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About oldlineman

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  • Birthday 09/14/1951

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  • tractors
    414-8, C101
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  • Location
    Somerset Pa.
  • Occupation
    Journeyman Lineman Retired

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  1. The time has come.

    Although I don't know you personally, I do feel I know you through this form.We serve a great GOD and through Jesus we can ask for his help in times like these. 953 Nut said it very well, that all things are possible through our savior Jesus Christ.Those who wait on the Lord shall renew their strength; They shall mount up with wings like eagles, They shall run and not be weary,They shall walk and not faint, Isaiah 40:31. God speed and a quick recovery. Bob
  2. CRUD! Snapped a head bolt

    At least it didn't snap off flush, that would have been a little harder to remove.
  3. thats what I thought pulley spinning on input shaft
  4. A little maintence and helpful tool

    Enjoy those times with the kids they grow up very fast. Mine are 38 and 32 but I still have memories of those precious times.
  5. Happy Birthday Oldlineman!

    Thank you guys for the well wishes. At this point in life we do not get as excited about birthdays as we have in the past and am sure some of you know what I am talking about. Just thankfull for the smaller things in life, my health my family, my faith in Jesus and for good friends. Thanks again Bob
  6. Middle spindle bad?????

    I would drop deck and check that nut is tight on middle spindle as far as the cracks in deck at that spot that is common. I have fixed some by welding and or plating with 1/8 in steel or alu. plate. Good luck, others will help with other ideas i am sure.
  7. I am praying for all in the area, especially my daughter and son in law and three grandsons in south east Ga. We feel so helpless here in Pa.
  8. Happy Labor Day!

    I being a 41 year retired Journeyman Lineman, member of L U # 126 IBEW, Norristown Pa. I second what Sarge just said. I would not have the retired life I have without my 41 years working UNION and all of the former IBEW and all UNION members that have gone on before! Bob
  9. PTO 66 in action.

    Very nice is there no end to what these little tractors can do!
  10. 268 Hydro deck won't shut off

    Maybe switch is bad just something to check
  11. I would check the clutch on the 414-8 for slippage I believe that is your problem not the deck.
  12. Mower decks spacers

    our venders can help you out!
  13. Onan p216G bad after 10..15 minutes

    check the gas cap, it has a vent that may be blocked and will cause a vacuum on the gas tank. When engine starts to shut down try opening the cap and see if that helps.
  14. Issue with steering linkage

    you need a new tierod, go to our vender section there are severial venders there that can help you out,
  15. Gearbox 5025

    not an expert carlos but I believe a slite in out movement 1/6 to 1/8 inch is normal. One of our transmission guys will correct me if that is not right.