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Old 08-14-2016, 01:12 PM
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http://phoenix.craigslist.org/evl/snw/5728338936.html

This kart has been for sale on CL for almost a week...
I was considering offering $75, but I have a few questions.

1st is this kart only for little kids ( too small for adult)?

2nd are these type karts easy to throw a larger engine on? or would I have to fab and drill new holes?

Looks like the brake is pretty close to seat huh?


Just curious.
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1) depends on how big the adult is. Ever see how small a racing kart is?

2) You can go to a 3.5 or maybe 4hp with that clutch, but anything bigger will have a larger shaft on the motor. Predator 212cc will bolt to that mount, and use a 3/4" shaft clutch. The 2HP will have a 5/8" shaft.

3) Pedals can be moved fairly easily.
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Hard to tell just how big it is but I say again, karts are small and meant to be. You should have that butterfly wheel nestled comfortably(?) between your knees.

Go take a look at it at least and sit on it before you make your decision.
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Ha... Just sold.
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Ahh. You snooze you lose. We have got to stop these forum posts where people discuss things that haven't come to fruition. All these "wishful thinking" posts... Happened with that other guy thinking he was going to have an '89 Jeep Wrangler. Made plans and everything but ...POOF!

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Anything that is complete and can be had for under $100- don't ask, buy it!
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Anything that is complete and can be had for under $100- don't ask, buy it!
Words to live by. Even if you don't keep it--flip it for profit or use, scavenge and cannibalize the good stuff.
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