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Postby cabranch47 » Tue Aug 02, 2022 2:12 pm

My son and I have recently purchased a 1971 International Cub. Being new to the the tractor world we would like to learn about this unit.
Thanks for having us.

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Dale Finch
10+ Years
10+ Years
Posts: 6714
Joined: Tue Apr 27, 2010 11:34 am
Zip Code: 27517
Tractors Owned: '51 Cub #140966 "Bruno" with Woods 59 mower
'55 Cub #187541 "Betty" with Fast Hitch
'55 Cub #190482 "Ben" with Woods 42 mower
'55 Cub #191739 "Bertha" with Woods 42 mower
'56 Cub #194370 "Boris" with Mott Flail mower
Circle of Safety: Y
Location: NC, Chapel Hill

Re: Introduction

Postby Dale Finch » Wed Aug 03, 2022 7:47 am

WELCOME! :hattip:
From your zip code, you're not far from one of the best annual Cubfests (LA Cubfest)...usually held in March. Here is the 2022 calendar:
It's a good opportunity to meet a bunch of good, knowledgeable folks, eager to share their knowledge as well as give a hand with problems you might be having with your "new-to-you" cub!

Check out the HOW TO section! Full of info:

Oh, and we do love photos, of your tractor AND your son tinkering on it! :D

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Mike in Louisiana
10+ Years
10+ Years
Posts: 7846
Joined: Tue Feb 15, 2005 10:10 am
Zip Code: 71023
Circle of Safety: Y
Location: LA, Doyline

Re: Introduction

Postby Mike in Louisiana » Wed Aug 03, 2022 7:58 am

Welcome to the forum, from way up north in bossier city.
1975 cub (LouAnn) serial # 245946, 1941 John Deere Model H

Good judgment comes from experience,
and a lot of that comes from bad judgment. Will Rogers

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Team Cub
Posts: 11891
Joined: Tue May 25, 2004 8:02 pm
Zip Code: 80501
Tractors Owned: Cubs, MH Pony, Shaw, Allis G, 1934 Silver King, JD LA and LI, Gibson D, David Bradley Tri-Trac
Circle of Safety: Y
Location: CO, Longmont

Re: Introduction

Postby Bob McCarty » Wed Aug 03, 2022 8:59 am

Welcome to the forum. Let us know if we can be of any help.
"We don't need to think more,
we need to think differently."
-Albert Einstein

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Cub Pro
Cub Pro
Posts: 7760
Joined: Mon Jun 22, 2009 6:56 am
Zip Code: 64070
Tractors Owned: 1942 Farmall AV, serial #87025
1947 Farmall Circle Cub, serial #2116
1948 Farmall Cub, serial #46066
Circle of Safety: Y
Location: Lone Jack, MO

Re: Introduction

Postby Stanton » Wed Aug 03, 2022 10:39 am

Welcome to the Forum!

Take some time and read through a few threads to acquaint yourself with the Forum:

After you’ve logged your 2nd post on the Forum, you'll have access to the all the PDF Manuals on this site. There’s a few ways to do that:
  • From a desktop or laptop, go to "Quick Links" in the upper left corner of your screen. Hit that and a pull-down appears where you'll find "PDF Manuals".
  • You can also go to “Cub Info” in the upper toolbar, then hit “Rudi’s Manuals”. From there, you can access a variety of information.
  • If you're using a phone, go to the "Links Directory" (second category down the main page). Once in "Links Directory" , scroll down to the second section "Tractor Parts & Manuals" and you'll find them there.

You'll be able to download an Owner's Manual (very strongly recommended for maintenance and understanding your Cub) and any service manuals that interest you. Implement Manuals are also available.

Might also enjoy reading through this thread (even though it’s for a Cub, much can be applied to any tractor just brought home): What to do with a Cub you just brought home. Make sure if the Cub hasn't been started in a while (months or years) that you prime the oil pump or at least watch the oil gauge to ensure you have adequate pressure. Here's a How To on priming the oil pump:

There are a lot of good threads dealing with Cub repair and maintenance in the How To Forum. Located here:

We’d encourage you to take the Safety Test located in the Safety Forum:

Take some pictures of your tractor and post them, we’d like to see it.

  • Pictures are limited to 500 KB file size. Use an image reducer app or program to downsize pics.
  • When you have a specific question, start a new thread in the appropriate sub-forum.
  • Before posting, use the Preview button before hitting Submit--it'll show you exactly what your post will look like, including pictures.
  • When adding your comments to a thread, be sure to look at the date of the last poster. If it’s more than a 6 months old, the posters are probably not going to see it. Consider starting a new thread.

Glad you joined us.

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Posts: 85
Joined: Tue Jul 19, 2022 12:48 pm
Zip Code: 00000
Tractors Owned: 1948 Farmall Cub with 22 sickle mower,Grader blade with brackets for snow plow, Swaying draw bar,193 moldboard plow and a spring tooth field cultivator.

Re: Introduction

Postby RedFred » Wed Aug 03, 2022 10:49 am

Welcome to the forum. :hattip:
Last edited by RedFred on Wed Aug 03, 2022 10:50 am, edited 1 time in total.

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501 Club
501 Club
Posts: 653
Joined: Mon Jun 07, 2021 8:43 pm
Zip Code: 38401
Tractors Owned: 1947 Cub ( Err Err )
I could not say tractor when I was 2 years old so I called it Err Err.

I loved this tractor then and I still love it now.
Circle of Safety: Y
Location: Columbia, Tennessee

Re: Introduction

Postby Pap » Thu Aug 18, 2022 11:19 am

Welcome to the forum. There is a lot of great info here.
Enjoy Your Ride.
Are We Having Fun Yet ? :D
'47 cub ( Err Err )

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