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Offline finn1

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« on: August 09, 2013, 06:55:34 PM »
has anybody ever used a tricycle front end? just curious. i'm really thinking of getting into this. older cub direct drive is the perfered choice? thanks bob


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Re: front end
« Reply #1 on: August 09, 2013, 08:44:32 PM »
Trike is a dumb idea for the sake of stability. And yes, older cub frame and tranny, but whatever sheet metal ya want.
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Re: front end
« Reply #2 on: September 29, 2013, 05:58:40 AM »
The club I used to pull with had a few tractors with a tricycle front end and never had a problem with them its no different than a full size tractor pulling in a bigger class..  atleast in the last 15 years of pulling and watching pulls I havr never seen a tricycle tractor have a single issue... I guess it just boils down to opinion and comfort with the idea of it
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