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PostSubject: Re: "Dinky" (Crafstman 917.254650)   "Dinky" (Crafstman 917.254650) - Page 8 Icon_minitimeMon Apr 22, 2019 11:40 am

Do you have 20s in the rear now?
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@mowerjunkie03 wrote:
Do you have 20s in the rear now?

i dont know, the tires came with the tractor so i have not paid much attention. i remeber looking and not finding aggs bigger for my rim size. i;e have to double check if i remeber when i get off work.

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20x10-8
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@SebastianAlbrecht wrote:
nice rear rack!
Y not mounting the grill itself on the rear so U could store stuff safely in there without losing it when U romp over roots & other stuff?

the grill is cast iron making it both brittle and i cant weld to it, and it had a broken out glass window do deal with on top of not being that wide. i chucked the grill out.
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PostSubject: Re: "Dinky" (Crafstman 917.254650)   "Dinky" (Crafstman 917.254650) - Page 8 Icon_minitimeMon May 13, 2019 10:09 pm

while spending time laying in bed today i figured out how im going to make dinkys wheels stick to the axle even if my welds have penetration issues.
kinda similar to fords front axle fix

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the green things are large washers
so like before i plan on having a mechanical connection that the welds are more to help hold in place, but not actually do the work
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PostSubject: Re: "Dinky" (Crafstman 917.254650)   "Dinky" (Crafstman 917.254650) - Page 8 Icon_minitimeSat Jun 01, 2019 9:27 pm

im really good at breaking dinky. im low on funds so i just shoved a bunch of nickes in the gap and welded it back up.
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i would like to add i was getting the jerking i get when my trans is loose(it was) but it wasnt only problem. my welds failed on 1 wheel and part of the axle snapped. but thoes washers i welded in were keeping the wheel on and from rotating arround the shaft more than a few deg. so i put my welder on 2 high and set that wire speed all the way up to 7. i never used it that high. but it looks like it had better penatration that way. wire is expensive so i never set speed above 6.
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nothing crazy, just a night ride threw my town.
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something crazy. and again i did not know my camera was in 240p
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update: dinky has lost 2 trans bolts, and riped up the frame a bit were a bolt monts. my wleded on rims makes it super hard to get to bolts.... and i used stop nuts.

the rear bumper with a chair crushon makes a good rear seat, but if you are to hard on cluch bumper scraps the ground when you take off.

and i tried swapping my agg to my bent up wheel barrel rim with inner tube. i destroyed it getting it on. so i cut a hole in the inner tube removing the vavle stem, put in a tubeless stem, and are JB wleding the hell out of the bead till it works then tire slime.. im 2 1/3 tubes deep right now.
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going from a bumper to a super bumper
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going from not a rack, to a rack!
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Have your buddy stand on the back of that and do some mad wheelies
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@RichieRichOverdrive wrote:
Have your buddy stand on the back of that and do some mad wheelies

kinda have by accident, having a friend sit on my bumper with legs on fenders, i have made my pumper scrap taking off from a red light.
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That's what friends are for. Wheelies are no fun without em
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Pretty cool night video! I was expecting you to snag a rock or something in those weeds.
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@mr.modified wrote:
Pretty cool night video! I was expecting you to snag a rock or something in those weeds.
if dinky were on stock wheels theres one that would have been a dead stop wreck. theres a big rock in that grass i scrape my front axle on.
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@SebastianAlbrecht wrote:
cool & rocksolid bumper!
if U have more box steel U could reinforce Dinky Frame as well to get rid of all that trans twisting n stuff when U clurtch dump!
naw, the frame twist aint a big problem, the trans mounts breaking are. and i need to reenfoce them... if only i could get wheels off easily... but i cant.
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Trans mounts break pretty generally because of frame twist.
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dinky has new rims already, i just need to buy tires for it and a new axle. with i cant afford. so how im i going to afford new rims, new hubs, and new tires, and a new axle?
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