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Forum: Electric Projects Yesterday, 09:22 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By itsid
and nowhere a diagram to be seen... that's what...

and nowhere a diagram to be seen...
that's what I meant ;)

That shunt is more than likey just as I expected part of a protection circuit.
And sure a 40 dollar controller lost isn't the end of...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 07:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 108
Posted By itsid
Uhoh yes that (and the fist pic you posted) ...

Uhoh
yes that (and the fist pic you posted)
is indeed theo's Bandit buggy
(he sold it ten years ago for 1500 btw..)

he made several buggies himself (incl drawing the plans)
I think that was...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 07:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 193
Posted By itsid
Uhhh sounds sketchy :( I'd rather see them...

Uhhh sounds sketchy :(
I'd rather see them replaced with new ones IIWY
(machined ones for example instead of the pressed ssheet)

'sid
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 07:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 84
Posted By itsid
Non c' un problema, l'italiano qui vicino ;) ...

Non c' un problema, l'italiano qui vicino ;)
early 2000s.. hm'kay.. I thought those trailing fins on the exhaust have vanished in 1990 or such
guess I learned something then ;)

Anyways, if...
Forum: Electric Projects Yesterday, 07:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 190
Posted By itsid
1 1/8" tc isn't even difficult Comets 44C, 1190...

1 1/8" tc isn't even difficult Comets 44C, 1190 and ar available in 1 1/8"
just not for 80 horses..

And AC or not.. shifting the motor rpm
out of the peak torque rpm is generally not exactly a...
Forum: Electric Projects Yesterday, 12:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 190
Posted By itsid
mounting a centrifugal clutch to an electric...

mounting a centrifugal clutch to an electric motor is
a terrible idea!
and most of all 100% pointless!

'sid
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 80
Posted By itsid
as I said the minimoto is quite small but if...

as I said the minimoto is quite small
but if your engine fits, the TC is no problem at all
(it mounts to the engine and sticks out the back... no space issue there really)

'sid
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 10:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 84
Posted By itsid
HUH? easy kart isn't even an engine it's a TAG...

HUH?
easy kart isn't even an engine it's a TAG setup
the sprocket guard looks rather new... but the engine.. I highly doubt that
I'd say that engine is at least 30years old and it's surely a 100cc...
Forum: Electric Projects Yesterday, 09:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 569
Posted By itsid
yeah it's called placebo effect! I don't...

yeah it's called placebo effect!

I don't need no circuit diagram to see that that black wire has about TWICE the resistance and HALF the current rating of that shunt in stock form it is attached...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 08:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 80
Posted By itsid
not 10.. 12 on the clutch (35 pitch is smaller...

not 10.. 12 on the clutch (35 pitch is smaller than #40)
so you need 12 teeth to wrap around your engine shaft.
and whle a #35 sprocket with 65T is as big as a #40 sprocket with 48 Teeth (ground...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-17-2019, 11:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 193
Posted By itsid
you know the model number of your murray.. there...

you know the model number of your murray.. there are quite a few manuals out there..

going by this thread
they look like some of the GT60501s to me
so here are the partslist-manuals for those...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-17-2019, 11:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 80
Posted By itsid
clutch or TC? you can get a 8T TC sprocket...

clutch or TC?

you can get a 8T TC sprocket for #40 chain..
so keeping the 48T axle sprocket would yield a much better ratio of
6:1 already

with only 10" wheels and a TC of all clutches you'll...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-17-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 278
Posted By itsid
LOOOL.. yes Dr Freud again :D Yes.. the...

LOOOL.. yes Dr Freud again :D

Yes.. the simplex will be very welcome at any vintage kart race I bet :D
(assuming it has period correct engines installed)


'sid
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-17-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 84
Posted By itsid
1:35 to 1:40 is a good start I'd say for the fuel...

1:35 to 1:40 is a good start I'd say for the fuel mix..
power I'm guessing in the 13-16 horse range or such
if the engine sat for a very long time, a higher oil ratio
(say 1:25) is a good idea for...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-17-2019, 12:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 278
Posted By itsid
I cannot even recall Solex making karts tbh.. ...

I cannot even recall Solex making karts tbh..
mopeds engines carbs...but karts?
Have I seen a pic of that yet? I cannot remember *shrugs*

How would it be on me to decide?
But I smell a problem...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 11-17-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 92
Posted By itsid
could you post a pic of the old spark plug's...

could you post a pic of the old spark plug's business end..
I get a feeling your mix is off (too rich I guess)
the plug reading would tell

'sid
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-17-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 84
Posted By itsid
Hm I'd say it's a Komet K77 perhaps, maybe K35?...

Hm I'd say it's a Komet K77 perhaps, maybe K35? (the engine, not the chassis)

kart is tough.. could be anything at this point really..
birel, crg, tony ... can't tell
could you post a pic of...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-17-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 278
Posted By itsid
depends on the race event really.. and whoever...

depends on the race event really..
and whoever organized that event.

but usually yard/fun karts won't be allowed participating
(at the show sure, at the race usually not..)
I'd even claim that...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-17-2019, 09:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 165
Posted By itsid
no predator is not a knock off. it's a...

no predator is not a knock off.
it's a relabelled rato p210

but the ducar 212 should also be available in canada IIRC.. (kartworks.ca)
that's the one Tillotson based their non inHouse 212s on.
...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-17-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 278
Posted By itsid
Honestly, I think if this JT guy would have the...

Honestly, I think if this JT guy would have the slightest clue what he's talking about,
there's a good chance he wouldn't have spoken up or his reply would've been significantly different.
Frankly,...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-17-2019, 12:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 108
Posted By itsid
hmm badland buggy? desertkarts? something...

hmm badland buggy?
desertkarts?
something sandrail ;)

'sid
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-17-2019, 12:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 192
Posted By itsid
it's usually pretty easy to find out what a...

it's usually pretty easy to find out what a certain wire does by just tracing it back to
the origin ;)

and then just making some educated guesses and testing that in a secure way
(resistance,...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-16-2019, 11:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 69
Posted By itsid
Well.. you WILL forget half of the tiny bits.. ...

Well..
you WILL forget half of the tiny bits..
and so do we;
but usually that's no issue but just another order to make (or hardwarestore to visit)
So don't get too intimidated...

frame,...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 11-16-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 84
Posted By itsid
it's a Manco 3005 and the manual is here: ...

it's a Manco 3005

and the manual is here:
https://americanlandmaster.com/pdfs/gokarts-minibikes/model-3005-3006/30053006_partslist.pdf

(americanlandmaster used to be called many things in the...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-16-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 278
Posted By itsid
many wheels look close to the manco rim.. the...

many wheels look close to the manco rim..
the inside of a Rupp Turbine for example has twice as many spokes
but every other looks very much like a Manco
113611

Hands wheels are not unlike...
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