Spotlight on Josh (Mr Joshua) Dedeke

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Spotlight on Josh (Mr Joshua) Dedeke

Postby Cecil » Fri Nov 13, 2009 6:03 pm

Name? Mr Joshua(Josh Dedeke)
Age? 21
State/Province of residence? Missouri
Marital Status? Not married yet but in a great relationship with Amanda(tractorchick)
-- How many years (if married)?
-- Wife's name (if married)?
Children? negative that's a scary thought
-- Boys/Girls?
-- Ages?
Grand Children?
-- Boys/Girls?
-- Ages?
Great Grand Children?
-- Boys/Girls?
-- Ages?
Do you have any pets? yes
-- Names, breeds, etc. Cocker Spaniel (Dave), Golden Retriever (Cassie), Black Lab (Molly)
Line of work? Shop Associate- I build torque devices for valves and actuators.
Retired or working? working
Degree's/Licenses/Certificates? Certificate of mastery in Metal Fabrication, as well as soon will have a basic associates of arts degree, associates of applied science and an associates degree in mechanical computer aided drafting.

Tractors and models owned? 1955 Farmall Cub
-- Any other type of farm equipment? 2 moldboard plows, woods 42, and a grader blade
-- Combines?
-- Trailers?
-- Hay balers?
-- etc...
Are your tractors used for show or working? both
How much Land do you work (Acres)? I try to work my dads 8 1/2 acres(kinda hilly)
What was your first tractor experience (does not have to be a Farmall or Cub)? Digging with a newer JD a few years back
What is your Cub's primary work? Grading and mowing
What is the favorite Cub of all which you have owned and why? I would have to say my 55' cause i only own one for now
What first sparked your interest in owning a Cub? went to cubarama with Tractorchick(Amanda) and drove her cub around all day.
What task/use of your Cub provides the most enjoyable seat time? Mowing and cruising around
Favorite thing you like about Cub's and Cadets? the size
Describe your most satisfying or frustrating experience working on your own or someone else's Cub? Have not done much on mine yet but i would have to say getting out rusty bolts when putting on my blade for the first time.
Do you host or participate in CubFests, Cubarama, Mini-CubFests? How so? I go to Cubarama and this year Amanda and i gave out ice cream

What other hobbies do you enjoy? Cars, trucks, and reenacting WWII
Do you hunt or fish? like to fish but never have time
-- What is your favorite game? Newer video games for my ps3. normally shooting and driving games
What is your favorite Sport? Don't really have one
-- Do you have a favorite Sports team?
Favorite Book? Yea right!!! I barely even read for school
Favorite Movie? Saving Private Ryan
Favorite Actor/Actress? Nicolas Cage or Sean Connery
Magazine(s) you subscribe to? none at the moment
Favorite outdoor activity? hiking
Do you maintain a garden? only Amanda's, don' have space for my own
-- How large? Taking over her dads back yard
-- What vegetables to you grow? Tomatoes, cucumbers, potatoes, peppers, lettuce, spinach, peas, radish, beans, turnups, beats
Do you maintain a personal orchard?
-- Type of fruit grown? trying blue berries and raspberry
What is your favorite Quote or saying?
Do you have any immediate goals in your life? Make it through school and actually make it some where in life

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Re: Spotlight on Josh (Mr Joshua) Dedeke

Postby John(videodoc) » Sat Nov 14, 2009 4:57 am

Good to meet you Josh

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Re: Spotlight on Josh (Mr Joshua) Dedeke

Postby VinceD » Sun Nov 15, 2009 9:57 pm

Josh, although I had the pleasure of meeting you a couple of times, now I fell I know a little more about you. Thanks for sharing. :D :D
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Re: Spotlight on Josh (Mr Joshua) Dedeke

Postby Mr Joshua » Mon Nov 16, 2009 12:47 pm

thanks guys
Mr. Joshua

74 VW super beetle (o\ /o)
1955 cub
1951 Super A
1945 A
and any of TC's toys

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Re: Spotlight on Josh (Mr Joshua) Dedeke

Postby Trent M » Mon Nov 16, 2009 1:31 pm

Josh- Thanks for the bio. I enjoyed reading it and learning more about you.
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Re: Spotlight on Josh (Mr Joshua) Dedeke

Postby ScottyD'sdad » Fri Nov 20, 2009 9:15 pm

Josh, Thanks for the bio. Ed
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Re: Spotlight on Josh (Mr Joshua) Dedeke

Postby cubguy's dad » Sat Nov 21, 2009 6:49 am

Thanks, for sharing Josh

Your skills will come in handy working on Cubs
Experiance is knowing what NOT to do the next time.......
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