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by pop pop
Fri Sep 07, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: City people, gotta love them, or laugh at them
Replies: 22
Views: 748

Re: City people, gotta love them, or laugh at them

the sandhills are navigable,,, but if you got into the badlands,, your lucky to have gotten out. :wink: its a bermuda triangle :shock: , named badlands for many reasons. im just glad you made it out . i wouldnt go there and i'm from there, haha.
by pop pop
Fri Aug 03, 2018 10:17 am
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: Early and Late 440 Final Drive Housing Interchangeability
Replies: 19
Views: 2603

Re: Early and Late 440 Final Drive Housing Interchangeability

hey Racejason, that would work on sidehills as well, keeping the nose going uphill ,,,, might have to build one like that. :roll:
next will be DOZER RACING, just like the old lawnmowers, boy that sport really got big fast.
by pop pop
Fri Aug 03, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Woman steals Bulldozer and Crashes into Building
Replies: 11
Views: 675

Re: Woman steals Bulldozer and Crashes into Building

ok, i'm wondering why she was topless,,,, :P :P
by pop pop
Fri Aug 03, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: City people, gotta love them, or laugh at them
Replies: 22
Views: 748

Re: City people, gotta love them, or laugh at them

not to be picking on dumb city gals BUT,,, :lol: :lol: in conversation we were talking about chicken and she mentioned that she was not sure what a live chicken looked like. So I told her it was a big fat bird with a little red comb on top of its head. She busted out laughing and accused me of lying...
by pop pop
Mon May 07, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: maximum degree of climbing, assent, descent
Replies: 17
Views: 2308

Re: maximum degree of climbing, assent, descent

yes that brings back memories ,and i was a young man back then and i still hated that unforgiving metal slapping my backside. come to think of it, i dont think anything had seatbelts, the newer tractors of about the mid 70's??? i think i remember belts on those. i suppose i would want the ability to...
by pop pop
Fri May 04, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: maximum degree of climbing, assent, descent
Replies: 17
Views: 2308

Re: maximum degree of climbing, assent, descent

i suppose too that seat belts will be a factor, any of you guys have seat belts on the old JD's?
by pop pop
Fri Apr 06, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: spring? here?
Replies: 13
Views: 870

Re: spring? here?

you dont want to know what it hit here yesterday afternoon,,,, :o
by pop pop
Tue Mar 20, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Where the hell does stuff disappear to?
Replies: 7
Views: 826

Re: Where the hell does stuff disappear to?

yea, this is a problem at times, especially when you figure out that its your own fault, :oops: there is a trick to finding things> take a nap and let your subconscious find it, over the years i have amassed maybe 5 :?: of everything. having sons that are capable of anything, i have succumb to think...
by pop pop
Tue Mar 20, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: 1010 roller rock guard
Replies: 9
Views: 1131

Re: 1010 roller rock guard

hello Kieth, i made a nice extra-heavy duty set since the old ones i had were bent and worn,,, was easier than straitening/rebuilding the old ones. ya them bolts are a challenge for sure. i got everything redhot around the bolts and a for the ones i snapped, a large nut welded on , thats all after a...
by pop pop
Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Buying Guidance
Replies: 6
Views: 813

Re: Buying Guidance

AND if you have to ask your wife :roll: :oops: ,,,,, you already know what the answer will be. :( ... and on that note,us members probably have some incredibly understanding wives, :wink: ,,,, we really should have a support forum just for them,,, :arrow:" hi , my name is darlene and my husband has ...
by pop pop
Wed Jan 31, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Mo Money,Mo Money,Mo Money
Replies: 3
Views: 578

Re: Mo Money,Mo Money,Mo Money

seeing plenty of happy workers around here, raises,,overtime,,better benefits,,better attitudes,,
heck if i can afford to buy more pizzas for everybody, things must be good. despite what the left-coast rhetoric is.
by pop pop
Thu Dec 21, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: jd440 hydraulic tank drain
Replies: 13
Views: 1633

Re: jd440 hydraulic tank drain

your going about it all wrong toots, just nick a hose and it will pump its guts out, then just fix the hose and refill. :wink:
by pop pop
Thu Dec 21, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: thinking newer truck
Replies: 36
Views: 3343

Re: thinking newer truck

well the real issue here is money? trying to save money with a smaller more fuel efficient engine usually doesnt equate... your going to use more fuel when running heavy. so if you run light most of the time, you can benefit from the small, new motor/ new truck. but then your going to pay mmmmaybe 4...
by pop pop
Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:41 am
Forum: Show & Tell
Topic: Here: More Questions than Answers
Replies: 14
Views: 2026

Re: Here: More Questions than Answers

does this have an open frame? can you see inside? anything mounted inside on the shaft?
by pop pop
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:15 pm
Forum: Lavoy's Little Shop O' Deeres
Topic: 440icd/831 at auction Dec.11 in ne Nebraska
Replies: 2
Views: 774

Re: 440icd/831 at auction Dec.11 in ne Nebraska

Lot # 5489 - 1960 DEERE 440ICD

p.s. how do we delete posts?