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by Alberta Bolens
Tue Nov 07, 2017 4:40 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Repowered 50 TD
Replies: 5
Views: 1974

Re: Repowered 50 TD

Thanks I wasn't looking for a machine to restore. I needed a machine to do a couple of projects and re sell. When I bought this I didn't know what make it was until I got it home and did some digging. Tracks n under carriage looked good and it looked like I could make it run with out to much hassle....
by Alberta Bolens
Sun Nov 05, 2017 2:51 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Repowered 50 TD
Replies: 5
Views: 1974

Re: Repowered 50 TD

Working it trying it out.
by Alberta Bolens
Sun Nov 05, 2017 2:47 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Repowered 50 TD
Replies: 5
Views: 1974

Repowered 50 TD

I found an old crawler with dozer blade few months back. The previous Owner had startd to repower it, for health reasons had not finished it. The machine had been sitting close to 10 years. It looked like it could be made to work so I brought it home. He was using a ford 200 CI inline 6 from a Versa...
by Alberta Bolens
Sun Nov 05, 2017 2:26 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 50TD steeringbrake adjustment
Replies: 4
Views: 1268

Re: 50TD steeringbrake adjustment

Perfect thank you that helps a lot
by Alberta Bolens
Sat Nov 04, 2017 4:39 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 50TD steeringbrake adjustment
Replies: 4
Views: 1268

Re: 50TD steeringbrake adjustment

On the bottom of my unit there iis 2 plug / cover. (thought they were drain plugs) Looks like a lock nut adjustment kind of assembly. Would this be the brake adjustment?? On the top under the seat brakets there are 2 small 4 inch square covers. Under them I can what looks like brake bands but no adj...
by Alberta Bolens
Sat Aug 26, 2017 6:24 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Specs on 50 TD
Replies: 0
Views: 1160

Specs on 50 TD

Hi. I'm new to the site. From Ponoka Alberta Canada I recently aquried a David Brown 50 TD. The previous owner had started to repower it with an industrial inline 6 Ford gas engine. He passed away before he finnished it, his niebghour had the crawler and its sat for 4 or 5 years until he sold it to ...