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    As I stated before load tires help but they are not enough to correctly ballast the tractor. The following video will help explain the...
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    Loaded tires are not a good ballast for the FEL but they will improve the stability of the tractor. . Loaded tires do nothing to remove...
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    I would run a drill bit in the hole where the shear bolt goes in order to clean it up. Secure the mower to a tree. Wrap a chain around...
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    Be careful with the strap across the steps. I know when I, at 325 pounds, step upon my L2501 the step flexes a great deal. I would think...
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    BigG replied to the thread New Member With Hauling Question.
    I have hauled several tractors for many different people and dealers. I would look where the drawbar goes through the supporting frame...
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    BigG replied to the thread Tractor Stability.
    I grew up in SE Ohio. My brother worked at the local Wheel Horse dealer. Most of the tractors that were sold went out the door with bar...
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    BigG replied to the thread Tractor Stability.
    I am sure that your safety is more important then your grass. Load the rear tires. If the wheels will allow wheel weights I would add...
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    BigG replied to the thread Tie Down Setup - Legal/Safe?.
    Your hooks look to be fine. They are shallow and might allow the chain to come off in an accident. The solution is easy, cross the...
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    BigG reacted to Bmyers's post in the thread Daily Chuckle with Like Like.
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    BigG replied to the thread TRAILER SAFETY CHAINS.
    To anyone interested: Check this one about 4:50
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    BigG replied to the thread TRAILER SAFETY CHAINS.
    I have over 1,000,000 miles of dragging a trailer across the state of Florida. The closest thing I’ve ever had happened to me was...
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    BigG replied to the thread TRAILER SAFETY CHAINS.
    Mcmix i’m glad to hear you to take such care in hooking up your trailers. But all the care in the world will not prevent an accident...
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    BigG replied to the thread Gooseneck vs Bumper Pull.
    You need to fight the ticket as it was issued incorrectly. I drive a GMC 3500 GVW of 11400, a Big Tex trailer with a GVW of 14,500...
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    Try these: https://www.lonestarweights.com/wheel-weight/ https://www.everythingattachments.com/tractor-weights-s/8408.htm Free...
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    BigG replied to the thread Gooseneck vs Bumper Pull.
    Some 5th wheels can tilt left and right but the tilt is very small. The gooseneck ball allows the greater amount of motion...