Anyone else restore old farm tractors?

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by EmilyOfIndiana, Feb 17, 2013.

  1. EmilyOfIndiana

    EmilyOfIndiana In the Brooder

    Feb 17, 2013
    Centrail Indiana
    Hello! I'm new but I figured I would just start talking to everyone since that's what I do best.
    Anyway, I have a hobby. Well, me and my dad. We restore old tractors and stationary engines.

    my mother on our 1948 Farmall Cub

    The Cub Again

    The cub supporting our girl for mayor

    Cub in all her Colors

    Our Ladies, the Cub, The Super A, and the Allis Chalmers C

    Super A just got a new back Wheel!

    My dad on the super A this Winter in that nasty Storm

    so what do you guys think? :3

  2. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Songster

    Jan 27, 2012
    SW Ohio
    Those are some really neat tractors. My oldest brother who lives in Brookville Ind has restored an Allis C and it has a belly mower. My Dad and I restored a 1950 Henry Ferguson tractor. It had been run without oil and then left in an old barn for several years before we acquired it. Needless to say the motor was locked up. We got it going finally and a few years later replaced the rings in the motor. Now it runs great and I use it to mow, scrape snow, pull small tree stumps out and pull my manure spreader. Only wish it had power steering LOL ! Kinda hard on my old shoulders and elbows when I'm bushhogging the pastures nowadays. I'll post some pics of the Ferguson soon. At work at the moment and have no access to my pics :( Thanks for sharing your photos

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