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    John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    2011 Delo Tractor Restoration Competition

    Hey guys, one of my coworkers son (Colton Petty, Decatur HS) is working on restoring a John Deere tractor. He has been working on this tractor restoration for the national FFA competition and has put in about $8,000 roughly of his own money and countless hours.

    Now I know we are all voting machines, and I was curious if we could help him out. Click on the link above and vote for him please!

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    Re: John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    Link doesn't work



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    Re: John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    Link doesn't work

    Works for me.. but try this one and click on the tractor restoration video icon and it will take you there..


    Thanks!

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    Re: John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    Voted 6 times. I hope he wins, impressive project.



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    Re: John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    Quote Originally Posted by Ace000087 View Post
    Works for me.. but try this one and click on the tractor restoration video icon and it will take you there..


    Thanks!

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    Hm, that's not working either.



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    Re: John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    Not working here, either.



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    Re: John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    Something must be up with the site. It was working earlier for me, but not now...


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    Re: John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    Quote Originally Posted by jbhtexas View Post
    Something must be up with the site. It was working earlier for me, but not now...
    ODU must have gotten it shut down.



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    Re: John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    Voted. He did a great job.



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    Re: John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    My dad built a farmall F-20 out of two rusted out heaps. I remember bashing the rusted out secondary fuel cell (kerosine) so that it could be cleaned out and used as single cell gasoline tank. He has an electric start and a pto shaft- not bad for 1935.



    This is not his, but I know the amount of work that goes into one to be parade ready, and his is that, but the amount of work that goes in to make it competition ready must be three times the amount what my dad put into his. Respect.



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    Re: John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    The amount of time and effort this kid put in was pretty impressive.. He is still losing by a large margin, but its still the best tractor restoration IMO.


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    Re: John Deere Tractor Restoration Competition

    I've got one exactly like that. Kid did an excellent job.



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