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    building a pulling tractor?

    Hello all,
    How exactly do you modify an engine and/or tractor to make it a pulling tractor? I have been thinking about it for awhile and i have a good selection of engines and lawn/garden tractors i just don't know what to do or how to do it. Any suggestions will be appreciated.
    thanks,
    lm002

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    Re: building a pulling tractor?

    There is a lot to read about pulling garden tractors at: Introduction to the Sport of Garden Tractor Pulling!

    Check around for your local club rules... have fun & post some pictures when you can.... KennyV

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    Wink Re: building a pulling tractor?

    there are good ideas on google

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    Re: building a pulling tractor?

    the best tractor for pulling is a old cub cadet or a wheel horse with a k series kohler the axle is far ahead and you can put your weight out front further where are you located?
    I own a small engine repair shop we have been in buisness for about 2 1/2 year
    we work on any make and model of machine
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    As far as pulley set up you have to play with it a little but I have found that a 6 inch in the front and a 4 inch in the rear works good for low and high rpm power. Some guys run same size pulley front and rear.

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    This is a pic of a good clutch set up no belt slip even when wet and playing in the mud. I can send you a link on it if you like

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