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Old 08-11-2019, 10:45 PM
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I'm a young and inexperienced but started messing with my dads old mini bike. I swapped the old 3 hp b+s engine for a predator 212 with a torque converter and smaller sprocket. I also threw a tillitson tct carb on it and tuned it for my altitude (I hope), so no more backfiring and more power.

I recently bought a used Dingo off road kart and that's my current project. I have a light bar on the way but now I need to find a new battery and figure out how the electrical system works (I am really new to and bad at electrical stuff).

I joined this forum to find advice and expand my knowledge in all areas. Maybe make some cool friends because not many people my age like this stuff like I do. Thanks!
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Old 08-12-2019, 08:45 AM
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Can we see some pics? Sounds like you're havin' lots of fun!
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Old 08-12-2019, 09:46 AM
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Ello. Welcome! As JT says, pics please!
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Old 08-12-2019, 10:26 AM
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Start a build thread in Go Kart Discussion and add photos there. Or add them to your photo album.
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Old 08-12-2019, 04:57 PM
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Here’s the Dingo, not sure if this is how u post pics but here goes. It’s got a 9hp briggs vanguard in it. I’ll start adding to my photo album.
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Old 08-12-2019, 06:26 PM
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Nuh-uh, the pic didn't show up.
Here's how to post pics: http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/showthread.php?t=737
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Old 08-12-2019, 08:03 PM
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Did that work?
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Old 08-12-2019, 08:12 PM
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Yup! And that thing's mint. A good bit better than mine. Concidering mine is/was a rust bucket that I got for 50$
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Old 08-12-2019, 08:22 PM
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Yea there's hardly any scratches and no rust. $50 still sounds like a real good deal
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Old 08-12-2019, 10:30 PM
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Mine after I started tearing into it. How much was yours?
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Old 08-13-2019, 12:34 AM
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Wow that's crazy! What does it look like now? I got mine for $400
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Nice Dingo! Any photos of the mini bike?
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