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Postby Billy Fussell » Fri Mar 07, 2014 4:44 pm

http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=FLQhvruimfs

Interesting pull. Just cause you're old, don't mean you still can't keep up with the young'uns.

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Re: interesting

Postby Winfield Dave » Fri Mar 07, 2014 5:05 pm

It's a big green tiller !!
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Re: interesting

Postby v w » Fri Mar 07, 2014 8:12 pm

Looks like a matter of traction to me. Note also that the steamer is being operated at max boiler pressure. The safety valve is blowing steam whenever it is not pulling. Not a real smart way to operate a steam engine. Vern

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Re: interesting

Postby Smokeycub » Wed Mar 26, 2014 1:28 pm

Winfield Dave wrote:It's a big green tiller !!
Lol Made me laugh!
v w wrote:Looks like a matter of traction to me.
Absolutely. It's all about traction as long as he has enough power. That steam tractor probably weight 2 to 3 times what the Deere does, and I don't think the wheels ever slipped! It even pulled him out of the loose dirt in the ruts!
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