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

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  1. Cleetus McFarland

    Cleetus McFarland6 сарын өмнө

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

  2. Dustyn Kieffer

    Dustyn Kieffer5 сарын өмнө

    PVC tubing

  3. William Lawson

    William Lawson5 сарын өмнө

    Do a concrete one Cleetus McFarland

  4. Parker Post

    Parker Post6 сарын өмнө

    Pvc drive shaft

  5. Squrkols

    Squrkols6 сарын өмнө

    PVC pipe, rebar and concrete

  6. Jordan

    Jordan6 сарын өмнө

    Should have used JB Weld for the epoxy.

  7. benz merc

    benz merc2 өдрийн өмнө

    I think there was an episode on bush mechanics, where they used a tree trunk, as a drive shaft.

  8. Kevin Agostini

    Kevin Agostini4 өдрийн өмнө

    Now make a cement or concrete drive shaft and use a pvc pipe as a mold 😬


    GRFN PRJX7 өдрийн өмнө

    try with hardwood next time

  10. Drew Winstead

    Drew Winstead12 өдрийн өмнө

    stopped watching after you tried to sell me some credit app

  11. MrHaydenJr

    MrHaydenJr13 өдрийн өмнө

    Diy carbon fiber driveshaft, use wood center it up in a fixture, then wrap it in carbonfiber mat/resin let cure, find someone with a lathe and turn it smooth

  12. Michael Johnsonbaugh

    Michael Johnsonbaugh19 өдрийн өмнө

    Imagine coming upon that scene, an idle Mustang, shards of wood underneath said crowd-eater, and three men in labcoats examining said pieces of wood in the middle of the culdesac. Oh the things you see in Florida

  13. SlunkMonke

    SlunkMonke22 өдрийн өмнө


  14. Dan Kammerzelt

    Dan Kammerzelt22 өдрийн өмнө

    Flintstones drive shaft.

  15. Wadi 369

    Wadi 36925 өдрийн өмнө

    Do something with LineX

  16. BineThereDoneThat

    BineThereDoneThat26 өдрийн өмнө

    you guys should try and install a suspension torsion bar in place of the wood you just tried and see if it make wheel hop better or worse

  17. PhatSphinx

    PhatSphinx26 өдрийн өмнө

    put a crazy stiff spring in the middle (some how)

  18. Keith Thomas

    Keith Thomas27 өдрийн өмнө

    Perhaps oak or some hard wood other then pine. Its almost the softest weakest wood there is.

  19. ryan horne

    ryan horne27 өдрийн өмнө

    use pine same joints

  20. David Robinson

    David Robinson28 өдрийн өмнө

    I like how the torch is just burning away as Dr.Sprayemall is giving his hypothesis lmfao

  21. Pablo lV

    Pablo lV29 өдрийн өмнө

    Clicked to let yal know yal stupid. The leaf blower video was awesome but this.....stupid

  22. Allen Sailers

    Allen Sailers29 өдрийн өмнө


  23. cody gill

    cody gill29 өдрийн өмнө

    You guys should do a video where you take a car without a drive line and push it down the road to make it look like it was running and have the person park it running like a bait car 😂

  24. Renats Dubrovskis

    Renats DubrovskisСарын өмнө

    You shouldve tried ironwood way tougher

  25. Jacob Petrov

    Jacob PetrovСарын өмнө

    It's funny James is still as completely serious and thoughtful as when he's getting Leroy ready for their races.

  26. Black HAT

    Black HATСарын өмнө

    When you say dont try this at home your talking about the shaft right because i like lighting my friends on fire <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="124">2:04</a>

  27. Stephen Lubey

    Stephen LubeyСарын өмнө

    Rubber drive shaft

  28. shavezwill1222

    shavezwill1222Сарын өмнө

    A metal fence post

  29. Andreas Berglund

    Andreas BerglundСарын өмнө

    Make another one! But this time straight and balanced. And also look for a pole from de center of the tree. That has complete fiber rings you know.

  30. Jeffrey Ziola

    Jeffrey ZiolaСарын өмнө

    I would try a solid piece of dry aged piece of wood like a old old barn wood

  31. Jeroen Kuivenhoven

    Jeroen KuivenhovenСарын өмнө

    Tray it wiht hardwood😜

  32. vwharman

    vwharmanСарын өмнө

    Quarter sawn maple, good hardwood would at least have a shot at a burn out...

  33. Mark Phillips

    Mark PhillipsСарын өмнө

    Get a wood lathe and turn it to size then wrap it with fiberglass and resin let cure and install it

  34. David Colwell

    David ColwellСарын өмнө

    Cleetus: Cuts drive shaft with a whoopdido ‘’Whatever dude it’ll work this is just science” lmao I found this so hilarious.

  35. Mophie

    MophieСарын өмнө

    Wood is super weak when twisted and that kind of wood is like so weak and brittle lol

  36. Cameron Ross

    Cameron RossСарын өмнө

    concrete with rebar

  37. Neko Rodgers

    Neko RodgersСарын өмнө

    <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="125">2:05</a> is the butane torch just turned on and sitting on the table while he's flailing his arms around?

  38. J Coggs

    J CoggsСарын өмнө

    Should have used pressure treated! LOL

  39. Mike Adkins

    Mike AdkinsСарын өмнө

    Use balsa wood. That will be like an unuptanium driveshaft

  40. zinger dwarf

    zinger dwarfСарын өмнө

    ld try hard wood(oak or cerry) rather than soft wood If you want to go all out use green curupy. i'm sure the results would be different

  41. Logan B

    Logan BСарын өмнө

    Why do you still have pennies?

  42. master582

    master582Сарын өмнө

    Perhaps turning the wood on a Lathe first and then consider hollowing the shaft with a few support bands around the exterior like a barrel.

  43. Phi Helix

    Phi HelixСарын өмнө

    Put metal straps down each side 2"thick x 1/4"w for strength.

  44. Carl Freiermuth

    Carl FreiermuthСарын өмнө

    try to make one with Hickory or that heavy dark wood from asia kamagong or steel wood, it has lots of names. It's even heavier than Hickory

  45. Hh Hh

    Hh HhСарын өмнө

    Why is their science car 100000 times better than my daily😭

  46. Russell Wright

    Russell WrightСарын өмнө

    do it with a hard wood dude, Jarrah would be a great choice

  47. Terry Weston

    Terry WestonСарын өмнө

    Bamboo, test a single large diameter, against canes duct taped together.

  48. Kyle Kuhbander

    Kyle KuhbanderСарын өмнө

    That cooper dude just looks annoying. Strait debbie downer face in every episode.

  49. Eddie Tapuro

    Eddie TapuroСарын өмнө

    <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="1025">17:05</a> cleetus hits his head on the diff 😂 @cleetus mcfarland

  50. Bobby Loomis

    Bobby LoomisСарын өмнө

    Weld a bunch of suspension springs inline and use as a drive shaft. Preload will be a MoFo

  51. Ryan Mcadams

    Ryan McadamsСарын өмнө

    PVC pipe full of epoxy

  52. Vasili Panin

    Vasili PaninСарын өмнө

    No slip joint?

  53. Rob

    Rob2 сарын өмнө

    You used the softest wood ever lol try a decent hard wood

  54. Cameron1177

    Cameron11772 сарын өмнө

    Boys, it wasn't trying to pogo the car. That was a textbook joepoke.

  55. J2498

    J24982 сарын өмнө

    I think Fred Flintstone designed the driveshaft.

  56. Jonathan Garrison

    Jonathan Garrison2 сарын өмнө

    I bet a round post would have fared better.

  57. Just1ofGod

    Just1ofGod2 сарын өмнө

    1 use a freaking lathe get it perfectly strait 2 use a hardwood might be able to do a burnout then.

  58. Mark Nowakowski

    Mark Nowakowski2 сарын өмнө

    Hahahahaha was a no brainer NO BUENO HOLMS

  59. Paul Davies

    Paul Davies2 сарын өмнө

    Use the same wood and put some perforated angles on the edges for strength. Paul (New Zealand) let me know what you think? 🚘🚘

  60. N Venus

    N Venus2 сарын өмнө

    What about a PVC drive shaft

  61. Matthew Califana

    Matthew Califana2 сарын өмнө

    Next time try to get the grain so is not offset (ring pattern ) Nice try the bolts workred

  62. riley smart

    riley smart2 сарын өмнө

    Did it slept a lot

  63. Daniel Marek

    Daniel Marek2 сарын өмнө

    Should have used some thick wall PVC pipe.

  64. Chris Dowland

    Chris Dowland2 сарын өмнө

    Next time warp it in gorilla tape lol

  65. Kevin Willard

    Kevin Willard2 сарын өмнө

    Try to find a piece of eucalyptus wood and

  66. Kevin Willard

    Kevin Willard2 сарын өмнө

    Orientate the grain counter to the rotation and have someone turn it on a lathe

  67. shadowsaidhe

    shadowsaidhe2 сарын өмнө

    if you were going to use wood you should have used hardwood and when it was still up on the hoist you could have at least used the grinder on it like a lathe to get it a bit better balanced

  68. cadmonkey928

    cadmonkey9282 сарын өмнө

    make a big chunk of rubber drive shaft. sketchy and strechy!

  69. Matthew Amador

    Matthew Amador2 сарын өмнө

    Do more stuff like this please!! Utilize the Freedom Factory while you're at it!

  70. George

    George2 сарын өмнө

    nice car

  71. Michael Colgan

    Michael Colgan2 сарын өмнө

    I would like to see a oak drive shaft totally dry like 5% moisture turned round by a guy who has a wood lathe . Then epoxy the ends together with 3/8 bolts try and get it balanced please for safety . It might work or not lol

  72. Michael Colgan

    Michael Colgan2 сарын өмнө

    OK two mistakes in 90 seconds first was allowing Experian boost to screw your credit giving them more info lol especially if you were late paying utilities lol ... Then you making a wooden drive shaft with wet home depot wood. I love watching you channel but you scare the shit out of me

  73. Dan The Tech

    Dan The Tech2 сарын өмнө

    square stock tac welded or see how well you can fill the gap between the square stock and the drive shaft ends

  74. Iam Brunskill

    Iam Brunskill2 сарын өмнө

    Speaking of Dail I'm watching one of his old races on tv rn


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  76. Melting Hero

    Melting Hero2 сарын өмнө

    I want a lego drive shaft video next please

  77. DrDysl3xia

    DrDysl3xia2 сарын өмнө

    <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="722">12:02</a> I have a prediction... that exhaust is going to get blown off.

  78. DrDysl3xia

    DrDysl3xia2 сарын өмнө

    Looks like the exhaust survived.

  79. Joe Szucs

    Joe Szucs2 сарын өмнө

    At least use an lvl or make your own.

  80. Greg Graham

    Greg Graham2 сарын өмнө

    you should use Brazilian wood "Ipe"

  81. bryan diel

    bryan diel2 сарын өмнө

    Alright Garrett, dont let them tear up the 'Stanger with that soft ass wood! If you don't want it I'll take it!!

  82. Tony C

    Tony C2 сарын өмнө

    Most dumbest thing I have seen

  83. That Pedal Shmoe

    That Pedal Shmoe2 сарын өмнө

    More videos like this

  84. Texasrebel1967

    Texasrebel19672 сарын өмнө

    use a harder wood and have a woodshop put it on a lathe then balance it

  85. Benny T

    Benny T2 сарын өмнө

    Gotta try this same test with bamboo...

  86. FiveMinuteHippo

    FiveMinuteHippo2 сарын өмнө

    @Benny T Plus the weight advantage :-D

  87. Benny T

    Benny T2 сарын өмнө

    @FiveMinuteHippo I'd think at least, bamboo would have more torsional strength than most hardwood even.

  88. FiveMinuteHippo

    FiveMinuteHippo2 сарын өмнө

    Agreed, Bamboo should be way more durable.

  89. Apple Bag

    Apple Bag2 сарын өмнө

    all them bald eagles tore her apart

  90. scracer24c

    scracer24c2 сарын өмнө

    Who doesn’t like getting their wood “Heated Up”.... 😉