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Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log Today, 02:32 PM
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Posted By Joe-405
No I had to remove all of them. It is gonna face...

No I had to remove all of them. It is gonna face forward instead of the regular way.

So Iím building my own tav plate out of 1/4Ē steel plate instead.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-02-2020, 04:52 PM
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Posted By Joe-405
Got some welding done and now on to mock up and...

Got some welding done and now on to mock up and body cutting.........
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-27-2020, 10:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,202
Posted By Joe-405
Itís rustoleum blue cobalt metallic out of a...

Itís rustoleum blue cobalt metallic out of a spray can.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 05-27-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 32
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Posted By Joe-405
Messed with the trike again tonight. Got...

Messed with the trike again tonight.

Got the new 60 tooth sprocket and greased the axle and put it back together. Looks like the sprocket is gonna clear with some minor modifications. This...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-27-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By Joe-405
They are both 2 seaters. The orange one is a...

They are both 2 seaters. The orange one is a smaller framed one tho. The last one is a thunder kart tho for sure. It has some of the stickers on the floor still.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-27-2020, 01:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 42
Posted By Joe-405
Sounds like it was installed wrong or shipped...

Sounds like it was installed wrong or shipped bent. Need to fix it or else you’ll have issues.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-27-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By Joe-405
Thunder kart is up and going now with a different...

Thunder kart is up and going now with a different engine. Scored a Briggs intek 206 that was sitting for 8 years supposedly for $60. Poured gas in it checked the oil and it lit right off. Starts...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-24-2020, 01:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,202
Posted By Joe-405
100+mph in the 1/8 would be nice. But anything...

100+mph in the 1/8 would be nice. But anything close Iíd be happy also. Iím hoping for a low 7 second pass in the 1/8. But may not get there with the stock engine.
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-23-2020, 12:28 AM
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Views: 1,202
Posted By Joe-405
And I got the forks painted and controls...

And I got the forks painted and controls assembled today. Had to see the color I picked out. Itís actually a metallic but you canít tell in the pics.........
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 05-23-2020, 12:20 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,519
Posted By Joe-405
Fiberglass. I’ve already fixed a lot of it from...

Fiberglass. I’ve already fixed a lot of it from previous posts in this thread actually. It was way rougher than current pics.

My bad......... and thought I posted the fiberglass rebuild process....
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 05-21-2020, 10:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,519
Posted By Joe-405
Can’t get the torque converter to clear the belt...

Can’t get the torque converter to clear the belt the opposite way So we are gonna try a clutch.

Enjoy some pics from just tying to get the engine to fit ! It’s extremely tight.
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-20-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,202
Posted By Joe-405
We be rolling.........

We be rolling.........
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 05-20-2020, 04:39 PM
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Posted By Joe-405
Got the new predator 420cc and the torque...

Got the new predator 420cc and the torque converter in so we will be getting this one going also here shortly. Just need to weld the engine plate on and see how the chain is gonna work with the...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 05-20-2020, 04:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 86
Posted By Joe-405
He did a really good job. And it’s not hard to...

He did a really good job. And it’s not hard to go overboard on price. I should know. Lol
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-20-2020, 04:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 129
Posted By Joe-405
Torque converter and NOT a cheap knock off ebay...

Torque converter and NOT a cheap knock off ebay one.
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-20-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,202
Posted By Joe-405
Finally getting the roller welded up...

Finally getting the roller welded up today...........

Hereís a sneak peak
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-16-2020, 09:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 99
Posted By Joe-405
I did on my first build here. It was a kx125 on...

I did on my first build here. It was a kx125 on a shifter kart. Had a return line to relieve some pressure.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-15-2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By Joe-405
Ken bar is running and driving as of last night. ...

Ken bar is running and driving as of last night. Sold to my buddy for a $100.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-14-2020, 01:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 169
Posted By Joe-405
A tecumseh intake will fit so I been told. Or...

A tecumseh intake will fit so I been told. Or they make aftermarket ones.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-13-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By Joe-405
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-12-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By Joe-405
Bought a few more toys today !

Got me a thunder kart and another 2 seater for $200. With 5hp Briggs engines. Already got the thunder kart running ! Needs tlc and carb cleaning tho.

And the predator 420 is for the other...
Forum: Build Off Contest Build Logs 05-11-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,202
Posted By Joe-405
They use them on drag cars and sand rails all the...

They use them on drag cars and sand rails all the time. And my chassis guy said no problems also. So I wouldnít think so. We are still gonna add some bracing still anyways due to the extra power. ...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 05-11-2020, 08:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 244
Posted By Joe-405
Have you tried Facebook groups ? Usually a lot...

Have you tried Facebook groups ? Usually a lot easier to find people closer to you.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-02-2020, 01:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 286
Posted By Joe-405
I would think a 250 ninja would be plenty for...

I would think a 250 ninja would be plenty for what your wanting.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-02-2020, 01:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By Joe-405
Last longer. Easier on parts. Spin freely =...

Last longer. Easier on parts. Spin freely = more hp. Would be a few things to start off.
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