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Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-01-2019, 01:18 PM
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Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
You guys are awesome, thanks for your help and...

You guys are awesome, thanks for your help and patience!
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-31-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 393
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Added pictures of solenoid/starter wires as they...

Added pictures of solenoid/starter wires as they were hooked up, I haven’t messed with them yet.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-31-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 393
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Awesome! So + battery to one side push switch...

Awesome!
So + battery to one side push switch and the other side of push switch to the terminal that activates solenoid. Solenoid has a +battery connection to one side, other side goes to starter....
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-30-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 205
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Welcome! A) 8 HP with stage 1 mods maybe +2...

Welcome!

A) 8 HP with stage 1 mods maybe +2 or 3 HP (educated guess though)
B) I would personally upgrade to a 40 series
C) You’ll find most say a 6:1 ratio or better, but it’s for belt wear...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-30-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 393
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Yeah I’m just frustrated because it seems like...

Yeah I’m just frustrated because it seems like it’s something simple but I can’t figure it out lol. I got this engine from a trade and know nothing about how it is supposed to be hooked up because...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-30-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 393
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Ok, well I guess I’ll have to just try a 5 or 6...

Ok, well I guess I’ll have to just try a 5 or 6 pin switch instead lol.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-28-2019, 04:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 393
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
That help?

That help?
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-27-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 393
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Model number 350447 Type 1096-E1 Code 97111911

Model number 350447
Type 1096-E1
Code 97111911
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-27-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 393
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Ok I’ll have to look when I get off work

Ok I’ll have to look when I get off work
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-26-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 393
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
I’ve looked for an understandable diagram oft...

I’ve looked for an understandable diagram oft video but have not found anything
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-26-2019, 06:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 393
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Start/kill switches and Starter hookup

Briggs V twin Vanguard. I’m not sure if I can, but I would like to have a push button start switch (2 wire if possible since I have a switch that is that), and a separate kill switch (two terminal...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-12-2019, 12:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 948
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
ANNNNND... I have to go back on my word now, I AM...

ANNNNND... I have to go back on my word now, I AM installing the V-twin lol. After mocking up, rather trying to mock up, the GX-390 it became apparent that the Honda would require more space and...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-28-2019, 02:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 948
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Ok, well I decided not to install the V-Twin on...

Ok, well I decided not to install the V-Twin on this kart. I will be installing it on my Carter Trail Hunter instead. I think it’s just the wiser choice because of the weight difference between the...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-26-2019, 05:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 948
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Yes, I know lol. When I ordered them I assumed it...

Yes, I know lol. When I ordered them I assumed it (saying it’s a 1” hex bore) was a typo since they say that they’re “commonly used on most Manco models “ a few words later in the description and I...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-25-2019, 04:57 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 948
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
lol, well since it’s just a project and just hubs...

lol, well since it’s just a project and just hubs I’m okay with that. From here on, if I have to replace an axle I will definitely be going with round though.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-24-2019, 11:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 948
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
The hex axle is 7/8”, they took a 1” round bore...

The hex axle is 7/8”, they took a 1” round bore hub and made it into a hex hub, marketing it as “fits Manco hex axles”, instead of an actual 7/8” hex bored hub. So there’s too much space between the...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-24-2019, 12:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 948
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Ran into a snag this evening while installing the...

Ran into a snag this evening while installing the new axle, bearings, and hubs. I ordered the axle and hubs from the same company (won’t mention names on open forum), and when I installed the hubs...
Forum: For Sale or Trade 04-21-2019, 05:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,497
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
I just pulled off a set of knobby tires that are...

I just pulled off a set of knobby tires that are on 7/8" hex rims that I believe are 8" wheel. I'll check and upload pics this evening when I get home if you're still interested. I went with 4 on 4...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-21-2019, 05:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 948
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Pictures cont.

Pictures cont.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-21-2019, 05:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 948
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
A few parts etc that I had a little time to get...

A few parts etc that I had a little time to get cleaned up etc, and a couple of new parts
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-21-2019, 05:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 139
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
I had wondered that as well. With the different...

I had wondered that as well. With the different technologies and compounds developed, you would think that there would be a variety of belt "toughness" options (like tires, aside from ply rating...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-16-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Alignment or tension might be the issue. To get...

Alignment or tension might be the issue. To get the chain, take the tire/rim off or take the master link out maybe. I've ran into similar situations where I ended up pulling on the chain while...
Forum: Build Off Contest Main Area 04-16-2019, 01:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,918
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Would my current build qualify? The pics in the...

Would my current build qualify? The pics in the post are all starting pics with only removal of the original engine and foam paddings.

http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/showthread.php?t=40949
...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-16-2019, 01:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 661
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
What am I missing, because the first picture and...

What am I missing, because the first picture and the update picture it looks like the same installation? I'm about to install a couple of 40 series so I'm curious.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-16-2019, 01:06 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 948
Posted By HONEYBADGERFTW
Been busy with work, but finally have all the...

Been busy with work, but finally have all the parts and metal in and will have 2 days off after tonight, so hopefully I'll have some pictures of progress by this weekend.
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