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09-07-2001 19:16:33

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What year did Farmall produce the M with cream sides/strip?
I have two neighbors, one has the cream strip down the side plus cream rear wheel weights. The other one has a much wider strip down the side. Both are original tractors.

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Farmer Bob

09-07-2001 22:44:33

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 Re: M Colors in reply to Charlie, 09-07-2001 19:16:33  
Charlie, The tractors may be original but the paint schemes you describe are not! M's were painted all red at the factory unless they were a different color such as for road equipment, Gov't use etc. Probably either a dealer or an owner painted the creme on to make it resemble a "newer model" like a 450. The 350's and 450's were the first ones to have the white grilles and the white background behind the chrome Farmall letters.//FB

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Denny Frisk

09-10-2001 09:13:46

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 Re: Re: M Colors in reply to Farmer Bob, 09-07-2001 22:44:33  
My Dad painted the grill, hood and gas tank on his '51 M white beneath the line that runs down the side in about 1960 or a little before. Kinda similar to the paint scheme on the 460/560. I guess upon closer examination, that could be considered "Original". My Super H has the whole grill painted white, and somewhere there's a '54 Super M-TA with the same paint scheme, and there was a '39 H that the last time I saw it (25+ yrs ago) was in Hillsdale, IL. setting in a fence row. Dad & I had repainted that '39 and fixed it all up when I was about in 7th or 8th grade. We traded it for My Super H 2 yrs later, about 1970. When I "Restore" My Super H, I will repaint the grill white, Not "Original", but Just the Way It Always was.

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