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Forum: Go Kart Discussion 04-17-2008, 09:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 44,083
Posted By gustopf
i tried wiring two lawn tractor headlights up to...

i tried wiring two lawn tractor headlights up to my kart for a while, i used a small lawn tractor battery for a power source and the spade adapters as a switch, it worked fairly well, i got a good...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-10-2008, 11:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,071
Posted By gustopf
3 easy steps to winter karting, with pics

well whats a guy to do on his day off? go play on his kart of course. seeing as it snowed 12 in the last 2 days
step one was to grab the wheeler and plow out a course, step two, drag a sled with 3...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 03-03-2008, 06:03 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,781
Posted By gustopf
how did you link up your throttle on to your...

how did you link up your throttle on to your engine? i have the same engine, and the way i have mine hooked up theres a little bit of play so it wont always go full throttle. i have to reach back and...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-01-2008, 05:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 24,439
Posted By gustopf
"caster" is the relation ship of the angle of...

"caster" is the relation ship of the angle of were the tie rods meet you stearing spindle, i think thats should be right..
look at this cart, third pic down, ...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-25-2008, 06:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,893
Posted By gustopf
check out the picture threads oh and this one...

check out the picture threads oh and this one spacifically
http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/showthread.php?t=384 its by ED1380, also, look at some ATVs and how the front arms are set up,...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-25-2008, 06:12 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,947
Posted By gustopf
dirt rider, get some engine #'s and i'll see if i...

dirt rider, get some engine #'s and i'll see if i have one over at our shop, if you want i could send you one, its small enough i should be able just to mail it in a regular envelope if you dont feel...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-25-2008, 06:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,117
Posted By gustopf
thats a 135 series :) same as my cart, mine fell...

thats a 135 series :) same as my cart, mine fell off a while ag since the rubber 90s dry rotted, i didnt think it would matter any, but now i am having problems with my carb, so first thing ill do is...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-25-2008, 06:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 923
Posted By gustopf
http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/forumdisplay.php?f=10...

http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/forumdisplay.php?f=10
check out that, theres lots of peoples rides, mine is there under "the hellcat"
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 02-20-2008, 07:56 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,001
Posted By gustopf
that is deffinatly a nice piece of machinery!!! i...

that is deffinatly a nice piece of machinery!!! i had no idea you could put hydralic brakes on a kart, that is awsome!
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-20-2008, 07:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,566
Posted By gustopf
pedal! (who ever heard of "put your thumb to the...

pedal! (who ever heard of "put your thumb to the metal!") they ar not very hard to set up either.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 02-09-2008, 10:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,457
Posted By gustopf
looks nice, how are the front arms holding up...

looks nice, how are the front arms holding up with someones wight on it? youll have to lets us know how she handles :p
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 02-08-2008, 06:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,457
Posted By gustopf
maybe mount it in the back, and look around for...

maybe mount it in the back, and look around for like a riding tractor tank, with like 2 gallons, you could cruise for hours :D your son would get tired before he ran out of gas
Forum: Engines & Clutches 02-05-2008, 01:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,492
Posted By gustopf
if its screaching then quitting, make sure your...

if its screaching then quitting, make sure your oil is at the right level, check your valves and the spacing on your coil, just so you know, alot of the engines have a replacment coil so you can do...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 02-05-2008, 12:58 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 7,393
Posted By gustopf
akron / canton area of oHIo...

akron / canton area of oHIo...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 02-05-2008, 09:30 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,457
Posted By gustopf
Cool looks very nice, should be a crowd pleaser haha, ...

looks very nice, should be a crowd pleaser haha, any clue who makes them dang things, we had a few people in last year trying to order parts. and no one seems to know who made em :rolleyes:
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 02-04-2008, 08:19 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,001
Posted By gustopf
lol thats the same steering wheel i have, i took...

lol thats the same steering wheel i have, i took a kill switch off an old, stihl o28 and it fits right in the smallest hole and tightened it down then just ran the wire up the steering support. just...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 02-04-2008, 08:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,587
Posted By gustopf
actually it doesnt do all that great off road,...

actually it doesnt do all that great off road, out in the back yard, fairly flat its fun, but it lacks in the tourque, but.... on road it will do 35 (clocked by my friends truck chasing me) and 48ish...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 01-25-2008, 10:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,587
Posted By gustopf
The "Hellcat"

two quick shots of my kart, ive dubbed "The Hellcat" after a WWII tank. these were just after the paint was dry and i HAD to go play with it. i had the tractor lug tires on it, made it look mean but...
Forum: For Sale or Trade 01-17-2008, 10:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,859
Posted By gustopf
party, everyone gas up your kart we are goin for...

party, everyone gas up your kart we are goin for a spin!!! what out for the trees!
Forum: Off Topic Forum 01-17-2008, 10:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,053
Posted By gustopf
now thats funny. think about it, the earth has...

now thats funny. think about it, the earth has been comming out of an ice age for the past.. oh million years or so..:rolleyes:
Forum: For Sale or Trade 01-17-2008, 09:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,361
Posted By gustopf
i havnt looked at shipping yet, its "my tractor"...

i havnt looked at shipping yet, its "my tractor" so says the boss man since it was my job. you mean just the transmission out of it? i dont see why not, id have to find out about shipping, its a...
Forum: For Sale or Trade 01-17-2008, 08:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,361
Posted By gustopf
My Mistake This Is A 16hp Engine, runs fine, but...

My Mistake This Is A 16hp Engine, runs fine, but it wont move, obviously
pic one is left hand side, two is were it connects to the trans. and three is right side, four is the pto, not sure what size...
Forum: For Sale or Trade 01-14-2008, 06:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,361
Posted By gustopf
were the drive shaft connects to the transmisson...

were the drive shaft connects to the transmisson is were its busted, step one for the fix would be remove tractor from drive trane, thats why it was a no fixo. i was just wondering if anyone was...
Forum: For Sale or Trade 01-13-2008, 08:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,361
Posted By gustopf
17 hp engine

anyone interested in a 17hp engine? my first hopes of building a kart were dashed when the shop i work for closed... its still sitting on the tractor, runs great but the drive shaft broke so its a...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-28-2007, 06:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,295
Posted By gustopf
dont know yet, have engine need rest of kart, to...

dont know yet, have engine need rest of kart, to be built when i get the money...
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