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Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs Today, 03:34 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,780
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Briggs governors don't have that...

Briggs governors don't have that clip......;):D:D:D:P:P:P
They just slide right off, pretty nice.

I'll probably build up a clone someday, but for now I still like flatheads the best. Glad that...
Forum: Off Topic Forum Today, 03:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 12
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Bwahaha!!!

Ok, so you guys probably know that Carsandcameras recently took a very low quality small diesel engine and put it on an Azusa Road Rocket chassis. So out of curiosity, I searched up "diesel small...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 03:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 18
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
:welcome2: Sounds like you have a good start!...

:welcome2:
Sounds like you have a good start! For advice, we need to see some pictures of what you have. Mind posting some pictures up?:useless:

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Forum: Engines & Clutches Today, 03:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 37
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Uhm, WOW, they got back to me really fast!:wai: ...

Uhm, WOW, they got back to me really fast!:wai:
Here's what he said:


So yes, our clutches engage at 2200 and lock at 2400 RPM.

:cool:
Forum: Engines & Clutches Today, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 37
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Actually 'sid, Max Torque SS's like JS's and...

Actually 'sid, Max Torque SS's like JS's and mine, engage at 2200, full lock comes later.
Max Torque's website says they engage at 2200 RPM, compared to the 1800 RPM most other clutches engage at. I...
Forum: Engines & Clutches Today, 09:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 37
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Maybe some narrower slicks would help. That way...

Maybe some narrower slicks would help. That way it would spin the tires a little more readily, making it easier on the clutch.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 09:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 121
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
There's a 60T one as well for about...

There's a 60T one as well for about $20:https://www.bmikarts.com/Sprocket-60T-for-35-Chain-with-4-Brake-Drum_p_10940.html

If you ever wanted to change to #35 chain. However it does not have an...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 09:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 121
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Ohhh, #420 chain. Yeah the one I was thinking of...

Ohhh, #420 chain. Yeah the one I was thinking of is from BMIKarts and it's for #35 chain.
Here: https://www.bmikarts.com/product.asp?itemid=10897
Forum: Engines & Clutches Today, 09:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 37
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Hmmmm, that would increase engagement speed by...

Hmmmm, that would increase engagement speed by about 350 RPM. That might decrease the time it takes to lock up, but definitely not peel out.
My kart peels out occasionally, with 5.5/1 gearing and 5"...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 08:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 121
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Wait, you have one of the assemblies with the...

Wait, you have one of the assemblies with the drum, sprocket, and axle hub integrated? They're only like $20....
Forum: Site Announcements and Suggestion Box Today, 08:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 23
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
I think that would be HILARIOUS!:roflol: ...

I think that would be HILARIOUS!:roflol:
:iagree: let's make it a thing!
Forum: All Other Parts Today, 08:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 16
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
That is true, Texan, but he also needs to be...

That is true, Texan, but he also needs to be careful he gets decent bearings that will hold up.Not all bearings are created equal.

jimchandra2@gmail.com, I've had really good luck getting high...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 09:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 121
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Well I think you found your problem! :roflol: I...

Well I think you found your problem! :roflol:
I think a new band and drum are in order!
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 08:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 116
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
For a little while, my front right spindle...

For a little while, my front right spindle bracket was bent from smacking into a curb. It doesn't affect handling, especially when it's that minor, it's only an aesthetic issue really.
Looks like a...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-10-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 125
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
You're gonna have to have really good balance to...

You're gonna have to have really good balance to ride that thing.......ON THE WALLS!:roflol:;):D:P

(P.S - Thanks for the fresh crick in my neck!Ow!:roflol:)

I'm just jokin' around with ya...;)
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 12-10-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 20,001
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Sorry, I don't know with the whole "neighbors"...

Sorry, I don't know with the whole "neighbors" thing. My neighbors aren't irritated about my loud, fast kart! If anything, they like it! So no I don't really know. :D:roflol:
I would also like to...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 12-09-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 7,656
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Oh yeah, I checked, and this thing has magnetic...

Oh yeah, I checked, and this thing has magnetic oil filler plugs from the factory! Yay!:wai:

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Part number...
Forum: Electric Projects 12-09-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 87
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Ooohhh, I was thinking of the valvetrain and...

Ooohhh, I was thinking of the valvetrain and stuff in a 4 stroke. That's my understanding of the term "top end". I guess I was mistaken!:oops:
Forum: Electric Projects 12-09-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 87
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
What top end??? That term only really applies to...

What top end??? That term only really applies to 4 strokes. Do you mean the cylinder? Cylinder head?
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-09-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 232
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Oooooooooohhhh........:drool5:

Oooooooooohhhh........:drool5:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-09-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 122
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Sweet! Thanks Grant! I had seen that website but...

Sweet! Thanks Grant! I had seen that website but didn't trust them(I'm naturally suspicious), but it's good to know they can be trusted.

:eek:
A steel bore, dual bearing block is $300!!!:eek:
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 12-09-2019, 07:57 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 20,001
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Yeah, Doc Sprocket made a fire extinguisher CO2...

Yeah, Doc Sprocket made a fire extinguisher CO2 cartridge-based Cherry Bomb "Glass Pack" for a GX340. It actually muffled at low speeds, and made a real nice BRAAAPP when he revved it. I've wanted to...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-08-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 175
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
If we ever move out of Texas, I've gotta convince...

If we ever move out of Texas, I've gotta convince my parents to move to North West Arkansas!:cheers2:
That sounds like my kind of barbeque! Looks finger licking good!:drool5:
Forum: Electric Projects 12-08-2019, 08:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 237
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
You're lucky your shoe didn't catch on fire!...

You're lucky your shoe didn't catch on fire! Since that's a synthetic fiber shoe, it would have melted on to your foot!:eek:
Invest in some leather work boots. You can't be too safe with welding.:(
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 12-08-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 20,001
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
This site only really accepts photos and PDFs and...

This site only really accepts photos and PDFs and the likes. Upload your video to YouTube and link it here.:thumbsup:
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