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MalMac last won the day on July 22 2015

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  1. front half of chute for a tall chute or 44" 2 stage

    Yes it helps it go a tad further, but mainly keeps it in a closer, tighter pattern for more of a direct placement. In other words yes it helps significantly.
  2. HD Spindle Kit

    This is the HD spindle kit that was offered for tractors that a Loader would be put on. The spindles are 3/4 like the stock spindles except for the bracing to keep the spindle from flexing. They are also longer to accommodate the wider hub on the rims. The rims have a larger bearing in them to help accommodate the weight. This kit was on my loader tractor for a very short time. It does not have dust caps because Toro had forgot to put them in the kit. I just used hub caps.
  3. Putting this nice single stage back up for sale. It is missing the flat idler pulley Give me a PM if interested.
  4. Tall Chute Snowblower

    Changed Status to Closed
  5. Tall Chute Snowblower

    Changed Status to Pending
  6. Tall Chute Snowblower

    Purchased a tall chute here awhile back and really have no need for it. It has got pneumatic tires instead of skids. It also has a power deflector actuator. It will also need a idler pulley. It comes with all lifting apparatus items. Will not ship.
  7. cab question

    There is only one style of cab, it provides for both manual and hydro. Only difference is they changed somewhat through the years. They have a pocket to allow for your manual lift lever move up and down. They also provide slots for a snow blade angle lever and a slot for the blower chute rotating crank. On the last style of cab you will notice pockets on each door. That’s to provide room to be able to turn the crank for the snowblower. The single stage is on one side the 2 stage is on the opposite.
  8. Lets see the snow rigs!

    These Pics are various past winters. Same equipment though.
  9. Got the loader mounted today!

    I have never noticed on the Onan that there was auxiliary mounting holes for the pump bracket. Is that what is mounted to?
  10. Original Cab question.

    Little late on a answer here for you. But here it goes. The cab you have there is of the style they used right before they came out with the bigger cab they use now. The top of that cab is fiberglass as compared to plastic top that is now used. The current top is quite a bit larger. The safety glass window is a piece of glass that is set in a molded plastic frame that is designed to fit the frame of the cab. Thus the window offered today is much larger than the window that would fit the vintage of cab in your picture. Every now and then old cabs or parts pop up for sale but the roof is usually rare to find it by itself. There was one on eBay a while back but that’s the only one I have ever seen just by it’s self. Now also look for other brands of tractors. Orginal cab used the same roof top and window for other brands as well. Samething today the roof and window is used for a lot of other brands. Ok, on further investigation, the cab you have there is NOT the older smaller cab that I originally thought it was. It looks to be one that does have extended back. I am not sure that the current top would not fit. If not it would be darn close.
  11. New to me loader

    It's just my personnel preference, I like the 8 speed for the loader over the hydro. I have had it on both. Currently it's on a 414-8 with the 520 front end with steering reduction. Again it's just my personnel preference.
  12. New to me loader

    I was wondering if the front bracket that bolts to the frame that holds the two side support bars will work with the black hood style of the 195. That hood protrudes a lot farther forward of the pivot than the old C series it was designed for. The hood from the 300,400 and 500 series works just fine. It’s that black hood that would be of concern.
  13. New to me loader

    You definitely need those upright braces to the front. That’s where it gets it’s stability from.
  14. New to me loader

    It’s a Ark 550. Not sure on the sub frame fitting on the 195 with out modification because I think the 195 had a tad longer frame on it. Not a 100% on that maybe someone else will chime in. The 550 is a good loader. The bucket curl back could have been better. For what it is though it performs well especially if you use it as intended, a small garden tractor loader and not a major earth moving piece of equipment. That particular loader is of a 78-79 era. A very nice fine and in very good shape. A most sought after attachment that’s getting very scarce. That top support bar needs to be straightened back to flat. That occurred when someone hoisted it up for removal. That caused the uprights to be pulled in at the top throwing the alignment out slightly.
  15. Picked up a tall chute blower

    Denny, I spy a mysterious looking box in the background. Almost looks like a cab window box. lol