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Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 07-12-2019, 05:55 AM
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Posted By slicksonly
OK: Kart people; With the motor spotted with...

OK: Kart people;
With the motor spotted with the chain drive. I marked for motor mount holes with 2" inch slots for 5/16 bolts, slots are for making adjustments for chain & sprocket wear. The seat...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 07-08-2019, 04:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
Yes I had the spacer made: When I was fitting...

Yes I had the spacer made:
When I was fitting the TC to the 212 I wrote down two pages of notes. I wanted a better fit with the best performance. Actually the motor shaft on the 212 is 1" inch...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 06-19-2019, 05:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
Thanks people for your mechanical observation; ...

Thanks people for your mechanical observation;
OK with the two motors measured and recorded. I decided to go with one motor with torque convertor drive, I wanted to see what all the fuss was about...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 06-10-2019, 05:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
Hello DIY People; Hydraulic brake rotor...

Hello DIY People;
Hydraulic brake rotor install, the kart is design for two motors so I did a motor set up to locate the brake rotor. I wanted to put a seven inch rotor on the right side, but no...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-06-2019, 04:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 220
Posted By slicksonly
I bought the motors two at a time, weeks apart at...

I bought the motors two at a time, weeks apart at HF, two pairs with coupons at $89.oo & $79.00 super hot deal, they all have cast valve covers. I have lots of bike parts and I buy way to much from...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-05-2019, 04:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 220
Posted By slicksonly
212 throttle cable

I need throttle cable for my 212 pred. what are you guys using??
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 06-02-2019, 04:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 202
Posted By slicksonly
OK Guys that's good to know thanks; That dual...

OK Guys that's good to know thanks;
That dual drive is a hot set up, both motors right side drive?? My four chain saws all drive on the right side no left side?? O'well back to the drawing board. ...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 06-01-2019, 04:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 202
Posted By slicksonly
left & right drive

Question??
with the Predator 212 motor do they also make a right side drive?? It would make a duel motor drive the way to go. Are other manufactures building left or right drive motors, and will the...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-23-2019, 05:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
Hello DIY kart people; Finishing up most of the...

Hello DIY kart people;
Finishing up most of the top stuff, steering, gas & brake peddles, mechanical throttle body, hydraulic brakes. Getting ready to pull the frame out of the jig and Weld the flip...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-05-2019, 05:17 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 2,716
Posted By slicksonly
Hello Mr; Speed I thought I would take time out...

Hello Mr; Speed
I thought I would take time out from my build and give you some inspiration. I watched your U-tube and that was cool, you have to have a mechanical desire and you certainly have...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-04-2019, 05:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
Hello DIY kart builders; Working on gas and...

Hello DIY kart builders;
Working on gas and brake peddles, steering support, I bought the peddles and made them lighter, with a cut out for the throttle clevis 1/4 20 thread. Made two 90 degree...
Forum: All Other Parts 04-23-2019, 05:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By slicksonly
Due to a extraordinary new development this post...

Due to a extraordinary new development this post has ended.
Forum: All Other Parts 04-19-2019, 06:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By slicksonly
Brake time

I need brakes, can not fine?? need Idea, looking for a master cylinder ?? Going from the peddle 1/4 rod along the frame to the back behind the seat I want to mount a master cylinder down low to pull...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 04-19-2019, 05:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
Wire welding frame & attachments; This is the...

Wire welding frame & attachments;
This is the fun part knowing Mechanically this is my build and things are going together. The welder I bought at a garage sale last year, The cart my wife bought me...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 04-17-2019, 06:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
Frame work; Things are moving right along here...

Frame work;
Things are moving right along here as you can see, the frame being the main thing, makes the build fast. Wire welding next.
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 04-15-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
When your building like this, you get a lot of...

When your building like this, you get a lot of wild Idea's in you head about the next build?? With this winter weather holding out, things are going fast on this build.

good luck builder's...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 04-15-2019, 04:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
Frame work; With the wheel base and...

Frame work;
With the wheel base and measurements complete, I started the frame work, when cutting, coping, bending pipe I mark TDC both ends mark 4 quadrants so I can cut the same.
Forum: All Other Parts 04-06-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 460
Posted By slicksonly
The post is in the right spot here. All other...

The post is in the right spot here.
All other parts
What parts do, where they go, and where to buy them.

The German sausage joke thing, what's up with that?

The joke? was related to me by a...
Forum: All Other Parts 04-05-2019, 06:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 460
Posted By slicksonly
0 turn slicks!!

YA baby were talking slicks!! With the popularity of 0 turn lawn mowers showing up every where for sale, they run slick tires. The local farm store selling the mowers I checked the tire rack and the...
Forum: All Other Parts 04-01-2019, 05:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By slicksonly
What's the diff. ?? looks like the same China...

What's the diff. ?? looks like the same China brand. I have there 2019 catalog, they have a lot of mechanical stuff, I bought there high back seat 1-3202-bk it's nice but kinda heavy for a kart. Go...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 03-29-2019, 06:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
Working on the front steering, It's a good time...

Working on the front steering, It's a good time to get your measurements tire width and axle spacing ( wheel base ) will be 54" inch. Building my own spindles a little heavier I built a jig to hold...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 03-21-2019, 05:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
Looks like I'm in!! thanks guys; To start...

Looks like I'm in!! thanks guys;
To start assembly I made a fab table out of plywood painted white for layout lines and hold parts in place. The rear carrier plate was than centered and screwed...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 03-16-2019, 05:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By slicksonly
2019 - Road Runner Kart

Welcome all builders;
This is my entry for 2019 DIY GK - thunder, karts name Road Runner. Wanted to build my own for a while, started the rear some what, hopefully I can finish this year.
...
Forum: Build Off Contest Main Area 03-06-2019, 03:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,140
Posted By slicksonly
I'm thinking I can enter and finish my kart for...

I'm thinking I can enter and finish my kart for 2019, sounds pretty exciting, winning would be cool. ( :cool: )
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 03-04-2019, 05:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 841
Posted By slicksonly
( Sticking ) with the subject temporary welder??...

( Sticking ) with the subject temporary welder?? or is it temporary welding machine??
The post said he wanted to learn stick welding, I'm sorry I don't know where the welding sheet steal come from??...
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