Machines You Have to Love

It may run like a deer,

1949 John Deere 40

1949 John Deere 40

but it drives like a tractor. No one had thought of power steering when they built our 1949 Deere 40. It’s noisy and cranky, and is pretty much a transmission on tires, but a person has to admire a machine with more service years than my own. Look out, folks, I’m about to mow!

If I can just get an arm around the steering…


Published in: Uncategorized on June 3, 2007 at 1:32 pm  Leave a Comment  

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