County Super-4 backhoe

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County Super-4 backhoe

Postby frode » Sun Oct 30, 2011 3:52 pm

Picked it up yesterday. Engine runs good. I bought it of the original owner. He bought it new in 1965. It was a standard agricultural tractor for a few years before he sent it away to get the backhoe mounted. The backhoe and front blade is made in Norway.

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Re: County Super-4 backhoe

Postby henk » Sun Oct 30, 2011 5:31 pm

Quit a catch. Some heavy stuff.
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Re: County Super-4 backhoe

Postby frode » Sun Oct 30, 2011 5:32 pm

henk wrote:Quit a catch. Some heavy stuff.


It was a long trip too! I drove 700 km with the truck to get it :)
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Re: County Super-4 backhoe

Postby JC » Sun Oct 30, 2011 6:03 pm

That's quite a machine, frode. What are you going to do with it?
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Re: County Super-4 backhoe

Postby frode » Sun Oct 30, 2011 6:24 pm

JC wrote:That's quite a machine, frode. What are you going to do with it?



Thanks!

I was thinging about joining the dozer and earthmoving buisness... :D
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Re: County Super-4 backhoe

Postby JC » Mon Oct 31, 2011 6:03 am

frode wrote:I was thinging about joining the dozer and earthmoving buisness... :D


That was a good business to be in, a few years ago. Probably not now.
Are you going to restore it or work it? Or both?
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Re: County Super-4 backhoe

Postby frode » Tue Nov 01, 2011 6:31 am

JC wrote:
frode wrote:I was thinging about joining the dozer and earthmoving buisness... :D


That was a good business to be in, a few years ago. Probably not now.
Are you going to restore it or work it? Or both?


I will restore it, but not as a backhoe. All of the cylinders need rebuilding, and the thing is so huge it wouldnt do any good for digging a little around the house. I'll rebuild it as a agricultural tractor. I may have to keep the front blade though :)
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Re: County Super-4 backhoe

Postby BearCreek Majors » Sat Dec 10, 2011 2:36 pm

Frode, Did you get the bonnet with it?

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Re: County Super-4 backhoe

Postby frode » Mon Dec 12, 2011 4:36 am

BearCreek Majors wrote:Frode, Did you get the bonnet with it?

Pat


Yes, I did. I have another grey nosecone and bonnet too, dont know where I got it from :)
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Re: County Super-4 backhoe

Postby blue32 » Thu Dec 22, 2011 9:07 am

Supert veteranutstyr Frode, who fit good at your county. :buddies:
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