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

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  • Published: 07 November 2019
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Comments • 5 865

  • Cleetus McFarland
    Cleetus McFarland   1 weeks back

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

  • Anthony French
    Anthony French  3 minutes back

    You guys are too funny

    • Nafryti Nosferatu
      Nafryti Nosferatu  24 minutes back

      why not glue a bunch of hardwood strips together and turn them round on a large lathe then install it.

      • St1ckyJesus
        St1ckyJesus  1 hours back

        I'd love to see a episode using large rocks as wheels and tires

        • Onenlegbill Wick
          Onenlegbill Wick  2 hours back

          Take a piece of white oak use a 4"x4" and have it turned to the ID of your shaft ends. Try home depot they have different "Hobby Wood" I get all my wood for making different cutting Boards serving Trays
          wall art skateboards and more.
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          • ROVER25X
            ROVER25X  2 hours back

            Laminated wood strips.

            • spenny dee
              spenny dee  5 hours back

              You're a idiot dude!

              • # BallTag
                # BallTag  8 hours back

                You people are dumb as fuck. Plus why drag this one out?

                • Marc Flameling
                  Marc Flameling  9 hours back

                  Make one out of banboo

                  • Andrew Siefker
                    Andrew Siefker  9 hours back

                    I recommend a hardwood and shape it to the diameter of a regular driveshaft and add counter weights if needed.

                    • 401K_ScatPack
                      401K_ScatPack  11 hours back

                      Move to Russia where this dumb crap IS entertaining. There is a Y-Tuber that could give some ideas there doing same kind of Rocket Science.

                      • Rasheed Bilal
                        Rasheed Bilal  12 hours back

                        Make a driveshaft out of JB Weld putty.

                        • James Spencer
                          James Spencer  15 hours back

                          Plywood. Get a sheet of good plywood and cut it into strips, glue it, screw it and make a square post.

                          • daniel roddenberry
                            daniel roddenberry  16 hours back

                            make a resin drive shaft

                            • Nick Arnold
                              Nick Arnold  16 hours back

                              It would have held up WAY better if you guys just spun it on the rack and shaved it some to balance it. The Rustang Wood Lathe. Cutting the extra off the bolts so they didn't hit the exhaust and brake lines would have been a great idea as well....🤦‍♂️

                              • WilliamTythas
                                WilliamTythas  18 hours back

                                Baseball bats with a pile/tube coupler in the middle joining them

                                • wolferguy
                                  wolferguy  19 hours back

                                  You guys and your shenanigans.

                                  • Chace Elliott
                                    Chace Elliott  20 hours back

                                    Use some stainless zip ties every couple of inches down the shaft to maybe help it hold together.

                                    • Mordecai Epsilon
                                      Mordecai Epsilon  21 hours back

                                      Get something with a really vertical grain, like make sure the grain hardly cuts across the length of the post.

                                      • ham c
                                        ham c  22 hours back

                                        Weld up a heavy duty garage door spring

                                        • Eevee Harr
                                          Eevee Harr  23 hours back

                                          Use harder wood 🤷🏻‍♀️🤷🏻‍♀️

                                          • Rusty Bottoms88
                                            Rusty Bottoms88  24 hours back

                                            Cool experiment. For future reference, they do make round wooden fence post.

                                            • Brandon Mullen
                                              Brandon Mullen  24 hours back

                                              You guys should try the flex tape stuff, they made a roll cage with it.

                                              • Brandon Mullen
                                                Brandon Mullen  24 hours back

                                                You guys are freaking hilarious.

                                                • SugarBooty
                                                  SugarBooty  1 days back

                                                  Asking the real questions!

                                                  • RESKILLIENCE
                                                    RESKILLIENCE  1 days back

                                                    You just made a drivable lathe.

                                                    • John Nickerson
                                                      John Nickerson  1 days back

                                                      Try Iron wood,

                                                      • B Jones
                                                        B Jones  1 days back

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

                                                        • k k
                                                          k k  1 days back

                                                          Driveshaft out of something soft metal or ice

                                                          • Hank Jr
                                                            Hank Jr  1 days back

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

                                                            • Air Canada 001
                                                              Air Canada 001  1 days back

                                                              In russia thats nothing thats very common in russia lol

                                                              • Michael Forward
                                                                Michael Forward  2 days 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  2 days 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  2 days 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  2 days 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  2 days back

                                                                        “You worked at All American Burger!”

                                                                        • swordsman51
                                                                          swordsman51  2 days back

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

                                                                          • Austin Surber
                                                                            Austin Surber  2 days back

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

                                                                            • Stanz B
                                                                              Stanz B  2 days back

                                                                              A Lathe would've helped you out a bit.

                                                                              • Blaise Dobson
                                                                                Blaise Dobson  2 days 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  2 days 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  2 days back

                                                                                      Try different type wood like oak and a good lathe.

                                                                                      • Isaiah TD
                                                                                        Isaiah TD  2 days back

                                                                                        this reminds me of the Dukes of Hazzard Movie. 😂

                                                                                        • james jines
                                                                                          james jines  2 days 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  2 days back

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

                                                                                            • Hotty_ Pockets
                                                                                              Hotty_ Pockets  2 days back

                                                                                              make a driveshaft out of PVC pipe

                                                                                              • Jacob Lanier
                                                                                                Jacob Lanier  2 days back

                                                                                                Use chains as a drive shaft