1. brookwoodpat

    brookwoodpat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone have any wheel recommendations for tractors?
     
  2. patandchickens

    patandchickens Flock Mistress

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    The larger the wheel, the less it gets stuck in every little dip and bump in your lawn [​IMG]

    I use lawnmower wheels (they sell 'em at hardware stores for $3-12 each depending on diameter, or you may have old ones around), with sufficiently-long bolts for axle, I think mine are 3/8" diam and have no recollection what length. (With of course appropriate nuts and washers). Works fine for me.

    Have fun,

    Pat
     
  3. herocomplex

    herocomplex Out Of The Brooder

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  4. plapczynski

    plapczynski Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I wouldn't use one that takes air. Nothing like a chicken with a flat tire.....[​IMG]

    I can see them now running out like a pit crew, pulling the old tire, [​IMG] putting on the new tire... [​IMG] [​IMG] doing little chicken burn outs... [​IMG] sorry got carried away.
     
  5. willheveland

    willheveland Chillin' With My Peeps

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    These work for me.Make sure you get metal centers no plastic if you want them to hold up. Will
     

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