Author Topic: Too much time on his hands....Yard Art  (Read 2643 times)

FATnLOW

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Too much time on his hands....Yard Art
« on: May 28, 2016, 11:27:50 PM »
My brother in law's  friend built this....Got the wheels from electric company( Spools) the wire come to them on..using a 3.5 Hp motor from Harbor freight  hyrdastat transmission from a Lawn Mower??  Boat cable shifter to transmission ,, and motorcycle front disc brake.. sprocket and chain drive to rear wheels...Run about 7 mph.....  Started out as Yard Art project  .....then decided to motorize it....  said he has  driven it on his property .........after all what do you do when your 76 years old??

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Re: Too much time on his hands....Yard Art
« Reply #1 on: May 28, 2016, 11:59:09 PM »
Some day he will look at those pictures and wish he had that time back. :o
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Re: Too much time on his hands....Yard Art
« Reply #2 on: May 29, 2016, 07:17:04 AM »
The body might get slower..but his mind didn't..good for him.
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Re: Too much time on his hands....Yard Art
« Reply #3 on: May 29, 2016, 09:27:42 PM »
That's pretty cool. I would be afraid to wish for any time back in my life. It would probably screw up the time, space, continuim.  ;D

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Re: Too much time on his hands....Yard Art
« Reply #4 on: May 30, 2016, 10:12:19 AM »
I wanna ride!!!!!!
Tighten it up til it strips, then back it off a quarter turn

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Re: Too much time on his hands....Yard Art
« Reply #5 on: December 30, 2016, 11:13:02 PM »
I hope he don't fall off that dam thing will not make it to 77.

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Re: Too much time on his hands....Yard Art
« Reply #6 on: December 31, 2016, 01:22:02 AM »
that's really neat, cool ,,,,,all the adjectives .

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Re: Too much time on his hands....Yard Art
« Reply #7 on: December 31, 2016, 10:25:49 AM »
I can see that in a parade someday with a clown on it

 


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