snoblower.rototiller,bush hog
Circle of Safety: Y

Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby pickerandsinger » Mon Apr 01, 2013 7:11 pm

Greetings, Born and raised Southeastern Adirondacks Corinth/Lake George area...Presently live in Red Creek NY...Newbie myself...Welcome....Dave
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Tractors Owned: 1929 Farmall Regular (Original Owner)
1942 Farmall M #55654
1948 Farmall Cub #21005
1955 Farmall Cub #190769
1961 Cub Cadet #16509
1975 Cub Cadet 1250H
197x IH 990 Haybine
1994 JD 5320 Diesel
Attachments: Woods 42F Fast Hitch, L38 Disc Fast Hitch, F11 Plow Fast Hitch, Land Plow, Snow Plow, Grader Blade, Planter w/Fertilizer, Cultivators, Hilling Disks, Sickle Bar Mower(2), IH 7' Sickle Bar Mower, Flail Mower and 5' International Belly Mower.
Circle of Safety: Y
Location: Altamont, NY

Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby PVF1799 » Mon Apr 01, 2013 7:33 pm

Welcome - I'm near Albany, NY - this is a great forum with great people - who most importantly know what they're talking about. Enjoy, read and post often....
Ken
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My Restoration Project - FCUB '48 - Rex

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1951 Farmall Cub
1977 IH Cub
1966 IH Cub
1965 IH Lo Boy
1949 Farmall Cub
Several IH 154 Lo Boys
1979 IH 184 Lo Boy
Simplicity 4416 Sovereign
Simplicity Conquest
Simplicity Legacy 4x4 Diesel
Circle of Safety: Y
Location: Grand Island, NY

Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby gitractorman » Mon Apr 01, 2013 8:09 pm

Welcome Neighbor! Well, I actually live out in Grand Island (Buffalo), however I work for a company in Syracuse and get out there often. Matter of fact I'm going tomorrow morning for a meeting. Although I'm a bit younger, I've owned a few Cubs and Lo Boys, and grew up working on them at my father's dealership in Ohio. Welcome to the greatest forum around!
Bill
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Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby Cecil » Tue Apr 02, 2013 4:30 am

Welcome, You're only a couple hours away. Stop over for the spring get together.

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49 F-Cub
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Location: OH, Madison

Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby Bill Hudson » Tue Apr 02, 2013 9:03 am

Cecil wrote:Welcome, You're only a couple hours away. Stop over for the spring get together.


You will not be sorry. Hey, I'm going to be driving eight plus hours from Ohio. This is the get together Cecil is referring to Northeast Spring Minifest: April 20th, 2013 - Valatie, New York.
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"Jackson" 76 Cub
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"Paw Paw"71 Cub Fast
Hitch
"Alvin" 72 Cub
"Ugly" 75 Cub
"Mr. Kirkland" 77 Red Cub
77 Cub "Russell
76 Cub w/fast hitch "Edgar"
76 -IH 185 Cub Lo Boy
John Deere 2003 - 5320
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Location: Jakin Georgia

Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby Tezell » Tue Apr 02, 2013 10:26 am

Welcome to the forum.
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Re: Intro from BZSZ1942

Postby Mike in Louisiana » Tue Apr 02, 2013 1:05 pm

Welcome from the deep south.
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