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Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 06:31 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By JTSpeedDemon
It's the best bet to stick with the original...

It's the best bet to stick with the original style CDI at least. Try searching Eby for "suzuki 125cc cdi" and see what you find. :thumbsup:
Forum: Off Topic Forum Yesterday, 04:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 40
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Yeah I love snakes, but I'd prefer to have a...

Yeah I love snakes, but I'd prefer to have a little room between me and the dangerous ones. The harmless ones like the one I found today on the other hand, I love 'em!
Yeah I've heard those Hognoses...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs Yesterday, 02:59 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 7,780
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
No, I think it's actually bluish, but it's so...

No, I think it's actually bluish, but it's so faint it's hard to tell.
I know I can rule out a rich mixture, since I have already leaned it out as much as possible and then richened it slightly...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs Yesterday, 02:35 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 7,780
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Ok yeah, I just test fired it, and the smoke is...

Ok yeah, I just test fired it, and the smoke is cured, except for some slight black smoke when I rev it. Much better than before.
Forum: Off Topic Forum Yesterday, 11:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 40
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Cool Critters

I just remembered today how much I love nature, specifically the little critters out in it, so I figured I'd start this thread for people to post about cool critters they find(with pics!), and just...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 11:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 153
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Yeah, looks like Sunoco. I'm digging the...

Yeah, looks like Sunoco.

I'm digging the rake of that roll cage.......:popcorn:
Forum: Introduce Yourself! Yesterday, 08:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 115
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Try attaching the throttle cable at the circled...

Try attaching the throttle cable at the circled point. Or somewhere so it pivots that arm. :cheers2:
EDIT - Don't know why the picture shrunk when I downloaded it. :oops: Oh well, you get the idea.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 08:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 92
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Don't let itsid stop you! I want to see what you...

Don't let itsid stop you! I want to see what you can come up with!:thumbsup:
Forum: Off Topic Forum Yesterday, 08:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 110
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Yeah, well we've had plenty of members on here...

Yeah, well we've had plenty of members on here that have run heavier springs with a stock rod, and several still recommend it to newbies looking for speed. So it's not like they were the first ones...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-12-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 110
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Soooo, when you gonna build them??;):roflol: ...

Soooo, when you gonna build them??;):roflol:
They do better than I can right now!!
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 12-12-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 7,780
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
If I had a Dremel I would've while I had the...

If I had a Dremel I would've while I had the piston out, but oh well. It's not too hard to pull the cylinder head on these. ;)
This engine already has a LOT of power, but yes, eyebrow shaving and...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-12-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 110
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Yeah, I mostly watch for entertainment, there's...

Yeah, I mostly watch for entertainment, there's not much technical or procedural information that really should be followed. ;)
It is quite fun to see projects like the diesel kart, the Black Widow,...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-12-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 88
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Hmm, didn't know clones idled at 1.4K! Briggs...

Hmm, didn't know clones idled at 1.4K! Briggs idle around 1750, so I can really use the extra engagement room.

OMBWarehouse sells several springs, listed here in order from weakest to strongest:
...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 12-12-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 7,780
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Better........

Head gasket came in a few days ago, but I was busy planning our church youth group's White Elephant(great success).
But I didn't have much to do today, I didn't go out and earn money since I'm...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-12-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 110
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Yeah, it's supremely sketchy, and I do NOT trust...

Yeah, it's supremely sketchy, and I do NOT trust the craftsmanship, but it sure is fun to watch!!
The leaky intake manifold actually isn't such a big deal on that diesel, given that the fuel is...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-12-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 144
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Wheelies!! :roflol: Yeah no, bad idea to put a...

Wheelies!! :roflol:
Yeah no, bad idea to put a humungo sprocket on there and expect everything to work just right.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-12-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 153
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Carsandcameras' Crue Cut Indy 500 had the same...

Carsandcameras' Crue Cut Indy 500 had the same live axle/rear right bearing wheel setup. In that case it was to keep the drivetrain within the body.
I would modify it to full live axle, most of the...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-12-2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 88
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
It's handy for rather temperamental engines like...

It's handy for rather temperamental engines like mine, so it's more forgiving to tune and won't launch at idle!:roflol:
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 12-12-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,914
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Briggs governors don't have that...

Briggs governors don't have that clip......;):D:D:D:P:P:P
They just slide right off, pretty nice.

I'll probably build up a clone someday, but for now I still like flatheads the best. Glad that...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-12-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 110
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Bwahaha!!!

Ok, so you guys probably know that Carsandcameras recently took a very low quality small diesel engine and put it on an Azusa Road Rocket chassis. So out of curiosity, I searched up "diesel small...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-12-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 92
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
:welcome2: Sounds like you have a good start!...

:welcome2:
Sounds like you have a good start! For advice, we need to see some pictures of what you have. Mind posting some pictures up?:useless:

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Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-12-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 88
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Uhm, WOW, they got back to me really fast!:wai: ...

Uhm, WOW, they got back to me really fast!:wai:
Here's what he said:


So yes, our clutches engage at 2200 and lock at 2400 RPM.

:cool:
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-12-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 88
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Actually 'sid, Max Torque SS's like JS's and...

Actually 'sid, Max Torque SS's like JS's and mine, engage at 2200, full lock comes later.
Max Torque's website says they engage at 2200 RPM, compared to the 1800 RPM most other clutches engage at. I...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-12-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 88
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Maybe some narrower slicks would help. That way...

Maybe some narrower slicks would help. That way it would spin the tires a little more readily, making it easier on the clutch.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-12-2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 144
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
There's a 60T one as well for about...

There's a 60T one as well for about $20:https://www.bmikarts.com/Sprocket-60T-for-35-Chain-with-4-Brake-Drum_p_10940.html

If you ever wanted to change to #35 chain. However it does not have an...
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