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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Mon Mar 26, 2018 6:02 pm

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Implement on the front.  LOL that's funny.  This thing is going to be modified to the point where it won't take an implement lol.  That's what Ol' Red or my C-125 is for.
lol good point, you guys have too many builds

There be no such thing as too many builds!! Hahaha.
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Mon Mar 26, 2018 6:43 pm

@AllisKidD21 wrote:
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Implement on the front.  LOL that's funny.  This thing is going to be modified to the point where it won't take an implement lol.  That's what Ol' Red or my C-125 is for.
lol good point, you guys have too many builds

There be no such thing as too many builds!! Hahaha.


Uhhhh.... I might be proof for too many builds/projects
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Thu Mar 29, 2018 4:46 pm

Hey @TheBeal !  These back tires you found for me look awesome when they're mounted up.  I love how this tractor feels when I'm sitting in the seat.


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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Thu Mar 29, 2018 5:36 pm

with the new tires, the Mud Rat looks very good. Only the tiny Engine looks like it has'nt enough power.
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Thu Mar 29, 2018 5:41 pm

Looks super mean Carl! I'm liking it for sure, haha.

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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Thu Mar 29, 2018 5:45 pm

Looks sweet! Super ratty!
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Thu Mar 29, 2018 5:46 pm

Alright! Ive been waiting for this day for weeks!

Looks great!
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:37 pm

Looks awesome Carl! Love the way it looks!

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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:38 pm

I'm sitting on a nice pile of goodies for the front end of this machine.  I'm hoping to focus on this tractor more after Haspin.

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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:41 pm

all those shiny new parts!
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:58 pm

Those tyres look really good on the Mud Rat. I love getting new parts, feels like Christmas Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Fri Apr 13, 2018 4:11 pm

Nice Shocks!
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Fri Apr 13, 2018 4:21 pm

That is a nice looking pile of goodies!

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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Fri Apr 13, 2018 5:13 pm

Nice stuff! Better get to work!
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Fri Apr 13, 2018 5:14 pm

Those are some nice looking coilovers Carl, and adjustable too! This is where it gets good, hehehe.

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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:52 am

For having 1 1/8" axles those tires aren't very aggressive........
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Sat Apr 14, 2018 12:00 pm

Seeing this build on the live stream last night, makes me super excited for you! Hope she is finished in time for Haspin! How fast do you plan for it to go?
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:36 pm

Haspin doesn't seem too likely at this point, but I'm looking forward to getting my front end welded up.  I should do a live stream of that once I get to the assembly phase of it.
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:10 pm

@Crazy_Carl wrote:
Haspin doesn't seem too likely at this point, but I'm looking forward to getting my front end welded up.  I should do a live stream of that once I get to the assembly phase of it.
Oh yes please! IDK why but live streams are so much fun, especially when the channel owner has a small sub count and they actually pay attention to you lol.
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:13 pm

This thing is super cool looking. I always liked the look of those narrow wheel horse bodys that the older ones had. You could make it for Haspin if you pushed it, I built my simplicity in about 4 months from scratch and you've already got a roller there pretty much. Anyway, looking good!

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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Fri Apr 20, 2018 11:23 am

when is the engine going to be test fired? mabye a test drive lol
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:59 pm

@biggasmowers The guy started up the engine for me when I bought it a couple months back.  It ran pretty well.  In its previous life it was a log splitter motor.  I plan on taking the governor out of it and putting some heavier valve springs in it.

@mr.modified  Thanks your interest and compliments on my build off tractor.  Your tractors have inspired me in many ways, I enjoyed reading through your build threads and watching your videos. Unfortunately, there's no way this tractor is making it to Haspin this year with the amount of hours I work and I'm already trying to get two machines ready for Haspin.  I'm not rushing this build.  I have a lot of engineering and fabrication work to do with the double triangulated four link front suspension, custom front axle, and the steering system with this set up.  It's going to take a lot of time and patience that I'm running thin on these days but I won't give up on this project.

Minor update:  I bought some 1.5" wheels spacers for this rig.  I'm looking forward to seeing the tractor's new stance when I finally get them on.  I think I'll eventually paint them black to match the transaxle. 
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:13 pm

nice cant wait to see it with the spacers on
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:15 pm

Well a long time has passed since I've touched this build, but today I put the 1.5" rear wheel spacers on!

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And after...



I definitely like the wider stance and the extra clearance between the fenders and the tires.  The front end is 4-5 inches narrower than the rear but not a foot narrower like the camera is making it look like in the pictures.
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:26 pm

Dat adz tho!!!!! Lol looking good! Still wpuld love to get my hands on a wheel horse, but still hasn't happened yet
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PostSubject: Re: Crazy_Carl's Wheel Horse Mud Rat [2018 Build-Off Entry]   Wed Jun 13, 2018 2:04 pm

this looks great! Love it! Maybe i should also weld rim hubs on my MST axles.
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