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Prepping to remove the Loader

November 20, 2019

I removed the sheet metal “Hood” of the tractor to get a quick look at the engine. Pretty simple under there, but both the loader arm AND the loader frame really block working on it. Clearly the loader has to come off right away. In the front, the loader is bolted to the tractor with […]

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Ford 8N Tractor for Electric Conversion?

October 29, 2019

Today, I stopped over at a friend’s farm property to check out a couple of tractors. I’ve recently been researching which tractors might make good candidates for an electric conversion, but what I really needed to do is just go out and see some. A family friend, Linda, had two old tractors on her property. […]

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Electric Cushman Conversion updates

June 26, 2012

Our YouTube friend BENFROGGG has a couple more videos up of his work converting an old Cushman to electric! In these two videos, he reconditions a forklift electric motor and goes to work on the tires and rims. You can subscribe to his YouTube Channel to get updates in the future, or heck, subscribe to […]

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Cushman EV Conversion Videos

June 7, 2012

Youtube user BENFROGGG is now working on an electric conversion of an old Cushman! His videos have good sound and plenty of instructional narration. In video one, he strips off the old wooden bed and pulls the motor. In video two, he takes you step-by-step through how he built his own “bolt-together” motor couple, including […]

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