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Forum: Engines & Clutches Yesterday, 11:56 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By mckutzy
Disconnect the fuel tank, empty and check/clean...

Disconnect the fuel tank, empty and check/clean the filter in the bottom of the tank.
Sometimes it slows the rate of fuel it requires, as it gets dirty from gunk in the tank.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-01-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 67
Posted By mckutzy
Wellllll... I kinda feel stupid.. or at least...

Wellllll... I kinda feel stupid.. or at least sheepish to say the least... obvious things of course...

After taking the air cleaner setup off, the throttle plate and disassembled the gov linkage...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-01-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 67
Posted By mckutzy
ITs an odd camera angle for sure... The...

ITs an odd camera angle for sure...
The throttle arm is loosened like how we do when we get a new motor.
It kinda flops about, but not too loose. There isnt any binding on the throttle plate or...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-31-2020, 11:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 67
Posted By mckutzy
Gov problems....

I have(actually a friend of mine) a 208cc princess auto powerfist motor...

It's relatively new, not alot of heavy usage, completely stock. I had this bike then passed it off to my friend.

In...
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 07-31-2020, 10:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,487
Posted By mckutzy
Interesting... Do you have a link...

Interesting...
Do you have a link...
Forum: All Other Parts 07-31-2020, 09:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 418
Posted By mckutzy
I managed to get the tank soldered, didn't take...

I managed to get the tank soldered, didn't take much and went fairly quick.
My little forge it pretty hot for this job, like a little too hot.

The copper, I had to tin it several times to even go...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-30-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 175
Posted By mckutzy
And Brian is east coaster... Me.. it would be...

And Brian is east coaster...
Me.. it would be a real deal trying to get even a Litre let alone a gallon..
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-30-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 278
Posted By mckutzy
Cotton or any other natural rope/cord, stuff as...

Cotton or any other natural rope/cord, stuff as much as you con into the combustion chamber through the sparkplug hole... make sure its jammed in there good enough. crank against that....

An other...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-30-2020, 05:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 175
Posted By mckutzy
OH thats pretty funny..... Good times...

OH thats pretty funny.....
Good times...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-30-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 175
Posted By mckutzy
Bob, it would be nice... but.... look it up......

Bob, it would be nice... but.... look it up... The Syrup Cartel....(Its actually a true thing, and for the most part legal.)

They would say....fugetaboutit.....
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-30-2020, 11:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 175
Posted By mckutzy
Here in Canada were kinda screwed for parts like...

Here in Canada were kinda screwed for parts like this...
Princess is about the only place we have..
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-30-2020, 09:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 35
Posted By mckutzy
Hello and welcome.. can you post a few of...

Hello and welcome..

can you post a few of your setup???
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-29-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 95
Posted By mckutzy
Those are the wrong wheels intirety.. they are a...

Those are the wrong wheels intirety.. they are a driven wheel.
They are meant for a cart or hand truck...
They will not handle any applied power.

You need to find a more common size 3/4" or 1"
Forum: All Other Parts 07-29-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 133
Posted By mckutzy
Any bearing shop should have a 2 hole bearing for...

Any bearing shop should have a 2 hole bearing for that...
A biggest question is... IS that the axle you are using??? Redyrod isnt a good choice to be using for an axle... you need a key shaft???
...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 07-29-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 174
Posted By mckutzy
First of all... That looks like a typical cent...

First of all... That looks like a typical cent clutch which has a bronze oilite bushing... that is supposed to be lubricated by oil....
Why oh why did some one add a grease nipple to the shaft...(I...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-29-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 153
Posted By mckutzy
First before you grenade the engine.... reset the...

First before you grenade the engine.... reset the throttle system the way it is stock or totally remove the gov inside and out... That way of bypassing the gov, will throw a rod soon enough.......
Forum: Off Topic Forum 07-29-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 947
Views: 42,854
Posted By mckutzy
Kartorbust-Ahh good to know... I was referring to...

Kartorbust-Ahh good to know... I was referring to the expended gas picking it up.... But I get what your saying...

Holy cow $.88/L /CAD... Thats fricken extreamly cheap for premium....
Here its...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 07-29-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 947
Views: 42,854
Posted By mckutzy
Kartorbust - Well... as you know... less work is...

Kartorbust - Well... as you know... less work is always better... but If you have a space for it...you can always get rid of it later....

I reckon gas is somewhat cheap in you area????
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-29-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 71
Posted By mckutzy
Most bar stool's Ive seen like this, have wheelie...

Most bar stool's Ive seen like this, have wheelie bars. They alway lift when you crack the throttle on, so this helps to keep from ditching it every time... Well in a straight line that is.....Its...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-29-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 153
Posted By mckutzy
You are kinda at the limit of the capabilities of...

You are kinda at the limit of the capabilities of the machine... you might be able to make a 60t fit... But you mostlikely will have almost zero clearance.
At this point, youll need a jackshaft, or...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 07-29-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By mckutzy
Wow thats quite the ride... Im having the same...

Wow thats quite the ride...
Im having the same problem with a new build I just finished. Very similar chain setup....
Provided the chain is aligned straight, the chain will derail when the top...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 07-29-2020, 10:22 AM
Replies: 947
Views: 42,854
Posted By mckutzy
I have one of those flow-n-go gas siphon pumps......

I have one of those flow-n-go gas siphon pumps... was not too bad for refueling when in a confines of a small van(A job I worked at had a truck mount compressor, real pain to get at with a large...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-29-2020, 10:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 71
Posted By mckutzy
Hello and welcome... Id get whatever...

Hello and welcome...
Id get whatever wheels/tires you can easilly afford... Both will be fine for this application....
Forum: Off Topic Forum 07-29-2020, 12:01 AM
Replies: 947
Views: 42,854
Posted By mckutzy
I like the gas station... That's a cool idea.. ...

I like the gas station... That's a cool idea..

I also like that gas cap... Buddy of mine on my tank soldering thread, he would like another as his is starting to crack and was sun damaged...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 07-28-2020, 10:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 153
Posted By mckutzy
Here's on pics... ...

Here's on pics...

https://www.diygokarts.com/vb/showthread.php?t=737
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