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Re: MM emblem on 55 series grille

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09-07-2013 05:06:24

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I can post these pictures of the original U302 & M602 Emblem which looks like cast aluminum and mine is milled out out of 1/4" thick aluminum plate. These are 5" x 7" and it took while to do(3.75Hr) so if the ones in the picture are quite a little larger it would take more time. As far as cost it would be excessive and I'm not really trying to make money doing this stuff so maybe we could work something out that is reasonable.

We have a later U302 Super Tractor that had a thin tinny emblem on so I wonder when they went with the changes on that. These emblems are solid cast aluminum and like Alan said maybe a lot of trctors had the same one. That why I would like to see a sample and how big the letters are. I'm sure anything new would be better than having none or a broken beat up one but my opinion is anything that been in use almost 50 years is going to have some character from it's use and abuse.

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09-07-2013 19:06:11

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 Re: MM emblem on 55 series grille in reply to cleddy, 09-07-2013 05:06:24  
What would you get to make a 10.5 by 4.75, so it's just a little bigger than Alan's measurements so it should be a little bigger than original, doesn't have to be anything to thick as long as it has a MM milled out. Or if you want my email I can give it to you. Thanks

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09-09-2013 10:36:41

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 Re: MM emblem on 55 series grille in reply to G1355, 09-07-2013 19:06:11  
As I e-mailed Allen at basic shop rate the one I did took 4 hours and that puts it in the $200.00 range. I'll need to get the dimensions of the corners of the "MM" itself to do a accurate job of centering it on the 10.5" x 4.5" aluminum plate. I can't tell from the picture if there is a space between the M's. If I get a chance to see one of them tractors around I'll make some notes about it. Someone mentioned there is a good muesuem over by Denison Iowa I would not mind seeing.cleddy

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09-09-2013 11:48:58

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 Re: MM emblem on 55 series grille in reply to cleddy, 09-09-2013 10:36:41  
Hopefully I get the tractor by the end of the week, I'm gonna make sure there isn't one in the cab or anything as I only saw pictures. I will let you know.

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09-07-2013 13:59:18

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 Re: MM emblem on 55 series grille in reply to cleddy, 09-07-2013 05:06:24  
I'll see what Alan comes up with for a measurement, then if you think you can make one like it, and have a price in mind we will talk if that works for you.

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09-07-2013 16:58:23

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 Re: MM emblem on 55 series grille in reply to G1355, 09-07-2013 13:59:18  
My G950 MM plate measures 10 1/4" left to right, and 4 1/2" top to bottom with approximately 1/8" in on each side and end is where the M starts. If you need more detailed measurements I can see what I can do.

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