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Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-18-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By Piddler
Ok sorry! I'll check em out there ----------...

Ok sorry! I'll check em out there

---------- Post added at 09:23 AM ---------- Previous post was at 09:22 AM ----------

mods delete thread if you wish sorry again
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-17-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 181
Posted By Piddler
Margay bandito

So here is the margay kart i picked up and once i got it up on the saw horses , ive really started to notice how much cobblery has went on with this one. I know its going to take some time and...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-17-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 233
Posted By Piddler
How about some before and after photos

So the two karts I picked up are in pretty rough shape and going to require some welding and more along the lines of a restorati rather than a rebuild. To be honest the time and work I'm going to put...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-12-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By Piddler
Won't be legit racing. There's nothing going on...

Won't be legit racing. There's nothing going on in east tn. Probably gonna be taking him to ride in a parking lot with cones like an auto x course. Once I get both karts done I'm gonna build a...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-11-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By Piddler
And my pics are sideways again....ugh

And my pics are sideways again....ugh
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-11-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By Piddler
1st race kart rebuild

QSo this is one of the 2 karts I picked up. The other is a margay bandito, this one I have absolutely no clue , but it's fine. I'm going to be putting this one together for my son who is 6. Going to...
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 07-11-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 477
Posted By Piddler
Got the briggs from the guy at work today, it's a...

Got the briggs from the guy at work today, it's a 5 horse labeled as "fun power" I'm gonna see if it'll start and run then may check into what it'll take to turn it up a little
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 07-10-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 477
Posted By Piddler
Do they have any different character from a...

Do they have any different character from a clone? Power come in differently from the different head designs or anything ? My first kart as a kid had a 8 horse flathead , probably came off a tiller...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-10-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By Piddler
Well... that was my plan all along , whoever...

Well... that was my plan all along , whoever "welded" that mess onto it shouldn't be! It does look awful
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-10-2019, 02:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 452
Posted By Piddler
That looks real nice! Makes me want to do an old...

That looks real nice! Makes me want to do an old rupp!
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-10-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By Piddler
Going to try to post some pics 109776 109777...

Going to try to post some pics 109776

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Forum: Introduce Yourself! 07-10-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 477
Posted By Piddler
Might look Into building a little flathead to...

Might look Into building a little flathead to play with, guy at work is giving me an old 5 horse
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-10-2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 6,852
Posted By Piddler
In for the results of timing research

In for the results of timing research
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-10-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By Piddler
I hear it's a bandito due to the gusset on the...

I hear it's a bandito due to the gusset on the engine rails and seat mount but some knob welded on some cobbled up mess of nerf bars. May try to call them on my lunch break today! I'm guessing a...
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 07-10-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 354
Posted By Piddler
Welcome from one new guy to the other!

Welcome from one new guy to the other!
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 07-10-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 477
Posted By Piddler
Thanks fellas, let the good times roll!

Thanks fellas, let the good times roll!
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 07-10-2019, 07:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,397
Posted By Piddler
Pretty hard to beat the ole cheater bar on cost...

Pretty hard to beat the ole cheater bar on cost and effectiveness
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 07-09-2019, 10:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 477
Posted By Piddler
Well I'd say I'm pretty blue collar, how sixpack...

Well I'd say I'm pretty blue collar, how sixpack etc.etc. myself
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 07-09-2019, 10:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,397
Posted By Piddler
We did that just to see what it actually would go...

We did that just to see what it actually would go to. Something else I think is interesting about the new Matco guns is that they have no brake, so they will just twist around on you! I'm personally...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-09-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By Piddler
Margay id help , have the serial number

As the title says , i have the id from my margay rt spindle hanger , it is B8874. I have looked for the link on margays site and it says the form is unavailable at this time. Not sure if it's a...
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 07-09-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,397
Posted By Piddler
My buddy at work just bought a Matco 1/2 inch...

My buddy at work just bought a Matco 1/2 inch battery impact and we used a precision tool torque stick rated for 120lbs. And then checked it manually with a torque wrench and it was somewhere around...
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 07-09-2019, 05:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 477
Posted By Piddler
Here's to new hobbies

Hello to all! Looking forward to discussion with everyone. Just acquired 2 vintage karts, and looking forward to an accurate restoration of my margay and building a solid rider for my son with the...
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