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Forum: Engines & Clutches Today, 01:39 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By karl
? That is what I did? I am turning 4500rpm...

?

That is what I did? I am turning 4500rpm already , throwing an air filter on the motor will not make the clutch shift correctly.

If you must refer to builds in stages , I have two "stage 4"...
Forum: Engines & Clutches Today, 09:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 143
Posted By karl
Yuh them some stiff springs

Yuh them some stiff springs
Forum: Engines & Clutches Today, 08:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 143
Posted By karl
All GPS says is this They also only...

All GPS says is this



They also only say tested to 8500rpm. But from what I read above, I thought it would at least ramp up at 4500.

I wished they marketed it as it is, and gave some...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log Yesterday, 05:41 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,563
Posted By karl
Nice, no , nobody will touch those I did...

Nice, no , nobody will touch those

I did them myself, no worries. Clamp on chuck, low pressure in compressor , get far away. Mint.
Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 03:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 143
Posted By karl
Juggernaut clutch problems

So I ordered this new fancy clutch to try out,

The rig is a monster moto 212, stock motor , mods are

230-0211 NR Marine grind cam
10.8lb trick springs
4 degrees advance
Re-jet
Better...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log Yesterday, 11:08 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,563
Posted By karl
Thanks for sharing, that bed sure turned out...

Thanks for sharing, that bed sure turned out nice. You swapped the rear axle? Or did it grow tires :roflol:

The tires on the ol ford are Deestone D503 7.5-16 LT, Load E 10 Ply Bias , with...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log Yesterday, 10:26 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,563
Posted By karl
Yeah, I live in the rust belt. I can dream,...

Yeah, I live in the rust belt. I can dream, right? haha

Whatever I find will definitely be rough

I found my 64' 1 ton cheap, its been a great truck, learned how to change split rims, now if...
Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 10:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 54
Posted By karl
Im not promising anything, but as long as the...

Im not promising anything, but as long as the diameter is similar, spring tension in the clutch , and belt width all the same, it should get ya moving.
Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 09:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 54
Posted By karl
One way, usually an OEM clutch is non reversible,...

One way, usually an OEM clutch is non reversible, the spring is wound one way, and the buttons only work that way.

It needs installed in the same direction as when it was on the sled.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 04-02-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,563
Posted By karl
Mor? I am looking for a 1/2 ton 60s-70s...

Mor?

I am looking for a 1/2 ton 60s-70s truck to hop up,

anyways , thanks, cant wait to open it up :2guns:

Ordered a go-pro , and a kill switch :idea2:
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 04-02-2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,563
Posted By karl
It's still muddy, but I was bored, The...

It's still muddy, but I was bored,

The maiden voyage was a success, the brakes not so much

RIP yard

Boost! Lots of tuning to go , but once it spools up 7+psi, puts out serious torque.
...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 04-01-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 748
Views: 29,933
Posted By karl
I have been home for more than a week now :o ...

I have been home for more than a week now :o

Minecraft? lts been soo long.. haha good times,I have been playing forza horizon 4 lately , got a new GPU for the confuser

At least I got some...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-01-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 178
Posted By karl
No one is going to mention raising the...

No one is going to mention raising the compression ratio?

Something that actually increases the pulling power of the motor, to help accelerate quicker with the same gear ratio?

Anyways...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 03-31-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By karl
Thanks, about 57-58in. I am cutting down the cv...

Thanks, about 57-58in. I am cutting down the cv shafts , and fabricating my own double wishbone control arms.

I dont think it's limited slip, lincoln locker?
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 03-31-2020, 03:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By karl
Donor rear end removed, 08 forester Poor...

Donor rear end removed, 08 forester

Poor Subie, 56y/o ford will tow it to the scrapyard :P
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 03-30-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By karl
Sears LT8 "Nasty Noma" Full suspension Off road

Why not , building full tubular frame with long travel suspension and big tires.

Old noma built mower, re-badge by sears

Typical stamped mower, peerless 700, chain drive

We had one...
Forum: All Other Parts 03-30-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 486
Posted By karl
Yes! At least they corrected their...

Yes!



At least they corrected their advertising somewhat, and are no longer claiming "huge benefits" to stock motors, I can respect that.

I would assume the main allure is the reliability...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-27-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 773
Posted By karl
Thanks guys , idk if you misunderstood, but...

Thanks guys ,

idk if you misunderstood, but it is a native OHV engine, sorry to disappoint

I have been working on other things, and the Tecumseh has not got any attention.

But now that im...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-25-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 249
Posted By karl
Most Well then, I would rather build the...

Most

Well then, I would rather build the hisun

The ARC rod is $15 cheaper, The crank should not need ground, normal cylinder head with full height springs. Regular flywheel taper.

For...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-22-2020, 11:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,686
Posted By karl
After some rework with a 1/8in burr it did. ...

After some rework with a 1/8in burr it did.

I just kept it simple.

And it RUNS! First Try!

https://youtu.be/d6qU0Vm3ROc
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-20-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 368
Posted By karl
I have never seen a gx390 clone with a 4 bolt...

I have never seen a gx390 clone with a 4 bolt valve cover,

from the looks it seems like a 196ish cc , 6hp engine , 3/4 shaft?

The 40 series would be overkill for such an engine, id recommend...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-20-2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 129
Posted By karl
That is the family number, not the model number ...

That is the family number, not the model number

You need the model number
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-19-2020, 06:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 125
Posted By karl
A small piece of plexiglass and a syringe should...

A small piece of plexiglass and a syringe should not cost much more than $5

One beer job :thumbsup:

Also, you dont really need to know what the factory volume is, just punch in the specs of...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 03-18-2020, 06:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 163
Posted By karl
I did save the pic, and these are the only...

I did save the pic,

and these are the only photos I can find of my original , taken around 9 years ago

Thanks for sharing!
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-18-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By karl
tecumseh hs30-50 small frame engine,...

tecumseh hs30-50

small frame engine, smaller than a 5hp briggs, 3-5hp range

To be honest, I would not pay much more than $20 for something like that. Not very desirable.
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