All-Terrain Lawn Tractor Forum

Like riding lawn tractors through mud, woods, rocks, and snow? Then this is the place for you! Share your ideas, Post your projects and more!
 
Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Lend10PortalHomeFAQSearchMemberlistRegisterLog inDiscordCountdown TimerCraftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Rend10
Welcome to the All Terrain Lawn Tractor Forum!
2019 Build Off Underway!
Haspin Acres Rally 2019 June 5th - 9th... Join this growing event! Details Here!
2019 Top Tractor Challenge! Aug 17th and 18th! DETAILS HERE!

Share
 

 Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"

Go down 
Go to page : Previous  1 ... 21 ... 38, 39, 40
AuthorMessage
TheBeal
Expert
Expert


Join date : 2013-06-06
Posts : 1226

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSat Nov 17, 2018 7:05 pm

How do them rear tires feel on the hard road, bumpy?
Back to top Go down
RichieRichOverdrive
Seasoned Veteran
Seasoned Veteran
RichieRichOverdrive

Age : 16
Join date : 2016-10-29
Posts : 2269
Forum Rep : 69
Location : Lewisburg, KY

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSat Nov 17, 2018 7:14 pm

Pretty good actually. Sometimes you hit the Goldilocks speed or deceleration and they get bumpy but besides that they're mint
Back to top Go down
RichieRichOverdrive
Seasoned Veteran
Seasoned Veteran
RichieRichOverdrive

Age : 16
Join date : 2016-10-29
Posts : 2269
Forum Rep : 69
Location : Lewisburg, KY

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSun Nov 18, 2018 10:36 pm

Great
Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 20181122
Back to top Go down
MightyRaze
Administrator
Administrator
MightyRaze

Age : 44
Join date : 2016-09-06
Posts : 5086
Forum Rep : 328
Location : Shawnee, OK

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSun Nov 18, 2018 10:56 pm

That doesn't look good.  Hope it's not too bad.

_______________________________________________
Patriot [2019 Build Off]
Kal-El [2018 3rd Place]
Sasquatch II [2017 Finalist]
Li'l Red Murray
Assistant Head Forum Admin ~ Chat Admin ~ Facebook Page Admin
ATLTF Facebook Page
How To Upload Pictures
ATLTF Staff:
Admins: @Doug, @"Doc Sprocket", @Stretch44875, @MightyRaze
Mods: @TheRainbowBoxer, @AllisKidD21

Back to top Go down
http://mightyraze.com
RichieRichOverdrive
Seasoned Veteran
Seasoned Veteran
RichieRichOverdrive

Age : 16
Join date : 2016-10-29
Posts : 2269
Forum Rep : 69
Location : Lewisburg, KY

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSun Nov 18, 2018 11:02 pm

Just screwing around trying to take slop out of the shifter
Back to top Go down
MightyRaze
Administrator
Administrator
MightyRaze

Age : 44
Join date : 2016-09-06
Posts : 5086
Forum Rep : 328
Location : Shawnee, OK

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSun Nov 18, 2018 11:04 pm

Oh good..  I was worried it got broke.

_______________________________________________
Patriot [2019 Build Off]
Kal-El [2018 3rd Place]
Sasquatch II [2017 Finalist]
Li'l Red Murray
Assistant Head Forum Admin ~ Chat Admin ~ Facebook Page Admin
ATLTF Facebook Page
How To Upload Pictures
ATLTF Staff:
Admins: @Doug, @"Doc Sprocket", @Stretch44875, @MightyRaze
Mods: @TheRainbowBoxer, @AllisKidD21

Back to top Go down
http://mightyraze.com
RichieRichOverdrive
Seasoned Veteran
Seasoned Veteran
RichieRichOverdrive

Age : 16
Join date : 2016-10-29
Posts : 2269
Forum Rep : 69
Location : Lewisburg, KY

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSun Nov 18, 2018 11:06 pm

I never said it wasn't
Back to top Go down
RichieRichOverdrive
Seasoned Veteran
Seasoned Veteran
RichieRichOverdrive

Age : 16
Join date : 2016-10-29
Posts : 2269
Forum Rep : 69
Location : Lewisburg, KY

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeThu Nov 22, 2018 9:59 pm

Fun fact, she will sit up on 3 wheels if you lock the front axle. Anyways I did get the trans back in and the shifter issues fixed, it's all nice and tight now.
Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 20181127

First real upgrade in several months, put in an ammeter today. Noticed she doesn't charge much at idle, but when you wind her up the needle jumps up some. Although maybe that's because the battery is charged for once.
Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 20181128
Back to top Go down
RichieRichOverdrive
Seasoned Veteran
Seasoned Veteran
RichieRichOverdrive

Age : 16
Join date : 2016-10-29
Posts : 2269
Forum Rep : 69
Location : Lewisburg, KY

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSun Dec 02, 2018 8:46 pm

Accidentally rolled Mutt over today and she dumped oil out of the air cleaner from the PCV. Started right back up and smoked a ton, surprised she didn't foul the plugs and quit. Oil all over the place.
Back to top Go down
RichieRichOverdrive
Seasoned Veteran
Seasoned Veteran
RichieRichOverdrive

Age : 16
Join date : 2016-10-29
Posts : 2269
Forum Rep : 69
Location : Lewisburg, KY

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSat Dec 15, 2018 1:30 pm

Made a main jet needle in machine tool. 40tpi is absolutely horrendous to cut. It's not done in this pic but yeah. Anyways it works but i can never get it to stop blowing black smoke on acceleration.
Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 20181210

I got fed up with how terrible the throttle response is on this thing so i pulled the heads and valves off and gave this thing the Dremel treatment. Only got a pic of the eyebrows on the one side. Used a radial file so it kind of turned out to a tumble finish but it's not that bad.
Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 20181214

To get the valves out i ended up making my own valve spring compressor out of some pliers and steel. Put a hose clamp on the handle to hold the spring, was actually pretty handy. Not as nice as the real tool though.
Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 20181213
Back to top Go down
Double W Cross Ranch
Seasoned Veteran
Seasoned Veteran
Double W Cross Ranch

Age : 15
Join date : 2017-06-09
Posts : 2300
Forum Rep : 51
Location : Lampasas, Texas

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSat Dec 15, 2018 2:46 pm

I usually use zip ties to get the valve springs off and on, works pretty well, and I don't have to buy a $30 tool I'm only going to use once in a blue moon and when I need it it's going to be lost, lol.
Back to top Go down
https://themagazineishalff.wixsite.com/website Online
RichieRichOverdrive
Seasoned Veteran
Seasoned Veteran
RichieRichOverdrive

Age : 16
Join date : 2016-10-29
Posts : 2269
Forum Rep : 69
Location : Lewisburg, KY

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSat Dec 15, 2018 3:11 pm

That's just a little bit too janky for me lol.

She does seem to breathe a bit better with the mods but the carb is still disagreeable lol
Back to top Go down
Double W Cross Ranch
Seasoned Veteran
Seasoned Veteran
Double W Cross Ranch

Age : 15
Join date : 2017-06-09
Posts : 2300
Forum Rep : 51
Location : Lampasas, Texas

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSat Dec 15, 2018 4:11 pm

@RichieRichOverdrive wrote:
That's just a little bit too janky for me lol.
LOL I'm not sure I get the difference in the level of redneckery of using zip ties compared to welding metal to pliers.
Back to top Go down
https://themagazineishalff.wixsite.com/website Online
SebastianAlbrecht
Expert
Expert
SebastianAlbrecht

Age : 18
Join date : 2018-02-27
Posts : 1117
Forum Rep : 45
Location : Saxony, Germany

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSat Dec 15, 2018 5:05 pm

why not getting a Briggs Intek Double Barrel Carb? U just need to build a homemade intake manifold, since your Engine runs ungoverned.

Carb
Back to top Go down
RichieRichOverdrive
Seasoned Veteran
Seasoned Veteran
RichieRichOverdrive

Age : 16
Join date : 2016-10-29
Posts : 2269
Forum Rep : 69
Location : Lewisburg, KY

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSat Dec 15, 2018 5:10 pm

@Double W Cross Ranch wrote:
@RichieRichOverdrive wrote:
That's just a little bit too janky for me lol.
LOL I'm not sure I get the difference in the level of redneckery of using zip ties compared to welding metal to pliers.

I have more faith in my welds than some nylon zap straps

If I'm going aftermarket carbs on this I'm going dual mic vm30s or something. Maybe just regular walbro 28 on a horizontal intake idk it's been done
Back to top Go down
SebastianAlbrecht
Expert
Expert
SebastianAlbrecht

Age : 18
Join date : 2018-02-27
Posts : 1117
Forum Rep : 45
Location : Saxony, Germany

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSat Dec 15, 2018 5:31 pm

It will be really difficult to get the throttle rigged up so both carbs give the exact same amount of Fuel Air Mixture into each cylinder. With the Dual Barrel U had that problem solved! But U have a AAS which sucks!
Back to top Go down
AllisKidD21
Moderator
Moderator
AllisKidD21

Age : 20
Join date : 2016-07-10
Posts : 4266
Forum Rep : 173
Location : Ontario Canada

Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitimeSat Dec 15, 2018 6:16 pm

Actually Mr.mod did dual Teccy carbs on the oppy in his GTR 4 Zero and it worked pretty good for him. Probably not really that difficult to pull it off.

-------

http://www.atltf.com/viewtopic.forum?t=5987

_______________________________________________
"This'll either wake you up or put you to sleep forever!"- Red Green         "Just took a center punch *Wham!* Oh that's close enough." - TheBeal
                                                                       ----Uploading Pictures----
        - MTD Off-Road Build
       
- Toro Rat Rod Tractor Build
        - Ford LT 110 Off-Road Build
        - Craftsman GT 6000 Off-Road Build
        - John Deere 110 Basic Off-Road Build
        - Allis B-110, Case 444, WH 655, Bolens Versamatic -
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"   Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT" - Page 40 Icon_minitime

Back to top Go down
 
Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"
Back to top 
Page 40 of 40Go to page : Previous  1 ... 21 ... 38, 39, 40
 Similar topics
-
» Craftsman GT3000 "MUTT"
» Thinking about fixing steering
» Craftsman mower
» tire swap on TORQUE (ford/craftsman)
» Craftsman Off road

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
All-Terrain Lawn Tractor Forum :: Tractor Project Builds :: Off Road & Rally Tractors-
Jump to: