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Re: Another shop project
« Reply #75 on: February 20, 2019, 03:54:29 PM »
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Re: Another shop project
« Reply #76 on: February 20, 2019, 05:54:26 PM »
The quality and clarity of your instructional guides here have been invaluable to me, Butch. I think you are an outstanding technical teacher, and I'd guess that your son got a huge leg up in the world thanks to you.

I'd love to see an air start and switchover to oil on this beauty when weather permits.  This machine is an amazing piece of IC engine history, and the flameless gas/spark start option that it has makes it unique.



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Re: Another shop project
« Reply #77 on: February 23, 2019, 11:25:20 AM »
Hi Butch

You exceeded our expectations. Nor do we expect less. Congratulations.

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Re: Another shop project
« Reply #78 on: March 08, 2019, 12:10:39 PM »
Hi Butch, and thank you again for your magnificent contribution to the LEF and my own understanding of all things mechanical.
Could you explain to me why you feel the need to drag you Ruston Hornsby outside to run it on diesel. Surely it would be easier to fit a suitable flexible exhaust system rather than carry 10 tons of iron out into the yard? Sorry to be pushey but I so wan`t to see it running on diesel.

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Re: Another shop project
« Reply #79 on: March 26, 2019, 03:16:21 PM »
Hi Butch

Around here, no news, it's bad news!

How things are going?

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Re: Another shop project
« Reply #80 on: June 01, 2019, 01:01:18 AM »
That's quite the project Butch.
Well done !
It's also a chick magnet. When you display it at the county fair, all the female attention will go to you.
You know that right !   ;)

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Re: Another shop project
« Reply #81 on: June 01, 2019, 12:08:58 PM »
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