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Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-26-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 128
Posted By mindymogul
Never seen a valve rocker shear the pivot pin. So...

Never seen a valve rocker shear the pivot pin. So exhaust valve was stuck closed even though it looked like it was moving. Quick swapout and shes running purdy again. Thread can be closed.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-26-2020, 09:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 128
Posted By mindymogul
I'm stuck... and so is my crank!

So something is happening that I can't really figure out and it's honestly getting to me. I have this old stock 212 that I just re-gasketed. Put everything back together, let it run for about 5mins...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-25-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 814
Posted By mindymogul
I used to have pics of ALL my builds but the...

I used to have pics of ALL my builds but the pendrive holding everything decided to do the "You bust format Disk :F before you can continue" on all my machines. Including a Manco Scorpion (Those are...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-24-2020, 11:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 814
Posted By mindymogul
More so what the forums are centered around.

More so what the forums are centered around.
Forum: More Builds 01-24-2020, 09:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 106
Posted By mindymogul
This engine is already set up to be run with a...

This engine is already set up to be run with a cable throttle since the tiller is all hand controls. Only complaint like with 97% engines under 277cc they don't have something for a charge coil. And...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-24-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 814
Posted By mindymogul
Would our bankers kill us if they could?

As the title implies I'm kinda curious as to how much some of you have dumped into a single build, be it engine, kart, bike, or even some crazy BLEEP hybrid. But since electric builds are cheating as...
Forum: More Builds 01-24-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 106
Posted By mindymogul
More junk that fit in the trunk

As a natural born hoarder, I tend to pick up things that nobody else wants for reasons I can't fathom...

So here's a new keep-from-shooting-myself-from-boredom thing. Already mocked up a temp...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-23-2020, 07:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 350
Posted By mindymogul
Decided to go with this... seems to be a common...

Decided to go with this... seems to be a common favorite on here.
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Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-23-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 671
Posted By mindymogul
Okay I know this is SUUUUUUPER late to the game...

Okay I know this is SUUUUUUPER late to the game but as a owner of 3 of these here's a few things:

1) Steering will be janky no matter how many times you replace rust with Alabama chrome. Best bet...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-23-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 350
Posted By mindymogul
This is the POS I'm dealing with. Old rig broke...

This is the POS I'm dealing with. Old rig broke so had to salvage off a HM100. Now I know that the gooseneck BLEEPery would really jack up the flow and atomization for intake but since I don't want...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-23-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 350
Posted By mindymogul
The one I have has the 18amp AC and Charge coil. ...

The one I have has the 18amp AC and Charge coil. Hence the price (Or thats what the manual mentioned). I managed to take a junk predator and rip the carb from that and the thing runs even better...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-23-2020, 12:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 350
Posted By mindymogul
Insomnia, Dyslexia... alcohol overenthusiasm......

Insomnia, Dyslexia... alcohol overenthusiasm... take your pick. I tried manualslib and a couple other places but these engines aren't every sought after apparently. Probably because they weren't...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-22-2020, 11:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 350
Posted By mindymogul
Shoulda had a Honda

So in the increasingly crappy pile of crapshoot crap that's been slowly building it's crappy way to the crappy ceiling of my crappy shed I pulled out a not-so-crappy 'Cumsee from the engine sludge...
Forum: Crazy Craigslist Finds 01-28-2019, 10:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 970
Posted By mindymogul
Well...then.... I guess.....?????

"YOU'RE ABOUT AS USEFULL AS POOPY FLAVORED LOLLY POP!" Is the only thing that comes to mind when seeing this.

It aint fast. It ain't stable. And it looks like it can barely hold it's own weight....
Forum: Off Topic Forum 01-14-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 8,619
Posted By mindymogul
Whatever the case stay away from the new...

Whatever the case stay away from the new Goldwings and Yamaha Star Ventures. Crap reviews, no fun if you can barely have the driver and passenger on it before you exceed max payload, and I dont know...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 01-11-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 8,619
Posted By mindymogul
Personally I love the 2018 F3 I rented for a...

Personally I love the 2018 F3 I rented for a weekend. Great performance, response, and very comfortable with the short reach bars. 0-60 in a 1acre course was about 4ish seconds. The Ryken has the $5k...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 01-11-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,323
Posted By mindymogul
So she went from crap to mediocre to WASTED. I...

So she went from crap to mediocre to WASTED. I got her all goin nice and smooth and in less than 6mi she went from light lifter tick to death knock to DEAD. Somehow I managed to break the 8/7 lobe...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 01-11-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 899
Posted By mindymogul
You'd be shocked at what the market is during...

You'd be shocked at what the market is during tourist season up in Maine can be. Canadians especially would go into the campground and offer BIIG moolah for ratty looking Shasta s and Scampers and...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 01-11-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 899
Posted By mindymogul
I think this applies to...

I think this applies to 99.99999999999999999999999999999999998% of us....
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-28-2018, 06:04 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,015
Posted By mindymogul
In a factory built cart about 38-40mph on a Manco...

In a factory built cart about 38-40mph on a Manco Magnum. Had a GX390 w/ 22" mud claws. Sketchiest thing ever if it went over 5mph. Home built was 72mph but that had a Honda 450r on it. The $2.99...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-28-2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,323
Posted By mindymogul
Paint was rough and engine ain't a 350 but thats...

Paint was rough and engine ain't a 350 but thats why I like it. It's lived and needs love. So gut the interior, $20 rattle can spray job, set of Kickers 6x9s, and fuzzy lucky dice and run this BLEEP!...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-23-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 739
Posted By mindymogul
But it was old a cheap.. and so are the parts. I...

But it was old a cheap.. and so are the parts. I can fix this for a fraction of what I bought it's predacessor for. Older the better in my world (When it comes to vehicles) A tad too new for...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-23-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 739
Posted By mindymogul
An Ode to Roadkill...

I figured a few... if not all of us... have some sort of story or thing goin on that just might make them Roadkill boys proud of our luck (or lack thereof) so let us join hands and share our tales of...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-23-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,323
Posted By mindymogul
Roadkill would be proud. Picked this '82 Delta 88...

Roadkill would be proud. Picked this '82 Delta 88 up for $500. It made it 1mi, had to add 2qts of trans fluid. Made it another mile, needed gas after just putting $10 in. Made it about 12mi, then...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-18-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,323
Posted By mindymogul
Case closed. Oil passages got blocked from...

Case closed. Oil passages got blocked from running nasty 2yo convetional oil for 1300mi and blew out the pressure switch AND took out a chunk from the block. But I got $600 for it with a blown engine...
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