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Forum: Engines & Clutches Today, 08:06 PM
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Posted By txluke
5/16x24x1"

5/16x24x1"
Forum: More Builds Today, 08:01 PM
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Posted By txluke
If you have the cash get the genuine Mikuni....

If you have the cash get the genuine Mikuni. Tuning and jet changes are so much easier.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 02-21-2020, 11:27 AM
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Posted By txluke
I have a hopped up 196cc on my ct200u-ex with a...

I have a hopped up 196cc on my ct200u-ex with a tav. The problem is overdrive. My 300lb butt can get to 42 mph easy and then OD kicks in. I can creep to 48 on a long stretch. If you look around...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 02-13-2020, 12:56 PM
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Posted By txluke
Could be a valve stuck open.

Could be a valve stuck open.
Forum: More Builds 01-29-2020, 01:46 PM
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Posted By txluke
Those choke lever brackets suck. I have lost 2.

Those choke lever brackets suck. I have lost 2.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-25-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By txluke
I lap all of my flywheels and hardly use keys.

I lap all of my flywheels and hardly use keys.
Forum: Introduce Yourself! 01-23-2020, 10:07 AM
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Posted By txluke
Howdy.

Howdy.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-23-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 513
Posted By txluke
Slide carbs are the way to go. People are always...

Slide carbs are the way to go. People are always complaining about how they don't like the carbs that come on whatever engine they have. These carbs are not designed for power sports. They are...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-22-2020, 10:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 175
Posted By txluke
It looks like you had a David Bradley sticker on...

It looks like you had a David Bradley sticker on the shroud. Google and check out the cool lawn tractors it could have come from. The 500 should be ignored it is a Sears code.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-22-2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 175
Posted By txluke
I checked again. Looks to be a model 8.

I checked again. Looks to be a model 8.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-22-2020, 10:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 175
Posted By txluke
You have a model 6. It is rated just under 2hp. I...

You have a model 6. It is rated just under 2hp. I have one. Here is a manual....
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 01-22-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 52
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Posted By txluke
I just remembered that I have an old metal ice...

I just remembered that I have an old metal ice chest from the 60's sitting at the farm. I think a vintage build with one of my 3hp flathead Briggs will look cool. I will be sure to follow your build.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-20-2020, 11:07 PM
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Views: 429
Posted By txluke
I can't see the images.

I can't see the images.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-20-2020, 02:25 PM
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Views: 429
Posted By txluke
I have had 3 karts with the 30 series. I have...

I have had 3 karts with the 30 series. I have never had any problems with them. If the frame is rare or worth a lot of money, make the jackshaft work. If you just want to ride and have fun, cut it...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-20-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By txluke
Can you cut off the old jackshaft and use the new...

Can you cut off the old jackshaft and use the new one?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-20-2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 440
Posted By txluke
Pull the body off. Look for tags or plates. The...

Pull the body off. Look for tags or plates. The engine should give you an idea of age.
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 01-19-2020, 01:15 AM
Replies: 10
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Posted By txluke
I love those Orange Colemans.

I love those Orange Colemans.
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 01-14-2020, 09:48 AM
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Views: 574
Posted By txluke
I just sold the Baja Warrior today (big black...

I just sold the Baja Warrior today (big black one). It Had a 212cc with ported, polished, shaved head, governor removed, advanced timing, bored carb with larger jets, straight pipe, pvl flywheel and...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 01-13-2020, 11:19 PM
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Posted By txluke
My current stable.

My current stable.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-13-2020, 03:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 732
Posted By txluke
I am running 50t rear sprocket, 10t on torque...

I am running 50t rear sprocket, 10t on torque converter and 19" tires and it has plenty of low end torque and I cruise at 43mph.
Forum: For Sale or Trade 01-13-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 123
Posted By txluke
or ⅝ crankshaft?

or ⅝ crankshaft?
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-13-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 732
Posted By txluke
I don't know the gear ratio on the stock bike but...

I don't know the gear ratio on the stock bike but because of the increase in torque I know that the torque converter has a lower gear ratio to start. You can change the gear on the torque converter...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-13-2020, 11:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 513
Posted By txluke
You will need an air filter and intake adapter....

You will need an air filter and intake adapter. Better off getting it as a kit. XLYZE Carburetor Air Filter Racing Intake Manifold Kit For Predator 212cc GX200 196cc Mini Bike Go Kart (Red)...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-13-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 387
Posted By txluke
I already had this so it was free. I assume the...

I already had this so it was free. I assume the average person isn's a junk hoarder like me and will just buy one.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-13-2020, 09:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 732
Posted By txluke
The torque converter will adjust to give you a...

The torque converter will adjust to give you a lower gear ratio at takeoff (more torque) and a higher gear ratio opened up (more speed).
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