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Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 09:52 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By Kartorbust
And here I thought of putting 33x12.5x10 Load E...

And here I thought of putting 33x12.5x10 Load E tires on a project would shred a belt like no tomorrow. So 500lbs of rotating mass did jack to your belt, welp color me impressed. Oh well, I'll still...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 09:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 20
Posted By Kartorbust
Are they from The Edge Products...

Are they from The Edge Products https://theedgeproducts.com/ ? If not, they are probably fake. I've seen some builds with Edge Products plans and they turn out quite well. They are kind of expensive...
Forum: Off Topic Forum Today, 07:51 PM
Replies: 748
Views: 29,876
Posted By Kartorbust
One game I haven't played in almost a year now is...

One game I haven't played in almost a year now is Mudrunner American Wilds. It's a sequel to Spintires. Great off roading game, probably better than Test Drive Wide Open from the PS2 days. Because,...
Forum: Off Topic Forum Today, 01:47 PM
Replies: 748
Views: 29,876
Posted By Kartorbust
I lucked out. My wife bought me RDR2 at Wal-Mart...

I lucked out. My wife bought me RDR2 at Wal-Mart this past Valentine's day and got it on sale for like $34 or so. Would not have wanted it if it was online only. The o ly game we ever bought that was...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 04-01-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 748
Views: 29,876
Posted By Kartorbust
I play on Xbox One, so the new Bedrock edition....

I play on Xbox One, so the new Bedrock edition. Would play it on the laptop, but Mojang will not link my old Java account with my Xbox Live account, since I haven't had access to the associated email...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 04-01-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 748
Views: 29,876
Posted By Kartorbust
I believe those stay at home orders just got...

I believe those stay at home orders just got released today, so you're not too far behind. Sucks living in an apartment right now. Would love to be working on my project. But instead I'll be playing...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-31-2020, 07:15 PM
Replies: 748
Views: 29,876
Posted By Kartorbust
I'm hoping that a hub that Performance 670 has...

I'm hoping that a hub that Performance 670 has can be used for my project. If it can then I think I know what my engine alternative will be.
Forum: All Other Parts 03-31-2020, 06:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 475
Posted By Kartorbust
Torque on a 4 stroke is lower end where as 2...

Torque on a 4 stroke is lower end where as 2 stroke makes the torque in the upper end of the power curve. Basically from what I gathered from my own thread when I had asked it is pretty much a 4...
Forum: All Other Parts 03-31-2020, 03:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 475
Posted By Kartorbust
That 30+ rating is on a 2 stroke. 4 stroke rating...

That 30+ rating is on a 2 stroke. 4 stroke rating is 16hp.
Forum: More Builds 03-30-2020, 09:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 247
Posted By Kartorbust
Instead of messing with the old mechanical fuel...

Instead of messing with the old mechanical fuel pump, how about a Holley electric fuel pump?...
Forum: All Other Parts 03-30-2020, 09:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 475
Posted By Kartorbust
The Fl250 used a Comet Duster 94c with I believe...

The Fl250 used a Comet Duster 94c with I believe a 30mm tapered shaft. The 94c would be a better option than the 780. I kind of brought up the topic several months back when asking about 2 stroke and...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-30-2020, 08:25 PM
Replies: 748
Views: 29,876
Posted By Kartorbust
With having a 3 day weekend, decided to install a...

With having a 3 day weekend, decided to install a classic game that I had never played until yesterday, Roller Coaster Tycoon 2. Its definitely a more challenging game than the first one and the...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-30-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 313
Posted By Kartorbust
Food for thought...

Food for thought https://vegascarts.com/blogs/faq/should-i-swap-a-gx390-or-clone-engine-into-my-golf-cart
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-29-2020, 09:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 313
Posted By Kartorbust
According to their description 2 years of R&D...

According to their description 2 years of R&D went into it. Flat top piston with 9:1 compression vs the 8.6:1 for a stock ZongShen. According to this https://www.engine-specs.net/zongshen/gb620.html...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-29-2020, 07:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 313
Posted By Kartorbust
So it looks like Vegas Carts have their own stuff...

So it looks like Vegas Carts have their own stuff to build the 460 with billet parts. Seems to be a bored and stroke 390? But I agree, the 420 and 440 have a much wider selection that is known to...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-29-2020, 04:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 313
Posted By Kartorbust
It's a modified ZongShen (or some Chinese...

It's a modified ZongShen (or some Chinese company) from the little bit I've found. They did some internal tinkering with it and made it better. It's a better alternative for those who want more...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-29-2020, 03:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 313
Posted By Kartorbust
I'd love to try this beast of a thumper...

I'd love to try this beast of a thumper https://vegascarts.com/collections/engines/products/625cc-23hp-golf-cart-engine or even their smaller 460...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-29-2020, 12:33 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 1,594
Posted By Kartorbust
We just started our 2 days on 2 days off in the...

We just started our 2 days on 2 days off in the service department at the dealership. At first it was only sales, but they expanded it to the service department. So parts, service technicians, and...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-29-2020, 12:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 101
Posted By Kartorbust
Not unless you get a motorcycle engine, gut it...

Not unless you get a motorcycle engine, gut it down to the transmission and run that to the engine on there. Or swap a motorcycle engine on there. Build Break Repeat used a Ninja 250 engine on their...
Forum: All Other Parts 03-28-2020, 08:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 111
Posted By Kartorbust
A number of years ago in a previous life I worked...

A number of years ago in a previous life I worked at Tires Plus as a tire tech. A guy came in with I think was a Dodge Intrepid and wanted some police rims put on. Bolt pattern was fine, but his lug...
Forum: All Other Parts 03-28-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 111
Posted By Kartorbust
As long as the wheel/rim has 4 stud holes that...

As long as the wheel/rim has 4 stud holes that are 4" apart, then it'll work. Another factor is getting the correct style lug nut, otherwise the whole thing will wobble like crazy (ask me how I know).
Forum: All Other Parts 03-28-2020, 04:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 111
Posted By Kartorbust
Durability of billet aluminum wheel hubs

So I've been searching for wheel hubs for my project and I've decided on using a 1 1/4" axle diameter. I've only found a 4on4 hub from BMI karts that fits the 1 1/4". I've chosen 4on4 since that's an...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-28-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 313
Posted By Kartorbust
What I've read from Vegas Carts is, engines...

What I've read from Vegas Carts is, engines rarely make advertised power ratings. That's why Honda, Briggs and Stratton, and Tecumseh were sued years ago and why engine makers rarely if ever...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-28-2020, 10:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 313
Posted By Kartorbust
What fits the Predator 420 will fit the 440. RBG...

What fits the Predator 420 will fit the 440. RBG did like a stage 4 on a 440 with 420 parts. Though he had to add a Honda starter because it would reach the ring gear on the flywheel.
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Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-27-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 1,594
Posted By Kartorbust
On the upside, gas is dirt cheap in most places....

On the upside, gas is dirt cheap in most places. Paid $1.69 at Sam's club, diesel at this one is like $1.64 or so per gallon. Haven't seen gas this cheap oh since before the 2008 crash. Some areas...
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