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Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 10:48 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By itsid
you said you wanted to do some testing, ...

you said you wanted to do some testing,
otherwise I wouldn't even have mentioned the tiny timing offset ;)

Also.. no it will not be the only thing affecting the results.
Just the only thing you...
Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 11:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 229
Posted By itsid
nah, it's 3 in the pic only (something about the...

nah, it's 3 in the pic only (something about the specific ratio of the two fictive flywheels and the magneto width in the image.. I winged it.. but the proportions shouldn't be too far off)

I...
Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 11:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 55
Posted By itsid
well the ceramic core goes ALL the way through...

well the ceramic core goes ALL the way through the threaded part of a spark plug..
if it cracked you better check that no ever so slightly part is still in the combustion chamber.

ceramic is...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 11:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 123
Posted By itsid
if you want to bolt it to a wall ... of course! ...

if you want to bolt it to a wall ... of course!

'sid
Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 08:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 106
Posted By itsid
while a chain can certainly be too short, or...

while a chain can certainly be too short, or rather two sprockets can be too close together

what you have looks to be a fairly common layout for a yard kart like yours;
and while I cannot name...
Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 04:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 229
Posted By itsid
And the exact opposite would be correct.. the...

And the exact opposite would be correct..
the addapter would have to shift over slightly.
(easier to just turn the flywheel a few degrees though)

let me quickly draw you a pic...
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Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-25-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 101
Posted By itsid
frankly, all I can think about is the yoshimura...

frankly,
all I can think about is the yoshimura brabble and if that's a K4 or not..

kart... uhm why is the rear bumper the wrong way around?
that way the inrushing kart would be deflected right...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-25-2020, 09:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 229
Posted By itsid
no link, no just google for a "printing timing...

no link, no just google for a "printing timing degree wheel"
and get one you like. ;)
Frankly since for now all that matters is that the timing is identical,
you can also just take a blank piece...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-25-2020, 01:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 229
Posted By itsid
timing (with the matching adapter bracket)...

timing (with the matching adapter bracket) shouldn't be too much of an issue IMHO,
especially not if you can further adjust timing with keys.

BUT I'd suggest you get the timing card template...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-25-2020, 01:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 111
Posted By itsid
^^ that those tiny engines have an internal...

^^ that

those tiny engines have an internal gear reduction on karts..
skipping that raises your ratio by a factor of threee at the very least.
and that had to be brought back down again of...
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 01-25-2020, 01:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 50
Posted By itsid
Welcome aboard.. :D yes .. just recover your...

Welcome aboard.. :D

yes .. just recover your tools so you don't have to buy new ones every day,
the rest should be easy ;)

'sid
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 01-25-2020, 01:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 38
Posted By itsid
Servus from germany then :D good to have you...

Servus from germany then :D

good to have you around..
always great to see parents taking care of their offspring's vroomy needs :thumbsup:

'sid
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 01-25-2020, 01:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 56
Posted By itsid
..need to stop drooling on my keyboard.. hang...

..need to stop drooling on my keyboard.. hang on... :drool5:

no, waiting for it... any second now... :toetap05:

(minutes later)
uhm...
Nope, sorry, that kart's too good.. will get back as...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-25-2020, 01:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 106
Posted By itsid
the rubber engine mounts are very likely the...

the rubber engine mounts are very likely the culprit indeed.

also: why the secondary engine plate?
get rid of that too and just mount the bare engine to the bare frame ;)

chain alignment then...
Forum: Electric Projects 01-24-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 233
Posted By itsid
You need to first find the batteries in order to...

You need to first find the batteries in order to make the voltage decision.
personally with lead acid batteries I'd stick with 48V..
with LiPo batpacks I'd step up to 72V (or even higher)
because...
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 01-24-2020, 11:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 528
Posted By itsid
with mine, when the release valve screw thingy...

with mine, when the release valve screw thingy isn't fully closed,
it can't lift a thing either but will stay up as long as the handle is up.

since I usually store it with the release open (down...
Forum: Electric Projects 01-23-2020, 10:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 233
Posted By itsid
Now.. reached out to some companies I've been in...

Now.. reached out to some companies I've been in contact with before..
No 219 blanks to be found, that is a too specific thing
(they all only ever make european industrial sizes 06,08 etc)
and...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-23-2020, 10:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 141
Posted By itsid
should be fairly equal, yes; but not because it...

should be fairly equal, yes;
but not because it wouldn't run too well otherwise,
but because it wouldn't run too well _for long_ otherwise ;)
(the missing lubrication would cause a major hiccup...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-23-2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 141
Posted By itsid
Indeed.. ALL engines (2,4,5,6 stroke doesn't...

Indeed.. ALL engines (2,4,5,6 stroke doesn't matter) take air in, compress, combust and exhaust.
the difference is in fact that a four stroke
does so in four distinct piston stokes
and a two...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-23-2020, 12:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 246
Posted By itsid
pure luck... I searched for an OHH engine...

pure luck...
I searched for an OHH engine manual once and that thing popped up (source is in the manual ;))
it just so happens it covers the OHHSK as well as the OHSK series as well

the snow...
Forum: FAQ & Articles 01-23-2020, 12:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 78
Posted By itsid
..and so we did ;) but just scroll up before...

..and so we did ;)

but just scroll up before sending and check again,
that's far quicker than waiting for us to move soemthing ;)

'sid
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-23-2020, 12:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 246
Posted By itsid
Hi MIndy.. long time no see.. I get the...

Hi MIndy.. long time no see..

I get the slight impression that you somehow feel unhappy about the shed in general and the engine you pulled out of it in particular ..
IDK why tbh... just a...
Forum: Good Deals! 01-22-2020, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 105
Posted By itsid
indeed, if you can.. get it. it's not a...

indeed, if you can.. get it.

it's not a racing kart, and not yet as collectible as the original Rupp would be,
but it's the closest rupp replica there is, and being a D301 not the most common...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-22-2020, 08:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By itsid
we need more pics.. looks like a nice vintage...

we need more pics..
looks like a nice vintage race kart
(means: remove that engine quick! it's an insult to the chassis)

And since last kart was identifyable via it's rims.. maybe give us a...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-21-2020, 09:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 107
Posted By itsid
^^ good point! it might also have been kinked...

^^ good point!
it might also have been kinked or wedged shut somehow
I even saw people closing it up with a bolt since they go annoyed by it sweating and even spilling oil when the engine was...
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