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Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-13-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,047
Posted By 420Racer
Life gets in the way of building stuff for all of...

Life gets in the way of building stuff for all of us. Im currently 6 months behind where I'd like to be with everything. Pay attention to the motors if your not going to build it you will probably...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-13-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,047
Posted By 420Racer
If you do the math JT it would suggest I'm only...

If you do the math JT it would suggest I'm only hitting about 4400 rpms in that video. If I put the open header on and hold the wheel steadier I know it will hit over 40. Also after using GPS to read...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-13-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,047
Posted By 420Racer
That's what I thought Wes but after his comment I...

That's what I thought Wes but after his comment I was wondering if he is a closet 420 lover:smiley_omg:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-13-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,047
Posted By 420Racer
The Odyssey has 24" tires on the rear( they...

The Odyssey has 24" tires on the rear( they measure 22" ). And the hemi motor is definitely a little more torquey than the 2 seater without the hemi. You notice it more when climing really steep...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-13-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,047
Posted By 420Racer
Apparently I've been called out lol

I did this special for you JT:thumbsup: Like I said it's around 40 with the gearing I have in now. I did hit 47 with 6:4:1 but had an open header on it. This is basically a video with stage one...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-11-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 361
Posted By 420Racer
Aside from cleaning your carb better which is...

Aside from cleaning your carb better which is most likely the root of your problems. Check the spark plug socket to make sure everything is tight. I just had a similar isssue with a generator and I...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-11-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,047
Posted By 420Racer
With a 6.4:1 gear ratio I was able to get the...

With a 6.4:1 gear ratio I was able to get the Odyssey up to 47 on gps. It still went up hills really well but when I changed it to 7.4:1 it felt so much better for the type of riding out here and...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-07-2019, 07:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,047
Posted By 420Racer
No problem we've been having a lot of fun with it!

No problem we've been having a lot of fun with it!
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-07-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,047
Posted By 420Racer
I just did something similar if you look under...

I just did something similar if you look under the project section I called it the family cruiser. The 420 is good for about 40 or so the way I geared it but really you don't want to go any faster in...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-15-2019, 06:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 454
Posted By 420Racer
Good catch Bob that is a problem.

Good catch Bob that is a problem.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-15-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 296
Posted By 420Racer
So do you have the engine and torque converter...

So do you have the engine and torque converter already?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-15-2019, 05:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 454
Posted By 420Racer
What are you putting it on? If you want to save...

What are you putting it on? If you want to save some money you could use an adapter with the 40 series driver. The driver engagement speed will affect how your kart takes off. The higher the...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-15-2019, 03:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By 420Racer
I'm not gonna buy it but just thought it was a...

I'm not gonna buy it but just thought it was a cool idea for a kart so thought I'd share it with you guys. I look everyday just to see what's out there and this is the first time I've seen one like...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-14-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By 420Racer
Rat Kart

I'm always looking and just came across this thought it was a cool idea for a kart! It's got a Briggs JT:thumbsup:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-12-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 844
Posted By 420Racer
Congratulations I would say that's a great way to...

Congratulations I would say that's a great way to be known:thumbsup:
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-12-2019, 07:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,428
Posted By 420Racer
Cool dude I'll look forward to seeing this done!

Cool dude I'll look forward to seeing this done!
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-09-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 469
Posted By 420Racer
There's only one hex axle for karts and it's a...

There's only one hex axle for karts and it's a 7/8 but it is 1" from point to point.

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Either he gets the...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-09-2019, 10:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 469
Posted By 420Racer
I'm confused why would he need a new axle if he...

I'm confused why would he need a new axle if he can get those hubs? Those hubs will fit his axle if the wheels he has use a 4x4 bolt pattern
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-09-2019, 10:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 469
Posted By 420Racer
I have these I'd sell them for cheap if that...

I have these I'd sell them for cheap if that helps. They are 8 inch wheels for a hex axle and 18" holeshot tires. Either way to do it right your gonna have to spend a few bucks. I have some other hex...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-09-2019, 10:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 389
Posted By 420Racer
Ya I just gave him the speech about being careful...

Ya I just gave him the speech about being careful with the rear end before this happened. We were heading down a fast trail with a lot of switchbacks and if you've seen my videos you know I've...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-09-2019, 10:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 486
Posted By 420Racer
I like that electric dolly:thumbsup:

I like that electric dolly:thumbsup:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-09-2019, 10:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 469
Posted By 420Racer
Why don't you just get the hub and sprocket for...

Why don't you just get the hub and sprocket for the hex axle and use the axle you have. Most of us can't just find parts locally that would be great tho lol
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-08-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 884
Posted By 420Racer
They all look really good nice job dude!

They all look really good nice job dude!
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-08-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,911
Posted By 420Racer
Man you have both been working hard:cornut:

Man you have both been working hard:cornut:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-07-2019, 08:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 389
Posted By 420Racer
Wes if you were closer you could have taken the...

Wes if you were closer you could have taken the Odyssey. You probably wouldn't have put a golf ball size hole in the rear tire like my buddy did:oops: the tire was ok driving for 5 miles on a flat...
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