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Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 07:28 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 867
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
I just put a new cam in my go kart and had to...

I just put a new cam in my go kart and had to grind it on two sides to clear the rod.
It broke my heart a little to have to grind on such a nice piece:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 07:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 184
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Thatís a harbor freight tig that Iíve had for...

Thatís a harbor freight tig that Iíve had for about six years now. Iíve been very happy with its performance and Iíll buy another one when this one dies.

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Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 09-16-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 346
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
When I started building my dyno and posting...

When I started building my dyno and posting pictures and videos on here I was told that it wouldn’t work, I was doing it wrong, etc. I did it anyway. I still use it to tune my race motors and we win...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-16-2019, 08:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 184
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
It looked like something youíd strain pasta with,...

It looked like something youíd strain pasta with, lol.
I donít know anything about the tillotson other than its no siezed. PM me an offer and you may own it, lol.

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Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-16-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 184
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Sure, I have more than Iíll ever need, lol. ...

Sure, I have more than Iíll ever need, lol.

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Iím going to use the carb for the big bore stroker Iím...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 09-16-2019, 07:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 104
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Dang, I wish I had seen the beginning of this. It...

Dang, I wish I had seen the beginning of this. It looks like it got quite out of hand.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-16-2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 184
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
It’s like a treasure hunt. It was fun to dig...

It’s like a treasure hunt. It was fun to dig through it, I’ve known the guy I bought it off of for a few years now and I didn’t think he’d steer me wrong.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-15-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 184
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
I bought a mystery box full of parts

https://youtu.be/N9pK2iMfKEI
I bought a box full of parts without looking through it very well and made out like a bandit.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-09-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 494
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
With a max Torque clutch, lol

With a max Torque clutch, lol
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-01-2019, 02:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 203
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
A lot of guys turn 6500ish. I’ll let you know...

A lot of guys turn 6500ish. I’ll let you know where we end up with these.

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Legal for NKA and AKRA while...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-31-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 203
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Google EC Tillotson. They have them on sale right...

Google EC Tillotson. They have them on sale right now for $130. I haven’t opened one up, but I believe it’s a +.010 cast rod and 10.8 springs. They’re legal for stock class racing so they can’t have...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-31-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 203
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Thanks, but it didn’t hurt me. It was hot enough...

Thanks, but it didn’t hurt me. It was hot enough to be uncomfortable, but not hot enough to harm me.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-31-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 203
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Iíve pretty well settled on 32 degrees. I hooked...

Iíve pretty well settled on 32 degrees. I hooked up the wideband O2 sensor and got mid 11ís to mid 12ís under full throttle and got a consistent 17.2-17.7 lb/ft.
Then my dyno got hot and spewed oil...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-31-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 203
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
First pull is in the books. Straight out of the...

First pull is in the books. Straight out of the box with ignition timing at 28 degrees I made six pulls and got hetreeen 16.9-17.4 ft/lbs every time. For reference a predator with a cl-4 cam, .009...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-31-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 203
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Putting timing marks on the flywheel for quick...

Putting timing marks on the flywheel for quick adjustment on the dyno. I should know what these are all about by the end of the day.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-30-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 198
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
I put the shaft back in with a dab of locktite.

I put the shaft back in with a dab of locktite.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-30-2019, 07:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 203
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
The 212’s come with flywheels, these didn’t.

The 212’s come with flywheels, these didn’t.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-29-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 203
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Good thing I live in a good neighborhood, lol....

Good thing I live in a good neighborhood, lol. Those boxes would’ve gotten me robbed for sure in some of the places I’ve lived.
The thing with these engines is that Tillotson took the legal...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-29-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 203
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
More goodies from Tillotson

So there was a dad at our track raising Cain because the boys have been running predators which are technically illegal, but these are stock harbor freight predators that I clearanced for racing....
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-29-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 308
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
With a set of 1.3 rockers and a good head that...

With a set of 1.3 rockers and a good head that would make a pretty good running engine.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-28-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 308
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Weight is a big factor in the 420 vs 212 debate...

Weight is a big factor in the 420 vs 212 debate also. Those predator blocks will surprise you with what they will take before they break. Iíd recommend contacting Gary Costanza for a head, he has...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-27-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 198
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Thatís how I do it too. Itís much easier that...

Thatís how I do it too. Itís much easier that trying to dig the clip out.
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 08-23-2019, 07:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 114
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Welcome

Welcome
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-21-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 181
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
NP, I was pretty impressed with it myself. For...

NP, I was pretty impressed with it myself. For $70 I donít think it can be beat.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-20-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 181
Posted By Flyinhillbilly
Normal deck height, normal clone bolt pattern on...

Normal deck height, normal clone bolt pattern on the head.
I’ve broken clone blocks, and that one of the reasons I’m excited about this one, also the stock 72mm bore is a real bonus.
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