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Old 01-01-2005, 06:32 PM   #1
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Branson Tractors

Does anyone have any comments on the Branson tractor.
Good Bad or Ugly comments would be appreciated. The price for these seem fairly reasonable.



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Old 01-01-2005, 10:03 PM   #2
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Re: Branson Tractors

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Does anyone have any comments on the Branson tractor.
Good Bad or Ugly comments would be appreciated. The price for these seem fairly reasonable.
I have never heard anything bad about them. They seem to be a well built tractor and a good bit cheaper than the big three. The only downside is that they only come with a shuttle shift without a creeper gear to my understanding. So they wouldn't be a good tractor if you wanted to do rototilling. It seems all the people who own them love them. A Montana and Mahindra would also be good choices for the money. I'm sure that resell value won't be as high as a Deere, but you also will give a good bit less for it.


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Old 01-02-2005, 09:45 AM   #3
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I saw few Branson's at the Missouri State Fair last summer. They seem to be pretty well built, IMO. I have a pic of one here. Click on the image to make it bigger.

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I have a Branson 40 horse. I love it. The only problem I have are the tie rods, they don't last long. I have had my tractor for about 4 years. I heard they have beefed up the tie rods now and am trying to get the factory to give me a kit to beef mine up. No luck so far. I got the straight stick and have 12 gears forward and reverse. It does go slow in the lowest gear. I don't think you would go wrong with a Branson.

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Old 05-11-2011, 11:55 AM   #5
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my dad has a 35 horse branson and I was really impressed with how it was put together. They do a great job on the undercarriage of keeping things up and out of harms way. The company that makes their motors also makes small motors for Cummins. I think Branson might even have the Cummins name on their motors these days. my Dad has had his for about four or five years now and the only problem he has had was with the glow plug relay staying on. He switched it to a manual push button and has had no problems since.

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Old 05-14-2013, 12:06 PM   #6
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Has anyone had problems with a Branson 3510H whining in second and third? Or is this normal?

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Old 05-14-2013, 04:24 PM   #7
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Branson 3510

I am really starting to get frustrated with this board since this is my THIRD attempt at a reply. Obviously I keep hitting the wrong F'n button and my responses keep getting deleted.

This is my last try.
I have had a Branson since.. well here is my review.

http://fp1.centurytel.net/diverdan/branson3510.htm

Since this post I have had to replace the fuel pump and also repair a leaky gas tank at the neck using JB weld. No other issues and I do ALL the maintenance myself.

Dan

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Old 05-18-2013, 07:23 PM   #8
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I have a Branson 2400 and love it. The company that makes the Branson also makes diesels for Cummins and has contracts with John Deere. The 2400 has lots of stuff the others charge extra to have.

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Old 09-24-2013, 06:56 AM   #9
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Anyone know where to find a service manual for a 3510h?



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