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Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 07:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 34
Posted By mckutzy
It looks to be a stock engine... So ya a carb is...

It looks to be a stock engine... So ya a carb is stock with it...

Let us know what happens with this... I was understanding that the predator engines might be difficult to import.... But more the...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 07:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 50
Posted By mckutzy
I would say(with the added above advice, of...

I would say(with the added above advice, of course) Disassemble, clean, de-rust all parts.
First note the location of the actuation lever, and it constituent parts, in relation of how it is...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion Today, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 62
Posted By mckutzy
Heat... need heat.... Keep the torch moving... ...

Heat... need heat....
Keep the torch moving...
Also try touching a candle stub to the end of the sleeve over the shaft, while hot... this help to break the seal.... The wax will wick in the joint...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-14-2019, 06:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 70
Posted By mckutzy
Its not the same kinda market here in Canada.... ...

Its not the same kinda market here in Canada....
Mostly in the states where they were once/still being made, its common place for sales... here some people had bought them but not alot....

The FB...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-13-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 335
Posted By mckutzy
Nice... a new contender for the big block...

Nice... a new contender for the big block crowd...Odd.. doesnt say shaft size....

Looks like they use the head off of a 670 onto a modified big block....
Cool.... heavy though... needs a gastank..
Forum: All Other Parts 11-11-2019, 10:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 75
Posted By mckutzy
No.. no welding onto the crankshaft.. Thats why I...

No.. no welding onto the crankshaft.. Thats why I said get a weld on hub.
In all of my sprockets on my bike.. They are of this verity..
It allows you to custom tailor a sprocket and shaft size...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 11-11-2019, 08:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 255
Posted By mckutzy
Im surprised you havent heard about these vids......

Im surprised you havent heard about these vids... I posted about this guy a while back on my big 14 rebuild... I ended up buying a new carb while I get the old one cleaned and separated properly..
Forum: All Other Parts 11-11-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 75
Posted By mckutzy
Buy a weld on hub, machine a flange out of plate/...

Buy a weld on hub, machine a flange out of plate/ or get a weld on sprocket(modify that as a flange to fit the flywheel), to fit hub...weld it on...
No cutting keyway, also itll fit the shaft...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-10-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 109
Posted By mckutzy
1/4 or 1/8th??? Sounds like a bit of a PAFR...

1/4 or 1/8th???

Sounds like a bit of a PAFR to me...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 11-10-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 255
Posted By mckutzy
You need to modify a cheap srewdriver... flatten...

You need to modify a cheap srewdriver... flatten it out on the sides and grind the tip till it is wider to accomndate the notch of the E-tube...
Here.. watch this.....
Forum: Engines & Clutches 11-09-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 255
Posted By mckutzy
As I understand That is a weeping hole.. it...

As I understand That is a weeping hole.. it allows the gas to drain when it is flooded, or the float isnt stoping the flow to the bowl.....
Forum: All Other Parts 11-09-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 69
Posted By mckutzy
Hello... Depending on the Configuration/space...

Hello...
Depending on the Configuration/space available.. a jackshaft might be in order...
Itll allow to reduce the OD of the rear sprocket, and better tune the ratio for the rear tire size......
Forum: All Other Parts 11-03-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 237
Posted By mckutzy
Well this project is on the upper end of the...

Well this project is on the upper end of the threshold of the safety of this machine....
We here mostly dont encourage the building of wooden framed gokarts.

We had a member here a number of...
Forum: All Other Parts 11-02-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 237
Posted By mckutzy
The brake line threads through the lever to the...

The brake line threads through the lever to the band... There needs to be a ferrule stop somewhere to keep the sheathing stationary...
The wire stop is at the band end... depending on the type and...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-01-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 217
Posted By mckutzy
Hopefully the motor has a straight shaft.....

Hopefully the motor has a straight shaft.. typically they have a tapered shaft for this application......
Also the motor's exhaust will point forward towards the driver, so a new exhaust header to...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 10-31-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 80
Posted By mckutzy
I typically grease the cable with a white bearing...

I typically grease the cable with a white bearing grease... I find this helps to keep the moisture/water out the best...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 10-30-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 128
Posted By mckutzy
Honestly... I tremclad my blower housing.. like...

Honestly... I tremclad my blower housing.. like 10+years ago... Its still fine....
I dont spill gas all over it.. but it looks fine..
Forum: More Builds 10-26-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 123
Posted By mckutzy
So after the last couple of days ive been busy on...

So after the last couple of days ive been busy on this project...
I got the tang drilled out a bit with the Dremel tool, to accept the brass pins.
I dipped the pins in wax, to act as a resist to...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 10-24-2019, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 217
Posted By mckutzy
That is so cool... Id like to see some pics of...

That is so cool... Id like to see some pics of the clutch and kick starter.....
Those bikes are really cool.... Even the bigger ones the Truckster..3 or 4 wheeler...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 10-23-2019, 06:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Posted By mckutzy
Typically yes... they seize up due to galvanic...

Typically yes... they seize up due to galvanic reaction of the aluminum and steel components...
Regular servicing and greasing helps prevent oxidization....
Forum: Off Topic Forum 10-22-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 498
Views: 17,046
Posted By mckutzy
Brick houses are not that commonen here up in the...

Brick houses are not that commonen here up in the west coast of Canada unless they are old heritage houses. But most not... We live in an active fault area so building codes require a more flexible...
Forum: Electric Projects 10-21-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 476
Posted By mckutzy
The tunnel exists in the door frame... Behind the...

The tunnel exists in the door frame... Behind the mirror mount...and a trim cap inside..
The pathfinder d22 typically has adjustable from inside mirrors, electric or lever steer... The same doors...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 10-21-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 498
Views: 17,046
Posted By mckutzy
Thanks man... Ya it's going a bit better... ...

Thanks man... Ya it's going a bit better...

Interesting construction...
I do like that adobe like mudding over the brick... But brick is pretty cool aswell... Looks good..
Forum: Electric Projects 10-21-2019, 08:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 476
Posted By mckutzy
It isnt an electric adjustable mirror. So the...

It isnt an electric adjustable mirror. So the outer bucket just contains the mirror support, the bracket mount is solid, an no way into the door/cab...
I did think of that aswell... hide the wire...
Forum: More Builds 10-20-2019, 10:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 123
Posted By mckutzy
OK... thatll explain that.. I do have my Ip4...

OK... thatll explain that.. I do have my Ip4 still in a WAY ancient Os(which I refuse to upgrade to). It has previously had been not a problem and had been different id's for each pic.. but I guess...
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