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#1 wilberj ONLINE  

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Posted August 11, 2013 - 11:46 PM

Got the Kittytrack out to get her ready for the tractor show and to add the rubber pads I been putting off doing.

 

First I got her out for a drive to get some of the rust off the pads.

 

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The rubber pads are made out of 3/8 belting and have been cut to size and had 3 holes drilled in them.

Here what they look like on a pad....

 

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I put all the bolts into the rubbers.

 

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The Kittytrack with the tracks off her.

 

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A little dirty in the drive area...

 

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Repainting the tracks.

 

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Laying out all the rubber pads on the tracks. I need to buy some lock nuts to hold them on and I should be done with the tracks.

 

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I'll be putting the tracks back on tomorrow and taking her out for another drive.

More up dates to come....


Edited by wilberj, August 11, 2013 - 11:48 PM.

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Posted August 12, 2013 - 04:23 AM

Looks good.....Hope the rubber doesn't tear off when you turn.


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Posted August 12, 2013 - 04:31 AM

That's a bunch of pads!


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Posted August 12, 2013 - 07:00 AM

Nice machine and it looks like a serious amount of work to get those tracks fitted with the rubber pads. It's not easy drilling holes in rubber and that's a lot of holes! 


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Posted August 12, 2013 - 07:12 AM

It looks like they don't give you a lot of extra rubber. How long do they wear?


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Posted August 12, 2013 - 04:16 PM

That is just slick, Jerome


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Posted August 13, 2013 - 07:42 PM

Lots of lock nuts!

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Shes back on her feet.

 

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Out for some pics!

 

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Posted August 13, 2013 - 07:49 PM

Looks great


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Posted August 13, 2013 - 07:55 PM

I am really impressed with the quality of the restoration that you did on that little crawler, Jerome


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Posted August 14, 2013 - 11:18 AM

Excellent job on the pad installation.
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