Cultivating Hay and Haying Your Fields

Cultivating hay crops and haying your fields can be lucrative but requires a lot of work. First you have to cut, then tedder the hay, then rake the hay, then bale the hay. But hay, hay pays. Used In this video: New Holland 451 Sickle Mower, Ford 532 Baler, John Deer Baler, New Holland Hay […]

Fixing a Jammed Sickle Mower

Sickle Mower jammed up and would not reciprocate. Broken Sickle Mower Repair. – Ranch Hand Tips In this video I dismantle the Sickle Mower, lube it up, and fix the jam. Not sure why it jammed up, likely some guides are worn and more repairs will be needed, but for a quick fix to get […]

Allias Chalmers Hay Rake

Assembling A Hay Rake. Allias Chalmers Hay Rake. – Ranch Hand Tips In this video we’ll assemble a 3 point hitch hay rake and go over its basic functions. In order to transport the hay rake we had to disassemble it to fit it on an 8×12 trailer. In this video we use a vintage […]

Sickle Mower Belt Adjustment

Sickle Mower Adjustment. Adjusting the Belt Tension and Replacing a belt on a sickle mower 3 point tractor implement. – Ranch Hand Tips In this video I’ll show you how to replace or simply adjust your tension on a Sperry New Holland 451 Sickle Mower. Sickle Mowers are often called reciprocating mowers, bar mowers, sickle-bar […]