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Old 10-16-2019, 02:39 PM
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This is my latest project...an old micro midget from the 1980's. It has a Tillotson 212R mounted in the rear. The body parts are not installed yet but are freshly painted black. Should be a fun project to putt around in.
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Old 10-16-2019, 03:05 PM
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That thing deserves a motorbike engine.
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Old 10-16-2019, 03:20 PM
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Old 10-16-2019, 08:48 PM
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Snowmobile may be cheaper, then no shifting....
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Old 10-17-2019, 08:48 AM
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That’s cool. I’m guessing it’ll be a whole lot of fun.
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That's pretty cool. Looks like some of these had a 120cc engine back in the 1980s. Then they switched to the Briggs Animal and World Formula engine. That Tillotson will be a blast to putt around with. Did these come with the wing or was that only the quarter midgets?
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Old 10-17-2019, 01:01 PM
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Personally I'd find an atv cheap for the engine. With these on a gokart you get the fun of a slap shifter, and the addition of a reverse gear. Just look for a sport quad, not a 4wd. It's easier to find a sport with a chain drive.
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