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Offline gasman1075

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3 PT Thumb
« on: November 06, 2017, 04:11:19 pm »
I had the thumb welded up last week and added the hydraulics. My welds are not pretty but hopefully they will hold. It worked well kept a 20-24 foot piece of ash up off the ground and secure while I cut it into rounds.
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Re: 3 PT Thumb
« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2017, 09:11:40 pm »
I've got a mini excavator with a hydraulic thumb. I can't imagine life without one. Great machine to have.

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Re: 3 PT Thumb
« Reply #2 on: November 12, 2017, 11:01:57 am »
gasman,
That looks pretty handy for bucking up firewood.The next time it's hooked to the tractor could you take and post a picture?
Mick
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