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Old 01-29-2020, 04:04 AM
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Default Whatup from Jackson County Michigan!

What's up guys? Just wanted to say hi and say I'm a big fan of all of the projects that are going on here. I love all of the ideas flying around and the creative spirit that gets fostered in places like this forum.

I'm what you might call a backwoods engineer, I like building things out of other things and always prefer to use what I have laying around.

I've got about half a million projects going right now but here's one I've been working on pretty steadily. It started life as a Manco 486lxt kart. Well enough but I couldn't ever leave THAT alone. I put on a Honda GX160 that I had previously shaved the head and ported. Then I took an old oven, the outside skin of a water heater and the hood off an old MTD lawn tractor and banged out a hood, some sheet metal body panels and a ridiculous rear spoiler. It really changes the look of the kart, kinda looks like a mini dirt track car.
What do you guys think?
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Old 01-29-2020, 06:58 AM
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Nice! Welcome to the forum!
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Old 01-29-2020, 06:59 AM
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I got an old hood.... and a yerfdog.... hmmm. Thanks for the idea i might have to try that anyway that think looks so cool! Love the hood idea its so genius!
I gotta fix my flathead collection
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Old 01-29-2020, 07:30 AM
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Maybe you could pass it off as a golf cart at a golf course....

I love it!
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