Hello are there many others on here that attend?
thought we could have a thread going and ask what things made ect. I didn’t go today but I was there yesterday having a poke around. Bit of a social thing maybe have a forum meet up???
As the first international machinery showcase for nearly two years, exhibitors at EIMA Show were awash with brand new machines, plenty of updates and concepts to sate the visitors’ demand for new equipment. Alex Heath reports on the tractor developments from the exhibition halls in Bologna...
Just seen this? https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Doppstadt-Grizzly-DT32-agricultural-tractor-/403243200862?mkcid=16&mkevt=1&_trksid=p2349624.m46890.l49286&mkrid=710-127635-2958-0
DAF motor but what’s the point/use for it?
has anyone got one? Really like the look of them in the cab but not seen one in the flesh we are looking for an extra tractor to take the strain off a tractor with 12000 hrs but keep the old one as a spare. Jobs would be grain/silage cart, rolling, mowing, spraying with big mounted sprayer, fert...
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The David Brown Tractor Club is preparing to celebrate 60 years of the 880 and 990 at the Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show on November 13 and 14.
The club stand will showcase some of the earliest 990 and 880 models brought to the show by...
I’m not a fan of large machinery but the time has come to replace the manitou MLT626.
With more wagons to load since the livestock went should we be moving up to 3.5 ton lift capacity?
We load maybe 1000 tons a year. Not much compared to some but lorries like to be away quickly.
I really liked...
Due to the hike in machinery and fuel costs along with the increase price in electricity and the standard of living.We do a small amount of contracting and grain drying and I feel we will have to charge more to make it worthwhile. Thoughts ?
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Looking to swap our JD 6920s in. Not looking for much more hp or spec than what we have. Just something simple reliable and user friendly. Really have no intention of considering an R series so realistically we would look for a low houred 30 series or an M series.
Operator opinions would be...
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Farm equipment owners and operators will be challenged by dealer Sharmans Agricultural to demonstrate their skills behind the controls of an electric JCB mini excavator at the Midlands Machinery Show at the Newark Showground in November.
On October 2nd Thame Farmers will be holding the auction of the assets of a local lad who sadly died recently. Adrian ran a contracting business and his sale includes a number of classic tractors and equipment that may be of interest to regulars on this thread. The catalogue is here...
Don’t like buying stuff, enjoy the end result, don’t like the process.
looking to replace a tractor with something in the 170/180hp range ideally no more than £70/75k so in the 4-6000hr area.
Few key criteria:
Not too heavy
Manoeuvrable (for traile planter)
Comfy cab, decent...
It drives fine but once it gets hot when you change direction the hooter blips and the transmission light flashes, has done it on the odd occasion previously but seems to be doing it more often now!
it has done over 6000 hours.
What’s the thinking on new handlers now?
Ive a Merlo 32.6 that’s due refreshing 1000hr ish a year but don’t like the look of these new deadman switches that seem to be coming in. Is this all over the new market board or just Merlo?
Would be thinking along the lines of a 42.7 or 38.10. Any...
do about 50 acre silage all between half mile and amile good road network what are forage wagons like diffrent sizes and tractor size
and output , would like to clear 20 acres aday of single cut. any thoughts much appreciated
Combining a four-cylinder punch, dual clutch transmission and a high level of specification, New Holland’s T5.140 DynamicCommand is aimed at farmers who need greater performance and comfort from a smaller tractor. Consequently it comes with a substantial price tag, but is it worth the money...