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Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-14-2016, 12:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,168
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
BTW, this will be road-legal and get a tag...... ...

BTW, this will be road-legal and get a tag......

There also is a 440cc clone engine as well stating 18HP.

If I can have 60Mph at 4000RPM, that would be ideal.

If I have enough torque, I see...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-13-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,168
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Sounds good so far for the engine....60 should be...

Sounds good so far for the engine....60 should be easy with a stock engine...

My concern is the drivetrain....

I will use a jackshaft setup, so the main drive chain from the jackshaft to the...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-13-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,168
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Economy Road Kart, How much HP do I need?

I have been wanting to build an Eco Project for a while. 1-Cylinder Gas Saver, and Hybrid motor add-on. I'm trying to get mileage, and economy, but I need it to go fast enough for the road. 70Mph...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 01-10-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,612
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Get a Hilliard Extreme-Duty clutch. I slip my...

Get a Hilliard Extreme-Duty clutch. I slip my clutch constantly and it lasts. I also used them on my motorized bicycle push trailer.
...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-31-2012, 03:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,649
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Somebody took the starter off a GX390 and put it...

Somebody took the starter off a GX390 and put it on a GX340. They do fit, they are nearly the same engine.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-31-2012, 03:41 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,499
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Cool Just because both engines throttles are sync'd,...

Just because both engines throttles are sync'd, does NOT mean both will operate at the same speed.

If one engine is loaded more than the other in a turn, the lesser loaded engine will spin...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-30-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,190
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Thumbs up NO. The predator has slight machining...

NO.

The predator has slight machining differences, so it will not fit.

Get a CAM specifically made for the PREDATOR:...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-30-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,499
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Cool I would recommend for simplicity, for each engine...

I would recommend for simplicity, for each engine to have its own clutch, to reduce complication and not have to worry about sync.

You could have both clutches each with it's own chain going to...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-24-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,541
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
http://www.affordablegokarts.com/ Look under...

http://www.affordablegokarts.com/

Look under Honda GX200 Parts. Make sure you have an actual clone (196cc), and not a Predator (212cc). If you do have a Predator, they also have parts for that...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-24-2012, 10:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,941
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
It sounds like YOU DO have a Hilliard, because...

It sounds like YOU DO have a Hilliard, because nobody else has that design, because it's patented.

Is this your clutch???...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-23-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,255
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
There is no spacer. I just have a bearing in...

There is no spacer. I just have a bearing in each side of the hub.

When I tighten the nuts on the axle that hold the hubs on, I tighten until it touches the bearing, then add a big washer, then a...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-23-2012, 03:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,046
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Your Kart is the same as mine. I was wondering...

Your Kart is the same as mine. I was wondering why I had to move a few things to get my 7HP Predator to fit and everything to line up, and your pics make perfect sense. The Tecumseh engine you have...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-23-2012, 03:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,582
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Pocketbike/Goped engines are awesome on bikes,...

Pocketbike/Goped engines are awesome on bikes, but you have to do fabricating to make it work, it is not easy.

I had the pleasure 2 yrs ago of Riding in St Pete with a guy that had a little 43cc...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-23-2012, 03:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,860
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
If I had the $$$$, I would quickly buy that bike...

If I had the $$$$, I would quickly buy that bike without any hesitation.

Too bad I just put ~$300 into the Kart I restored. I would rather have the bike. :iagree:
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-23-2012, 03:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,423
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Just get a better clutch. Get a Hilliard...

Just get a better clutch. Get a Hilliard Extreme-Duty Clutch. Use ATF or Motor Oil to lube the bushing during install. You can smoke a Hilliard occasionally without burning it up as long as you...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-23-2012, 01:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,130
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
BTW, I payed $20 each wheel. ...

BTW, I payed $20 each wheel. ...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-23-2012, 01:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,255
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Thanks for all your help folks. I'll take your...

Thanks for all your help folks. I'll take your advice about changing the way I press the bearings in. Thanks for the tips!

Took it for another good ride today, BTW, this 7HP Predator has too...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-21-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,255
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
I made a press out of some Grade-8 threaded rod,...

I made a press out of some Grade-8 threaded rod, and nuts and washers, and used that to squeeze the bearings into the hub so I didn't have to use a hammer.

Could this still be stressing the...
Forum: More Builds 12-21-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,184
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Has anyone considered using a large 4-stroke...

Has anyone considered using a large 4-stroke engine with clutch for a chainsaw?

Something like a 6.5 or 7HP Clone engine setup to drive a chain?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-21-2012, 01:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,255
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
I'm checking it out on their website. They are...

I'm checking it out on their website. They are pricey, but if they are worth it, I may just get a pair of them for my drive hub.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-21-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,255
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
I had a sealed bearing blow out on me in one week...

I had a sealed bearing blow out on me in one week in the drive wheel hub, same setup, dead axle.

Do you get your bearings from BMI Karts, MFGSupply, or other???

Maybe not all Sealed bearings...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-21-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,255
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
On the Rear I'm running regular Go-Kart Hubs,...

On the Rear I'm running regular Go-Kart Hubs, Rims, and High-Speed bearing. IN my original post, I mentioned I blew out a precision High-speed bearing, not the cheapy hand-truck ones.

My Rear...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-21-2012, 12:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,255
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Bearings are blowing out constantly! About to Sell Kart!

I'm about to buy a complete set of new bearings for the whole Kart!!!! The rough patchy pavement must be killing this Kart!!! I JUST restored this thing!!! Brand NEW 7HP Predator...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-21-2012, 12:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,130
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Thanks for your help folks. I bought today...

Thanks for your help folks.

I bought today at Home Depot, a pair of Marathon Hand-Truck Tires, with the solid 1-piece welded gray rims. The bearings are low speed, but look more rugged, and don't...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-17-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,941
Posted By ZnsaneRyder
Get a Hilliard Extreme-Duty Clutch. ...

Get a Hilliard Extreme-Duty Clutch. http://www.bmikarts.com/item/Inferno-Fury-34-Bore-Racing-Clutch-from-Hilliard-404620-6512

It engages at 2300 RPM, and if you still need higher, you can put in...
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