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Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-14-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 128
Posted By Kartorbust
Nothing like that really exists anymore. Most of...

Nothing like that really exists anymore. Most of the Made in the USA as far as Go karts are concerned are mostly just premade kits. Azusa Engineering and Go Kart Alley/GoPowerSports are the only US...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 09-13-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 12,814
Posted By Kartorbust
Chipping a tooth sucks (speaking from experience)...

Chipping a tooth sucks (speaking from experience) and expensive. I'll have to wait til I'm off work in 3 hours to do quick bit. Been a crazy few days.

So today being a Friday the 13th, one of our...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 09-12-2019, 09:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 270
Posted By Kartorbust
You should get a decibel gauge and compare the...

You should get a decibel gauge and compare the stock muffler, straight pipe, and this creation of yours and see how they all stack up. Do it at idle, half throttle and full throttle.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-12-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 85
Posted By Kartorbust
I tried looking into what they were and yeah,...

I tried looking into what they were and yeah, came up empty handed as well. Saw one or two threads on here from a few years ago. http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/showthread.php?t=32848
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-12-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 927
Posted By Kartorbust
There is a reason, off road tractor. Why have an...

There is a reason, off road tractor. Why have an ATV when you can make a 4x4 garden tractor?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-10-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 453
Posted By Kartorbust
Well, at least it has excellent power to weight...

Well, at least it has excellent power to weight ratio. But the braking has got to suck.
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 09-09-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,638
Posted By Kartorbust
Man it's been that many years since NTE has sold...

Man it's been that many years since NTE has sold mini bikes and go karts? Gotta love how they inflate numbers like that lol, sounds a bit familiar.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-08-2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,248
Posted By Kartorbust
At least it runs 👍. How much of a pain is it...

At least it runs 👍. How much of a pain is it going to be to tune it properly? I know Carsandcameras had a tough time tuning the turbo drift trike all those years ago with the EFI kit.
Forum: Site Announcements and Suggestion Box 09-06-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 104
Posted By Kartorbust
I may try them out at some point. But I love it...

I may try them out at some point. But I love it here and minibuggy.net.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-06-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 64
Posted By Kartorbust
So basically from what I've gathered looking at...

So basically from what I've gathered looking at the GX engines is, not is it governed at 3600rpm mechanically, the U2 or whatever version ignition they are on also limits RPM at like 4000 or...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-04-2019, 09:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By Kartorbust
He must've really beat the crap out of it, if the...

He must've really beat the crap out of it, if the piston and and crank were that badly scored. Long as the block can be salvaged, you can rebuild it to be better.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-04-2019, 06:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By Kartorbust
I'd buy all new internals. Can you get us a good...

I'd buy all new internals. Can you get us a good picture or several of the cylinder bore?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-02-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 153
Posted By Kartorbust
Do you know the chain pitch you have on it? Most...

Do you know the chain pitch you have on it? Most US common chain is #35, #40, #41, #420 for go karts.

If you can hold the pto from spinning and try to back the bolt out. Otherwise, it kind of...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-01-2019, 09:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 297
Posted By Kartorbust
Too dark of a picture, but it looks like there is...

Too dark of a picture, but it looks like there is a hole in the middle of it for a bolt to go through the pto. If not, is there any sets screws holding it in place?

A small gear puller and any...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-01-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 878
Posted By Kartorbust
I have to agree with this. There was another...

I have to agree with this. There was another Polaris gearbox I happened to cross last night, mostly any of the 1990s Utility quads like the 400 sportsman I guess had one. Long as there is a divorced...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-31-2019, 08:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 878
Posted By Kartorbust
So I did contact the UNL Baja team, however they...

So I did contact the UNL Baja team, however they haven't really started on anything yet. They also mentioned, that once they get going on their build for competition that they would not have any time...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-30-2019, 06:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 167
Posted By Kartorbust
I would retry to rebleed the system and also...

I would retry to rebleed the system and also double check the reservoir to make sure it has enough in there. Worse comes to wors take it to a shop.
Forum: All Other Parts 08-30-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 157
Posted By Kartorbust
Maybe contact a machine shop and bring them the...

Maybe contact a machine shop and bring them the alloy metal you want turned down for the axle.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-30-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 167
Posted By Kartorbust
The difference between DOT 3 and 4 is mainly...

The difference between DOT 3 and 4 is mainly boiling point of the fluid. Usually if DOT 3 is recommended but you don't have any, DOT 4 will work in its place. DOT 4 has a higher boiling point. When...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 08-27-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 20,768
Posted By Kartorbust
It could be remedied with a small heat shield...

It could be remedied with a small heat shield above the brake line.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-25-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 97
Posted By Kartorbust
Here's potentially a manual for you in this list....

Here's potentially a manual for you in this list. https://www.bmikarts.com/Manco-Manuals-Parts-Breakdowns_ep_182-1.html

You might be hard pressed to find parts for it, as Manco has not been in...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-25-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 409
Posted By Kartorbust
It's a matter of wearing jeans vs shorts, at...

It's a matter of wearing jeans vs shorts, at least there is a protective layer between skin and pavement, which is what I was getting at. It wont help much, but the pants will take up a good portion...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 08-24-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 409
Posted By Kartorbust
I might suggest a neck brace with a helmet....

I might suggest a neck brace with a helmet. Whiplash sucks and so does a broken neck. Wear pants not shorts, should be obvious on why.
Forum: Electric Projects 08-22-2019, 10:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By Kartorbust
How much suspension do you want? You can go...

How much suspension do you want? You can go basic/cheap and buy a springer spindle kit (coil springs that sit in the bracket above the spindle and gives very little suspension) or full suspension?
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Forum: Off Topic Forum 08-22-2019, 08:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 149
Posted By Kartorbust
Well the links work now, just only on the diy...

Well the links work now, just only on the diy karts site and not through tapatalk. The shirts looked cool though!
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