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PostSubject: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 27th 2011, 12:01 pm

If you fallow my Blankcreations youtube account you may already know all about this tractor. But for those that don't, this is the tractor my buddy and I will be building over winter for him. It is an international cub cadet (not the ones used for pulling) but it is one heavy little tractor. I'm not completely sure of his plans for this, but this is what i know.
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Bigger engine
complete re-wire
atv tires
Bumpers front and back
Possi
and smaller rear pullie

Here is a picture as it sits
Buddy's IH cub build PART_1301011101932

But this is what he plans it to be like.. (inspiration)
Buddy's IH cub build Cubby
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 27th 2011, 5:14 pm

Thats cool - years back i never thought id mod my agway , just add some larger rear wheels eventually - the setup is evolving with ideas, gathering of parts - too bad my nephew's atv was repo'ed ( his dead beat dad didnt pay on it) to try it out against when its done ( eventually).

All it takes is some ingenuity, time and cash.
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 27th 2011, 6:16 pm

That's similar to the Cub 382 we built for my cousin. We built his for speed, and that sucker was way too fast. At the time mine would run out to 45mph and he would walk all over it.
This was taken as we started stripping it down
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 27th 2011, 6:29 pm

That looks just like it. did yours have horizontal tranny with a vertical engine?
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 27th 2011, 7:19 pm

Vertical engine & transaxle
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 28th 2011, 12:32 am

Mine has a vertical engine and a horizontal trans. This video shows the whole tractor before i sold it. Just skip ahead to the cub part.
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 31st 2011, 5:07 pm

We worked on the cub a little today, and it is some what starting to take shape.

New shoes!
Buddy's IH cub build Cubs

And a better look at the new tires.
Buddy's IH cub build Perelli

And then we tore in to it. We removed the hood for easyier access. Then the old 7hp briggs made its way out. We also removed about 20lbs of old hangers, deck levers and handles. Next the old rusty seat was removed. And then to top it off we wire brushed the tractor all over, to start to get that rust off.
Buddy's IH cub build Noengine
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 31st 2011, 5:27 pm

looks good hey what type /name are those tires? and size?
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 31st 2011, 8:16 pm

They are Pireli's and they're 18's
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 31st 2011, 10:50 pm

blanket80 wrote:
That looks just like it. did yours have horizontal tranny with a vertical engine?
when you take the motor off i want to buy it if u sell it
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 31st 2011, 11:24 pm

You want my 7hp briggs?
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 31st 2011, 11:34 pm

blanket80 wrote:
You want my 7hp briggs?
yeah man if u want to sell it how much u want for it is it a vertical shaft?
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 31st 2011, 11:40 pm

oh, idkk. What do you want if for?
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeDecember 31st 2011, 11:47 pm

blanket80 wrote:
oh, idkk. What do you want if for?
I have a mower without a motor
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeJanuary 1st 2012, 12:10 am

Well, it is missing the starter, and needs work to run. you would be better off just finding one somewhere closer to you.
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeJanuary 1st 2012, 2:05 am

But this is what he plans it to be like.. (inspiration)
Buddy's IH cub build Cubby
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im supposed to go get one of these that was gave to me lol i might go get it monday
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeJanuary 1st 2012, 10:35 pm

Nice, if you get it post some pictures!
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeJanuary 1st 2012, 10:42 pm

lol idk how Embarassed i figured out how to post youtube vids so i moght just have to make a vid then put a link on here
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeJanuary 8th 2012, 12:11 am

It was really nice out today, considering its January lol.. So my buddy came over, and he made some progress. As I was wrenching on my Wheel Horse, he was painting his wheels, and pulling the engine and wiring harness out of a donor tractor. But that's all for today! Here's a couple pictures.

Stripping the donor

Buddy's IH cub build Motorisout

All of the wheels match now Razz

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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeJanuary 8th 2012, 11:46 am

I like those rear tires- id suggest using a turf style tire for the front tho, my stock agway originally had those 'bald ribbed tires' , thing wouldnt steer worth a dang in the mud ( super thick black 'muck' dirt )- would 'plow ' sideways- i swapped on a pair of turf tires and it steered tons better.
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeJanuary 8th 2012, 12:32 pm

I completely agree. But those are all we have for now. So slicks it is lol
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeJanuary 8th 2012, 1:17 pm

I think that this is going to turn out amazing!

http://www.mytractorforum.com/showthread.php?t=72227&page=4 - this may help you out with you front wheels, you can use a roller link chain wrapped around the wheel...



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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeJanuary 8th 2012, 7:51 pm

That is a really good idea!
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PostSubject: Re: Buddy's IH cub build   Buddy's IH cub build Icon_minitimeMarch 26th 2012, 8:31 pm

picked up my cub today man and it is big lol
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