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    Stocks vrs Starco

    Anybody using Starco dual wheels? My tyre fitter has priced them up vrs stocks and they are cheaper but only use half the number of clamps though they claim they are stronger. :undecided:
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    Re: Kuhn tub mixers

    We had one for 4yrs and it was a great machine, but it had a useless elevator and stupid aeroplane wheels which is why I replaced it with a JF. But I'd happily buy another but with a full width and...
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    Urgently Wanted Organic Dairy Cows/Heifers

    Urgently required Organic in milk cows or close calving In-calf heifers. Good production and butterfat are important.
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    Re: Agric. machine or Historic Vehicle ?

    I'd prefer it was kept as agric vehicle, that's what it is so why class it as anything else.
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    Re: A trick for a cold winter morning!

    and all my pto's have guards over the complete shaft!
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    Re: Power Harrow- Kuhn or Sulky??

    Kuhn, Kuhn and Kuhn, we are on light land with lots of stone mixed in. HR4004 with quick fit tines has never let me down yet and we've had it 6or7rs, infact just fitted a air drill to it last year...
  7. Re: Do they expect people to be drawn in - sort it out Ebay

    obviously some do fall for it or they wouldn't keep doing it?
  8. Thread: manitou 526

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    Re: manitou 526

    In my experience, it's a 'manitou' so sell it quick before it breaks you in the pocket and spirit!! Probably some ram seals and a valve or two adjusting at best, at worst my first comment applies!
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    A trick for a cold winter morning!

    This appeared on my FB page, interesting idea, wonder how easy it'd be on a nice big old work horse!!:D

    http://tractorvideos.net/starting-a-tractor-by-spinning-the-pto/
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    Re: Townies moving to country

    My wife works as a nurse in the NHS, not had a pay rise in 5yrs. How many other businesses would freeze pay for 5yrs? And b4 you say it, I'd rather calve a dead rotten calf for nothing than deal with...
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    Re: Jourdain self locking yolks

    We use them in our serving shed for serving maiden heifers, great yokes, quiet and reliable. We had the same abrasion problem as above, I originally fitted them tilted forward by 4" at top as that is...
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    Re: lighting for dairy cows

    I've just fitted the intershape ones to our new cubicle house, had all the concerns of above about LED problems. But having seen them in dark for first time last night, the light is bright and very...
  13. Thread: JF Forager

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    Re: JF Forager

    We were sticking 190-200hp through front and it couldn't handle it. The reversing/drive train was same as on the 900 designed for 120hp. The reversing system kept falling to bits, record was 6acres...
  14. Thread: JF Forager

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    Re: JF Forager

    You'll want the biggest and in my recent experience you'll want two so you can repair one while waiting for the other to break!

    We had jf900 for 17yrs and was great, had 1060 for 1yr and it nearly...
  15. Thread: Cheese

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    Re: Cheese

    What you mean my gran who lived to 94, drank full fat milk, cheese, cream and butter wasn't just lucky then???? You mean eating a bit of everything doesn't actually do you any harm.......:D
  16. Thread: Starlings

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    Re: Starlings

    :D:D:D:D
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    Re: Starlings

    obviously only loaded with blanks and you won't be aiming at them seeing as they are a protected species!:rolleyes:
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    Re: Unblocking pipe

    I had that bright idea trying to unblock a 50mm irrigation pipe buried under a main road....... It worked but the blockage went off like a bomb!!!!!!
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    Re: How to find out if someone on job seekers?

    Agreed with doing double, boot up the arse and down the road !?
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    Re: How to find out if someone on job seekers?

    Surely if you start paying him, the tax man will work it out when the RTI info hits the computer system and shows a regular income?

    But don't think there is an easy way to find out as it would be...
  21. Re: Cow gives birth to multiple breeds..? really?

    we've had twins one from one breed and one from another couple of times and think one was triplets. Only ever had it from cow being served AI then being put with bull if she's long time calved or...
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    Re: Disc or Drum mower

    Used to have a JF drum mower 12yrs ago or some, triple drums and conditioner. Good mower apart from the guards were really tinny. But moved to disc with conditioner, and now on just disc mowers,...
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    Re: Tw35 vrs 8830 lift capacity

    That's what I thought to be honest, was just wondering if there was any difference. Tractor data didn't have the lift capacity of an 8830 so couldn't compare easily!!
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    Tw35 vrs 8830 lift capacity

    Is there much difference between the rear linkage lift capacity on a TW35 and a 8830 power shift???
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    Re: quad towing frame

    an arable neighbour just puts his in its own trailer and has a ball hitch on the back of what he's towing it with, including his drill !
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