Off setting the mower extension on draw bar?

Farmall Super A, AV, 100, 130, & 140 1939 - 1973
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inairam
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1953 54 blade, c22, wood 42 6v
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1965 lo-boy with c-3 mower 12 v - Loboy
1974 Horse II 12 v c-2
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Off setting the mower extension on draw bar?

Postby inairam » Mon May 15, 2023 9:10 am

I am using a woods 60-4 tow behind pto driven mower with my 140. I was thinking about moving the extension on the drawbar closer to the PTO to reduce the angle on the U joints and hopefully make turning easier on the drive line.

Any thoughts or suggestions?
When you only have 9 horsepower you need to know the names of all of the ponies!

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Re: Off setting the mower extension on draw bar?

Postby Jim Becker » Mon May 15, 2023 9:59 am

Yes, put the extension as far to the left as possible.

inairam
5+ Years
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Posts: 2868
Joined: Wed Jul 08, 2015 10:24 am
Zip Code: 19342
Tractors Owned: 1948 6v - Dozer
1949 with kub klipper belly mower. mag 6v - Mom
1950 with plow, 54 blade, mott mag 6v - Roxanne
1953 54 blade, c22, wood 42 6v
1957 6v - barn Queen
1965 lo-boy with c-3 mower 12 v - Loboy
1974 Horse II 12 v c-2
1975 with woods 42-6 12 v - Horse
1979 long strip 12 v stuck engine
130 with international 1000 loader 6 v
1969 140 with bush hog tow behind mower 12 v
Terramite T-6 4WD Backhoe Perkins diesel
Memberships: Rough and Tumble Engineers Historical Association;Chapter 8 IH Collectors; IH Collectors Worldwide
Circle of Safety: Y
Location: Glen Mills PA

Re: Off setting the mower extension on draw bar?

Postby inairam » Sun May 21, 2023 6:33 pm

Jim Becker wrote:Yes, put the extension as far to the left as possible.


Jim

Thank you. Big improvement everything a lot smother and quieter
When you only have 9 horsepower you need to know the names of all of the ponies!


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