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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jan 22, 2017 9:19 am

I built it out of angle iron I had laying around, and an old plastic tote.




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Didnt like how high my seat sat, so I cut 3 inches out of the mount.







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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jan 22, 2017 3:24 pm

This tractor looks so cool man!
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jan 22, 2017 3:26 pm

Never, ever, under any circumstances, paint that tractor. That thing looks so good


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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jan 22, 2017 4:32 pm

No worries on that. I have thought about taking it apart and hitting it with a clear coat so that it stays this way. This is the exact way my grandfather left it and I will keep it painted like this as I can
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jan 22, 2017 4:56 pm

What front tires are those? They're killer. The back tires look like they're really good in the mud too. Look almost like paddle tires
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jan 22, 2017 5:20 pm

I honestly have no idea what the fronts are. Just some China special I found in ebay. They are 20x7x8 and where $28 shipped for both.

Rears creepy crawler found while at a junkyard and snagged them for me, again some Chinese off brand. I think we gave $50 or something like that for them
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Wed Mar 29, 2017 5:52 pm

nothing much to update as of late.

I tried a gear flip in the trans instead of a weld and busted it the first trip out, so I need to replace a trans.
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Wed Mar 29, 2017 7:32 pm

That sux man... Hope you find one pretty cheap.

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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Wed Mar 29, 2017 7:33 pm

I've got 4 laying here. Just need the motovation
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Wed Mar 29, 2017 8:21 pm

@CraftsmanQuad19 wrote:
What front tires are those? They're killer. The back tires look like they're really good in the mud too. Look almost like paddle tires

@offroadohio confirmed that the fronts were China specials, but they were copied from ITP XRC Holeshots, which aren't cheap. I recognized them from my SAE Baja racing days, when we would throw some serious money at the cars we built!


As far as the clear coating of the tractor goes, it is risky. I am in the same boat with my Craftsman. I matte cleared the bottom of my rusty seat and it just ended up making the rust look unnatural. I think keeping the tractor stored someplace dry and out of the sun will keep it just the way it is for many years to come, that is what I decided to do with mine anyways.
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jul 09, 2017 5:48 pm

Rolled thos tractor yesterday, broke spindle, bent rear axle, blew tire off the bead, beat up the sheet metal. But she will be fixed
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jul 09, 2017 8:14 pm

Ouch, must have been quite the roll. Hope you or the rider came out ok.

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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jul 09, 2017 9:12 pm

You bent one of those rear axles?? Must've been quite the roll. No damage to the transaxle case?

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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:16 pm



Case looks ok but i have 4 more 633 transaxles. So no this be another one for parts.

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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:18 pm





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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jul 09, 2017 11:10 pm

Shocked yeesh... abuse man... abuse!













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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jul 09, 2017 11:14 pm

affraid

WOW, that is some serious damage!

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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Jul 09, 2017 11:23 pm

Wow! I didnt think the old Sears garden tractor could break that much hahaha. Ah she's still a tough old girl!

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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Mon Jul 10, 2017 12:31 am

Wow!

That moment you've been beaten at your own game...

I'd still drive that, lol
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Mon Jul 10, 2017 6:32 am

I swapped a spindle on and droge it off the trailer. Just needs the axle swapped. Everyrhing else os cosmetic
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Thu Dec 14, 2017 6:11 pm

I need to fix this thing...
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Sun Dec 24, 2017 10:11 pm

You gotta get her fixed soon Donnie. I can’t wait for a tractor group ride because riding alone is boring
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Wed Dec 27, 2017 7:16 pm

thats a great idea, ive busted 2 old style spring mounts already.


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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Wed Dec 27, 2017 7:38 pm

Nice trunk! I would never have thought of that one.

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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Thu Dec 28, 2017 6:36 am

Ive cut it down since then as it was to a bit tall but it has worked very nice
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PostSubject: Re: 68 suburban 10   Thu Dec 28, 2017 8:33 am

@donaldcon wrote:
Ive cut it down since then as it was to a bit tall but it has worked very nice


what was the hight you went with?
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