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Old 04-16-2015, 08:05 PM
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Oh why did I wait so long to get these?

Over the winter I acquired a set of Artillian Forks for my tractor. I can't enough good about the product and the service.

I've read it many times on the forums how useful forks are and that once you have them you will hardly use your bucket. Finally got to try them out this week that spring is finally here and I've used them every day since!

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A set of forks on a tractor are great. Mine are on the back on the 3 point hitch, designed to carry round bales of hay, but they will still let me pick up and stack stuff with the tractor instead of by hand. As we get older anything that makes life easier is appreciated.

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Congrats.... You lucky duck.... When you start out with the quick attach option to you loader arms it makes it real easy to switch thing like that... My loader is old enough it doesn't have that...

The frame and forks like that work so much nicer than just the bucket clamp on type... But they are more useful than nothing...

I plan to build a clamp/bolt on set of brush forks for my loader bucket this summer... Only about 18" or so long, and 7 or 9 tines....

Did you get 42 or 48" forks ??
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Yeah - the quick attach system is awesome. I can go from bucket to forks or back in a matter of 30 seconds just pulling 2 pins.

I had the option of 24", 36", and 42" forks. I opted for the 36" as a happy medium. If I were just using them for brush I would have purchased the 42". But I have a lot of other uses for them where the 42" might become a little harder to control in tight quarters.

I've used them everyday this week for one thing or another - what a great tool!
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