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Old 07-13-2019, 01:59 PM
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Default What's with the abundance of Yerf Dog threads?

Are they just good karts am I missing out on something really good by not owning one?
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Old 07-13-2019, 02:06 PM
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Uh, could it be coincidence?

It's not by design, we're just random people wrenching on whatever random karts we can find.
They seem to be pretty good and the word is out (the information superhighway is near-lightning speed), and people are gravitating to them like flies on dung.

I don't want one. I'm a speed racer type. Yerf Dogs are "buggies" with lots of framing and tubing, plus suspension, and if they don't fit in a station wagon I am not really interested.

But to each their own.
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Old 07-13-2019, 09:55 PM
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I like yerf dogs nice heavy frames that can take alot of abuse and keep chuggin i ran mine throught a ditch a few times and it did fine but drove a tao tao 125cc 4 wheeler through it and broke it
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Old 07-13-2019, 11:31 PM
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They are great family karts to get the wife and kids involved. Parts are plentiful. Rebuilding is straight forward. They won’t win any speed competition but they fare well off road.
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I personally don't have anything against them myself as the things seem to be good karts, but I am a Ken-Bar solo fan myself!

But individual preference is what makes the world grand...somewhere right now there is a guy with a bunch of Ford Pintos in his backyard and he would do anything to have every last one of the rest of them for his own!

If you want one I say go for it, I won't hold it against you and I doubt most of the others here will!

JUST BE SAFE AND HAVE FUN AND TAKE PLENTY OF PICS AND AS ALWAYS SHARE THE KARTING EXPERIENCE AND JOY!!!
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Old 07-14-2019, 08:57 AM
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Just if you are looking for one buy one with the brush guards unless you plan on making a cage yerf dogs are stable but will tip
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Old 07-15-2019, 12:55 AM
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I like my spiderbox cause of the suspension - adults fit - and my super dooper really big engine fits. And the initial cost was for free. But I’m way past that point already. Hahaha
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Old 07-15-2019, 01:49 AM
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Just if you are looking for one buy one with the brush guards unless you plan on making a cage yerf dogs are stable but will tip
A brush guard is just that.....to brush branches away. If you tip, that brush guard is going to crinkle like a cheap suit
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