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Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 07:36 AM
Replies: 19
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Posted By Kartorbust
I have no idea on displacement cut off for a...

I have no idea on displacement cut off for a thumper or not. I think it's generally just a nickname for single cylinder engines.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 06:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 97
Posted By Kartorbust
Thumpers are great for the power. When you half...

Thumpers are great for the power. When you half to pull down a house with a golf cart, you get a thumper.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 10:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 97
Posted By Kartorbust
With the 670, its huge in comparison to a GX390...

With the 670, its huge in comparison to a GX390 and will require extensive modifications. Plus a 40 series may only hold up for a bit. A larger CVT will be better suited, but all that comes at a...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 09:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 77
Posted By Kartorbust
I was only able to come across one thread on here...

I was only able to come across one thread on here from 3 years ago about another Carter Interceptor. I haven't been able to find any other form talk about modifying the rear suspension...usually it's...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 09:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 97
Posted By Kartorbust
As already mentioned what will help us determine...

As already mentioned what will help us determine a solution to your problem:

1. What is getting power to the wheels? CVT (what kind)?

2. What kind of gearing is on there now?

3. Tire size?...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log Yesterday, 07:28 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,868
Posted By Kartorbust
That would be a sweet conversion or one with...

That would be a sweet conversion or one with halved sled tracks turned into a Mattracks style?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 05:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 77
Posted By Kartorbust
If you are concerned with the current CV axles, I...

If you are concerned with the current CV axles, I would remove them and replace them with automotive CV axles and wheel hubs. You'll need to modify or build new upper and lower a-arms (or control...
Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 05:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 60
Posted By Kartorbust
Well you could make a belt clutch and tensioner...

Well you could make a belt clutch and tensioner similar to the Pow'r Pup from the 1950s if you are using an automotive transmission. Trying to synchronize 2 carburetors is a huge pain. If you are...
Forum: Off Topic Forum Yesterday, 08:35 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 16,779
Posted By Kartorbust
Looking good there!

Looking good there!
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 11-11-2019, 06:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 367
Posted By Kartorbust
https://www.dbelectrical.com/products/chevy-mini-a...

https://www.dbelectrical.com/products/chevy-mini-alternator-denso-street-rod-race-1-wire-12180.html?gclsrc=aw.ds&&mrkgcl=1145&mrkgadid=3179665717&product_id=AND0525&adpos=1o1&creative=196860178238&dev...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 11-11-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 16,779
Posted By Kartorbust
Such warranties are stupid expensive as in...

Such warranties are stupid expensive as in several thousand dollars.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-11-2019, 12:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 81
Posted By Kartorbust
1980s if I had to guess early 1990s at the very...

1980s if I had to guess early 1990s at the very latest. Sears didn't make go karts much like they didn't make lawn tractors or other fun items. They were ordered by manufacturers and branded under...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-10-2019, 12:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 104
Posted By Kartorbust
Here's the upside to the driveshaft drivetrain...

Here's the upside to the driveshaft drivetrain is, no sprockets or chain to replace. Long as you can fabricate, it'll be work out well.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-09-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 104
Posted By Kartorbust
ATVs depreciate like vehicles do. It's probably...

ATVs depreciate like vehicles do. It's probably worth less than half than what it was brand new.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-09-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 104
Posted By Kartorbust
More than likely its shaft drive. You'll need to...

More than likely its shaft drive. You'll need to transfer the whole drivetrain over and build around it.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 11-08-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 965
Posted By Kartorbust
You wouldn't happen to know the chain pitch on...

You wouldn't happen to know the chain pitch on that engine and sled would you?
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 11-08-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 965
Posted By Kartorbust
I have a carb chart for different temps and...

I have a carb chart for different temps and elevation.https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20191108/9150ffaf6e68292c879184223e64bcd9.jpg
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 11-07-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 965
Posted By Kartorbust
Tough call. The Rotax will need some tuning to be...

Tough call. The Rotax will need some tuning to be ran in the summer as to not melt the piston(s) and will have more power than the Kholer. My vote is Rotax.
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 11-07-2019, 06:31 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 22,808
Posted By Kartorbust
I'm really surprised no one wanted to buy it out...

I'm really surprised no one wanted to buy it out right from you. I would have thought somebody in your race community would have bought it and further modified it. Here's some inspiration. Granted it...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-07-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 74
Posted By Kartorbust
The closest buggies from Edge Products are the...

The closest buggies from Edge Products are the Trax III and the Taipan II as far as size compared to the FL350 and FL400. However they do not have suspension.

What I'm doing for my in the works...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 11-07-2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 22,808
Posted By Kartorbust
Can't wait to see what you come up with. Will...

Can't wait to see what you come up with. Will this be a turbocharged rail?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-06-2019, 09:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 139
Posted By Kartorbust
Bit spendy, but brand new...

Bit spendy, but brand new https://www.jegs.com/i/NOS/741/05029/10002/-1?gclid=Cj0KCQiA-4nuBRCnARIsAHwyuPobaTLPM3EWRrr-kgHUixv98GwWp2hIsxCyigo4J8SrzNAMvNLdl6oaAgPNEALw_wcB
Forum: Off Topic Forum 11-05-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 16,779
Posted By Kartorbust
I've said it before and I'll say it again, I hate...

I've said it before and I'll say it again, I hate Fiat and their stupid crap in American cars. Literally lost a day's worth of pay because of a stupid Dodge Dart. So I started a used car inspection...
Forum: More Builds 11-04-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 251
Posted By Kartorbust
Could run those and just change the gearing.

Could run those and just change the gearing.
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 11-04-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 367
Posted By Kartorbust
That's the American way, smallest vehicle with...

That's the American way, smallest vehicle with the biggest engine possible and let 'er rip!

This will turn heads going into town though. Any plans on a head light and tail/brake light?
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