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Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log Today, 09:02 AM
Replies: 51
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Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Daaaaaang! I need to order one of those!!...

Daaaaaang! I need to order one of those!! :drool5:

Where'd ya order it??
Forum: Engines & Clutches Today, 09:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 43
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Why is 70 MPH always the magic number??? I just...

Why is 70 MPH always the magic number??? I just gotta ask.

Why do you want to go 70 MPH??????

It's not safe, unless it's a race kart on the Bonneville Salt Flats.

Also Carsandcameras is NOT...
Forum: More Builds Today, 08:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 177
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
....BOOM! Evolution is real!.......in...

....BOOM! Evolution is real!.......in minibikes......:idea2::roflol:
Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 09:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 43
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
It's possible to break into the realm of 9-10K...

It's possible to break into the realm of 9-10K RPM.......
If your pockets are deep enough and skills good enough. :roflol:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 02:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 108
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Pulsa-Jets are diaphragm carbs. I can see in post...

Pulsa-Jets are diaphragm carbs. I can see in post #6 in the second pic the diaphragm housing right above the EPA tube. Pulsa-Jets are very common and versatile.

Vacu-Jets are vacuum carbs that...
Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 09:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 417
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Same here! Top speed is fun every once in a...

Same here! Top speed is fun every once in a while, but wheelspin and gettin' sideways are way more fun, look awesome, and they're actually safer.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 09:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 114
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Hehe, my kart's louder than the mower!! At any...

Hehe, my kart's louder than the mower!!
At any rate I'd kill my clutch real fast with the current gearing.
But if I could, you know I would!!!
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 09:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 114
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Nope, just a plain Honda GCV160 self propelled. I...

Nope, just a plain Honda GCV160 self propelled. I wish I had a riding mower to hop up. Maybe even add a road gear somehow to cruise around at 30 MPH! :auto: :roflol:

Hmmmm, a kart-towable mower...
Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 09:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 417
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
^^:iagree: And unless you've upgraded to a...

^^:iagree:

And unless you've upgraded to a billet connecting rod and flywheel, there's a very high chance of your engine becoming a grenade and punching a ventilation hole in the block! :eek:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 09:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 108
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Just unhook that 90 degree grommet to the...

Just unhook that 90 degree grommet to the carburetor! It's an EPA recycling tube, and it tends to screw with things.

And since I wasn't here earlier, YES that is part of the governor linkage. If...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 09:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 114
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Same here. I've got 4 projects and about $20...

Same here. I've got 4 projects and about $20 total......:toetap05:

I'm just waiting for the lawn mowing season to pick up again. :idea2:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Yesterday, 08:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 154
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Every once in a while, a little exhaust popping...

Every once in a while, a little exhaust popping on deceleration is enjoyable for me.
Just not when the neighbors are out. :cornut:

But yes, like Whitetrashrocker said, a true backfire blows...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 02-18-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 254
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
:eek: That thing's HUGE! What'd the PO do?...

:eek:

That thing's HUGE! What'd the PO do? Take a Swiss Army Knife to the bore????!!:confused:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-18-2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 167
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
:iagree: In stock form, with all gaskets,...

:iagree:

In stock form, with all gaskets, bolts tightened to spec, and oil fill/drains tight, Predators don't consume/leak oil. Just check the level before you ride and you should be GTG.
Forum: More Builds 02-18-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 177
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
I love my one wheel peeling Starbird, wheelspin...

I love my one wheel peeling Starbird, wheelspin and drifting are really easy for it! The only complaint is that it only likes to turn right! :lolgoku:
Oh well, it's a small price to pay.

I did...
Forum: All Other Parts 02-18-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 163
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Here in North Texas, the record low is something...

Here in North Texas, the record low is something like 28 F. :cornut::roflol:

And summer temps regularly pass 100 F, sometimes up to 110 F, with about 100% humidity, and absurd swarms of mosquitos....
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-16-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 128
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Maybe more leverage on the pedal?

Maybe more leverage on the pedal?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-15-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 312
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Given those pics are of the left side, I have no...

Given those pics are of the left side, I have no idea. ;) :roflol:
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 02-15-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 80
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
That hole was certainly a problem. ;) But I...

That hole was certainly a problem. ;)
But I don't think that was the cause of your erratic running.

I have weird erratic running issues with my kart, too. I now know that it's because of a worn...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-14-2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 165
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
DAAAAAANG!! :eek:

DAAAAAANG!! :eek:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-14-2020, 10:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 165
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
2 STROKE! 2 STROKE! 2 STROKE! Did I mention...

2 STROKE! 2 STROKE! 2 STROKE!

Did I mention it needs some 2 STROKES??!!
:roflol:

EPIC FIND! :cool:

How much didya pay? :popcorn:
Forum: All Other Parts 02-14-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 163
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
I actually asked this question a bit ago. I'm...

I actually asked this question a bit ago. I'm also running 4.10/3.50-5 studded tires.

The consensus is that these Carlisle tires are best and will even outwear Chinese 4 plys....
Forum: Engines & Clutches 02-13-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 123
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Sounds awesome!!:cheers2: Needs a...

Sounds awesome!!:cheers2:

Needs a marshmallow toasting attachment! (mmm, carcinogens......) :roflol:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-13-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 92
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
:wai: Glad to hear it! :cheers2: EDIT -...

:wai: Glad to hear it! :cheers2:

EDIT - Here's the embedded video for those who don't want to leave the site:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_QYgXUCTG6g&feature=youtu.be
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 02-13-2020, 09:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 312
Posted By JTSpeedDemon
Wait, so those two boxy lookin' things are engine...

Wait, so those two boxy lookin' things are engine mounts??? Wow....
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