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We have written about Gunter’s tractors before here at Vintage Tractor Engineer. He so kindly takes the time to share with us his photos and articles about his tractor. Previous articles…
Gunter’s FE35 – Restored photos and video of a cold start.
The problem with us tractor enthusiasts is we get addicted to the hobby. We never seem happy to just have one tractor. We have to buy another. And that’s exactly what Gunter has found himself doing. So he’s at it again!
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…this article is written in German. Vintage Tractor Engineer’s German language skills are, err, well – not very good. OK, so actually they are non existent at all. So here is the Google Translate conversion to English. It’s not perfect, but good enough to make sense of…
Old tractor holds surprises
Cigarette Ends and leaves in the cooling water
Ober-Roden - In a small garage workshop in the Breidert GünterBirth
breathes new life into old tractors. His latest project is now entering
a crucial phase: the engine is being assembled. By Bernhard Pelka
Boxes filled with tools are tightly sealed on the floor. An armada of
spray and spray bottles with oil, detergents and other substances.
A pallet truck supports two Europaletten with a heavy axle. Before this,
a motor block is placed on a different pallet. The floor is covered by
a blue plastic tarpaulin - as protection, as long as oil emerges.
In the garage of Günter Birth it is tight. Especially a large part of
a piece on four wheels: A restored tractor of the British manufacturer
Ferguson, which had its vehicles of the type FE 35 in the fifties also
in Cologne-Westhofen had assembled.