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Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-07-2010, 07:36 AM
Replies: 84
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Posted By IHcubguy
31 in aug.

31 in aug.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-05-2010, 05:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,258
Posted By IHcubguy
well i had them on my Murray GT for about 5 yrs!...

well i had them on my Murray GT for about 5 yrs! and they are still holding up fine, they are turf saver II! I wanted to go with something with very little tread, easier around corners with a live...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-05-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,258
Posted By IHcubguy
(1)the pulley on the axle sprocket was plan A, I...

(1)the pulley on the axle sprocket was plan A, I thought i could go all belt! but i found a 10t sprocket that fit so i went with that, better choice in my opinion! It needs to come off!
(2)the...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-04-2010, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,258
Posted By IHcubguy
I was waiting for someone to tell me what i did...

I was waiting for someone to tell me what i did wrong, being this is my first build w/o plans, and with very very little advice! Don't hold back!! lets hear it
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-03-2010, 09:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,258
Posted By IHcubguy
My 1st hand/home built go kart!

It's been forever since i've been on here,(don't mind the dates on the pics thier wrong, the pics were taken today 3-3-10) but this is it so for, waiting for the weather to get warmer so i can paint....
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-30-2009, 07:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,322
Posted By IHcubguy
I have a Briggs 18hp twin and have that same...

I have a Briggs 18hp twin and have that same problem with it starting, with a full charge, it does'nt want to turn over without messing with the switch, then it takes off with no problem! I thought...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-29-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,742
Posted By IHcubguy
4 stroke

4 stroke
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-28-2009, 08:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,742
Posted By IHcubguy
Looking for another! I have a Honda 250 i'd like...

Looking for another! I have a Honda 250 i'd like to put in it!....
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-28-2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,387
Posted By IHcubguy
bending it back would cause stress to the frame,...

bending it back would cause stress to the frame, My brother has a one wheel drive i think it's a manco, anyways he snaped his axle off the frame, because he bent the axle before and had someone fix...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-28-2009, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,186
Posted By IHcubguy
Do you know how long the engine was sitting? Alot...

Do you know how long the engine was sitting? Alot of times when an engine is stored and some people don't know any better, they don't drain the fuel tank or the bowl, or change the oil, ( a proper...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-26-2009, 11:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 891
Posted By IHcubguy
what are your terms and conditions?

what are your terms and conditions?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-26-2009, 11:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,849
Posted By IHcubguy
ouch!! nipped the tips that had to throb. My bro...

ouch!! nipped the tips that had to throb. My bro cut off the tip of one of his fingers on a bandsaw, and when he looked down and seen it, he was out like a light, laid out on the floor!
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-23-2009, 07:26 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 52,896
Posted By IHcubguy
I'd really like to see how you get it to steer!...

I'd really like to see how you get it to steer! are you using half shafts, cv joints?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-23-2009, 07:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,881
Posted By IHcubguy
it's the rim size that makes it shorter , smaller...

it's the rim size that makes it shorter , smaller rim= smaller overall O.D. of tire, In this case, with the tire size being 4.10x3.50, what changes width is 4.10x(3.5) this in inches
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-23-2009, 05:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,881
Posted By IHcubguy
I got the same axle! The 1/4" keyway is full...

I got the same axle! The 1/4" keyway is full length, I got a one piece sprocket 60t #41 that has no hub it just slides right on, w/ two set screws and a 1/4" keyway!
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-23-2009, 05:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,425
Posted By IHcubguy
i got it to quit the vibration sound, thats all i...

i got it to quit the vibration sound, thats all i was worried about 1/8" that not awhole lot, you'd think by the time you bolt the engine down tight, it would'nt matter much because you'd have it...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-21-2009, 07:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,443
Posted By IHcubguy
Very very cool!!

Very very cool!!
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-21-2009, 06:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,742
Posted By IHcubguy
30 mph lawn tractor??

This is my 1966 Cub Cadet 102, I spent the last two yrs building, It's what i did before i wanted to make a go-kart, It's got a Kohler 12hp. , I chucked the deck! also has a upper and lower drive...
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 09-21-2009, 05:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,163
Posted By IHcubguy
What is your wire speed set at if the Amps are...

What is your wire speed set at if the Amps are maxed! When you start welding, don't take off right away, let it sit there and burn for a sec. preheat that steel, and take your time, , you can run it...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-20-2009, 11:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,801
Posted By IHcubguy
you would have to install another pedal to run...

you would have to install another pedal to run the clutch or control the clutch by a hand lever! You would have to find a gear box that it's drive is on the side rather than top, only kind i can...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-20-2009, 10:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,847
Posted By IHcubguy
I'm 30 and i still feel like running to the front...

I'm 30 and i still feel like running to the front door, when i get out of my truck! I'm a dork i know, my wife reminds me all the time!!! haha
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-20-2009, 10:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,847
Posted By IHcubguy
I wish we had one around here! Never been to one,...

I wish we had one around here! Never been to one, If i'm traveling around and i see one, i'll tell the wife sorry i NEED to make a pit stop! All we have is Blain's Farm and Fleet which i think is...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-20-2009, 10:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,425
Posted By IHcubguy
I fixed the problem it sounds good now! My floor...

I fixed the problem it sounds good now! My floor pan is welded in place, and i rivited braces across the frame every 10" curling ends around the frame welding ends to the frame! It's 18 ga. it's all...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-20-2009, 08:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,425
Posted By IHcubguy
i have it braced up pretty good right now, i've...

i have it braced up pretty good right now, i've seen ppl use a torch in areas that vibrated expanding the metal, then bumping water on it, This is my first home build........ i'm just learning as i...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-20-2009, 08:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,266
Posted By IHcubguy
so what did you find out flowerman?

so what did you find out flowerman?
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