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First Powermax

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richp
I finally got a 4040 powermax. These things are rare in my area and I couldn't be too picky. Probably paid too much, $1600 but I don't care, I got one. It needs some carb work, but other than that it is in good shape. It came with a 60" deck that is still in my truck. Also came with manual's, filters, belts and some front tires.






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comet66
That is a great looking machine. Looks to have been well cared for, 60" deck, 3-point, is that a rear PTO I see. Pretty good deal I'd say.

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olcowhand
I was always primarily a Massey guy, but I now have the 416 Allis & other makes, so I'm just a "tractor guy" now I suppose. BUT one thing's for sure....I'd love to have a Powermax!!!! Those things have always caught my eye! Extremely rare in Ky or my area of it at least. If you're satisfied, then the price was right! That's always how I look at it. That's one NICE tractor! :D

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richp
It's wierd how scarce these are around here (CT). Some people seem to find them easy, but I have been around simp's my whole life and this is the first one I have seen in person. BTW, those pictures of your Massey convince me to cross brands some day.

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rsnik
I live not far in MA and I have never seen a 4040 in person. The closest I have seen evidence of one existing in the state was one I saw in the background of a picture of a Bolens for sale on craigslist (should have emailed and asked about it). I think think the tractor is a super "keeper" and the price is excellent, especially if it didn't cost a lot to get it home. The cost of time, fuel and lodging to pick one up at any great distance adds up real fast.

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builder386
there is one on craigslist here in Maine, but they are asking $4700. comes with a loader, 48" tiller, rear weight frame, grader blade, aerator, and hay forks. Been listed for quite some time, i might add.

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