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Love the simplicity of my '47 Cub

Postby tmays » Wed Jul 02, 2014 9:05 pm

Been using it for a little while now. Hand lift and mag only. No battery. Glad I decided to go that way :-)
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Re: Love the simplicity of my '47 Cub

Postby goldencub » Thu Jul 03, 2014 9:01 am

Me too, Thomas!! Hand lift, no hydraulics to worry about, and really no electrics, either. I do admit that I have a battery for starting and every several weeks I put it on a trickle charger overnight. My cutout doesn't work, and a short overnight charge every now and then is easier than removing the hood - which, of course, always leads to something else to do under there while it's open!! Al D
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Re: Love the simplicity of my '47 Cub

Postby Bill Hudson » Thu Jul 03, 2014 9:21 am

For those that charge the battery often, this may be of help http://www.farmallcub.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?f=140&t=16548 one of George Willer's creative solutions for common problems.

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Re: Love the simplicity of my '47 Cub

Postby pickerandsinger » Fri Jul 04, 2014 6:37 am

I don't have a Cub with a Magneto….Now, I have to put that on my list….Always another reason… :big smile: …..Dave
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