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Do any of you know who makes aluminum 3 groove pulleys?  I what to make a blown flathead drag motor with them.

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8 hours ago, zoomiev said:

Do any of you know who makes aluminum 3 groove pulleys?  I what to make a blown flathead drag motor with them.

I stacked discs of plastic, to make these. I used strips of electrical tape for the belts. It's over 20 years old, so, it's held up, just fine.

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That looks great,  I might go with that.  Thanks

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10 hours ago, zoomiev said:

That looks great,  I might go with that.  Thanks

Thanks, George! Glad to help.

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I enjoyed your photos, Straightliner59.

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9 hours ago, BigTallDad said:

And if you want to go Gonzo on the belts, this might help

http://www.modelcarsmag.com/forums/topic/102506-fanbelt-tutorial/

I'm maybe not smarter than my dog but I am going to try this. Thanks for the tutorial on making belts. It's amazing how things are made to add to the builds looks when you need something not in a kit.

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