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Yard Kart Therapy 11 40.74%
Ultimate Yard Kart 12 44.44%
MyloRam's Thumber 8 29.63%
Scrap Rod Build 7 25.93%
Yerf Doge 2 7.41%
Duropower El Cheapo Ressurection 6 22.22%
Road Runner Kart 8 29.63%
New Grandaddy Build (contd 2018) 6 22.22%
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Old 01-19-2020, 08:08 PM
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Time to update your signature you won also i only got two votes was my build that bad?
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Old 01-19-2020, 08:11 PM
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I think it was cool, but there was simply not a lot of updates, pictures, and details. You can have the coolest build in the world, but if you don't know how to tell the story no one will know!
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I think it was cool, but there was simply not a lot of updates, pictures, and details. You can have the coolest build in the world, but if you don't know how to tell the story no one will know!
Keep buildin' Trevor!
The problem is progress was so dang slow with how much the thing costed plus all i had was a potato to take pics on then lool
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Congratulations JTSD ! LOL... you know this was a close one, squeaking by with a one vote margin and BTW... I voted for three other people.

Thanks to all the other builders for the sportsmanship and lively posts during the past couple of weeks. It was an exciting finish. See y'all in 2020 !
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I'm honestly a little humbled. I'm really surprised that my build edged out the scratch built stuff like Mylo's kart/buggy and gegcorp2012's yard buggy/kart! Same thing for The Road Runner Kart.

I had NO idea I would win the Build Off when I joined DIYGK in January 2019!
I just wanted to get my kart running!
Congrats on winning the build off!!!!!

It shows that no matter what your age is, you can still do amazing things. Keep it up
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Congratulations @JTSpeedDemon, that rocks. As you mention, lots of updates really help. I learned long ago while attempting to document an ADV motorcycle trip that the journey was what I lived for and if I got a few pics/vids along the way, that was good enough for me. I really respect the time and effort others go through to document their journey, it is a lot of extra work.

Now, onto kart mods........
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Yeah, thanks for the encouragement everyone! And kudos ESPECIALLY to gegcorp2012! That was a close one!

It just reoccurred to me that JTSD is only one letter away from PTSD.......

I need to get some more glamor shots of the Hothead today!
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BIG CONGRATS to everyone, but there’s only one winner!!!! Woooooot! I think from the voting it’s clear there were many great builds! I’m personally glad to see lots of pics and the story of a build!
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