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    The future of connectivity for farm machinery

    Written by Justin Roberts Connectivity is a word we hear a great deal nowadays, in many contexts and with many connotations. It has become a generic term which tends to give an impression rather than deal with specifics. Despite this lack of clarity the influence of digitalisation is all...
  2. Finn farmer

    Buying a tractor, or buying a dealer?

    I've always found this quite interesting. We've always bought the best deal knowing that all the dealers are good. But now i've come to the conclusion that the dealer has quite a large role on tractor sales. How i came into this conclusion? As you may or may not know, Claas is quite new to our...
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    Compact tractors

    Hi, I'm after some advice on compact tractors. If buying new, what are the best brands? I'm looking at a Mitsubishi MTU26, any thoughts or experiences with these. It will be mainly be used for topping, cultivating and for support to the main tractor on pasture jobs where a smaller HP is not an...
  4. thesilentone

    Machinery jobs

    From my old contacts, I'm often sent emails like the one below. If anyone is interested, or knows anyone who might be, PM me and I'll send the contact details. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I hope you are keeping...
  5. Farm Business RSS

    Kubota awarded silver medal for tractor and baler TIM combination

    Written by John Swire The Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland (RHASS) has awarded a silver medal to Kubota in the 2021 Technical Innovation Award scheme. The award is in recognition of an AEF certified tractor and implement TIM combination (Tractor and Implement Management) from...
  6. Dry Rot

    Kubota ride on mower problem

    My "new" s/h GR1600 ride-on mower has been working fine since I levelled the deck, tightened up the pulleys, and carried out a few other minor adjustments. Still some vibration but I think it is blades out of balance. However, mowing the lawn just now, the mower forward motion just stopped and...
  7. Rick.banks

    Kuhn suppy problems

    Whats the record for ordering kuhn kit and it not turning up? I'll start... ordered a baler 7 months ago for march delivery, still not here... can't be on my own here!
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    4 cylinder question.

    Currently running a 160hp 6 cylinder but looking to change it shortly. It’s main jobs are ploughing with a 4 furrow reversible, 3 meter power Harrow, bailing, cutting silage, slurry tanking and silage/grain haulage with 12 ton trailers. Thinking about changing it for a 4 cylinder, the 6130R...
  9. steveR

    Tractor Fuel tank vent?

    My Kubota 9960 has a truly awful tank filling pipe with about 4 bends and tube restrictions, between the cap and tank, and as a result, it is a pig to fill up as the fuel swirling around stops air getting out and forms bubbles and splash backs. I think that it was fitted with the stupid pipe...
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    Ride on mower.

    Looking into getting a ride on mower. Having never owned or used one before not really sure what to be looking for or at. Criteria so far would be needs to collect the the cuttings and be capable of fairly undulating uneven lawn. What else should we be looking at ? Petrol /diesel... Would...
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    Pilot filter for kubota kx71-3

    Hello i can’t find the hydraulic pilot filter for a kubota kx71-3. Tha’s how it looks like but i don’t know where to find it:(
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    Do you have small run about or compact tractor?I

    I suppose the quad bike & mule type atv's have taken the place of the small "knocking" about tractor. Do any of you have a small tractor perhaps with transport box loaded with fencing material or compact tractor mowing the lawn. If so what do you have & what do you use it for? I feel a bit...
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    Case ck62 excavator

    Hi looking at a 1995 case Cx 62 excavator. Just seeing if anyone has used or owned one on here. I can find very little out about them online. From what I have found they seem to be very similar machines to the kubota kh191? Any information about them is appricated.
  14. MX7

    Gator/Rough terrain utility vehicles ???

    Is the strength of build,reliabilty about the same for all makes (Deere,Polaris,Kubota etc etc) of gator /rough terrain vehicles available in the uk? From what I have heard they all seem to be not that reliable and they aren't built strong enough for how they are used on estate and farm...
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    proportional electro hydraulic joysticks

    I have a small timber crane that came with manaul controls. I had an electro hydraulic valve block off a hardi sprayer and mounted it on the crane, fitted 2 small electric joysticks and to be fair it works ok but have absolutely no control of speed as the valves just open full and close etc. I...
  16. Stags Agri

    June South West Timed Machinery Auction - 70+ Tractors, Diggers & Vehicles (1000+ Lots)

  17. Bob lincs

    Gleneden Plant

    Hi , does anyone know anything (good or bad ) about Gleneden Plant in chawston nr Bedford .
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    Kubota Digger problem

    We have a Kubota kx161-2 , the dipper arm is only moving very slowly. By swapping pipes around it appears to be the pressure relief valve , that part is now obsolete according to local Kubota dealer. Anybody any ideas ?
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    Thomas skid steer alternator??

    Is there an alternative alternator to fit Thomas skid steer or can different unit fit with modified bracket
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    Triple gang cylinder mower for commercial use

    hi I am a new member, greetings to all 🖐 I am contemplating in purchasing a (second hand) ride on mower to cut a football field etc What would be the best mower to handle wet grass, good quality cut, ease of use and be reliable......please indicate your choice and giving reasons as to why ? Thanks