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Video of Kubota Pushing

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by merrimacmill, Jan 20, 2010.

  1. merrimacmill

    merrimacmill PlowSite.com Addict
    from MA
    Messages: 1,823

    Grabbed this clip last storm of my new Kubota M7040 pushing a 10 foot pusher full of heavy, wet snow. Stacking was pretty difficult with the weight of the snow.. I am putting together a lot of clips for this years plow video.

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    MIDTOWNPC PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,554

    that does look heavy.

    very nice tractor... I really want one
  3. ColumbiaLand

    ColumbiaLand Senior Member
    Messages: 790

    Awesome Video. Wheres the big ballest box for better traction?
  4. merrimacmill

    merrimacmill PlowSite.com Addict
    from MA
    Messages: 1,823

    Its on order! :nod: I definitely need it. The powdery stuff it handles fine, but this was a bit of a challenge with having to constantly feather the loader to push it. But she prevailed in the end.
  5. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    Looks good!....
  6. mike psd

    mike psd PlowSite.com Addict
    from pa
    Messages: 1,028

    sweet vid man !!!!!!!!!!!! listen to that turbo :nod:
  7. sno commander

    sno commander PlowSite.com Addict
    from ct
    Messages: 1,063

    very nice, whats that machine weight ?
  8. bplaisted

    bplaisted Junior Member
    from maine
    Messages: 5

    does that have loaded tires. its the best thing you can do to them.
  9. DareDog

    DareDog PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,438

    any more pics of tractor its sweet!!
  10. mullis56

    mullis56 Senior Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 824

    What are you saying loaded tires? That tractor is sweet, is the pusher the quick coupler like a skid steer?
  11. skidooer

    skidooer Senior Member
    Messages: 248

  12. EaTmYtAiLpIpEs

    EaTmYtAiLpIpEs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,607

    Nice loader. Is that by any chance Mike taking the video?
  13. snocrete

    snocrete Banned
    Messages: 2,862

    Very Cool!!!!! Love seeing machinery workin. Seems to handle that 10fter pretty easy. Why not throw a back blade on instead of a ballast box? It could act as ballast when not in use it, and also come in handy for pulling out loading docks and what not.
  14. bplaisted

    bplaisted Junior Member
    from maine
    Messages: 5

    i used to work at a kubota dealer. we would use a citris type fluid. about 11 pounds per gallon. just about every tractor we sold went out with loaded tires. dont use calcium it rust away the rim
  15. merrimacmill

    merrimacmill PlowSite.com Addict
    from MA
    Messages: 1,823

    The tires are filled with some sort of product made for filling tires. I had it done before delivery. I plan on the purchase of a Ebling back blade for it this summer or so, already talked to JD dave about it. But it just isn't in the budget this season since I've had to make so many other purchases. And the $6,000 a month in salt doesn't help :dizzy:
  16. snocrete

    snocrete Banned
    Messages: 2,862

    totally understand.....it seems from reading some of your other posts, lots of purchases have been made in a short time for you as it is. Sounds like things are going good for you....good luck, and congrats.
  17. Triple L

    Triple L PlowSite Fanatic
    from Canada
    Messages: 6,078

    I cant belive how good it pushes for only being 67 or 68 hp....
    Too bad its not a 4720 deere ;)
    Very cool :drinkup:
    Last edited: Jan 21, 2010
  18. silvercity

    silvercity Senior Member
    Messages: 117

    I am suprised it pushes that 10ft as well as it does. Looks good.
  19. merrimacmill

    merrimacmill PlowSite.com Addict
    from MA
    Messages: 1,823

    Thanks, ya it really doesn't have to much problem with the 10 footer. Ballast on the back would be nice when it gets real heavy snow, and I already have a box on order for it.
  20. Brant'sLawnCare

    Brant'sLawnCare PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,756

    That's what I was thinking :p It was making me drool!