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Forum: Using Tools and Welding 09-23-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,793
Posted By rudie98
loosen the nut on your wire spool this will...

loosen the nut on your wire spool this will help............

you may need to change your inner cannula thw wire travels thru.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-23-2012, 12:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,685
Posted By rudie98
The centrifugal clutch is only good for up to 6hp...

The centrifugal clutch is only good for up to 6hp engines. Larger hp engines need a torque converter. Wanting more power and speed comes with a price. The centrifugal clutches are great on real small...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-23-2012, 11:44 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 14,634
Posted By rudie98
Dear Friend; I am also mounting a snowmobile...

Dear Friend;

I am also mounting a snowmobile 340cc to a larger gokart. Use 40:1 oil ratio for slower driving and 32:1 ratio for faster. You want speed then give the engine what it need to give you...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-23-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,161
Posted By rudie98
Dear friend; I'm 61 and have a gokart home...

Dear friend;

I'm 61 and have a gokart home shop. The yerf you have needs at least a 5/8 jackshaft for that size engine. I have several 30 series jackshaft mounts for yerfs.

Email me at...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-23-2012, 10:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 963
Posted By rudie98
Dear friend; I love the quote about asking...

Dear friend;

I love the quote about asking for forgiveness. That made my day. I need help. I got a snowmobile engine 340cc and need to build a jackshaft mount??? This engine is going on a home...
Forum: For Sale or Trade 10-25-2010, 07:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,078
Posted By rudie98
OPPS- Mistake ,,,I must be human DUDE!!! Thanks...

OPPS- Mistake ,,,I must be human DUDE!!! Thanks for your wisdom "O GREAT ONE". Please don't use this forum for correcting a 59 y.o. man like a kid ....DUDE!!!!!!

Blaz we all need parts and help...
Forum: For Sale or Trade 10-18-2010, 12:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,078
Posted By rudie98
need new comet series 40 driver and driven for...

need new comet series 40 driver and driven for jackshaft 5/8 inch and 3/4 bore engine shaft.

Joel
Forum: FAQ & Articles 10-04-2010, 04:12 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 74,781
Posted By rudie98
Dear Blaz; I was totally stupid!. I'm so use...

Dear Blaz;

I was totally stupid!. I'm so use to working with series 30 TC I forgot the series 30 is the only TC that the driven faces outward from the engine. Too many things on my plate trying to...
Forum: FAQ & Articles 09-27-2010, 05:51 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 74,781
Posted By rudie98
I need advice..... I got a 13hp clone and comet...

I need advice.....
I got a 13hp clone and comet series 40 driver and driven units. Unit has been used in pass and worked great. Setup 2 years and comet driver,driven and 13hp on new kart frame. With...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-22-2010, 03:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 28,586
Posted By rudie98
Dear Friend; I retired and open up a gokart...

Dear Friend;

I retired and open up a gokart repair shop in my home for the last 8 years. I also looked at the gearbox with reverse for $250.00 approx. Couldn't find anybody that used one for a...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-20-2010, 05:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,888
Posted By rudie98
series 40 TC adjusting motor plates.........

Dear Friend;

The pic show the top plate (#1)the engine mounts to. The number (2) plate is identical to the top plate but has slide opeing for chain adjustment and also the top plate bolt that hold...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-20-2010, 05:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 843
Posted By rudie98
I made a gokart and put on a 200CC Lifan 5 speed...

I made a gokart and put on a 200CC Lifan 5 speed motorcycle engine on it. Here is some tips:

(1)..Mount engine to your right side so it can get cool air flow.

(2).. Clutch lever on pole for...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-20-2010, 08:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,208
Posted By rudie98
May I sugguest Harbor Freight for $99.00 you get...

May I sugguest Harbor Freight for $99.00 you get s NEW 6.5hp OHV engine that I have put 6 on karts sofar, They are great engines for the money. This will solve your engine problem and give your...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-20-2010, 08:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,208
Posted By rudie98
Dear Friend; Does the engine shaft have a...

Dear Friend;

Does the engine shaft have a hole that a bolt could be used and is the shaft keyed? If so bolt on the clutch and the taper will prevent the clutch going further on the shaft.

I...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-20-2010, 08:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,888
Posted By rudie98
Dear Friend; With series 30 TC you can get a...

Dear Friend;

With series 30 TC you can get a plate that has the jackshaft mounted perm. on it making it easy to mount engine and keeping the engine and jackshaft the correct distance. If you need...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-20-2010, 07:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,326
Posted By rudie98
As I got introduced to Yerfdog...3203 I have...

As I got introduced to Yerfdog...3203 I have notice on U-tube owners have found several weak areas in design. Brackets on the A-arms & spindle separating has showns up of 4 out of 6 3203's I've...
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 09-20-2010, 07:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,437
Posted By rudie98
Dear Blazk; As I got introduced to...

Dear Blazk;

As I got introduced to Yerfdog...3203 I have notice on U-tube owners have found several weak areas in design. Brackets on the A-arms & spindle separating has showns up of 4 out of 6...
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 09-13-2010, 04:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,437
Posted By rudie98
Dear Friend; Hope you enjoy my old...

Dear Friend;

Hope you enjoy my old madness.....

Joel
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 09-13-2010, 04:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,437
Posted By rudie98
Pimping a 3203...........

Customer (Leon) wanted a larger gokart so we found a 3203 Yerfdog. Then the multi projects started.

Joel
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 09-13-2010, 02:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,437
Posted By rudie98
Dear Silvergrizz; I will gather pictures of...

Dear Silvergrizz;

I will gather pictures of past projects and post them. I am restoring ( Extreme Pimping) a Yerfdog 3203 per customer request (Leon). I restored a small kart for him earlier and...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-05-2010, 10:48 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,185
Posted By rudie98
Dear Friend; Gokarts are fun but money will...

Dear Friend;

Gokarts are fun but money will have to be spent to have that pleasure of driving them. Thats the down side of karting. I have a small gokart shop and bigger guys like us a clutch and...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-05-2010, 10:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,326
Posted By rudie98
I think you have the right idea on what you want...

I think you have the right idea on what you want to design.........If I can help let me know.......

Joel
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-05-2010, 10:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,326
Posted By rudie98
Dear Friend; I have a small gokart shop and...

Dear Friend;
I have a small gokart shop and many strong design come from one inch 11 guage steel square tubing. Good 90 degree structual support in your construction and you save some money. I...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-05-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,634
Posted By rudie98
Used karts.........

Dear Friend;

I started buying used karts and fix them up to sell at Christmas time. One good thing about a already factory made frame is you don't have to do any tube bending which gets expensive...
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 09-05-2010, 10:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,437
Posted By rudie98
Hello all......Joel's the "gokart Old Tech"

After 34 years of hospital work, its time to build and get dirty. As a kid of eight I wanted the kind of kart a friend had but money stopped all my dreams. Now 50 years later I'm building the...
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