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Forum: Electric Projects Yesterday, 07:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 96
Posted By itsid
I hope you do not mean bicycle since a clear NO...

I hope you do not mean bicycle
since a clear NO to bicycle brakes!!

get a kart brake instead.. a cheap mechanical caliper is far more reliable
on a kart than any -doesn't matter how expensive-...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 03-27-2020, 09:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 121
Posted By itsid
No, no and still no.. you want all torque...

No, no and still no..

you want all torque you can get, and 6:1 might actually be on the low end already..
WITH a torque converter ...
while the pvc pipe helps breaking traction, it can be (on...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-27-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 89
Posted By itsid
well that wasn't uploading any photo... ...

well that wasn't uploading any photo...

aanyways...
this is the rear end of a kazuma Drifter:
http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/attachment.php?attachmentid=53494&d=1415544857

and that is what the...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-27-2020, 05:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 89
Posted By itsid
who cut the one that was welded onto your Kazuma...

who cut the one that was welded onto your Kazuma Drifter?

'sid
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-26-2020, 05:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 141
Posted By itsid
*cough* tough times these days... ain't they...

*cough*
tough times these days... ain't they jeff?

Now...
just measure the chain pitch
(use calipers to measure the distance of two adjacent pins protruding the side plate)
that'd be either...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-26-2020, 05:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 79
Posted By itsid
weakest link fails first ;) Most likely you...

weakest link fails first ;)

Most likely you just wear a blank patch in the belt
since that load is what makes TCs shift down it's "expected up to a degree"
at worst the driven just quits and...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-26-2020, 05:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 47
Posted By itsid
not really no.. in good shape 200'ish I'd say; ...

not really no..
in good shape 200'ish I'd say;
surely NOT 650

the true Honda makes it a bit more expensive if it starts first pull and runs strong...
say 250, but that's it.

'sid
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-26-2020, 05:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By itsid
not to worry... many cylinder and heads have...

not to worry...
many cylinder and heads have moved within the iame range of engines..
since most fit most crankcases people liked to pick what's at hand to make an engine run again..
that one is...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-26-2020, 05:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 68
Posted By itsid
the 435B never had a torque converter but a two...

the 435B never had a torque converter but a two stage cent clutch reduction...
it's a one wheel drive and TCs on one wheel drives are only a mediocre idea..

Also: the original reduction is 10.5:1...
Forum: Electric Projects 03-25-2020, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 114
Posted By itsid
You misunderstood the concept of the precharge...

You misunderstood the concept of the precharge resistor...

true it's needed on a contactor..
but the contactor and fuse have to be in series,
the precharge resistor and contactor need to be in...
Forum: Electric Projects 03-25-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 87
Posted By itsid
Well I think it's easiest if I explain it this...

Well I think it's easiest if I explain it this way.. -excuse me dear bystander ;)-

bracket - Klammer
faceplate - Stirnseitig

So a faceplate would mount to the front cap of the motor (where...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-25-2020, 07:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 140
Posted By itsid
do you have access to a welding machine though? ...

do you have access to a welding machine though?
Since frankly, learning to lay down a decent
(as in not perfect, not even pretty, but strong enough)
weldbead isn't that hard..
it's MUCH harder...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-24-2020, 09:27 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 739
Posted By itsid
the "new thread" is nothing but a suggestion.. ...

the "new thread" is nothing but a suggestion..
I think it'd help you keep the build log clean;
but that's my opinion only ;)

If you want to stick with this one that's just as fine.

Naming in...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-24-2020, 07:41 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 739
Posted By itsid
take a picture like this ...

take a picture like this
http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/attachment.php?attachmentid=117081
or this:
http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/attachment.php?attachmentid=116857
or what ever picture you find in...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-24-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 739
Posted By itsid
okay.. I'll explain once again. The sign...

okay..
I'll explain once again.

The sign MUST BE with the parts pile in one image!
(legible of course)


And fankly, I'd rather say
you should start a fresh thread.. this one's spoiled to...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-24-2020, 02:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 73
Posted By itsid
Hi and welcome; yes, that's a Yerf Dog 3002 ...

Hi and welcome;

yes, that's a Yerf Dog 3002
http://www.bmikarts.com/PDF/3002_B.pdf

'sid
Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-23-2020, 08:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 86
Posted By itsid
keep it at one thread per vehicle if you can and...

keep it at one thread per vehicle if you can and you'd be fine ;)

'sid
Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-23-2020, 08:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 86
Posted By itsid
Austin.. why a new thread for every single...

Austin..
why a new thread for every single thought that rushes through your head?

'sid
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-23-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 739
Posted By itsid
14 days.. three pages, still no sign of a proper...

14 days.. three pages, still no sign of a proper sign...

moved to the "ordinary" forum!

'sid
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-23-2020, 08:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 350
Posted By itsid
Yes.. you missed that I asked for the fricking...

Yes.. you missed that I asked for the fricking DOM for a reason :(

get back one page.. click the cometkartsales link
and order the individual rings in your size instead.
(not online, call them...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 03-23-2020, 08:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 218
Posted By itsid
tire slime.. spare that sh't it's most likely...

tire slime.. spare that sh't
it's most likely the valve stem (it's almost always the valve stem)
have it checked replaced (costs 3 dollars or so.. far less than a bottle of slime)

slime is for...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-23-2020, 07:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 96
Posted By itsid
again.. any pictures? Really.. we cannot see...

again.. any pictures?

Really.. we cannot see what you see
and blind guessing is a baaaad thing (it can cause more harm than good)

And if -as you said- you worked on motorbikes and TAVs before...
Forum: Electric Projects 03-23-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 228
Posted By itsid
uhm.. the charger is the problem here.. a...

uhm..
the charger is the problem here..
a charger for LiPos is unlike a Charger for other types of LiIon and a charger for LiIon is unlike a charger for NiMh or Lead acid..
sooo the charger should...
Forum: Electric Projects 03-23-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 114
Posted By itsid
I strongly suggest to use a bolt terminal block...

I strongly suggest to use a bolt terminal block for all bolted connections
(battery and motor phase wires)
something like this:
117082

just to make sure it's serviceable at all times and...
Forum: Electric Projects 03-23-2020, 07:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 87
Posted By itsid
batteries under the steering column, motor where...

batteries under the steering column, motor where the engine belongs.. :thumbsuP:

that bracket is a tad too bulky IMHO.
nice and sturdy perhaps, but jeez what a monstrosity

there's a ready made...
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