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#1 michelle OFFLINE  

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Posted December 04, 2011 - 10:18 PM

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Posted December 04, 2011 - 10:28 PM

That's cool Michelle. Amazing what you can do with a camera.
Would love to see a bit more of that puppy.

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Posted December 05, 2011 - 06:08 AM

That does look cool,at least what I can see of it.
Like Ducky said,would love to see the rest of it.

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Posted December 05, 2011 - 06:16 AM

All my tractors are rat rods.....rusty and ratty anyways
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Posted December 05, 2011 - 06:18 AM

All my tractors are rat rods.....rusty and ratty anyways


:bigrofl::bigrofl:

I know what you mean, Harry, mine are the same way.:D:D:D:D:D

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Posted December 05, 2011 - 07:15 AM

It's just a hood sitting on a bare chassis. Thought it looked pretty cool. Certainly gives me an idea... now to convince Adam to stop leaving all his tractors "original"! (:

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Posted December 05, 2011 - 07:23 AM

It would be pretty hard to get an engine under that hood. LOL Does look kinda neat!

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Posted December 05, 2011 - 08:10 AM

It's just a hood sitting on a bare chassis. Thought it looked pretty cool. Certainly gives me an idea... now to convince Adam to stop leaving all his tractors "original"! (:


I think it would be pretty cool to build a rat rod tractor. Adam should just be happy you are out in the garage tinkering :D

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Posted December 05, 2011 - 09:31 AM

How about one of those tiny Power Products engine [2 stroke] mounted inverted, UNDER the frame? Then the hood could be that low. I like it already!!!
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Posted December 05, 2011 - 05:51 PM

How about one of those tiny Power Products engine [2 stroke] mounted inverted, UNDER the frame? Then the hood could be that low. I like it already!!!
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Not a bad idea but I dont think it would power the Eaton 12 rearend in it.

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Posted December 05, 2011 - 06:06 PM

Nice camera shot. Thanks for posting and sharing. The fabricators among us are probably already designing some kind of rear engine adaptation.

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Posted December 05, 2011 - 06:12 PM

How about one of those minature Bowtie V-8's? That would look cool in there!

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Posted December 06, 2011 - 01:02 AM

Grabs your attention for sure. Now you have me wondering, how low will it go? :confuse:

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Posted December 06, 2011 - 08:00 AM

Nice low to the ground look. Now put on a sport bike seat and a set of handlebars under the frame so you can lean way over and grab them!

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Posted December 06, 2011 - 08:09 AM

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If you invert the front axel, how much ground clearance would you have left? If that wouldnt work, make a straight axel. Drop it some anyways.




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