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Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 10-09-2018, 08:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,014
Posted By 7thofa2nd
The stick drawing - piston rings

Here is a side view drawing of my new piston rings. Which ring would go on top and which one on the bottom, which direction should they face (up or down)?

https://imgur.com/qWY1ETx
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 10-08-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,014
Posted By 7thofa2nd
It doesn't show what the ends of the rings look...

It doesn't show what the ends of the rings look like, and I'm guessing the direction they're installed matters.
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 10-08-2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,014
Posted By 7thofa2nd
@Tpdingo That's GREAT! I like learning. I'll...

@Tpdingo
That's GREAT! I like learning. I'll save that. THANKS
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 10-08-2018, 08:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,014
Posted By 7thofa2nd
Wooohoooo!!! I worked. OK, here is basically what...

Wooohoooo!!! I worked. OK, here is basically what the ends on the rings look like. Which end goes up, and which one would be the top ring?

https://imgur.com/aok4pz2
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 10-08-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,014
Posted By 7thofa2nd
Ha!!! ****, it's just a little stick drawing....

Ha!!! ****, it's just a little stick drawing. hahahahaha

---------- Post added at 08:23 PM ---------- Previous post was at 08:21 PM ----------

I want a beep beep sound when I talk. ;) Where is...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 10-08-2018, 06:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,014
Posted By 7thofa2nd
Wth

GOOD GOD!!!! I've never had so much **** trouble navigating on a sight as I do here. SHEEEEESH!!! ****, I don't mean to be *****y but.... WTH! I chose the file, uploaded it, and it says "invalid...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 10-08-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,014
Posted By 7thofa2nd
"Insert image"? It says "please insert URL of...

"Insert image"? It says "please insert URL of your image" ??????????????????????????????
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 10-08-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,014
Posted By 7thofa2nd
How can I add a simple drawing to show you what...

How can I add a simple drawing to show you what the side view of the rings looks like?
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 10-08-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,014
Posted By 7thofa2nd
Forgive my lack of the proper terminology here,...

Forgive my lack of the proper terminology here, hope you can figure out WTH I'm trying to explain...

OK, the oil control ring will probably be the easiest since it looks like the originals. I'll...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 10-08-2018, 03:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,014
Posted By 7thofa2nd
HELP - Piston Rings Installation

I'm installing a set of new piston rings in a Tecumseh 4hp (first-timer) and I need some help in figuring out the order and direction they need to go in. No instructions or photos came in the box...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 10-07-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,005
Posted By 7thofa2nd
After many delays... here's an update on my mini...

After many delays... here's an update on my mini bike and it's Tecumseh ECV-110 4hp engine.

The frame, wheels, tires, throttle grip and cable etc. were ready over a month ago... finishing the...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-22-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 818
Posted By 7thofa2nd
Sometimes using a wire wheel isn't enough, try...

Sometimes using a wire wheel isn't enough, try using sandpaper or emery paper, then spray with penetrating fluid. Beat it back the other way, then resand what you've exposed. Now beat it back in the...
Forum: Crazy Craigslist Finds 09-04-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,170
Posted By 7thofa2nd
If I had it, I wouldn't be selling it either. I...

If I had it, I wouldn't be selling it either. I like it even more than the early Vette kart that I thought of bidding on. On that '57, I wish they had included some side views and level views rather...
Forum: Crazy Craigslist Finds 09-04-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,170
Posted By 7thofa2nd
WOW!!! I'm poor, glad you have it. ;) ...oh,...

WOW!!! I'm poor, glad you have it. ;)

...oh, you're just shopping. The semi wouldn't interest me at all, but the '57 is pretty unique. I'd say he could easily get $6-800, just not from me.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-04-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,005
Posted By 7thofa2nd
Thanks again. I was there and saw that all the...

Thanks again. I was there and saw that all the diagrams were for verticle engines, and I don't know if they have the same carbs as a horizontal or not.

I don't remember ever having problems...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-04-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,005
Posted By 7thofa2nd
Thanks ezcome-ezgo for the clarification......

Thanks ezcome-ezgo for the clarification... that's pretty much what I was thinking, but my thinking has been a little sketchy lately.
OK, I have 2 3/4" bore, 1 15/16" stroke = 11.0 cu. in. so it's...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-04-2018, 07:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,005
Posted By 7thofa2nd
Mea culpa... Not exactly sure how to...

Mea culpa...

Not exactly sure how to measure bore and stroke... then how to proceed with that information.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-03-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,005
Posted By 7thofa2nd
I'm ready to flip out!!!

OK, my mini bike project should have been finished 2 weeks ago. I THOUGHT I wanted to stay with the engine that came with it. What a **** mistake!!!

Let me know where I did stupid stuff as you...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-25-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 818
Posted By 7thofa2nd
Can't wait to see the finished kart. :thumbsup:

Can't wait to see the finished kart. :thumbsup:
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-25-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,005
Posted By 7thofa2nd
DIY technique... I'm in the right place then....

DIY technique... I'm in the right place then. :thumbsup:
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-25-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,005
Posted By 7thofa2nd
@itsid... nope, didn't check the balance (don't...

@itsid... nope, didn't check the balance (don't really know how to do it) and am just trusting (hoping/praying) it's not needed. Living dangerous!!!

I watched a few youtube videos on the topic,...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-24-2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,005
Posted By 7thofa2nd
Well, I followed instructions and JB-welded them...

Well, I followed instructions and JB-welded them on... so I guess we'll see tomorrow whether it was successful or not, and go from there.
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 08-23-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 63,040
Posted By 7thofa2nd
With the proper tools... the sky's the limit.

With the proper tools... the sky's the limit.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-23-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,005
Posted By 7thofa2nd
My first question is... how do I know for sure...

My first question is... how do I know for sure that I do actually have the magnets in the right position? Second question... what happens if I don't? (more questions...) What if I'm off a little? Is...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 08-23-2018, 07:25 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 63,040
Posted By 7thofa2nd
oooooooo... a lathe. I want one. Nice piece of...

oooooooo... a lathe. I want one. Nice piece of work ya got there.
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