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#1 tinbender7 OFFLINE  

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Posted January 07, 2015 - 11:34 PM

I finely got the tri ribs on the front of my LGT165 and it now thinks its a big tractor, also took the old tires off it and put them on my trailer that I rebuilt and they both look tough to me like they have changed their attitude and are ready to go show there stuff at the Fla Flywheelers show next week. The first photo is the old tire on the tractor, next is the  tri rib, 3&4 are the narrow tires and 5&6 are the wide tires,they fill out the homemade fenders better.

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Posted January 07, 2015 - 11:38 PM

Looks great. The tires always make the tractor.
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Posted January 07, 2015 - 11:55 PM

Those look really good on there.
Great repurpose with the old fronts also.
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Posted January 08, 2015 - 01:47 AM

:ditto:


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Posted January 08, 2015 - 02:20 AM

Good swap nice GT and trailer


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Posted January 08, 2015 - 05:11 AM

Nice looking tires. The tractor and trailer look very nice also!


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Posted January 08, 2015 - 05:34 AM

Nice tires, I have them on mine. They look great and steer even better. Noel
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Posted January 08, 2015 - 05:47 AM

Tractor looks good with those on there. What wheels did you use for the Tri-Ribs?


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Posted January 08, 2015 - 06:00 AM

Looks good. Those Tri-Ribs do make a GT look grown up.

I have a set on a MF Exec. Gives it a total different "attitude". :thumbs:


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Posted January 08, 2015 - 06:22 AM

You always feel better with a new pair of shoes.


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Posted January 08, 2015 - 08:08 AM

Very nice! That's about the nicest trailer I've ever seen and the wider rubber makes it look ready for business!


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Posted January 08, 2015 - 08:33 AM

Tractor and trailer look great.  Now you are going to make the wife very unhappy. Really like the change in the looks of the Ford and I'm going to be needing 6 sets of the tri ribs as I complete each G.T.


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Posted January 08, 2015 - 08:39 AM

Tractor looks good with those on there. What wheels did you use for the Tri-Ribs?

I used the wheels that came with the tractor, they are a little wider then what are on my Ford 100, but not as wide as the Sears GT 18. the 400x8 tires look nice on there. I bought a pair of the multi ribs and they are to wide so they will go on the GT 18 someday


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