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Classics Earning their keep.

Discussion in 'Classic Machinery' started by Tha Ulsterscot, Jun 16, 2014.

  1. Mursal

    Mursal Member

    Thanks, I never knew ..............
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  2. Renaultman

    Renaultman Member

    40+ Manitou doing a great job today. IMG_20181101_135919558_HDR.jpg IMG_20181101_135941882.jpg

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    Nearly, Joe S, Mursal and 8 others like this.
  3. DeeGee

    DeeGee Member

    North East Wales
    Makes a change from her following you about with a rolling pin.
    multi power, fredf, Bloders and 2 others like this.
  4. 40 series

    40 series Member

    Old but gold 20181109_024433.jpg
  5. IMG_1103.JPG Unimog U1600 pictured this morning on a south Norfolk pig farm I do some work with. Used for hauling feed from a local mill.
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    andrew480, mf298, 7740 man and 11 others like this.
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    MF 500 series fleet still in use on south Norfolk pig farm I do some work with. A brace of 575s and a 590.
    mf298, rob h, CrevisbigX and 23 others like this.
  7. Greenbeast

    Greenbeast Member

    East Sussex
    Got the old nissan doing a couple of hours work digging cow muck this afternoon. With a repaired idler, new (second hand) track and all brand new rollers, she is running sweet. Engine starts and runs perfectly and she's even running cooler than before (was overheating). The light was failing so the pic is a bit dim.

  8. woodypaul

    woodypaul New Member

    Doing a bit of rolling with Fendt 304ls
  9. Greenbeast

    Greenbeast Member

    East Sussex
    The old zetor is enjoying the rad flush and new coolant...

  10. Mursal

    Mursal Member

    Just saying, a mate had an Alfa Romeo (166) and to get the gauges to work at all, you had to flick the gauge glass with your finger?
    So it might be worth a tap ...........
    New Puritan, Greenbeast and hendrebc like this.
  11. Marshall 100

    Marshall 100 Member

    Clearing snow today 20190102_115718_resized.jpg
  12. Greenbeast

    Greenbeast Member

    East Sussex
    Maybe the stat is stuck open but the gauge seems to be working

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  13. Mursal

    Mursal Member

    No I'm sure its fine, I was only joking ...............
    Probably wont go any higher unless working hard on a hot day.

    Good repair on the bottom of the rad ............. (y)
    They can be hard to seal without causing more issues with overheating good solder joints.

    Apologies for the strange sense of homour
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  14. Greenbeast

    Greenbeast Member

    East Sussex
    That's alright, you might have been right!

    Time will tell whether the fix holds, think i got good join, with decent surface area
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  15. @FonterraFarmer put up a picture of your ford with the baler. Be a while till we see something like that on this side of the world now we are in the middle of winter :(
  16. Tomtrac

    Tomtrac Member

    Penrith cumbria
    Nice tractor we ran a 804 but it took keeping cool on mower or choper
    Had a look on your profile but you hadnt it on
    So just wondered wher are you at with the snow
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  18. Marshall 100

    Marshall 100 Member

    Tomtrac, im located in Finland and no trouble with cooling at this moment. Outside temperature is -12 celsius now.
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  19. haggard143

    haggard143 Member

    IH B47 baler ? many goodo_O memories of pulling loose bales out the sledge;):love:(y)
  20. No, 440, new on farm in the mid 70's , makes really nice square bales weighing 25-30kg+ ,have second 440 for parts and ex contractors 47 (not B47) that should be restored.:D
    blackieman83, haggard143 and hendrebc like this.

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