Alexis' 1967 Cub Cadet 102 Restoration

102 When we bought it.

102 When we bought it.

102 When we bought it.

102 When we bought it.

102 When we bought it.

102 When we bought it.

The Kohler when we bought it.

Alexis with her tractor before starting the restoration.

Alexis with her 102.

Kohler K241 before.

Alexis sanding her hood. She wanted to help so bad.

After an hour and a half of disassembling.

Kohler removed from frame.

Just a little more to go.

Just a little more to go.

After about another hour.

Just a little more disassembling and it will be all apart.

Doing some body work.

Some body work on the frame.

Ready to primer.

Applied epoxy primer.

Applied epoxy primer.

Applied primer surfacer.

Primer-surfacer applied

Primer-surfacer applied

Sanded and ready for some color.

Sanded and ready for some color.

Sanded and ready for some color.

Sprayed some color!

Sprayed some color!

Turning yellow!

Turning yellow!

Me, having some fun!

Me, having some fun!

Me, having some fun!

Color applied.

Turned yellow.

She wanted to paint some of her tractor.

Starting to go back together!

Starting to look more like a tractor.

More parts getting ready to paint.

Got some more painted.

Getting more put together.

Spring Assist painted

Spring Assist installed.

She is touching up some bolts. She wanted to help.

She is proud of what it is looking like!

Looking even more like a tractor.

Wheel Weights

She is proud.

Loaded up and ready to go to the first show.

Just needs Decals and a few other things and it's done.


We are using PPG DP Epoxy Primer on all parts, on the sheet metal parts, we are then using PPG K36 Primer-Surfacer. The color is PPG ALK-200 Performance Industrial Coatings.


Last Updated: 01/01/2019

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