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Allis Chalmers pulling lost a great man today

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Topic: Allis Chalmers pulling lost a great man today
Posted By: DougG
Subject: Allis Chalmers pulling lost a great man today
Date Posted: 09 Jan 2022 at 3:35pm
Just seen Max Simpson passed away today- he definitely had a touch in tuning AC D 21.s and the 426



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Posted By: NEVER green
Date Posted: 10 Jan 2022 at 9:13am
   Talked to him on the phone a few times, great guy.


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Posted By: Ken(MI)
Date Posted: 10 Jan 2022 at 2:56pm
Definitely a smart man, once he found the limits of the 426, he tested the theory twice more and quit pulling himself. His contributions to pulling were many and his reputation was stellar, certainly a loss not only to the pulling community, but also to the Mid Michigan area in general. He will be missed.


Posted By: DougG
Date Posted: 10 Jan 2022 at 5:04pm
Wasnt he part of the Quad Squad- the guys who pioneered the first use of 4 turbo on a tractor ? Thats quite the piping hooking all that together 


Posted By: GeneD14
Date Posted: 11 Feb 2022 at 12:58pm
I used to work at the Eaton County Fair Tractor Pulls and he would be there every year. He was considered "Tractor Turbo Royalty"



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