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leerenovations
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What is this for?

Postby leerenovations » Sat Jun 02, 2012 2:39 am

Just saw this tractor on the local craigslist with what looks like a metal implement wheel mounted to the front bumper. Any idea what its for? Maybe he puts some lumber under it and uses it as a wheel barrow.

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Re: What is this for?

Postby Virginia Mike » Sat Jun 02, 2012 5:46 am

Unrolling round hay bales.
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Re: What is this for?

Postby Denny Clayton » Sun Jun 03, 2012 8:16 am

leerenovations wrote:Just saw this tractor on the local craigslist with what looks like a metal implement wheel mounted to the front bumper. Any idea what its for? Maybe he puts some lumber under it and uses it as a wheel barrow.

Looks heavy. I'd guess it might be ballast to counterbalance that heavy rear mounted mower.
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Re: What is this for?

Postby Urbish » Tue Jul 29, 2014 8:38 am

And here I was hoping it was for trench crossing like WWII Army vehicles.
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