Little Sod Buster

With a Little Time on his Hands, an Iowa Collector Crafts his own /D-powered Tractors

'Clockwise, top right: A beautifully crafted, notched front axle suspended by stout 3-inch channel iron frame; pulling or pushing the lever to the driver’s right (left in photo) actuates a belt tensioner that slows or accelerates the tractor; view of the cockpit, showing the fabricated gearbox enclosure, stirrups, and clever use of a gate valve handwheel. '