Time has come to part with my Moffett.
Full spec 7840 model. 1996 7800 hours.
I've had it 12 years and spent far too much on it.
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It's fastened with a chain and a big clip, not exactly made to measure.
Works well though. ;)
2 pics below show my prototype 359 degree hinge ;) in my cattle shed this spring. It's been painted now, honest.
4x2 box section, 4 weld on eyes,...
No overhanging tree branch is safe.
If you can afford to start milking cows, you can afford not to milk cows. ;)
Borrow the 100k and put it down as house deposits?
MFT for sale at Startin Tractors
Turbo is next on the list after getting the aircon repaired. ;)
I've found a friend!
Making rusty 12' gates today.
'they've always been there!'
Brass axle end caps with makers name 2-3" diameter from scrappy
Found and bought these yesterday, may well finish up as workshop decorations?
welding recycled box section to recycled loadall brackets......
just need to order some fert to test it with.
I've just realised that if i call the fordsons 'vintage' then I can have the TW35 and the MH 121 and the 7000.
NH8340 - got
NH7840 Moff - got
Roadless Super Major - Got
E1A Major - Got
TW35 / Muir Hill 121 / 7000 to fill the final corner.
I shouldn't have...
WHATEVER you make, it will be wrong for the customer. Axles too far back / forwards, wheels too new / old tall / low, drawbar too long / short /...
Does this qualify as a cut and shut?
Bit light on the drawbar spec (?) and could be sloped at the ring end to finish it?...
Any suggested used for the rollers out of the bearing? Something sculptural?
+1 mainly, but I'm keeping my 7840, and trying to save up for a 7740 one that I have seen. They're not going down in value, and will always find a...