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Moving cub on rims

Postby Command52 » Fri Jan 03, 2020 8:04 pm

Im in the final stages reassembling my cub after rebuild. WIll I damage my rims if I install just the rims no tires. I need to take to paint shop on my trailer but need to move tractor around on concrete.

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Re: Moving cub on rims

Postby Jim Becker » Fri Jan 03, 2020 8:54 pm

Just pushing it around by hand won't hurt anything.

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Re: Moving cub on rims

Postby Don McCombs » Fri Jan 03, 2020 11:05 pm

Use some plywood as a buffer between the rims and the concrete.
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Re: Moving cub on rims

Postby inairam » Sat Jan 04, 2020 9:21 am

trailer tires 5 lug on 4.5" centers work front and rear. trailer tire wheels/ and older jeep wheels and a lot of truck tires wheels I have these for flats and pulling tires wheels off parts tractors.

I would use something. What are you going to do after the rims are painted? Run it on the ground again?
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Re: Moving cub on rims

Postby SONNY » Sun Jan 05, 2020 10:54 am

I would slap any old rim/tire on to hold it up and not use the good ones.-- you wont hurt them unless they are painted.---then there goes the paint! lol!!

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Re: Moving cub on rims

Postby John *.?-!.* cub owner » Sun Jan 05, 2020 10:00 pm

You will need to winch it onto the trailer, those steel rims will just spin on steel ramps, or on most anything else.
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