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Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-24-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 32
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Posted By Holmes
What is that 6 wheeled monster up on its end in...

What is that 6 wheeled monster up on its end in the background!??
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-24-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,084
Posted By Holmes
It was 1/4-20. I was able to chase the RH hole...

It was 1/4-20. I was able to chase the RH hole and get the muffler mounted. The LH one; I punched and drilled it out and tried the easy-out with blaster but it was seized too tight. I sprayed some...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-20-2019, 09:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,084
Posted By Holmes
Anyone know what bolt size that hole is? I...

Anyone know what bolt size that hole is? I couldn't find anything in that manual regarding the exhaust.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-15-2019, 10:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,084
Posted By Holmes
Muffler mounting holes

I think I got the pic attached
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-15-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,084
Posted By Holmes
So the screw that fell out was the pilot jet...

So the screw that fell out was the pilot jet screw, which is supposed to be screwed in completely. My small engine shop let me dig through their parts box and I found the right one. Got the krt...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-06-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,084
Posted By Holmes
The engine model is OHH50. I picked up two...

The engine model is OHH50. I picked up two different screws from a small engine repair shop but neither of them fit. I'll just take the carb in and see if they have one that fits I guess.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-06-2019, 12:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,084
Posted By Holmes
So the tires and sprocket got here and I got them...

So the tires and sprocket got here and I got them installed along with a new chain. Then I started rebuilding the carburetor. I think this may be a newer carb because the o-rings are all in good...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-03-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,084
Posted By Holmes
@Hellion - Yeah; the 92 I use is ethanol free;...

@Hellion - Yeah; the 92 I use is ethanol free; I'd love to use lesser octane but the only clear (ethanol free) gasoline available in my area is the higher octane. The local station carries it due to...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-02-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,084
Posted By Holmes
No, clutch is old. Possibly original. I haven't...

No, clutch is old. Possibly original. I haven't had time to mess with it today but hopefully tomorrow night. I hadn't watched any videos on this specific carburetor, the one posted above was...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-02-2019, 12:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,084
Posted By Holmes
Yeah, I flushed the tank, and only run clear 92...

Yeah, I flushed the tank, and only run clear 92 in all my small engines. The tires I have coming are 13-5 6; I just left the rim size out of the original post. I also picked up a small inline fuel...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-01-2019, 02:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,084
Posted By Holmes
1203 Yerf Dog Project

I picked up this Yerf Dog 1203 for my kids and while it starts and runs it can't climb hills or stay running under load. I got some advice on a different thread but will catalog the progress here.
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Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-30-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 536
Posted By Holmes
In regards to the shaft diameter; there are some...

In regards to the shaft diameter; there are some fairly easy calculations you can do to determine the twist in the shaft due to the applied torque; but you need good numbers for that number. The...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-30-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,124
Posted By Holmes
Maybe post some pics of the brake system; it...

Maybe post some pics of the brake system; it would help the experts here ( not me mind you ) determine the issue.

I would think there are some good disc brake upgrades that would make sense once...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-30-2019, 03:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By Holmes
I've only just started this addiction, but I'm...

I've only just started this addiction, but I'm already wondering what is the line between buggy and kart... is there a thread discussing this topic?
Forum: All Other Parts 05-28-2019, 06:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 760
Posted By Holmes
So it turns out that you should not attempt to...

So it turns out that you should not attempt to count gear teeth with no marking device and two kids asking when can they ride the kart every 5 seconds. I actually have the stock 54T sprocket. I...
Forum: All Other Parts 05-27-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 760
Posted By Holmes
Thanks Landuse, I'll give that a shot. I also...

Thanks Landuse, I'll give that a shot. I also found another thread discussing snow blower tires, and live axle kits. I think I'll go with the tire change also, but can anyone confirm that a 5 hp...
Forum: All Other Parts 05-26-2019, 11:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 760
Posted By Holmes
Hey all, I dont want to hijack this thread, but I...

Hey all, I dont want to hijack this thread, but I have a similar question. I just got an old 5 hp 1203 for my kids, and after cleaning the carb it will wind up and is fast ( figuratively) on flat...
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