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Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-08-2007, 01:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,528
Posted By jrjulien1
ya somewheres betweed 6:1 and 7:1 is what most...

ya somewheres betweed 6:1 and 7:1 is what most people use it just depends on what the application is
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 02-26-2007, 07:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,159
Posted By jrjulien1
in short yes you should complete you mini bike...

in short yes you should complete you mini bike and if your neighbour continues to report you it might be a god idea to try to talk to him and work our some kind of median where you can keep using...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 02-26-2007, 07:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,059
Posted By jrjulien1
as a response to what robert said. i have had...

as a response to what robert said. i have had bikes on which i have broken the chain under leg power only doing whelies and when in replaced my chain a few months back because it was getting too...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 02-26-2007, 07:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,059
Posted By jrjulien1
unfortunately bike derailleurs are too flimsy to...

unfortunately bike derailleurs are too flimsy to shift a go kart chain and would break under the stress however if you were using a very small engine it might work providing you are using an actuall...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-26-2007, 06:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,757
Posted By jrjulien1
i feel that there is only one good way to use a...

i feel that there is only one good way to use a horizantal shaft engine and unfortunately no one sells a kit to do it anyways it is to use a case with bevel gears in it preferably sealed with some...
Forum: All Other Parts 02-26-2007, 06:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,670
Posted By jrjulien1
try cycle shops they usually sell atv rims and...

try cycle shops they usually sell atv rims and tires if not try to find an atv dealer but they will probably cost you an arm and a leg

hope this helps
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-26-2007, 05:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,048
Posted By jrjulien1
ya bar stoold would be better for weight but if...

ya bar stoold would be better for weight but if you talking about six of them its going to get prety expensive but if u get 2 junk couches its free and besides you wont get much sped out of it either...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-26-2007, 05:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,828
Posted By jrjulien1
look good to me but i noiced that there isnt much...

look good to me but i noiced that there isnt much triangulation and alot of squared off edges which could result in a cage failure in the event of a roll over but other than that it looks like itll...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-26-2007, 05:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,125
Posted By jrjulien1
i think that using a torque converter might not...

i think that using a torque converter might not be your best option as there is another way to gt 2 speeds for alot less money its called a speed jackshaft and they are sold at bmi karts.com {ill...
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 02-26-2007, 05:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,748
Posted By jrjulien1
thought id re introduce myself

hi im an old member here but i havent been on in a while so i decided to reintroduce myself my name is jr julien
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-26-2007, 05:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,792
Posted By jrjulien1
a simple trike idea

my idea is to use one of those GT sleds as a frame for a small 3 wheeler go kart i thought of this idea the other day and im going to try it with my 2 stroke 32cc weed whacker engine as i wont be...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-28-2006, 07:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,322
Posted By jrjulien1
wow i looked at some of the projects you did...

wow i looked at some of the projects you did theyre awesome i especially like the RTQ because of its design i only have one question how would you make fiberglass bodies for something without a...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-28-2006, 07:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,829
Posted By jrjulien1
ya i think that its a good idea as long as it...

ya i think that its a good idea as long as it dosent get too offtopic
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-26-2006, 05:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,957
Posted By jrjulien1
problem

i was thinking about this and thought that if you did this you would have to have a way of getting more gas into the engine and controlling it at the same time so this my require a racing carb or...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-14-2006, 06:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,165
Posted By jrjulien1
assuming that your axle is totally covered with...

assuming that your axle is totally covered with that piece of tube you would have to do what robert said or cut some of that covering off and put a disc brake on the axle {drum brake would be much...
Forum: All Other Parts 11-13-2006, 08:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,112
Posted By jrjulien1
mig welding

i use a mig welder for all my welding needs as it nis argueably one of the most versitile types of welders as u can weld almost all typed of metal with it so ill hive u some tips on how i do it when...
Forum: All Other Parts 11-13-2006, 07:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,112
Posted By jrjulien1
welding tips

i was hoping to start a thread on welding to help new welders learn a little to start them off on thier project feel free to post on any welding related topic
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 11-13-2006, 07:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,259
Posted By jrjulien1
one problem with using the existing clutch........

one problem with using the existing clutch..... theres no teeth on it so i think ull have to pull that one off and try to find a 2 stroke clutch or one which has a high enough engagement point to not...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-12-2006, 09:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,101
Posted By jrjulien1
ya i know but the guy above me said that he...

ya i know but the guy above me said that he wanted to build a wooden go kart so i added on how to build it we should probably start a new post tho
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-11-2006, 08:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,101
Posted By jrjulien1
well first if you want to build a wooden kart you...

well first if you want to build a wooden kart you should have someone who knows how to work with wood to help you make sure its safe and very solid and you should have some sort of a shop at your...
Forum: All Other Parts 11-10-2006, 09:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,478
Posted By jrjulien1
you can try to order a custom one from somewhere...

you can try to order a custom one from somewhere in your city or online or convert it over to a chain drive
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-09-2006, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,456
Posted By jrjulien1
iv never heard of a power restriction on diffs...

iv never heard of a power restriction on diffs before but i suppose it would break at some point anyways a solid axle is cheeper and would perform just as well offroad but would suffer a little on...
Forum: All Other Parts 11-09-2006, 07:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,478
Posted By jrjulien1
if you could somehow use that on a kart i bet it...

if you could somehow use that on a kart i bet it would fly being a V twin and all
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-07-2006, 05:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,424
Posted By jrjulien1
if you order a new honda good luck finding...

if you order a new honda good luck finding something that will be small enough to go that slow {note a honda spins at 3900rpm instead of the 3600 turned by tecumesh/briggs}
Forum: All Other Parts 11-07-2006, 06:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,114
Posted By jrjulien1
i found a site that also specializes in racing...

i found a site that also specializes in racing engine parts and it has the raptor engine kit for $400 and it tell you what you need to complete the engine...
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