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Forum: General Chit Chat 09-03-2013, 02:50 PM
Replies: 40
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Posted By Red_Chili
So I replaced the rad cap with the appropriate...

So I replaced the rad cap with the appropriate 7psi working unit (specified in O'Reilly's book for a 1955 Chrysler or DeSoto whatever... :lmao: ). Works great. Now the cooling system develops...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-29-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
It absolutely is, if you spend most of your time...

It absolutely is, if you spend most of your time at 1200 RPM!
Graded the driveway yesterday as a proof of concept. It did a FINE job with the rear blade. Of course, my wife noticed that the...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-27-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
The valves are dime-sized so that might be a...

The valves are dime-sized so that might be a terrible waste... LOL

The TE20 (nearly identical, TE stands for Tractor - England, while TO stands for Tractor - Overseas, and was built in Detroit...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-27-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
Calcium carbide is a good thing to add to your...

Calcium carbide is a good thing to add to your survival kit... as an alternate fire starter. Wetness of course increases the release of acetylene, which can save your life if it is wet and you are...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-26-2013, 06:53 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
I'm finding that someone in this tractor's life...

I'm finding that someone in this tractor's life was a bit hamfisted. The rear bearing or seal was replaced on the left halfshaft, and there are beat marks on the shrink collar bearing retainer. ...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-23-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
Sorry, missed your post. Yup. I guess it's been...

Sorry, missed your post. Yup. I guess it's been there for a while. I saw his original price, way too high.

It was waiting to come home with me.
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-23-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
True until you get to the classic ones. But even...

True until you get to the classic ones. But even then, function can override correctness. 6V systems vs. 12V conversions, for instance. I think the new lights sitting in the garage are close...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-23-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
DOH! Forgot to engage the brain. Calcium...

DOH! Forgot to engage the brain. Calcium carbide would be exceedingly dangerous...

I was thinking calcium chloride...when I typed calcium carbide... sorry guys. You put it in the tubes as an...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-23-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
YouTube is blocked at work so this is the first...

YouTube is blocked at work so this is the first time I watched that...

AAAAAAAAAAIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Knowing how a tractor handles at speed, that really IS...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-22-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
Until the weight shifted to what is now the...

Until the weight shifted to what is now the 'rear'. I was pretty amazed he got out of there without a rope. Lucky he didn't suddenly hook up or he would have met his maker.... see above mention on...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-22-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
I started pricing used ATVs vs. used tractors......

I started pricing used ATVs vs. used tractors... :eek: and comparing what is needed to do ag stuff with ATVs.

As soon as you get out of the golden Kubota timeframe ($x,xxx for abused junk, to...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-14-2013, 11:09 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
Take two old Irish tractors, a couple of Welsh...

Take two old Irish tractors, a couple of Welsh farmers with waaaay too much time on their hands...

4x4? We don't need no 4x4...

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No environmental damage was incurred in the filming of...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-14-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
Ah, doing some research... it isn't a 1950. It's...

Ah, doing some research... it isn't a 1950. It's a 1948, a fairly early one. Should be fun.

You can get just about EVERYTHING for these things, original and reproduction. Amazing. Found a rear...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-13-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 861
Posted By Red_Chili
New Off Road Vehicle

Decided an ATV just didn't make sense compared to other options for snow removal and ag applications...

34132

1950 Harry Ferguson TO-20. Good resto project, but also reeeeeally useful.
You can get...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 08-06-2013, 05:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,631
Posted By Red_Chili
Bump. Nobody? Are there ANY minitrucks on this...

Bump. Nobody?

Are there ANY minitrucks on this forum using FJ80 diffs, anymore?
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-06-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 364
Posted By Red_Chili
FWIW, I could not be happier with my 2002 Ford...

FWIW, I could not be happier with my 2002 Ford F250 7.3L diesel with a MANUAL TRANSMISSION. The tranny makes quite a bit of lash noise when lugging... fughedaboudit. No worries.

The clutch master...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-03-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 182
Posted By Red_Chili
Not really considering a tractor, due to cost and...

Not really considering a tractor, due to cost and narrow uses. I've had a small one (sold it to UB in fact) and as useful as it was, if I can do almost all the same stuff with an ATV, it just seems...
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-03-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 182
Posted By Red_Chili
So are you saying it might be for sale?

So are you saying it might be for sale?
Forum: General Chit Chat 08-03-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 182
Posted By Red_Chili
Question: ATV for ag use

Seems to me an ATV would be more useful and cheaper for general ag use (snowplowing, light tractor work such as discing and light harrowing, even manure spreading/ chain link drag) than a tractor. ...
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 08-02-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,631
Posted By Red_Chili
5.29 gearset only, HP FJ80 diff application

I was saving this for Squishy but with his current powerplant it would be a bit too low geared.

5.29 Yukon gearset only, HP FJ80 diff application. VGC.
$150.00

In Evergreen.

tree-oh-tree 906 1...
Forum: Trip and Event Reports 07-24-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 770
Posted By Red_Chili
An XR650 is truly a handful on those boulders. ...

An XR650 is truly a handful on those boulders. AMHIK. A KDX220, not so much. Bah-RINGdingdingding...

Stan, sounds like a good opportunity to buy some pizza and have a club 'rebuild a 100 front...
Forum: General Chit Chat 07-24-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 568
Posted By Red_Chili
I hope my behavior never forces my sons into this...

I hope my behavior never forces my sons into this option!! :(
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 07-17-2013, 10:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 95
Posted By Red_Chili
Trailer tires

Looking for inexpensive (read: used) trailer tires for a tandem axle horse trailer.

ST225/75R-15 or close to it. Need 5. I would like 4 matching, the fifth would be a spare so near...
Forum: Land Use 07-17-2013, 09:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,260
Posted By Red_Chili
It's kinda where it sits. Not sure anything...

It's kinda where it sits. Not sure anything resulted from any lawyer consultation. I have no hope of resolution.
Forum: Land Use 07-17-2013, 08:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,260
Posted By Red_Chili
That's "Devil's Slide". Got some books on the...

That's "Devil's Slide". Got some books on the DNW&PRR / Denver & Salt Lake with pictures of it, and 200 ton Mallet locomotives pulling freight over it. On the WP side is a loop named Riflesight...
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