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Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs Today, 05:52 AM
Replies: 33
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Posted By slicksonly
Ok; Kart & mini bike people, going for a finish...

Ok; Kart & mini bike people, going for a finish here.

Out riding test runs, the torque converter is smooth with diffent speed levels. There is no feeling like building your own kart & finishing...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 10-09-2019, 05:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
WOW; I did not think any one was paying any...

WOW;
I did not think any one was paying any attention :lolgoku:

Quick response needed for this post. :2guns::wai::cool:

The lawn mower style seat??
has forward & backward adjustment 6" inch...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 10-08-2019, 07:31 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
Hello builders of mechanical engineering; I...

Hello builders of mechanical engineering;
I finnaly received the floor pan that was the longest hold up of the whole kart build !!??, brake lines with dot 3 fluid, throttle cable, aline drive...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 09-25-2019, 04:39 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
Hello DIY viewers; Not wanting to let you...

Hello DIY viewers;
Not wanting to let you people down, that's where the votes are. The kart frame has been getting prepped for paint, the paint shop had the blue :cool: You know there's a metric ton...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-23-2019, 04:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By slicksonly
I have one of them new prod. Yougkang China brand...

I have one of them new prod. Yougkang China brand karts, bought it in 2016 under a mask name :lolgoku: thought it was American brand with black painted frame. the guy said they are durable. I think...
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 08-10-2019, 05:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By slicksonly
Frame & welding; your frame drawing, looks like...

Frame & welding;
your frame drawing, looks like the 1/24 scale slot cars that I have built. 11 gauge tubing is 0.112 through 0.122 thickness with your weight load of 220 lb. will hold you well....
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-23-2019, 04:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 254
Posted By slicksonly
Floor pan ??%%$$ 14 gauge would be a good...

Floor pan ??%%$$
14 gauge would be a good start, sheet steel thickness of 14 gauge is .074 th. that's a little over 1/16 0f and inch. Measure up what you have and that will give you and idea of what...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 07-12-2019, 05:55 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
OK: Kart people; With the motor spotted with...

OK: Kart people;
With the motor spotted with the chain drive. I marked for motor mount holes with 2" inch slots for 5/16 bolts, slots are for making adjustments for chain & sprocket wear. The seat...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 07-08-2019, 04:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
Yes I had the spacer made: When I was fitting...

Yes I had the spacer made:
When I was fitting the TC to the 212 I wrote down two pages of notes. I wanted a better fit with the best performance. Actually the motor shaft on the 212 is 1" inch...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 06-19-2019, 05:30 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
Thanks people for your mechanical observation; ...

Thanks people for your mechanical observation;
OK with the two motors measured and recorded. I decided to go with one motor with torque convertor drive, I wanted to see what all the fuss was about...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 06-10-2019, 05:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
Hello DIY People; Hydraulic brake rotor...

Hello DIY People;
Hydraulic brake rotor install, the kart is design for two motors so I did a motor set up to locate the brake rotor. I wanted to put a seven inch rotor on the right side, but no...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-06-2019, 04:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 311
Posted By slicksonly
I bought the motors two at a time, weeks apart at...

I bought the motors two at a time, weeks apart at HF, two pairs with coupons at $89.oo & $79.00 super hot deal, they all have cast valve covers. I have lots of bike parts and I buy way to much from...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-05-2019, 04:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 311
Posted By slicksonly
212 throttle cable

I need throttle cable for my 212 pred. what are you guys using??
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 06-02-2019, 04:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 262
Posted By slicksonly
OK Guys that's good to know thanks; That dual...

OK Guys that's good to know thanks;
That dual drive is a hot set up, both motors right side drive?? My four chain saws all drive on the right side no left side?? O'well back to the drawing board. ...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 06-01-2019, 04:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 262
Posted By slicksonly
left & right drive

Question??
with the Predator 212 motor do they also make a right side drive?? It would make a duel motor drive the way to go. Are other manufactures building left or right drive motors, and will the...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-23-2019, 05:39 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
Hello DIY kart people; Finishing up most of the...

Hello DIY kart people;
Finishing up most of the top stuff, steering, gas & brake peddles, mechanical throttle body, hydraulic brakes. Getting ready to pull the frame out of the jig and Weld the flip...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-05-2019, 05:17 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,755
Posted By slicksonly
Hello Mr; Speed I thought I would take time out...

Hello Mr; Speed
I thought I would take time out from my build and give you some inspiration. I watched your U-tube and that was cool, you have to have a mechanical desire and you certainly have...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-04-2019, 05:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
Hello DIY kart builders; Working on gas and...

Hello DIY kart builders;
Working on gas and brake peddles, steering support, I bought the peddles and made them lighter, with a cut out for the throttle clevis 1/4 20 thread. Made two 90 degree...
Forum: All Other Parts 04-23-2019, 05:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 391
Posted By slicksonly
Due to a extraordinary new development this post...

Due to a extraordinary new development this post has ended.
Forum: All Other Parts 04-19-2019, 06:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 391
Posted By slicksonly
Brake time

I need brakes, can not fine?? need Idea, looking for a master cylinder ?? Going from the peddle 1/4 rod along the frame to the back behind the seat I want to mount a master cylinder down low to pull...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 04-19-2019, 05:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
Wire welding frame & attachments; This is the...

Wire welding frame & attachments;
This is the fun part knowing Mechanically this is my build and things are going together. The welder I bought at a garage sale last year, The cart my wife bought me...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 04-17-2019, 06:00 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
Frame work; Things are moving right along here...

Frame work;
Things are moving right along here as you can see, the frame being the main thing, makes the build fast. Wire welding next.
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 04-15-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
When your building like this, you get a lot of...

When your building like this, you get a lot of wild Idea's in you head about the next build?? With this winter weather holding out, things are going fast on this build.

good luck builder's...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 04-15-2019, 04:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,540
Posted By slicksonly
Frame work; With the wheel base and...

Frame work;
With the wheel base and measurements complete, I started the frame work, when cutting, coping, bending pipe I mark TDC both ends mark 4 quadrants so I can cut the same.
Forum: All Other Parts 04-06-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 653
Posted By slicksonly
The post is in the right spot here. All other...

The post is in the right spot here.
All other parts
What parts do, where they go, and where to buy them.

The German sausage joke thing, what's up with that?

The joke? was related to me by a...
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