Glad it is working for you. Lots of people like them but I sure don’t. Not that 4 wheelers are much better but they do run cheaper. Gas is cheaper than diesel here.
I’m sure if it was mainly just me running it I could make anything last 10 years. Trying to instill that same value structure...
The purchase price and cost of ownership are way too high. Had a pioneer here that was an absolute money pit. Also ran Polaris on other operations and have not been impressed. Don’t get much for what they cost.
Backed a combine through a lot of narrow gates with the header on. The distance between the outside of the wheel on one side to the end of the header on the other( plus a foot) determines if it’ll go. Depending on width it really works well if header can be raised up really high on tilt. A...
How does everyone with a four wheeler carry their reels and posts?
I have tried a couple ways in the past but it usually breaks due to rough lanes/vibrations/poor driving.
Currently this is what we do. Zip tied some tarp straps to the rack to hold the reels on.
7430 here with just under 14k. It’s worn out a loader already. It’s had a very hard life. Motor and transmission untouched.
7230 with 12k, also a loader tractor. Also had a very hard life. Motor and transmission untouched.
At my family’s farm nothing has less than 10k or newer than’76...