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Old 04-23-2019, 09:19 AM
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My 212 yerf dog will drift corners in the rain i dont dare go out in the rain with it
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Old 04-23-2019, 11:43 AM
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It'll probably wheelie with those tires. Though I'm not sure about that drive ratio. It seems a bit high to me.
I've been looking into getting some better tires, though I'm not quite sure where to look for that kind of information. The drive ratio is off and something we are going to work on. We thought that sprocket was going to be bigger

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Hes going for the subie sound ;P
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Old 04-26-2019, 06:05 PM
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Wiring question: Do I have to have a solenoid in order to use the lawn mower ignition switch? All of the wiring diagrams show a solenoid between the battery and switch. I was going to place the kill switch between the battery and switch, but wanted to double check.

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Old 05-02-2019, 07:33 PM
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Test fitted the carb and Intake this evening. So close to the initial start!

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Old 05-03-2019, 02:43 PM
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You need a solenoid for the starter, yes. But you would need that regardless of the ignition switch.
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Old 05-08-2019, 04:36 AM
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That looks awesome! I think it's time for an update!

It makes me want to lower my yerf dog!
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Old 06-10-2019, 08:51 AM
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It's Alive!! - It's been a long awaited update but I'm super happy to announce a running engine!

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Cant wait to see that thing rip on the go kart
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Old 10-24-2019, 01:29 PM
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So what’s the status? Curiosity is killing me... did you get this beast moving?
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Old 10-28-2019, 07:28 AM
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So what’s the status? Curiosity is killing me... did you get this beast moving?
I apologize for keeping you all waiting. We recently moved and work has been taking up a lot of time. The kart is about 90% complete, and has been that way for several months. Still need to finish up the wiring and drive chain. I'm hoping to work on it some in the coming weeks!

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Old 10-29-2019, 11:13 AM
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I may have missed this, but are you using the original carb?
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Old 10-30-2019, 11:37 AM
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I may have missed this, but are you using the original carb?
I am. I've thought about switching it to a dual carb setup. I have the factory throttle setup right now, but I'm not very comfortable with it since it's the factory bracket from the Zero-Turn. If you have any ideas that world be awesome!
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Old 11-15-2019, 05:37 PM
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Just to prove that I have been working on the kart! Haha

Installed the speedo/tach, Installed pull choke, and ran wiring.

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Where'd ya get that tach!!?? It looks freeking RAD!
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Old 11-16-2019, 10:37 PM
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Where'd ya get that tach!!?? It looks freeking RAD!
Here you go: Sdootauto Motorcycle Speedometer Tachometer MPH/KMH, LCD Digital Odometer Universal 12V Speed Gauge for Motorcycle Motorbike Scooter with Multifunctional Indicator https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07K9QS2KY..._N5m0Db2TDFP2A
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Ahhh, it's one of the wiring nest ones. I'm looking at getting one of the nifty little inductive tachometers for my engine.
It still looks cool!
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Old 11-18-2019, 07:11 AM
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Ahhh, it's one of the wiring nest ones. I'm looking at getting one of the nifty little inductive tachometers for my engine.
It still looks cool!
Yeah... I think it's a direct replacement for a motorcycle. We wanted a speedometer and tach all in one, hopefully we can get it to work.

Does anyone have an idea on how to hook up the tach? Since we're working with two cylinders here I wasn't sure which wire to pick spark off of.

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Yeah... I think it's a direct replacement for a motorcycle. We wanted a speedometer and tach all in one, hopefully we can get it to work.

Does anyone have an idea on how to hook up the tach? Since we're working with two cylinders here I wasn't sure which wire to pick spark off of.

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i kinda want to know too i have an old gauge cluster i can rob gauges from for my yerfdog.
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Worked on the fuel system tonight. Was able to run the main line and vent tube. Not sure what to do with the secondary vent tube, guess I'll just block it off?

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