Trying to build a Racing Lawnmower

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Old 04-20-08, 05:47 PM
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Smile Trying to build a Racing Lawnmower

I want to build a racing lawnmower but I am new so i dont know where to start. First if you could just let me know what mower would be the best to start with, I dont want anything to serious just something to get me started with a little speed. All help will be appreciated :].
 
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Old 04-20-08, 09:07 PM
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You may find some interesting reading here; http://www.letsmow.com/

Or maybe even here;http://www.golawnmowerracing.com/mod...hp?name=Forums

Have Fun.....
 
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yes im in the same place that nodirtnofun is in
 
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Old 02-23-09, 07:03 PM
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I'm not into racing, but you'll want to pick up a mower with a regular gear type tranny, not hydro. Usually a smaller lawn type mower, not a big garden tractor. Usually something that runs a 42" deck or less. Stay away from mowers with varidrive systems like most of the MTD/bolens/troy-bilt/huskee/yard machines mowers. An old '90s murray with a 12 horse briggs that came with a 40" deck or something along those lines. I built one from a murray like that once. It took my mods well.
 
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90's modek you say i might be able to get ahold of one but it has a 17.5 horse motor but i didnt know if that would matter
 
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