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Old 05-26-2018, 05:23 PM
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Originally Posted by Farmersamm View Post
NOW THAT IS SLICK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Bet you could use them for actual running if you put some 1/4 round stock across the width of the outer edge......like tread. I think I have an old 1920's plow out in the yard somewhere that they did just that. I believe it's on the groundwheel that lifts the plow out of the ground at the end of a row. They didn't have much in the way of hydraulics back then, and a lot of stuff was ground actuated.
Like manure spreaders from the old days, all ground driven. The ground here in the drive is packed recycled concrete. Pretty hard. When I drop the rake down, it only bites in about 1 1/2". Just right for getting the drive leveled out. Al least you did not chastise me the spending all this time making wheels that I could have bought for $10.
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