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!!!

 

 Rally rat Machine

Go down 
4 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 : 636
Location : Roachdale IN

Rally rat Machine Empty
PostSubject: Rally rat Machine   Rally rat Machine Icon_minitimeJuly 8th 2021, 11:20 am

So i went to haspin with my 60$ clapped out beater everything was wrong with it but and ran smooth and was the only running riding tractor i could beat on. Those who where there got to see the pos. Now i got some mods done to it after it dropped a valve and ruined the motor so i pulled the motor
Rally rat Machine 20210711
Rally rat Machine 20210710
I installed a newer style mower axle which is wider and stronger and has a tougher steering rod and new balljoints. I got the bumper welded at my grandfathers who welded for csx for many years. And its a SOLID bumper. I installed a non busted dash that i reinforced with metal and a peice of wood in the middle of the dash for mounting electronics and wiring. Now the dash doesnt flex and has very low chances of beaking like the old one did. I got a new non bent or broken front fascia which im mounting led pods on and im gonna build a engine cage soon hopefully. And also i need to find a new seat or repair the old one since its pan is broken. I also made a gas pedal from a deck part from some random mower a valve sping and a bolt and it looks neat and works nice. And the biggest update, i managed to trade a free wheel horse for a free huskee for a free dixon + craftsman with a 25hp Vtwin briggs. And that briggs is now on my yard machines and has a gas pedal to the normal throttle using the throttle cable. The craftsman was hydro  Rally rat Machine 1f611  so no loss. Its gonna get a newer used engine and gonna be my girlfreinds mower. Ill get some good pictures of my upgrades when its done raining
Back to top Go down
Nevadablue
Established Member
Established Member
Nevadablue

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

Join date : 2021-07-01
Posts : 854
Location : Nevada

Rally rat Machine Empty
PostSubject: Re: Rally rat Machine   Rally rat Machine Icon_minitimeJuly 8th 2021, 1:01 pm

Save that valve! It is a classic. Very Happy
Back to top Go down
Rustbucket Garage
Established Member
Established Member
Rustbucket Garage

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

Join date : 2021-01-15
Posts : 879
Location : Upstate New York

Rally rat Machine Empty
PostSubject: Re: Rally rat Machine   Rally rat Machine Icon_minitimeJuly 8th 2021, 2:45 pm

Hydros aren’t as bad as everybody say they are. Yes, you can’t go 90 miles an hour but you can rock back and forth without clutching five bajillion times. Keep them clean and cool and they do fine. The GT units can pull good too, mine has dragged 3/4 ton of topsoil up my hilly driveway no complaints, but hey, that’s low gear.

(Ignore the previous rambling, I do that sometimes. LOL)
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 : 636
Location : Roachdale IN

Rally rat Machine Empty
PostSubject: Re: Rally rat Machine   Rally rat Machine Icon_minitimeJuly 8th 2021, 4:09 pm

the hydro craftsman has real nice steering and a good transmission its gonna get my jds old engine or somethin like that and its got ok tires on it any tips for it to go a little faster its kinda real slow at the moment its a dyt 4000
Back to top Go down
MightyRaze
Administrator
Administrator
MightyRaze

7500+ Posts
7500+ Posts!
2017 Build-Off Finalist
2017 Build-Off Finalist
2018 Build-Off Top 3 Winner
2018 Build-Off Top 3 Winner
2019 Build-Off Top 3 Winner
2019 Build-Off Top 3 Winner
2021 Winner of Winners
2021 Winner of Winners
2022 Build-Off Entrant
2022 Build-Off Entrant

Age : 47
Join date : 2016-09-06
Posts : 8504
Location : Oklahoma

Rally rat Machine Empty
PostSubject: Re: Rally rat Machine   Rally rat Machine Icon_minitimeJuly 8th 2021, 7:00 pm

Nevadablue wrote:
Save that valve! It is a classic. Very Happy

bent perfectly to be a hook of sorts.  lol

_______________________________________________
Tractors:
Li'l Red - 89 Murray Widebody
TheGreenMachine - 89 Craftsman GT18
Bowser - 01 Murray Widebody LT 
Phoenix - 75 Sears ST/16
Dirty Rat - 77 Sears Suburban
Kal-El - 82 Murray GT
 > > > ATLTF Staff < < <
Have a question? Ask me! Type in "@MightyRaze" in your post!
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 : 636
Location : Roachdale IN

Rally rat Machine Empty
PostSubject: Re: Rally rat Machine   Rally rat Machine Icon_minitimeJuly 8th 2021, 9:45 pm

Yea its bent into a perfect hook i think it needs to be made into like a trophy for the next build off or something like whoever wants to donate junk parts idk
Back to top Go down
Rustbucket Garage
Established Member
Established Member
Rustbucket Garage

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

Join date : 2021-01-15
Posts : 879
Location : Upstate New York

Rally rat Machine Empty
PostSubject: Re: Rally rat Machine   Rally rat Machine Icon_minitimeJuly 9th 2021, 9:28 am

MightyRaze wrote:
Nevadablue wrote:
Save that valve! It is a classic. Very Happy

bent perfectly to be a hook of sorts.  lol

Not to jack the thread, but epoxy that to some steel plate to make a coat hanger and that would look cool. Somebody would probably pay good $$$ for that too.

So yeah I wouldn’t get rid of it
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content





Rally rat Machine Empty
PostSubject: Re: Rally rat Machine   Rally rat Machine Icon_minitime

Back to top Go down
 
Rally rat Machine
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Poulan utility tractor build.
» Ariens YT11 Rally machine
» Ariens YT11's "Poulan Rally Machine"
» Poulan Rally Machine, 250 mile trip build #2
» MTD MUD Machine

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: