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#16 mjodrey OFFLINE  

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Posted June 27, 2011 - 04:20 AM

I like the name Track-A-Matic :D



Yeah,me too.
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Posted June 27, 2011 - 06:40 PM

I like what ray came up with to i'll put it on my list of names I have.
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Posted June 28, 2011 - 11:43 PM

Your idea for building this crawler sounds interesting.
Are you going to use a Bolens tractor hood and grille on it ?

Edited by jdcrawler, June 29, 2011 - 12:06 AM.


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Posted June 29, 2011 - 10:06 PM

Your idea for building this crawler sounds interesting.
Are you going to use a Bolens tractor hood and grille on it ?


I am going to use 100% of the tractor but the hydro and the front axel.

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Posted July 03, 2011 - 08:39 PM

Update:
I got the crawler to fire on carb clean after geting the mag to make spark and the one velve freed up.
Next thing is to get the carb all clean up and put back on then it's seeing if I can get it to run and move.
Once I see if every thing works right the cutting starts.

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Posted July 04, 2011 - 01:07 PM

ah so you are working on it. asked about this on another forum

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Posted July 05, 2011 - 08:35 PM

I got it running and moveing today. :bounce::bounce:

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Posted July 05, 2011 - 08:41 PM

Yes its very slow.





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Posted July 05, 2011 - 09:45 PM

That engine sounds pretty good!

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Posted July 06, 2011 - 06:40 AM

That engine sounds pretty good!


:ditto:

Sounds Great!

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Posted July 06, 2011 - 10:38 AM

mind numbingly slow, but it sounds pretty good.

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Posted July 06, 2011 - 05:02 PM

Watch out you dont get a nose bleed going too fast. hehe It should be called a creeper. Will you gear it up when its dressed as a Bolens for a little more speed? It sounds like a good runner. Slow or not, I kinda like it. Really cool toy u got there.

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Posted July 06, 2011 - 05:32 PM

Like your crawler. Bet you could move lots of things with the gearing it has. Hope it will meet your expectations.

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Posted July 08, 2011 - 07:36 PM

Made the pins the blade arms will be held to the crawer with today.

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Posted July 08, 2011 - 07:44 PM

At least it's not gonna "bolt & run" on ya!




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