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Coffee Shop / mustang
« on: March 07, 2011, 04:12:33 pm »

yep not even quarter throttle. goin to my friends house an figured ill take the mustang. who else has a mustang on here?

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Other Interesting Builds / barstool racer
« on: December 29, 2010, 11:32:31 pm »
ok i am still gathering parts and looking for a 700 for the mower so i had a ton of cart parts layin around so i put this togeather. suprising that it only tool me a couple hours to get this far. steering, brakes, and chain and then little things. its a 110cc 5 speed semi clutch.












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Post Your Video / bloomsburg race/practices
« on: October 25, 2010, 10:50:48 pm »


not a points race, arma rules though

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Post your Pics! / sportsman build/pro-x?
« on: October 03, 2010, 09:11:43 pm »
well its time for the winter rebuild. i am lowering it hopefully have it around 4in exactly to the ground, its a 1988 craftsman with a 12 hp techumshin but i might get a twin. if the funds come. i am not 100% sure what class i want to build for but i will be doing a engine to jackshaft to transaxle on this mower. i am getting hubs within a week or two and then rims and tires. ill update when i have done work. i think i might build it for pro-x(dont want to i dont have the $$$) or sportsman if i get a flatty(which i think im going to do)


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Driveline / pulley sizes
« on: October 01, 2010, 11:02:09 am »
i will be running a jackshaft in super stock, does anyone know around what size pulleys i will need to get for the jackshaft, i found a set of the adjustables for sale i think im going to buy

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Chassis / frame's bent
« on: May 15, 2010, 11:38:49 am »
i just looked down my frame and it looks bent. i measured and it was around 3 3/4 inches off. will this be a hassle when i finish building it? it was a superstock but im moving up a class. so im worried about with the front axle and the transaxle and the jackshaft mounting up correctly.

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Tecumseh Engines / 12 horse overheating
« on: April 18, 2010, 10:49:25 pm »
i am clueless now. i adjusted the valves messed around with the carb and all that stuff and my motor is overheating like turning the muffler a different color its so hot. stock motor and stock rpms i dont know what else to do and if i turn it off it wont turn back until it cools off

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Chassis / front axle design arma legal??
« on: January 27, 2010, 09:39:47 pm »
there are washers to adjust the highness of the mower in the front,and washers on the shaft to give it wider or shorter stance. wanted to ask you pros before i get carried away. thanks

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Post Your Video / my mowers
« on: December 29, 2009, 07:34:13 pm »
http://www.youtube.com/user/mecurycapri
there are three videos, the gray craftsman has a 15 horse briggs waitin to get another grass cutter so i can make this one into a racer DONT WORRY IT IS BONE STOCK, also the black craftsman in the oldest video when i get on it i only moved it into the yard i dident go over 5 mph but just wanted to show you guys my mowers, ill upload my build so far tomorrow

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Driveline / steering
« on: December 19, 2009, 04:06:54 pm »
http://www.eccarburetors.com/store/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=157_168&products_id=11
does this kit come with everything i need to do direct steering :confused:, if not could you tell me what and where, perfebrally parts from ec, but i can order from anywhere

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Chassis / front axle kit fron acme
« on: December 12, 2009, 03:05:30 pm »
http://acmemowersports.com/complete_steering_kit_1.html    is this a good kit he is the cheapest i think and where can i buy rims and tires as a combo, also the rears need to be shaft because i have tapped a bolt in the end of the transaxle(5 speed peerless) with a washer and a bold and lock tight, is that legal???? open to all comments
i frogot to say i am lowering the rear 4  or 3 1/2 inches to level it out, that probally dont help mutch but i dont know

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Driveline / jackshaft without lowering transaxle????
« on: October 30, 2009, 07:05:30 am »
is it possible to install a jackshaft without lowering my tractor :confused:

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Drag Mowers / i need major help
« on: October 18, 2009, 08:49:20 pm »
i have found nobody that knows anything about raing or drag racing mowers im kinda like the odd ball out in town and my family dont know eather so i would like to make my 1988 craftsman into a dragracer but i dont know mutch and trying to learn im 15 , i would like to know is if you need to make your mower into like a go cart or can i put like a acme axle in front and quad rearend, also i would love to set up a snomobile engine on my mower, what will be needed thanks :confused:

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Post your Pics! / my rebuild
« on: September 10, 2009, 06:35:03 pm »
you guys helped me get to this point but i am now dooing some saftey, new rearend, new front axle, direct steering, and some mods to the frame, ill post pictures when i do something new, will have high quality pics in a couple of days my camera broke, tell me if you think im dooing something wrong so i can fix it now before i have a problem

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Driveline / Front axle Opinion
« on: September 09, 2009, 09:12:52 pm »
what do you guys think is the best front axle for your money

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