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

  • Published on:  Thursday, November 7, 2019
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  • Cleetus McFarland

    Cleetus McFarland

     7 days ago +945

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

  • Yujin La Salle

    Yujin La Salle

     an hour ago

    explain that fucking asterisk on the *results may vary. Don't try to fuck people over

  • ThatsMyPurse IdontKnowYou

    ThatsMyPurse IdontKnowYou

     2 hours ago

    " im sure they can get a deal "


  • thor_sT


     2 hours ago

    What about a marerial which is more tough? Bambus for example, too id maybe cut the wooden part a bit longer since its much more flexible than the metal shaft to prevent the difference between the both materials and twistabiltys? I hope that makes sense, funny idea tho. What about a giant spring as shaft? That would be interesting too

  • Ande Theo

    Ande Theo

     2 hours ago

    Use the same type of beam but run it through a lathe until its perfectly straight.

  • etm04040


     2 hours ago

    could soak the 4x4 in penetrating epoxy maybe

  • Thomas Cary

    Thomas Cary

     3 hours ago

    You could have taken a word turning tool like a bowl gouge and while it was on the rack. Turned the 4x4 down. That would have help balance it out.

  • Drum Method

    Drum Method

     3 hours ago

    Lmfao!! 🤣🤣

  • J S

    J S

     5 hours ago

    balance it, wrap it with fiberglass, and you'll be good. use type 3 wood glue instead of resin though lol with denim instead of fiberglass

  • Dave Iauco

    Dave Iauco

     6 hours ago

    Start with a 6 x 6, turn it down on a lathe. Insert into ends and bolt/glue like you did. Coat entire shaft with jb weld & turn on lathe again. Then install & try it.

  • MoistSnek


     6 hours ago +1

    Now test wi-fi SEMA driveshaft.

  • mark arnold

    mark arnold

     6 hours ago


  • Grey Classic

    Grey Classic

     7 hours ago

    14:33 if you have other things to do today

  • Brian Baney

    Brian Baney

     8 hours ago

    Should have put a bolt threw the metal an wood

  • Wabefuhon


     8 hours ago

    What if you get some plates and wrap the board with 4 or 5 plates. That might help.

  • theositocharmin


     8 hours ago

    next time try whit a different tipe of wood .on jalisco mexico there is a wood the we called CUATE this wood is so hard the even a chainsaw can’t cut it

  • jeff curtis

    jeff curtis

     8 hours ago

    You guys need to use a different type of wood that is stronger, 4x4s are not the best for what your trying to do and have the shaft lathed so the shaft is true. Avoid drilling holes threw it it will brake the grain and cause week spots in the wood. Not sure what to recommend for would but ash might be a good start

  • Aaron Parker

    Aaron Parker

     8 hours ago

    >>>>> IDEA!! <<<<<<
    What if you MUST make one out of newspaper and epoxy... Roll it into a tube or log, and install. This new material... Cleetus-Carbon Fiber material!?!?!

    Laminated wood in many layers with grain pattern resisting the torsional forces would work better. As you saw the wood grain is running the wrong direction for the strength you want, thus it laminated and exploded. Basically you want to make a composite material with wood and epoxy.

  • Cancers free

    Cancers free

     11 hours ago

    Short lived but enough content lol

  • subyswift


     14 hours ago

    wood drive shaft white pvc pipe arouwnd it