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So im stuck between leaving the sides painted like that or painting the whole lower body . and just leaving the hood red and shiny and the rest of the tractor in truck bed liner spray Idk What do yall think?
Thats bed liner spray Btw
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PostSubject: Re: Southern Tractor's OFFROAD MURRAY!   Southern Tractor's OFFROAD MURRAY! - Page 7 Icon_minitimeTue Mar 04, 2014 11:22 am

I like it the way it is now looks pretty good :p
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im pissed cuz i used blue tape and it ripped the paint off dangit lol now gotta touch that up
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I think that looks pretty cool just like that
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Yeah i like it too now i just gotta touch up the red somehow
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That looks really good maybe try a different tape so you don't peel off paint.
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Yeup i also read if you use a heat gun to peel off the tape it helps not to hot obviously
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@WilliesBuilds wrote:
Yeup i also read if you use a heat gun to peel off the tape it helps not to hot obviously

Yeah try that but if its to hot it will melt paint lol
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@Craftsman1998 wrote:
@WilliesBuilds wrote:
Yeup i also read if you use a heat gun to peel off the tape it helps not to hot obviously

Yeah try that but if its to hot it will melt paint lol

thats why i use hair dryers. not too hot, not too cold

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@willis923 wrote:
@Craftsman1998 wrote:
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Yeup i also read if you use a heat gun to peel off the tape it helps not to hot obviously

Yeah try that but if its to hot it will melt paint lol

thats why i use hair dryers. not too hot, not too cold
imagine using a heat gun for your hair....thats what happend to your avatar lol
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working on my foot pedal brakes now didnt get much done yesterday Had to Take My Girlfriend to get her Wisdom teeth out at 1. Sure was hectic yesterday  lol! 
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@willis923 wrote:
@Craftsman1998 wrote:
@WilliesBuilds wrote:
Yeup i also read if you use a heat gun to peel off the tape it helps not to hot obviously

Yeah try that but if its to hot it will melt paint lol

thats why i use hair dryers. not too hot, not too cold

Yea i use my moms hair dryer but then she wonders why its covered in paint and oil when she goes to use it.
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Looks good! I would keep the sides black, looks cooler.
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so havent worked on this thing ina few weeks been to busy /*lazy at work to do anything else on it but right now im making the hood quick release, so i can make a front bumper to mount the winch. also an update my tractor has been falling apart with time lost hood bolts and my dash is holding on by one bolt so i gota save this mess before it falls completly apart lol. but all in all the drive train has been a total beast hasent failed me yet 4 months of every day use of aleast 4-5 hours every day sun,rain,mud,dust, and still going strong!! double pulley clutch seems to be working like a charm too
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so i decided i would use a hand truck as a simple trailer here at work and heres how i did it

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@WilliesBuilds wrote:
so i decided i would use a hand truck as a simple trailer here at work and heres how i did it
DOOD!

Great minds and all that!!!

I had EXACTLY the same thought, on tuesday, this week. Yesterday I bought some u-bolts so that when I finally do get the hand truck out, to make into a trailer, I can bolt a couple of those long, metal reinforced plastic milk crates to it!

I may not connect it to the tractor exactly the same. And I'll do it without the extra wheel up front. But it is exactly the same idea!

The only extra thought I have is that it may become 'tippy' going around the steep angled corners I have to negotiate. So I may end up scrapping the handtruck part of the idea and just buld a similar trailer, with a wider wheelbase. Or widen the wheelbase on the hand truck before I use it. (Which is why I hadn't already done exactly as you have done. LOL)

Good work!
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yeah man its still in the testing phase lol but thanks for bringing up the tippy part of it didnt think of it like that ill have that in mind next week ill give it to the shop guys let them beat it up lol thinking about making it wider so i can accomodate more stuff like hauling coolers and stuff on the beach lol ... ahh... yeah i wish instead of JEEP BEACH ,TRACTOR BEACH 2014 cheers 
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oh yeah and that extra wheel is so you can extend the handrail and use it as a cart ...but over time we lost one wheel lol
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OK Guys its been forever ;(
ive missed this place. ive been busy with life and ALOT of things have happened
in my life and havent had much time to mess with my tractor's
My work murray is in pieces and my Red Murray widebody LT ha sbeen parked for almost a year.
I bought a 94 Ranger that ive been working on for a while.... Ive even neglected that
But nonetheless i miss both my murrays so im definitly bringing them back to life soon
hope to share more ideas here soon !
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@WilliesBuilds wrote:
OK Guys its been forever ;(
ive missed this place. ive been busy with life and ALOT of things have happened
in my life and havent had much time to mess with my tractor's
My work murray is in pieces and my Red Murray widebody LT ha sbeen parked for almost a year.
I bought  a 94 Ranger that ive been working on for a while.... Ive even neglected that
But nonetheless i miss both my murrays so im definitly bringing them back to life soon
hope to share more ideas here soon !

Nice to hear from you non the less. Sometimes life gets in the way Wink

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