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PostSubject: The Mudding Craftsman   Tue May 28, 2013 6:35 pm

I'm putting a 1' lift on it, 30" tractor tires (interco interforces) in the back, 25" 4 wheeler tires in the front. 23 hp kohler pro (v-twin), mini stacks, updated wiring, foot throttle, 1998 Craftsman 5000 fenders (because of the gas tank in back, almost same style fenders different color tho), 3" pulley in front, 6" on my 820.


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PostSubject: Re   Tue May 28, 2013 7:48 pm

I'm also open to suggestions.
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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Tue May 28, 2013 10:25 pm

maybe a 6" front 4" rear, it will be fast on that big of tires. more belt traction too. 1:1 is probally your best bet but I don't know youre driving habits/conditions. I think that sidepipes on both sides would sound cool.
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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Tue May 28, 2013 10:43 pm

Sounds like a fun project... however...


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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Wed May 29, 2013 12:29 am

sounds nice but we need pics lol
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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Wed May 29, 2013 9:58 am

Jay_Rod wrote:
sounds nice but we need pics lol
Yeah we need to see what it looks like.
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PostSubject: sorry   Wed May 29, 2013 10:52 am

Sorry about no pictures, lost my camera I'm going to use my parents one and try to post pictures tomorrow morning! It's not lifted yet, doesn't have a engine on it, but I have everything but a belt and pipe for the stacks. I'm using the 3" in front because I already have it and the 5" on the axle because I have that too.
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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Wed May 29, 2013 5:55 pm

Very Happy great cant wait for them pics bounce
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PostSubject: Lol   Wed May 29, 2013 7:11 pm

I don't have enough angle iron to lift my mower in the front and back, so I'm using my torn apart gt 5000's frame to lift the front.


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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Wed May 29, 2013 7:39 pm

Hey got to work with what you got i know i dont have enought square pipe to lift my mower.
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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Wed May 29, 2013 8:08 pm

@truckin42 wrote:
Hey got to work with what you got i know i dont have enought square pipe to lift my mower.
i need more 1" square tubing and more 3/16" steel plate to lift the rear of my mower :l
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PostSubject: Re   Wed May 29, 2013 8:40 pm

I don't really have a plan, I'm gunna redneck engineer it as I go.
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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Wed May 29, 2013 8:52 pm

@craftsmancole wrote:
I don't really have a plan, I'm gunna redneck engineer it as I go.
well that is a plan lol
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PostSubject: Pictures   Wed May 29, 2013 9:14 pm

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PostSubject: ???   Wed May 29, 2013 9:15 pm

Why didn't the picture post?
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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Wed May 29, 2013 9:30 pm

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@truckin42 wrote:
Hey got to work with what you got i know i dont have enought square pipe to lift my mower.
i need more 1" square tubing and more 3/16" steel plate to lift the rear of my mower :l
wouldnt have to redo it if you had braced it the 1st time jay lol! lol!
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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Wed May 29, 2013 9:34 pm

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Jay_Rod wrote:
@truckin42 wrote:
Hey got to work with what you got i know i dont have enought square pipe to lift my mower.
i need more 1" square tubing and more 3/16" steel plate to lift the rear of my mower :l
wouldnt have to redo it if you had braced it the 1st time jay lol! lol!
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PostSubject: Re   Thu May 30, 2013 5:12 pm


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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Thu May 30, 2013 5:17 pm

I cant see it whats the page called?
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PostSubject: Re   Thu May 30, 2013 5:33 pm

Craftsman Cole of course
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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Thu May 30, 2013 5:51 pm

Mount the big tires and try it out BEFORE altering the gearing. Tires that big will have a huge effect on the ratios and speeds.

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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Thu May 30, 2013 6:35 pm

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Craftsman Cole of course
Oh you made a profile not a page
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PostSubject: re   Fri May 31, 2013 10:29 am

Sorry, my parents freaked out when they found out that I made a Facebook account and made me delete it!
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PostSubject: Re: The Mudding Craftsman   Fri May 31, 2013 10:31 am

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Sorry, my parents freaked out when they found out that I made a Facebook account and made me delete it!
Oh that sucks.
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