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Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 05-17-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 31
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Posted By 88nightrider
Might also reduce the ground clearance at the...

Might also reduce the ground clearance at the front as well!!! :(
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-17-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 685
Posted By 88nightrider
Looks like i'll be moving to Wisconsin :lolgoku:...

Looks like i'll be moving to Wisconsin :lolgoku: J/K

I wish the rules here where a bit... let's just say friendly :mad2:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-16-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,926
Posted By 88nightrider
Hello all! I have been away at an military...

Hello all!
I have been away at an military exercise until today...

Got home and checked my email:

Darn...
And Alex, I did inquire about them having any information left about the ’68 - ’69...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-30-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 515
Posted By 88nightrider
Both will work. All depends if you want speed...

Both will work.
All depends if you want speed or acceleration. Or both.
And it also depends on money.
Forum: Site Announcements and Suggestion Box 04-30-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,524
Posted By 88nightrider
That was my first thought actually :lolgoku:

That was my first thought actually :lolgoku:
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 04-30-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 1,989
Views: 176,893
Posted By 88nightrider
Might need a chain roller on the frame for the...

Might need a chain roller on the frame for the inboard chain ;)

Edit: You could also have different gearing on the engines. One for acceleration. And one for top speed. Just a thought :P
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-30-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 998
Posted By 88nightrider
IDK if you might be able to scale this up ...

IDK if you might be able to scale this up
http://www.sci-spot.com/Mechanical/dyno.htm
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-30-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,188
Posted By 88nightrider
What parts then? You can just PM me the info...

What parts then?
You can just PM me the info and pictures if you got any :D
Forum: Site Announcements and Suggestion Box 04-30-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,524
Posted By 88nightrider
Still getting random database errors and slow...

Still getting random database errors and slow loading of the site
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-30-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,188
Posted By 88nightrider
I'm thinking about building up THAT engine :D I...

I'm thinking about building up THAT engine :D
I think I have a tach on an old moped that I can use (hoping water has not gotten into it...).
You don't happen to know the length of the stock rod? :D...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-30-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,188
Posted By 88nightrider
Solomon, do you think this engine is a good start...

Solomon, do you think this engine is a good start for a project?
Briggs & Stratton 8HP horizontal shaft USED engine model 170402-0189-01 year '79...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-30-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,490
Posted By 88nightrider
too bad its more then $32...

too bad its more then $32...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-30-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 998
Posted By 88nightrider
The engine block and cylinder head might not have...

The engine block and cylinder head might not have been 100% flat for a perfect seal :yawn:
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-30-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,188
Posted By 88nightrider
:funnypost: I know the 5HP is more popular. But...

:funnypost:
I know the 5HP is more popular. But is the 8HP "rare" or just too heavy?
Why is it not used more?
Only place I can see that they moding them is in lawn tractors. But they are generally...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-29-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 643
Posted By 88nightrider
:welcome2: Valve float? Or ignition problems?

:welcome2:
Valve float? Or ignition problems?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-29-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By 88nightrider
Ideally get it up to temperature before doing...

Ideally get it up to temperature before doing that ;)
Other then that, all good :wai:
Forum: For Sale or Trade 04-29-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,376
Posted By 88nightrider
Is it really that much to gain doing this? Cars...

Is it really that much to gain doing this?
Cars I can see them getting some value out of. But a go kart??
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-29-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By 88nightrider
The final jet size can not be determined before...

The final jet size can not be determined before you got all your mods installed.
Even then you just have to try different jets to see which one gives you the best/safest/cleanest combustion.
To...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-29-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,188
Posted By 88nightrider
I have been searching around a bit on you...

I have been searching around a bit on you question.
Can't say how reliable this info is :huh:

Source (https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20090411202433AAz7sH3)

I seem to have...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 04-29-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,900
Posted By 88nightrider
Probably just for the looks..

Probably just for the looks..
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-28-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 809
Posted By 88nightrider
Send them to me :stir: All depends on...

Send them to me :stir:

All depends on surface area of the cooling fins on the cylinder and head...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-28-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 531
Posted By 88nightrider
http://s18.postimg.org/g9o7h2ta1/abrada.jpg A:...

http://s18.postimg.org/g9o7h2ta1/abrada.jpg
A: The bearing blocks? Might be another word for them
B: IDK
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-28-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 858
Posted By 88nightrider
Or it originally had a dead rear axle (one wheel...

Or it originally had a dead rear axle (one wheel drive). And was later converted to a live axle setup.
Other then that, IDK.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-28-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,765
Posted By 88nightrider
Best bet would be to check if the same (or...

Best bet would be to check if the same (or similar) engine have been mounted in something with working lights.
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 04-28-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,180
Posted By 88nightrider
Ken is talking about the shroud around the...

Ken is talking about the shroud around the flywheel
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