Time, skill and accuracy invested by makers scale model tractors
Ralph Henderson takes a turn on his John Deere 110 mower conversion.
Jason Turnbull drives the John Deere model L model tractor built by his father, Jim. This tractor has been to more than 30 Midwest shows, with Jason often giving other children a ride in a model trailer.
Scale models built by Patrick Prom are a labor love, sometimes taking up to a year to produce. Show at left: a styled John Deere D. At right: a 1923 JD spoker D.