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Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-09-2019, 01:09 AM
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Posted By vegasboy
Here are some of the other legal stuff:thumbsup:

Here are some of the other legal stuff:thumbsup:
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-09-2019, 12:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 186
Posted By vegasboy
Thanks landuse, it took forever to rebuild it do...

Thanks landuse, it took forever to rebuild it do to saving up funds to get parts and just take my time to fix all of the issues I had with the first version so I did not have them with this version....
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-08-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 186
Posted By vegasboy
How is that a differential? It just looks like it...

How is that a differential? It just looks like it would be one wheel drive? Very odd-looking I've never seen this before
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-08-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 186
Posted By vegasboy
I thought about air ducts but eventually went...

I thought about air ducts but eventually went with an extra fan. But even on the hottest Las Vegas days it just wasn't enough and the temperature readout would go up pretty high. The motor was enough...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-08-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 186
Posted By vegasboy
The 250 engine was maxed out for the weight of...

The 250 engine was maxed out for the weight of the trike and I, plus the radiator was behind the seat and it wouldn't get proper airflow I had to add a second fan. And the motor plus wiring and the...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-08-2019, 03:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 186
Posted By vegasboy
It's not a power problem it's a gearing problem,...

It's not a power problem it's a gearing problem, I could buy a smaller sprocket and achieve the same goal. This motor has more than enough power to do what I needed to do. However I have the sprocket...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-08-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 186
Posted By vegasboy
The current top GPS speed is 61 miles per hour...

The current top GPS speed is 61 miles per hour and that's with a 10 tooth clutch 48 tooth sprocket and 20 inch wheels. I think I'm going to look into getting 22 or 23 in tall tires on a slightly...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-08-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 186
Posted By vegasboy
Please do take pics, I want to see what one of...

Please do take pics, I want to see what one of those differentials look like especially something that was vintage. I'm curious to know if it would hold up to a more modern higher horsepower motor?
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-08-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 186
Posted By vegasboy
Thanks budget. However if you drive your trike on...

Thanks budget. However if you drive your trike on the street and it is a live axle, you will likely have problems trying to turn the trike without the rear wheels pushing you straight forward. That...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-07-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 186
Posted By vegasboy
I haven't got the rear caliper hooked up to the...

I haven't got the rear caliper hooked up to the master cylinder yet. However the front brake does a pretty decent job of stopping the whole thing. We'll see how decent it works after the rear gets...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 12-07-2019, 09:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 186
Posted By vegasboy
Street legal 670 trike

Just wanted to show you guys my newly-completed 670 project. This is version 2.0 of an existing trike I had they had a 250 Ninja motor in it. I only have a few miles on the trike right now but so far...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 10-16-2019, 11:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 184
Posted By vegasboy
Probably a clone. for 35 bucks i highly doubt its...

Probably a clone. for 35 bucks i highly doubt its a noram. still seems to be pretty bulletproof.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 10-16-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 184
Posted By vegasboy
This is the clutch in question. $35 outboard only...

This is the clutch in question. $35 outboard only and does not have bushings because it runs on needle bearings. This is the only clutch I will use if I have a 1in shaft. It works really well on my...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 10-16-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 184
Posted By vegasboy
This trike used to have a 250cc ninja motor in...

This trike used to have a 250cc ninja motor in it. The motor did work but i did not have suspenion on the trike. The ninja motor was more complicated than a 670 obviously. Im currently rebuilding the...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 10-16-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 184
Posted By vegasboy
No torque converter. I have a clutch I cannot...

No torque converter. I have a clutch I cannot remember what it's rated for, but it needs to go on a 670 for a street legal trike. I'm looking for 60 65 miles an hour with a 5 to 1 ratio or something...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 10-16-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 184
Posted By vegasboy
670 clutch question

What happens if you use a motor with more horsepower than the clutch is rated? What would be in Jeopardy of failing?
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 08-20-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 222
Posted By vegasboy
video upload?

How do i upload a youtube video in a thread??
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 02-14-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 623
Posted By vegasboy
For now I'll use a disc brake lock for the front...

For now I'll use a disc brake lock for the front wheel. I was able to take it out yesterday for a few miles. Acceleration is very nice and that clutch is butter smooth. Anybody who has a equipment...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 02-13-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 623
Posted By vegasboy
i have it geared for a top speed of 55

i have it geared for a top speed of 55
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 02-13-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 623
Posted By vegasboy
Finished street legal 420cc

Haven't put too many miles on it yet, Finished electrical and paint for the most part everything seems to be in good working order.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-02-2019, 06:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 415
Posted By vegasboy
You could probably get away with the thick dense...

You could probably get away with the thick dense camping pad if your lighter but if you're heavier like me little extra cushion is nice.
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 01-30-2019, 08:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 609
Posted By vegasboy
Finally got the dock power adapter and today. It...

Finally got the dock power adapter and today. It seems well built and comes with three screw holes so you can mount it. I mounted it under the seat and added some blade connections to the wire. The...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-30-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 415
Posted By vegasboy
Very nice, your seats have a much cleaner look. I...

Very nice, your seats have a much cleaner look. I don't have a sewing machine. What kind of foam do you use?
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 01-29-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 609
Posted By vegasboy
Here is what they look like. There's a Kobalt 1...

Here is what they look like. There's a Kobalt 1 and a DeWalt one pictured. 20 bucks or less.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-29-2019, 09:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 415
Posted By vegasboy
One yard of marine-grade vinyl will be enough to...

One yard of marine-grade vinyl will be enough to do one solo seat top and bottom
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