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Re: 8n max # of rows

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12-19-2013 07:08:53

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Neighbor tried to use dads new 490Jd with dry fert in the early 1960's. He got part of the way across the field and got stuck in dry dirt on a level field. Then he could not lift the planter. I had to take the WD45, hook on to the front, pull him to the end of the field. He then unhooked the chain and tried to turn around without raising the planter out of the ground. He didn't get turned around. he was a pig headed old neighbor. I finally got him unhooked and planted the rest of his field for him. NO it will not pull a 4 row planter with full dry fert boxes.

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 Re: 8n max # of rows in reply to hd6gtom, 12-19-2013 07:08:53  
I would have to ask why? The 490 is not a heveir planter than the Oliver 402 also a 4 row and fertilizer boxes hold just about the same and we pulled a Oliver 402 for several years with a 1944 model 2N Ford with no problems but we had loaded tires as we also plowed and disked with that tractor.

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