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freakboy 11-08-2009 06:07 PM

twin disscussion
 
Well this is for all those guys who like the twins!!heheeh :D

Opposed,inline,v etc.

Share your tips and tricks here.
Modifications to yours.
what type is yours.
This general stuff.

I thought it would be nice to have a place to talk about them.

jr dragster T 11-08-2009 06:25 PM

Arctic Cat Sno Pro 440 twin:)

Inline twin.

V-Force 3 reeds:)

freakboy 11-08-2009 06:42 PM

How high does that baby rev? what kinda power you looking at with it?

BriggsTwins 11-08-2009 06:45 PM

Yay twin thread!!!!!!

freakboy 11-08-2009 06:47 PM

Well we can tell someones exited about it lol.

BriggsTwins 11-08-2009 06:49 PM

nah just spent an hour with my best friend and couldnt be happier, and the thread is nice too!

freakboy 11-08-2009 06:51 PM

lol thats awsome Is it a girl???? hehehe

So ummm lets not talk about those "twins" and get onto engine topics what kinda twin you got cubic inches? factory sticker hp? any special things bout it which orentation and what its going on.

anderkart 11-08-2009 06:53 PM

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Originally Posted by freakboy (Post 70146)
Well this is for all those guys who like the twins!!heheeh :D



Mmmm... twins :drool5:

BriggsTwins 11-08-2009 06:59 PM

yes a girl and......(distracted)

18 horse twin revived from lt18 lawn tractor
runs 690cc or 42 cubic inches with a 9 amp alternator
repainted and runs really good!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X4gER3ZOeIM


here is a video of it running. still needs a dipstick assembly fuel pump, and an air filter.....and then just need a kart frame to put it on

Rotore 11-08-2009 07:21 PM

My Kohler
 
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725cc 25hp Kohler Commando, full pressure lub w/ oil cooler, electric start, diaphram carb and pump and dual PTO w/ a beefy as$ flywheel.

BriggsTwins 11-08-2009 07:27 PM

i love that chopper vid, these kohlers have a big cam

Rotore 11-08-2009 07:32 PM

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Originally Posted by BriggsTwins (Post 70173)
i love that chopper vid, these kohlers have a big cam

yea the quad lobe cam is huge compare to some of the cams seen in these small engines

jr dragster T 11-08-2009 07:34 PM

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Originally Posted by anderkart (Post 70168)
Mmmm... twins :drool5:

DISTRACTION AHEM...My twin is a 440 cc liquid cooled inline 2 pumping out around 130 HP at around 10,000 RPM. All modifications internally are unknown till I completely disassemble the engine. I know for sure it was V Force 3 reeds though.

modelengineer 11-08-2009 07:45 PM

Niiiiiiice. 2-strokes are insane.

Mine is a 487cc (nearly 30 cu in) inline twin.
4 stroke
Air and oil cooled
9.0:1 compression ratio
47hp stock
11,000 rpm redline because of valve float
Custom adjustable on-the-fly rev limiter 0 - 11,000 rpm
Twin 34mm Mikuni carbs
6" Autometer monster tacho
Performance stainless steel exhaust (loud! See pic)
Rejetted from 17.5-60-130 to 20-60-145
Larger than stock oil cooler
Soon to have uni filter pods
6 spd sequential gearbox
Wet multi plate clutch

Best pic I have of the engine:

http://i231.photobucket.com/albums/e..._pbkt/9809.jpg

BriggsTwins 11-08-2009 07:45 PM

nice, all of u guys are running like 6K and above, i top out at 3700

freakboy 11-08-2009 07:46 PM

Hahaha im runnin 6k

Rotore 11-08-2009 07:49 PM

i'll see how far i can push the kohler rpm wise.

BriggsTwins 11-08-2009 07:49 PM

nice

BriggsTwins 11-08-2009 07:49 PM

i dont wanna push mine, i get the feeling it would toss a rod before it floats a valve

freakboy 11-08-2009 07:50 PM

Is urs a splash lubed? and what orrentation?


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