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Old 05-12-2013, 08:41 PM   #31
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Very nice!

This shows how the variator should work:

It's a variable width pully, much like a snowmobile clutch, controlled by the lever with the notches. When working correctly, it is used to vary (Variator) the ground speed of the tractor in each gear.
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