All-Terrain Lawn Tractor Forum
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.

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!
 
PortalHomeSearchRegisterLog inBuild-OffTop Tractor Challenge
Welcome to the All-Terrain Lawn Tractor Forum!
New Awards system! Look for your award at 500, 1000, 2500, 5000, 7500, and 10000 Posts!!!

 

 Stupid idea craftsman 1wd

Go down 
3 posters
AuthorMessage
Budget_gokart
Established Member
Established Member
Budget_gokart

500+ Posts
500+ Posts
2022 Build-Off Entrant
2022 Build-Off Entrant

Age : 18
Join date : 2020-12-23
Posts : 632
Location : Roachdale IN

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 4th 2021, 10:46 am

So tell me how bad of a stupid idea this is and im curious how its gonna play out. I have plenty of parts for one wheel peel go karts and they arent street legal where i live now. So i wanna drive my lawn mower but the motor was junk and a blown transmission so i cant modify it so i just gutted it. So what if i put my engine in the back and run it as a one wheel peel?
Back to top Go down
Budget_gokart
Established Member
Established Member
Budget_gokart

500+ Posts
500+ Posts
2022 Build-Off Entrant
2022 Build-Off Entrant

Age : 18
Join date : 2020-12-23
Posts : 632
Location : Roachdale IN

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 4th 2021, 10:51 am

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd 20210111
Back to top Go down
Budget_gokart
Established Member
Established Member
Budget_gokart

500+ Posts
500+ Posts
2022 Build-Off Entrant
2022 Build-Off Entrant

Age : 18
Join date : 2020-12-23
Posts : 632
Location : Roachdale IN

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 4th 2021, 11:39 am

Ok i got one of the small tao tao rear ends so im gonna try and mount that if it doesnt work im using go kart parts
Back to top Go down
murphyslaw
New Member
New Member
murphyslaw


Join date : 2020-12-27
Posts : 55
Location : Michigan

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 7th 2021, 12:17 am

Would be interesting but your going to want a locked diff
Back to top Go down
Budget_gokart
Established Member
Established Member
Budget_gokart

500+ Posts
500+ Posts
2022 Build-Off Entrant
2022 Build-Off Entrant

Age : 18
Join date : 2020-12-23
Posts : 632
Location : Roachdale IN

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 7th 2021, 12:23 am

I made progress im gonna drive it soon i made tensioners a belt drive and everything the rearend is mounted and so is the motor just gotta put a belt on and now a pull rope because my brother pulled it one too many times
Back to top Go down
murphyslaw
New Member
New Member
murphyslaw


Join date : 2020-12-27
Posts : 55
Location : Michigan

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 7th 2021, 12:30 am

Cool! Post some pics when you can Smile
Back to top Go down
Budget_gokart
Established Member
Established Member
Budget_gokart

500+ Posts
500+ Posts
2022 Build-Off Entrant
2022 Build-Off Entrant

Age : 18
Join date : 2020-12-23
Posts : 632
Location : Roachdale IN

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 7th 2021, 12:35 am

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Img_2012
Stupid idea craftsman 1wd 20210113
Stupid idea craftsman 1wd 20210112
The hondas finicky the frames cracked i didnt mesure anything exept a belt and its wobbly and its gonna be fun i think i trust my welds we already beat on it a bit by towing it with my john deere
Back to top Go down
murphyslaw
New Member
New Member
murphyslaw


Join date : 2020-12-27
Posts : 55
Location : Michigan

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 7th 2021, 12:37 am

Haha looks tippy with the wheels in so far. Should definitely be fun.
Back to top Go down
murphyslaw
New Member
New Member
murphyslaw


Join date : 2020-12-27
Posts : 55
Location : Michigan

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 7th 2021, 12:38 am

How fast will it be do you think?
Back to top Go down
Budget_gokart
Established Member
Established Member
Budget_gokart

500+ Posts
500+ Posts
2022 Build-Off Entrant
2022 Build-Off Entrant

Age : 18
Join date : 2020-12-23
Posts : 632
Location : Roachdale IN

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 7th 2021, 12:42 am

No idea but the pullies are small so i have a feeling with that 6 horse honda its gonna terrifying
Back to top Go down
Budget_gokart
Established Member
Established Member
Budget_gokart

500+ Posts
500+ Posts
2022 Build-Off Entrant
2022 Build-Off Entrant

Age : 18
Join date : 2020-12-23
Posts : 632
Location : Roachdale IN

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 7th 2021, 10:43 am

Its just smoking the belt and wont move so what size pullies should i use the rear wheels are 6 inch rims and i can find the tire size
Back to top Go down
CraftsmanQuad19
Core Member
Core Member
CraftsmanQuad19

2500+ Posts
2500+ Posts!
2018 Build-Off Entrant
2018 Build-Off Entrant
2019 Build-Off Finalist
2019 Build-Off Finalist

Age : 22
Join date : 2016-04-12
Posts : 2602
Location : Indiana

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 7th 2021, 11:58 am

I think those are about 15
Back to top Go down
Budget_gokart
Established Member
Established Member
Budget_gokart

500+ Posts
500+ Posts
2022 Build-Off Entrant
2022 Build-Off Entrant

Age : 18
Join date : 2020-12-23
Posts : 632
Location : Roachdale IN

Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitimeJanuary 7th 2021, 12:25 pm

Its either drive an hour to tractor supply or sacrifice a perfectly good vintage snow blower
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content





Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stupid idea craftsman 1wd   Stupid idea craftsman 1wd Icon_minitime

Back to top Go down
 
Stupid idea craftsman 1wd
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Block heater...good idea, bad idea, just plum stupid?
» is it a good idea to lock a rear diff on my new craftsman lt 1000
» Been there done that!!
» I want to look into making a stupid fast mower
» anyone in kentucky

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
All-Terrain Lawn Tractor Forum :: Tractor Project Builds :: Rat Rod, Hybrid, and Unique Tractors-
Jump to: