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Antique Steel Wheeled Mechanical Plows...History, Weed Finds, Prices, Parts, Etc.


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Old 01-03-2014, 11:48:50 AM
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I just got a call from a friend who told me a two bottom John Deere plow came accross the scale at a local scrapyard here in south MN. It is a complete looking slat bottom on full steel. The owner of the yard set it aside for now and wants $225 for it.
It is located off exit 18 of Interstate 35 near the town of Clarks Grove. The yard is called I-35 Auto Recycling and is just NE of Clarks Grove on CR 45.
First come, first serve...I hope someone can save it!
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Hi Tony, great thread you opened! I am also a plow fanatic and has already restored some plows. My latest is a John Deere No-45-C, for behind my GP. Now I am restoring a John Deere No-4 with bottlecap wheel from about 1929. Parts for this aged plows are difficult and hard to find.
Does somebody have a No-4 parts plow for selling parts?

Thanks Gerrit
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Nice JD plow Gerrit,
You have it in great condition.

Here is a hard to find JD plow I snooped out of the weeds recently. First two photos is how I found it in back of an old farmyard sunk into the dirt for many years.
Last two photos show how well it survived. It was in high ground with light dry soil and is in real good shape!
Nothing makes an old iron hound feel better than finding great old pieces of history like these and getting them home to our collections
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I went back through all my pics to double check. Its definitely Dad and it was from my 2009 plow day. I don't think you came until 2010
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here are some pics of an old cockshutt plow I found and saved the first one is from when I first found it on the original farm from when it was new, the next one is in my bosses shop yard waiting till it could be delivered to my home
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This is one Massey Harris plow I am pretty happy to get. It is an early 1920's Massey Harris chain lift plow. The 11" width makes this one a little bit more unusual. The plow was sold and used since new with one of my Massey #2 tractors in Nova Scotia.

If anybody out there has one I need one moldboard for this plow so I can turn some dirt.
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Here is another group of plow I have been collecting. I think these are very interesting so now I have managed to get three of them. These plows started out being made by J.I. Case Plow Works in the mid 20's and were continued by Massey after they bought out the Plow Works. The most interesting feature of these plows is the mechanical lift being on the furrow side instead of the normal industry standard of being on the land side. They are easy to pick out in a crowd.

The first is a 2 bottom Massey #3 plow. It was sold new in Pembina ND and sat on my friends family farm until I got it a few years ago.

Next is a J.I. Case plow work 3 bottom #3 plow. This one came from SD by way of Biewers Tractor Salvage. It is in pretty poor shape but some day it is going to plow.

Last one I have is a #4 Massey full 3 bottom. They #4 was the same as the #3 just a different number for the full 3 bottom and the 4 bottom. I don't have any good pictures of it for some reason.

I have only seen about 10 of these plows but I am always interested in finding more for my collection.
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I guess this one is not on steel all the way around but it was our project this summer. It is an Oliver 100 Plowmaster. The first time we used it the Oliver plow and Wallis K combination worked fairly well plowing under some pasture land that had not been plowed since my Grandpa could remember and he has lived on this farm since 1935. It was almost like we were breaking virgin ground like when some of these tractors were new. Last photo is plowing the garden with an OK Wallis.
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