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Forum: Electric Projects 05-23-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 64
Posted By anderkart
The Honda single-wire charge coils don't have or...

The Honda single-wire charge coils don't have or need a voltage regulator/rectifier, they have a very low 3-amp DC output and only require an in-line diode to keep the charging coil from causing a...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-22-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 59
Posted By anderkart
You could send Horstman your pics and ask, ...

You could send Horstman your pics and ask,
here's they're email: info@horstmanclutches.com
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-22-2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 123
Posted By anderkart
The guys at Hilliard would know, here's their...

The guys at Hilliard would know,
here's their ph.#(607) 733-7121
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-16-2020, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 80
Posted By anderkart
You should get some bids from a free online...

You should get some bids from a free online service called uShip. They have a huge network of Independent shippers that'll keep placing lower and lower bids on shipping your Item until you finally...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-12-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 99
Posted By anderkart
This link claims your engine comes with a...

This link claims your engine comes with a #420-pitch counter sprocket with 15 teeth:
https://wholesale-cycle.com/140cc-piranha-engine/
Is that the exact model of engine you bought?

I can tell...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-11-2020, 08:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 343
Posted By anderkart
Yes, but the oval racekart guys use a different...

Yes, but the oval racekart guys use a different term for that. They refer to it as adjusting the 'cross weight percentage', instead of 'adjusting more or less wedge' term the oval car racers...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-10-2020, 10:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 343
Posted By anderkart
I raced at a small 1/10th-mile clay oval track...

I raced at a small 1/10th-mile clay oval track that might have been a similar size of your tracks.

I started out running a set of tires/rims that were the very common size & stagger for the...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-07-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 137
Posted By anderkart
If your axle has holes for pegs, you need to use...

If your axle has holes for pegs, you need to use pegged keys.

Comet kart sales are in the USA & stock lots of metric axle componets including pegged keys: ...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-06-2020, 08:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 343
Posted By anderkart
Your welcome. I can help with tire/rim selection...

Your welcome. I can help with tire/rim selection but something we need to research first is if your track requires everyone to run the exact same brand, size & compound tires. Lots of dirt oval kart...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-05-2020, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 142
Posted By anderkart
Sounds like it might be charging fine, especially...

Sounds like it might be charging fine, especially if the static voltage of your battery was only around 12.2 volts before starting the engine...

Your little single wire charging coil probably only...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-05-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 343
Posted By anderkart
You can buy front wheel hubs with the US (not...

You can buy front wheel hubs with the US (not metric) 3-bolt patern and 3/4" ID. bearings here: https://out2win.com/catalog/wheelhubsF.html

Most oval racers run front wheel hubs with the US 3-bolt...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-01-2020, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 155
Posted By anderkart
I raced dirt oval karts and suggest you start by...

I raced dirt oval karts and suggest you start by contacting the tech inspector at your local track for Info. Most tracks have very strictly enforced rules. Your kpp engine might be allowed in their...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-30-2020, 09:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 343
Posted By anderkart
Are you setting it up for a dirt Oval track, or a...

Are you setting it up for a dirt Oval track, or a dirt track with right & left turns?

If Its dirt oval, what size is your track? (smaller oval tracks usually require more R/L tire stagger than...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-27-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 270
Posted By anderkart
Did your rotor come with your caliper in a kit? ...

Did your rotor come with your caliper in a kit?

If not, I was thinking your caliper might be designed for a vented rotor that's a lot thicker; and this might be resulting in your caliper...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-25-2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 227
Posted By anderkart
Might be 30mm. but another possibility is they're...

Might be 30mm. but another possibility is they're actually 1-1/4" hubs...

Easy way to confirm things is accurately measuring the keyway with a digital Caliper:

1-1/4"-hubs have a 1/4"-wide...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-22-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 127
Posted By anderkart
Besides the difference in axle diameter, they...

Besides the difference in axle diameter, they have different sized hub/axle-keys and rim bolt patterns.

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You...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-20-2020, 08:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 122
Posted By anderkart
Your choice but think I'd at least check the bore...

Your choice but think I'd at least check the bore and try to rebuild it first, besides your engine; everything else looks to be period correct components for a fairly valuable vintage Margay.
...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-19-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 187
Posted By anderkart
I used to race an offset kart on dirt oval...

I used to race an offset kart on dirt oval tracks. Mine definitely turned left better than right but it still turned right just fine, turned right way better than most any live-axle yardkart.
...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-19-2020, 09:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 184
Posted By anderkart
You'd probably wanna wait to buy your axle...

You'd probably wanna wait to buy your axle sprocket until you know how many teeth the counter sprocket has on the pitbike engine you get... You'll also need to confirm the chain-size/pitch.

But to...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-19-2020, 08:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 187
Posted By anderkart
It's definitely an Offset chassis made for oval...

It's definitely an Offset chassis made for oval track racing. There were like 20+ different companies manufacturing oval racekarts and I'm not sure what brand, model & year yours is.

The guys at...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-18-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 184
Posted By anderkart
I noticed your frames rear cross member angles...

I noticed your frames rear cross member angles close to the axle on the engine side... That's not a problem with installing a motorcycle or pitbike engine because they only need a fairly small...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-08-2020, 08:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 116
Posted By anderkart
Might be a combination of more than just one...

Might be a combination of more than just one problem, but things you could try:

Maybe one of your front scales are inaccurate, you could try swapping those 2 side to side as an easy test.

Make...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-06-2020, 08:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 167
Posted By anderkart
Yep, that should work fine; but you should also...

Yep, that should work fine; but you should also make sure there's not some other problem: like low-tire air pressure, or a wheel/axle bearing that's defective (or just needs cleaning/lubrication), or...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-06-2020, 07:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 271
Posted By anderkart
You'll find smaller sized, #35 pitch sprocket...

You'll find smaller sized, #35 pitch sprocket blanks here:
http://www.gokartgalaxy.com/sprocket-blanks.html

Here's a #35 sprocket diameter chart:
Forum: All Other Parts 04-04-2020, 08:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 362
Posted By anderkart
:iagree:

:iagree:
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