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Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-29-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,766
Posted By poordad
I use one for a 700lb buggy and just by removing...

I use one for a 700lb buggy and just by removing the gov, shaving .30 off of the timing key, opening up the intake adding a 32mm mikuni and making an 1 1/2 exhaust it moves it at about 50mph and...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-22-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,815
Posted By poordad
it can be done and once you get the clutches and...

it can be done and once you get the clutches and gear ratio dialed in as well as upgrading the motor a bit it can definitely spin a 25" tires on a 700lb buggy:thumbsup:
...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-29-2013, 11:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
yes you will need to use the brake to stop it so...

yes you will need to use the brake to stop it so you can shift and I use mine as a rear/emergency brake
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-20-2013, 12:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
I can't remember for sure but I think the clone...

I can't remember for sure but I think the clone shaft is a 10mm stock.
I drilled it deeper and taped it for the 3/8 polaris clutch bolt (before I cut it), I believe you could use a 10mm bolt if you...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-09-2013, 10:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
the plan is to run an 10si alternator with it if...

the plan is to run an 10si alternator with it if I ever get around to installing it:rolleyes:
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-08-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
thanks I like it here is the new link, I...

thanks I like it

here is the new link, I guess they moved things around

http://www.cartpartsplus.com/performance/clutches/tapered-clutch-adapter
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-08-2013, 01:31 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
thought I would post a couple of updates, I ended...

thought I would post a couple of updates, I ended up changing my front spindles to run a hydraulic brake, got rid of the hand controls and switched to a standard steering wheel, added a 32mm Mikuni...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-12-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,224
Posted By poordad
:iagree: if you do it this way you don't have to...

:iagree: if you do it this way you don't have to worry about the governor anymore :rolleyes:
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-01-2013, 12:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 930
Posted By poordad
It sounds like it may not be getting enough fuel,...

It sounds like it may not be getting enough fuel, did you change the air intake or exhaust at all and if not have you checked to make sure the fuel lines are clear and the carb is cleen.

if the...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 02-05-2013, 12:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,239
Posted By poordad
something to look for depending on where you live...

something to look for depending on where you live is an older polaris ATV as this will get you a set of clutches set for about 450lbs and a transmission. Alot of times the motor is no good and people...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-28-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,239
Posted By poordad
I hate to disagree but I have a 150cc Gy6 a 250cc...

I hate to disagree but I have a 150cc Gy6 a 250cc CF250 and a 420cc HF Predator motor on three different buggy's and the clone is about a quarter more on power than the 250 and the 150 isn't even in...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 10-25-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 22,395
Posted By poordad
something like this could be used with a smaller...

something like this could be used with a smaller atv muffler to adjust the amount of flow / noise.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/190741896340?ssPageName=STRK:MEWNX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1497.l2648
Forum: FAQ & Articles 10-04-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 24,091
Posted By poordad
just interested if after porting all of the valve...

just interested if after porting all of the valve components as well as the fly wheel need to be upgraded or is this just helping it breath?

looks good:thumbsup: and now i'm in trouble:idea2:
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-12-2012, 12:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,362
Posted By poordad
you can use a polaris atv clutch on that engine...

you can use a polaris atv clutch on that engine with a few mods.


http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/showthread.php?t=17213

these clutches are very tunable and can take much more than the engine can...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-31-2012, 12:06 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
I used a Polaris magnum front drive as my rear...

I used a Polaris magnum front drive as my rear IRS unit and scratch built the arms and hubs, it works pretty well so far;)
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-19-2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,558
Posted By poordad
try out this place ...

try out this place

http://www.bmikarts.com/shop/?shop=1&cat=272
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-10-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
some video of my buggy I set the driven...

some video of my buggy

I set the driven clutch with a black spring at 3 on the sheave and 1 on the helix

the driver has a blue/green spring and 55g weights

I removed the gov and drilled the...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-10-2012, 09:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 903
Posted By poordad
thanks

thanks
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-10-2012, 02:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 903
Posted By poordad
never mind, I had bean setting them at TDC...

never mind, I had bean setting them at TDC instead of by the individual valve:mad2:

will try the correct way tomorrow
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-09-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 903
Posted By poordad
16 hp preditor clone valve gap?

I am looking for information on the proper valve lash for a 420cc HF clone, ( stock ) - gov.

I currently have it set at .004 for both and it seams to run ok but backfires on shut down:worried2:
...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-08-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
Ive bean messing with my clutch and gearing...

Ive bean messing with my clutch and gearing lately and think I am getting closer to the ride that I am looking for;).

I changed the weights on my primary to 55g from 41g with a blue/green spring...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-25-2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
thanks for the information on your motor as this...

thanks for the information on your motor as this definitely helps with a baseline for expectation:thumbsup:

My spacing is the same as the quad that the clutches came from but I may dead to add...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-23-2012, 11:02 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
thanks I used a adapter from this place to...

thanks

I used a adapter from this place to fit the clutch

http://www.cartpartsplus.com/tapered-clutch-adapter.html?osCsid=e4ce4264646da5a4dd208bb332e48c49

my distance is 10.3" shaft to...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-23-2012, 12:15 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
I have tested it around the yard and write now I...

I have tested it around the yard and write now I am getting about 15mph :sleeping: but it has great low end pull. I know that I am not getting all of my driver (only about 1/2) but have not removed...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-21-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,389
Posted By poordad
thanks I think it will run and ride well and...

thanks
I think it will run and ride well and I'm just trying to get the best power out to the wheels, maybe 50mph and decent uphill possibilities. if possible;)
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