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#1 Auburn David OFFLINE  

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Posted September 09, 2014 - 07:10 PM

This is what my friend Will does to a GT(show quality original modified sheet metal)..and then gets on it at 70+mph...10pca54.jpg


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Posted September 09, 2014 - 07:31 PM

70mph on gt tires --you have a brave friend there.


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Posted September 09, 2014 - 07:40 PM

70mph on gt tires --you have a brave friend there.

Yea he had the slicks off of it,he teaches folks how to build these and kill themselves on them..LOL,this is a demo tractor that he is showing to the victims of catastrophic disaster(mid life crises for guys that cant afford a Vet is what I tell him..)


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Posted September 09, 2014 - 07:51 PM

What does he do, hook the engine direct the rear wheels with no reduction?

 

I've always wondered how you get a machine that small with that little of an engine to get to a speed like 70 MPH without burning up the engine or whatever you have to use to feather it up to speed. 

 

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Posted September 09, 2014 - 07:59 PM

Any vids? Or is that on a dyno?

Edited by cumberland, September 09, 2014 - 07:59 PM.


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Posted September 09, 2014 - 08:28 PM

Any vids? Or is that on a dyno?

I dont know,anything over 10-15mph on a mower I dont want any part of..



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Posted September 09, 2014 - 08:28 PM

That tractor sort of goes with this.

http://jalopnik.com/...prom-1604774900

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Posted September 09, 2014 - 08:50 PM

That tractor sort of goes with this.

http://jalopnik.com/...prom-1604774900

Yea he is a nut,It dont cut grass,or dig dirt...what use is it????



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Posted September 09, 2014 - 08:52 PM

Like a dog..gotta earn its keep(same thing my wife has told me for 30 years)



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Posted September 09, 2014 - 09:06 PM

They run those around here, next run is Sept 20th.... I'll be there

https://www.youtube....-tLIZkrLxjJEtbA

You can see my display in the this one/

https://www.youtube....-tLIZkrLxjJEtbA


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Posted September 10, 2014 - 04:59 AM

alot of them they use briggs v twins thats push over 40+ hp.  some use snowmobile cluthes and different rear ends or strait axle.  Check out this guys channel its sweet he drags v8 mowers tooo

http://youtu.be/oM74...nh-Wpc9lguRYAIQ

 

http://youtu.be/0WgN...nh-Wpc9lguRYAIQ


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