We Built a WOODEN Drive Shaft! Will It Survive a Clutch Drop?? (VERY SKETCHY)

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  • Cleetus McFarland
    Cleetus McFarland   7 days back

    What should we build a drive shaft out of next? My mullet?

  • B Jones
    B Jones  40 minutes back

    use 2 2x4's with the crown of the wood towards each other and bolt them together.

    • k k
      k k  50 minutes back

      Driveshaft out of something soft metal or ice

      • Hank Jr
        Hank Jr  2 hours back

        Try a concrete driveshaft reinforced with some rebar lol. 👍🏻

        • Air Canada 001
          Air Canada 001  3 hours back

          In russia thats nothing thats very common in russia lol

          • Michael Forward
            Michael Forward  6 hours back

            Make one out of concrete but make sure it has reo bar in it for strength.... maybe even do one with bar and one without to compare? 🤷‍♂️

            • daniel brownell
              daniel brownell  8 hours back

              Do the same but keep it on the lift an a grinder nd let idle nd grind it to balance

              • Mike G
                Mike G  8 hours back

                Idea - I recently broke my hand and had a cast put on. The material forms perfectly as it is wrapped and it is amazingly strong. It may be expensive though, I don't know.

                • BIG MACINTOSH 0056
                  BIG MACINTOSH 0056  9 hours back

                  Cover it with line-x bed liner
                  That's stuff is super strong it can make an egg unbreakable so it should make the wooden driveshaft unbreakable

                  • DimebaggDaniel
                    DimebaggDaniel  11 hours back

                    “You worked at All American Burger!”

                    • swordsman51
                      swordsman51  13 hours back

                      Take 4 1x4s laminate them together then make them into a driveshaft

                      • Austin Surber
                        Austin Surber  13 hours back

                        Bolt 2x4stogether with a piece of metal in the middle!!

                        • Stanz B
                          Stanz B  13 hours back

                          A Lathe would've helped you out a bit.

                          • Blaise Dobson
                            Blaise Dobson  14 hours back

                            Your guys should try to make a turbocharger and put it on a car and see if it works or if it does how much pounds of boost

                            • Ethan Moss
                              Ethan Moss  14 hours back

                              You should try bamboo shoots, or like a really big piece of bamboo

                              • Ébénisterie artisanale François St-Gelais

                                Try with the center part of the tree that is the strongest!!

                                • Kenneth Baker
                                  Kenneth Baker  14 hours back

                                  Try different type wood like oak and a good lathe.

                                  • Isaiah TD
                                    Isaiah TD  14 hours back

                                    this reminds me of the Dukes of Hazzard Movie. 😂

                                    • james jines
                                      james jines  15 hours back

                                      Go to a tractor supply and buy a fence post. It’s already round just get one that’s already the right size. Or use a friends wood turner to make your 4x4 round. No run out.

                                      • Marty Swartz
                                        Marty Swartz  15 hours back

                                        You all did a great job of the nutty professors...😂😂😂😂

                                        • Hotty_ Pockets
                                          Hotty_ Pockets  15 hours back

                                          make a driveshaft out of PVC pipe

                                          • Jacob Lanier
                                            Jacob Lanier  17 hours back

                                            Use chains as a drive shaft

                                            • *Alex* V-i-P
                                              *Alex* V-i-P  18 hours back

                                              I love that grey mustang

                                              • Watz Plays
                                                Watz Plays  18 hours back

                                                try wood driveshaft but find someone with a lathe to get rid of as much run out and then you may have more success

                                                • Yankee Stone
                                                  Yankee Stone  18 hours back

                                                  @ Cleetus McFarland how much down force does your mullet create ??

                                                  • Braedon Miller
                                                    Braedon Miller  19 hours back

                                                    No homo but garret be lookin like a snacc with them glasses on

                                                    • Jaybop Murano
                                                      Jaybop Murano  20 hours back

                                                      just sprays the poor man like a roach

                                                      • blood moon
                                                        blood moon  21 hours back

                                                        use a hardwood like oak instead of using maple lol

                                                        • I'mRinoX
                                                          I'mRinoX  21 hours back

                                                          Should've gone to a dealer and told them you had issues with vibration while driving and have them inspect it.

                                                          • Jacob Condon
                                                            Jacob Condon  22 hours back

                                                            If you are going to try it with wood again might want to try building it out of plywood and using multiple layers glued together and possibly bolted down the length of the shaft maybe try and alternate the grain of the plywood when doing that.

                                                            • Ted Tries Tech
                                                              Ted Tries Tech  22 hours back

                                                              you need to laminate plywood and take to a woodshop to have it turned to the exact size!

                                                              • Nelson Alas
                                                                Nelson Alas  23 hours back

                                                                Pressure treated wood?

                                                                • routt ookc
                                                                  routt ookc  23 hours back

                                                                  *Garage 54 has entered the chat

                                                                  • Elexa Bluejay
                                                                    Elexa Bluejay  1 days back

                                                                    Sorry. I had to be the 1k dislike. Can’t be having odd numbers around here

                                                                    • Ricky Hernandez
                                                                      Ricky Hernandez  1 days back

                                                                      comedy haha you should keep trying!! stronger wood better measurements?!

                                                                      • Bimmer Dude
                                                                        Bimmer Dude  1 days back

                                                                        please do a home depo fence pipe drive shaft!!

                                                                        • Toby Mathis
                                                                          Toby Mathis  1 days back

                                                                          I think yall should try it with a nice wet green 4x4. Should be a little stronger

                                                                          • Morgan Adair
                                                                            Morgan Adair  1 days back

                                                                            Apparently too much free time... put either iron wood or some extreme known strong in the lathe and turn it as well as put the remained shafts in lathe and true it all.... knotty wood versus clear wood yada yada

                                                                            • dionisis001
                                                                              dionisis001  1 days back

                                                                              you should try screwing cylidrical pieces together to make a long cylinder and then do the same but with a hollow center so it looks like a tube to see if it's stronger.......

                                                                              • Eric Robert
                                                                                Eric Robert  1 days back

                                                                                PVC pipe with concrete and rebar on the inside

                                                                                • riptwan
                                                                                  riptwan  1 days back

                                                                                  Skip to 12:00

                                                                                  • William Payne
                                                                                    William Payne  1 days back

                                                                                    Turn the post down on a lathe so you can get it to minimul run out, turn it down 1/2" smaller than I'd of ends, fiberglass it to exact size, then coat in 200mph tape.

                                                                                    • ThePeopleVerse
                                                                                      ThePeopleVerse  1 days back

                                                                                      I thought this was the kind if stuff the Cleetus2 channel was set up for.

                                                                                      • Regio Garage
                                                                                        Regio Garage  1 days back

                                                                                        I need that wing for my Stang :(

                                                                                        • The reel rednecks
                                                                                          The reel rednecks  1 days back

                                                                                          Coat it in that rhino line stuff that is nearly Indestructible

                                                                                          • Eduardo Alvarez
                                                                                            Eduardo Alvarez  1 days back

                                                                                            Same size and round it to spec and wrap it in duck tape

                                                                                            • thost
                                                                                              thost  2 days back

                                                                                              how about a pvc pipe wrapped in duct tape???? Maybe start with a 3 inch pvc pipe and build it up with the duct tape till it firs and bolt that bad boy in.

                                                                                              • TheBeaterCar
                                                                                                TheBeaterCar  2 days back

                                                                                                Fun fact, two 2x4s glued and screwed together will be stronger than the 4x4. That would be a good test:)