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

Publikuar 7 Nën 2019
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  • Cleetus McFarland

    Cleetus McFarland

    6 muaj më parë

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

    • Dustyn Kieffer

      Dustyn Kieffer

      5 muaj më parë

      PVC tubing

    • William Lawson

      William Lawson

      5 muaj më parë

      Do a concrete one Cleetus McFarland

    • Parker Post

      Parker Post

      6 muaj më parë

      Pvc drive shaft

    • Squrkols


      6 muaj më parë

      PVC pipe, rebar and concrete

    • Jordan


      6 muaj më parë

      Should have used JB Weld for the epoxy.

  • Kevin Agostini

    Kevin Agostini

    2 ditë më parë

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



    5 ditë më parë

    try with hardwood next time

  • Drew Winstead

    Drew Winstead

    10 ditë më parë

    stopped watching after you tried to sell me some credit app

  • MrHaydenJr


    11 ditë më parë

    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

  • Michael Johnsonbaugh

    Michael Johnsonbaugh

    17 ditë më parë

    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

  • SlunkMonke


    20 ditë më parë


  • Dan Kammerzelt

    Dan Kammerzelt

    20 ditë më parë

    Flintstones drive shaft.

  • Wadi 369

    Wadi 369

    22 ditë më parë

    Do something with LineX

  • BineThereDoneThat


    23 ditë më parë

    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

  • PhatSphinx


    23 ditë më parë

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

  • Keith Thomas

    Keith Thomas

    24 ditë më parë

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

  • ryan horne

    ryan horne

    24 ditë më parë

    use pine same joints

  • David Robinson

    David Robinson

    25 ditë më parë

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

  • Pablo lV

    Pablo lV

    26 ditë më parë

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

  • Allen Sailers

    Allen Sailers

    26 ditë më parë


  • cody gill

    cody gill

    27 ditë më parë

    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 😂

  • Renats Dubrovskis

    Renats Dubrovskis

    29 ditë më parë

    You shouldve tried ironwood way tougher

  • Jacob Petrov

    Jacob Petrov

    Muaj më parë

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

  • Black HAT

    Black HAT

    Muaj më parë

    When you say dont try this at home your talking about the shaft right because i like lighting my friends on fire 2:04

  • Stephen Lubey

    Stephen Lubey

    Muaj më parë

    Rubber drive shaft

  • shavezwill1222


    Muaj më parë

    A metal fence post

  • Andreas Berglund

    Andreas Berglund

    Muaj më parë

    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.

  • Jeffrey Ziola

    Jeffrey Ziola

    Muaj më parë

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

  • Jeroen Kuivenhoven

    Jeroen Kuivenhoven

    Muaj më parë

    Tray it wiht hardwood😜

  • vwharman


    Muaj më parë

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

  • Mark Phillips

    Mark Phillips

    Muaj më parë

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

  • David Colwell

    David Colwell

    Muaj më parë

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

  • Mophie


    Muaj më parë

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

  • Cameron Ross

    Cameron Ross

    Muaj më parë

    concrete with rebar

  • Neko Rodgers

    Neko Rodgers

    Muaj më parë

    2:05 is the butane torch just turned on and sitting on the table while he's flailing his arms around?

  • J Coggs

    J Coggs

    Muaj më parë

    Should have used pressure treated! LOL

  • Mike Adkins

    Mike Adkins

    Muaj më parë

    Use balsa wood. That will be like an unuptanium driveshaft

  • zinger dwarf

    zinger dwarf

    Muaj më parë

    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

  • Logan B

    Logan B

    Muaj më parë

    Why do you still have pennies?

  • master582


    Muaj më parë

    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.

  • Phi Helix

    Phi Helix

    Muaj më parë

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

  • Carl Freiermuth

    Carl Freiermuth

    Muaj më parë

    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

  • Hh Hh

    Hh Hh

    Muaj më parë

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

  • Russell Wright

    Russell Wright

    Muaj më parë

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

  • Terry Weston

    Terry Weston

    Muaj më parë

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

  • Kyle Kuhbander

    Kyle Kuhbander

    Muaj më parë

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

  • Eddie Tapuro

    Eddie Tapuro

    Muaj më parë

    17:05 cleetus hits his head on the diff 😂 @cleetus mcfarland

  • Bobby Loomis

    Bobby Loomis

    Muaj më parë

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

  • Ryan Mcadams

    Ryan Mcadams

    Muaj më parë

    PVC pipe full of epoxy

  • Vasili Panin

    Vasili Panin

    Muaj më parë

    No slip joint?

  • Rob


    Muaj më parë

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

  • Cameron1177


    Muaj më parë

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

  • J2498


    Muaj më parë

    I think Fred Flintstone designed the driveshaft.

  • Jonathan Garrison

    Jonathan Garrison

    Muaj më parë

    I bet a round post would have fared better.

  • Just1ofGod


    Muaj më parë

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

  • Mark Nowakowski

    Mark Nowakowski

    2 muaj më parë

    Hahahahaha was a no brainer NO BUENO HOLMS

  • Paul Davies

    Paul Davies

    2 muaj më parë

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

  • N Venus

    N Venus

    2 muaj më parë

    What about a PVC drive shaft

  • Matthew Califana

    Matthew Califana

    2 muaj më parë

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

  • riley smart

    riley smart

    2 muaj më parë

    Did it slept a lot

  • Daniel Marek

    Daniel Marek

    2 muaj më parë

    Should have used some thick wall PVC pipe.

  • Chris Dowland

    Chris Dowland

    2 muaj më parë

    Next time warp it in gorilla tape lol

  • Kevin Willard

    Kevin Willard

    2 muaj më parë

    Try to find a piece of eucalyptus wood and

    • Kevin Willard

      Kevin Willard

      2 muaj më parë

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

  • shadowsaidhe


    2 muaj më parë

    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

  • cadmonkey928


    2 muaj më parë

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

  • Matthew Amador

    Matthew Amador

    2 muaj më parë

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

  • George


    2 muaj më parë

    nice car

  • Michael Colgan

    Michael Colgan

    2 muaj më parë

    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

  • Michael Colgan

    Michael Colgan

    2 muaj më parë

    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

  • Dan The Tech

    Dan The Tech

    2 muaj më parë

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

  • Iam Brunskill

    Iam Brunskill

    2 muaj më parë

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



    2 muaj më parë


  • Melting Hero

    Melting Hero

    2 muaj më parë

    I want a lego drive shaft video next please

  • DrDysl3xia


    2 muaj më parë

    12:02 I have a prediction... that exhaust is going to get blown off.

    • DrDysl3xia


      2 muaj më parë

      Looks like the exhaust survived.

  • Joe Szucs

    Joe Szucs

    2 muaj më parë

    At least use an lvl or make your own.

  • Greg Graham

    Greg Graham

    2 muaj më parë

    you should use Brazilian wood "Ipe"

  • bryan diel

    bryan diel

    2 muaj më parë

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

  • Tony C

    Tony C

    2 muaj më parë

    Most dumbest thing I have seen

  • That Pedal Shmoe

    That Pedal Shmoe

    2 muaj më parë

    More videos like this

  • Texasrebel1967


    2 muaj më parë

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

  • Benny T

    Benny T

    2 muaj më parë

    Gotta try this same test with bamboo...

    • FiveMinuteHippo


      Muaj më parë

      @Benny T Plus the weight advantage :-D

    • Benny T

      Benny T

      2 muaj më parë

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

    • FiveMinuteHippo


      2 muaj më parë

      Agreed, Bamboo should be way more durable.

  • Apple Bag

    Apple Bag

    2 muaj më parë

    all them bald eagles tore her apart

  • scracer24c


    2 muaj më parë

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

  • the al show

    the al show

    2 muaj më parë

    When I saw the grain on the end of the post I knew it would fail. Use a post made from the center of the tree. Use a hardwood like oak. Turn it on a wood lathe. Or maybe use a metal post from the Freedom Factory chain link fence that needs to be replaced.