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Tractor Pulling Discussion Forum

The other kind of pulling

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Fergus

10-15-2013 07:07:45




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Don"t see a lot about cement pulls on this forum, since we just finished a fun one at MMOGTA, thought I"d pass along a pic or 2




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gtx1967jewison@yahoo.com

10-16-2013 11:47:04




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Fergus, 10-15-2013 07:07:45  
Wth is a 'parish'??
Thanks from up north.



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Elvin Frank

10-16-2013 16:57:57




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to gtx1967jewison@yahoo.com, 10-16-2013 11:47:04  
Louisiana has "parishes" as opposed to counties



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smokeshow

10-16-2013 13:01:47




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to gtx1967jewison@yahoo.com, 10-16-2013 11:47:04  
A Catholic church is sometimes called parish.



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gtx1967jewison@yahoo.com

10-17-2013 08:42:51




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to smokeshow, 10-16-2013 13:01:47  
Yes i am catholic, LOL. thats why i asked, to me a parish is a an individual church & its members.



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perrycountyfarmalls

10-16-2013 04:44:38




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Fergus, 10-15-2013 07:07:45  

we dead weight on dirt quite a bit. never got to dry hard surface yet.



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MSD

10-15-2013 21:26:35




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Fergus, 10-15-2013 07:07:45  
Tires on backwards?



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A.P.

10-16-2013 13:23:12




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to MSD, 10-15-2013 21:26:35  
So the tires wear nice and sharp on the normal front edge of the bars/lugs. Then you turn the tires around the right way when pulling on dirt for better grip.



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Supercharged 3800

10-15-2013 17:48:39




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Fergus, 10-15-2013 07:07:45  
Do you run extra motor oil so when the front comes up that far and the oil runs to the back of the crankcase that the oil pump in the front of the crankcase doesn't suck air?



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Big G puller

10-15-2013 17:32:22




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Fergus, 10-15-2013 07:07:45  
That's right boys dead weight is the best pullin there is !!!!



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underdog

10-15-2013 11:20:57




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Fergus, 10-15-2013 07:07:45  
How does cement pulling work? I may be missing something but it looks like you Just hook on and see if you can move it??



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Josh Blackburn

10-15-2013 08:31:20




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Fergus, 10-15-2013 07:07:45  
Great picture. Thanks for sharing. Cements a blast. Someday soon I'll build a G to compete there.



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PretendFarmer

10-15-2013 08:16:44




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Fergus, 10-15-2013 07:07:45  
That is a serious wheelie.....



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john B. ne in

10-15-2013 10:56:52




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to PretendFarmer, 10-15-2013 08:16:44  
There's still several dead weight pulls around here [north east ind.]. The fellow pictured should take about 2# of air out of his tires. He's not getting the full lug to the cement.1 or 2#'s makes a really big difference with this type of pulling. Fun to do, boring to watch.



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Mopower

10-15-2013 14:17:50




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to john B. ne in, 10-15-2013 10:56:52  
If anyone thinks it is boring, you ought to come watch em' at MMOGTA. It's the Saturday night highlight of the tractor show (in front of the beer tent). Smoke, wheelies, tires jerking left to right, front ends bobbing in the air and bouncing off the ground, and the occasional whistle of a turbo.



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Eric Bloom

10-16-2013 05:07:35




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Mopower, 10-15-2013 14:17:50  
so if you had completly bald tires would they work better? or a giant set of drag slicks? looks like a fun time. i think i would get a chair in the "hospitality" tent



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Mopower

10-16-2013 10:49:48




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Eric Bloom, 10-16-2013 05:07:35  
I believe they require that the tire casing does not touch the cement.



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778899m

10-15-2013 15:35:28




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Mopower, 10-15-2013 14:17:50  
YA YU BETTCHA BOYS,HERE INNNN IOOWWA WE LIKE TO WATCH THE PAINT DRYY 2 !!!!!*8((*^%$3 ole,let's go watch demm dumb a**'s !!!!!!!!!!! why did you not include an occasional broken housing. yah ----vell eech 2 iss ownn.



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Ryan McPherson

10-15-2013 17:54:21




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to 778899m, 10-15-2013 15:35:28  
Good lord, you're a moron. Apparently this is a transfer sled only forum, eh Frank?



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Fergus

10-16-2013 04:04:02




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Ryan McPherson, 10-15-2013 17:54:21  
Ethan, that's the "hospitality" tent (pavillion). Re: the excitement level of cement pulling, the audience response at MMOGTA casts the decisive vote...they LOVE it. For an animated look at the sport, see the other post headed "Last Cement Pull of the Season". These are "dead weight" pulls, although for years we did them on the percentage basis. Currently weight classed. We use a tipover indicator for a complete pull (mebbe about 15 ft?) and measure the remainder of the attempts. Like any pull, there is occassional mechanical carnage, but I personally know of several of these tractors that have been competing for decades. One can hit immoveable objects in a farm field, as well. We have been doing cement pulls here in the area for nearly 40 years, just wanted to add a little diversity to this forum. Thnx for all the views and responses.

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Mopower

10-16-2013 10:52:57




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 Re: The other kind of pulling in reply to Fergus, 10-16-2013 04:04:02  
In Fowler, Westphalia, and Pewamo, the parishes call it a "social tent". Yes, it's quite social. I love the percentage pulling!



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