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by SteveCollett
Sat Apr 11, 2009 3:36 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 1394 PTO power capacity
Replies: 18
Views: 8640

depends on the groung and how fast you want to go
by SteveCollett
Sat Apr 11, 2009 3:35 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: What implement do I need?
Replies: 10
Views: 3524

sorry to offend anyone I certainly meant it with a tongue in the cheek
I have had this same problem myself but luckily running a farm it was not a problem to sort
saying that when the horse died it was a real struggle to show a deep sense of loss :roll:
by SteveCollett
Fri Apr 10, 2009 1:30 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: What implement do I need?
Replies: 10
Views: 3524

RE: What implement do I need?

The best thing for this problem is a horse box going down the road(':lol:')
by SteveCollett
Wed Apr 01, 2009 9:02 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: baler
Replies: 34
Views: 13330

This started as a post about someone buying a B46 to make a bit of horse hay. Would anyone seriuosly advise anyone to use a 40 year old baler to do this unless they were seriously lucky. I think if it ties bales he should go and buy a lottery ticket! I baled plenty with them the last year we made al...
by SteveCollett
Mon Mar 30, 2009 9:57 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: British Summertime.
Replies: 1
Views: 1342

RE: British Summertime.

I would have thought you would be 23 hours too soon:)
by SteveCollett
Sat Mar 28, 2009 9:19 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: David Brown 6 Furrow Plough
Replies: 22
Views: 8774

I would love to come but it is a long way from Suffolk
by SteveCollett
Mon Mar 23, 2009 2:30 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: David Brown 6 Furrow Plough
Replies: 22
Views: 8774

I think these ploughs were first introduced in about 1967 when the 1200 was first made I never saw one used though I think poor old 990 will struggle. I think they were meant to be used with the TCU
by SteveCollett
Sun Jan 25, 2009 9:52 am
Forum: Members Photo Album
Topic: DB880Sel at work
Replies: 20
Views: 11701

RE: Re: RE: DB880Sel at work

Never seen PAVT wheels on a David Brown before
by SteveCollett
Tue Jan 13, 2009 4:39 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: My new 880 purchase - With pics
Replies: 49
Views: 17157

used to be able to get kits for stripped threads on the front axle put them on and weld into place have done one or two in the past
by SteveCollett
Tue Jan 13, 2009 4:34 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Could anyone spare some front weights a safety frame?
Replies: 7
Views: 4452

RE: Could anyone spare some front weights a safety frame?

Knew a guy did that foot slipped off clutch that was the end
by SteveCollett
Thu Nov 20, 2008 5:25 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Aston Martin's and David Brown
Replies: 12
Views: 4147

I would not dare to claim to be any expert on Astons etc but having been bought up just outside Newport Pagnell and having very often drooled past the gates I can say one or two things. David brown not only had hisa own aston but certainly had specials made one of these was a shooting break (estate ...
by SteveCollett
Mon Sep 29, 2008 9:08 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 XL 89' stuck in gear
Replies: 11
Views: 6174

I presume this model has the gear change on the right unlike the erlier ones on the left both suffered similar problems but different Get an assistant make sure tractor is engine OFF, braked and preferably blocked essential if on a slope get undernesath with adjustable spanner while assistant on sea...
by SteveCollett
Wed Sep 24, 2008 8:21 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: What kind of cast iron and how to repair
Replies: 6
Views: 2374

The other very easy way to repair a casting of this nature if you can take it off is to braize it Clean the metal thoroughly if it is oily clean it with thinners and even pass an oxidising flame over the surfaces as part of the heating process make sure you coat the surfaces with flux clamp them lig...