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The Cub was rough and ready ... for restoration
The Cub was rough and ready ... for restoration. Andrew and his dad searched the classifieds for the perfect candidate. "I combed everything I could get my hands on and highlighted the cheaper, little gas tractors," Andrew says. "I certainly didn't want to tackle some big machine or a diesel as my first project!"||Static/1107/P1010081.jpg||Mid-December: The Cub is stripped down to the chassis. "When working on 50-year-old machines, sometimes you have to be a little creative in the process," Andrew says. "There were many stuck bolts, bent and missing pieces, but with a little creativity you can save a lot of money on the fixes." For some fixes, Andrew relied on a sandblaster and an electrolysis tank he built himself.