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Greetings from Moscow mills, Missouri

Postby Rob1972 » Sun Dec 05, 2010 11:37 pm

Bought a 1947 cub , in process of stripping her down , sand blasting and Gona make her parade ready. I found out about this site from an old boy I spoke with off craiglist about some parts. I've been a heavy equipment mechanic going on 18 years so I'm kinda knowledgable somewhat on turning wrenches. Over the years I've helped a buddy with a couple of those old green tractors ( I know I apoligze) but a good reason to have a few cold ones and hang out . (right) . Once I get my comp. Back from the shop I'll post pic. On how the old girl is comming , good talking . Cub ser. # 9555.
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Re: Greetings from Moscow mills, Missouri

Postby beaconlight » Mon Dec 06, 2010 3:45 am

Hey Rob glad to have you with us. You been turning wrenches that long you will have no problem with a cub. They plain vanilla with no topping.
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Re: Greetings from Moscow mills, Missouri

Postby Stanton » Mon Dec 06, 2010 8:02 am

Welcome to the forum! Best place on the web for all things Cub related (and some other stuff too).

Nice to have another Missouri boy in the mix. If you have any Cub questions or suggestions, this is the place. We're looking forward to seeing your Cub, so share lots of pictures, even in the "tear down" stage.

From my 1947 Cub to your 1947 Cub: Season's Greetings! :lol:
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Re: Greetings from Moscow mills, Missouri

Postby John(videodoc) » Mon Dec 06, 2010 8:30 am

Welcome aboard! Be sure to check out the announcements page for a cubfest new you and be sure to get one or more in. You will enjoy it for sure.
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Re: Greetings from Moscow mills, Missouri

Postby Bill Hudson » Mon Dec 06, 2010 9:24 am

Rob,

Welcome to the forum. Enjoy the ride.

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Postby Charles (49) Mo » Mon Dec 06, 2010 1:17 pm

I'm shure any questions you might have can be answered by the guys and gals that frequent this great forum.
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Re: Greetings from Moscow mills, Missouri

Postby Rudi » Mon Dec 06, 2010 3:26 pm

Rob:

G'day and welcome :!: Congrats on your first new to you Cub acquistion. :applause: It probably won't be your last, they get pretty addictive pretty quickly. You are going to have some fun restoring this Cub.

Follow the links in the text below. There are lots and lots of resources available to our members from Manuals, to How To's, as well as some tips etc., on the restoration process. Do enjoy playing with the new one :!:

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Re: Greetings from Moscow mills, Missouri

Postby John *.?-!.* cub owner » Mon Dec 06, 2010 4:51 pm

Welcome to the forum Rob, I used to live in your part of the country before I escaped. :lol: Worked at Wentzville, and lived near Troy and later Hawk Point till I moved back south.
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Re: Greetings from Moscow mills, Missouri

Postby Cecil » Mon Dec 06, 2010 5:14 pm

Welcome aboard. I'm sure you will enjoy the time you spend here.
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Re: Greetings from Moscow mills, Missouri

Postby Jimdawg » Tue Dec 07, 2010 8:54 am

Welcome Rob1972,

If you like hanging out and working on tractors you'll love attending a cubfest because that's what they're all about! Like you I have some heavy equipment experience, and I prefer turning wrenches on cubs because they are simpler and much much lighter!

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Re: Greetings from Moscow mills, Missouri

Postby Mike in Louisiana » Fri Dec 17, 2010 9:55 am

Welcome to the forum Rob. Like they said you should not have many problems figuring out the cub, but if you do just ask away. Top of page has most of the manuals listed.

Oh and don't worry about the green, over here we don't act like the other sites
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