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Old 06-12-2019, 08:34 AM
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Default Backbone Chassis kart?

Check out this Krazy looking thing
…& the throttle linkage?

https://annarbor.craigslist.org/snw/...899633734.html
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Old 06-12-2019, 11:33 PM
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Now that is weird. Definitely not worth $400
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Old 06-13-2019, 07:01 AM
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Probably steers like an ox-cart.
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and had a 16hp on it before...... with those welds......
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Old 06-13-2019, 07:54 AM
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It's a Lotus kart!
With expected British workmanship.....
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Old 06-13-2019, 09:09 AM
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That throttle rod is odd
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Old 06-13-2019, 10:48 AM
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Incorrect, it's a throttle rodd.
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Old 06-13-2019, 10:49 AM
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Incorrect. I know how to spell my young friend

https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rod
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Old 06-13-2019, 10:51 AM
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Incorrect. I know how to spell my young friend

https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rod
I know, I was trying to make a very poor attempt at a very poor pun.
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Old 06-13-2019, 11:03 AM
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And that it was, a terrible pun
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And that it was, a terrible pun

I am the king of bad puns.
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I am the king of bad puns.
A king is like a dictator, so you shall be know as Kim Jong Pun

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