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Forum: More Builds Today, 07:34 AM
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Posted By landuse
That shopping cart body is tiny. I have my doubts...

That shopping cart body is tiny. I have my doubts whether it would fit. Do you know what the dimensions of the thing are?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 01:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 209
Posted By landuse
I am definitely a home garage guy with little...

I am definitely a home garage guy with little welding skill. I admit :D :D
Forum: More Builds Today, 01:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 31
Posted By landuse
Great build!! Especially for someone who was so...

Great build!! Especially for someone who was so young at the time :D :thumbsup:

I can see that you have a knack for making things.....and making them work. Rare to see in kids nowadays. Keep it up!
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 12:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 209
Posted By landuse
6013 is my go-to stick. I have never had any...

6013 is my go-to stick. I have never had any issues with them.

The kart is looking good. Are those HF wheels? If they are, please don't use them....ever. Put them on your wheelbarrow if you ever...
Forum: Electric Projects 01-15-2020, 12:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 606
Posted By landuse
To get slots, just drill a few holes and then use...

To get slots, just drill a few holes and then use a file to break through them to create a slot. It looks slightly messy, but it gets the job done just fine
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 01-15-2020, 12:16 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 420
Posted By landuse
The problem with all that is when you eventually...

The problem with all that is when you eventually want to sell it, you aren't going to get more than about $500-$600 for it
Forum: Build Off Contest Main Area 01-15-2020, 12:01 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,164
Posted By landuse
ok :D:D

ok :D:D
Forum: Build Off Contest Main Area 01-14-2020, 02:05 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,164
Posted By landuse
Many years ago when we started the build off,...

Many years ago when we started the build off, Robert fixed it that new members couldn't vote. This was to stop everyone suddenly getting friends and family to become a member and vote. I cannot...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-14-2020, 01:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 344
Posted By landuse
Well there's your problem :D

Well there's your problem :D
Forum: For Sale or Trade 01-14-2020, 01:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 163
Posted By landuse
Send Mrmonk7663 a PM if he hasn't replied to you...

Send Mrmonk7663 a PM if he hasn't replied to you yet
Forum: All Other Parts 01-14-2020, 01:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 56
Posted By landuse
Have you searched the interwebs?

Have you searched the interwebs?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-14-2020, 01:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 579
Posted By landuse
Well done on getting the wheels sorted out! That...

Well done on getting the wheels sorted out! That was some real DIY! :D
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-14-2020, 12:27 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 270
Posted By landuse
Have a look at Mckutzy's thread. This is about as...

Have a look at Mckutzy's thread. This is about as cheap as you can get to make a jackshaft. It may be cheap, but it is one of the best ways to do it if you don't want to buy a ready made one
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Forum: Introduce Yourself! 01-14-2020, 12:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 36
Posted By landuse
Welcome to the forum!!! Nice kart :D

Welcome to the forum!!! Nice kart :D
Forum: More Builds 01-13-2020, 12:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 196
Posted By landuse
When you get the next one, make sure that the...

When you get the next one, make sure that the closed part of the master link is oriented in the direction of chain travel
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 01-12-2020, 11:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 557
Posted By landuse
For gear ratios, you are not going to be able to...

For gear ratios, you are not going to be able to use 6:1 with those tyres. You will HAVE to go lower to at least 8:1
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 01-12-2020, 11:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 158
Posted By landuse
Personally, I would shoot for more than 8:1. I...

Personally, I would shoot for more than 8:1. I would go about 10:1 if you can. If you are using a centrifugal clutch with 12T, that would mean a direct to axle sprocket tooth count of 120T. Obviously...
Forum: Build Off Contest Main Area 01-12-2020, 11:35 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,164
Posted By landuse
Only a few days left to go. Vote if you haven't...

Only a few days left to go. Vote if you haven't voted yet!!!!! It is still close
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-10-2020, 01:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 82
Posted By landuse
I would go for the biggest sprocket that your...

I would go for the biggest sprocket that your rear tyre diameter will allow. If you ca get the 72T sprocket on the kart without it being larger than the tyre, then you are good to go.

Looking at...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 01-09-2020, 11:40 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 9,992
Posted By landuse
Looking good!

Looking good!
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-09-2020, 12:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 82
Posted By landuse
Welcome to the forum! The 79CC engine is probably...

Welcome to the forum! The 79CC engine is probably going to be under powered for you. If you get a 11T sprocket clutch, you are going to have to AT LEAST get a 66T axle sprocket to give you the bare...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-09-2020, 12:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 89
Posted By landuse
You are going to have to measure the distance...

You are going to have to measure the distance between those bolt holes for us
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-08-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 317
Posted By landuse
If you have loads of torque at the moment, I...

If you have loads of torque at the moment, I would try the 53T you have on the way and then see how that handles
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 01-08-2020, 12:45 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,370
Posted By landuse
You are welcome :D It is just awesome seeing...

You are welcome :D It is just awesome seeing people getting into the garage and building things!!
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 01-08-2020, 12:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 53
Posted By landuse
Welcome to the forums!!!! Building a kart will...

Welcome to the forums!!!! Building a kart will definitely not leave you with much money to satisfy any other recreation activities :D:D:D

Have you got any plans in mind?
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