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Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 11-29-2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,021
Posted By kart_racer20
it looks like an old margay racing kart mostly...

it looks like an old margay racing kart mostly used in road racing the engine is a fast motor out of the box
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-26-2009, 06:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,994
Posted By kart_racer20
it's also done to get weight transfer out of the...

it's also done to get weight transfer out of the corners and so you can get better set ups
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 05-25-2009, 06:49 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,331
Posted By kart_racer20
how big of a trac are ya racing on? if it's a...

how big of a trac are ya racing on? if it's a small bull ring you'll want a 12-72 for gearing on a 1/7 mile track you'd want a 12-60 anf for 1/5 mile track you'll want a 15/55 i wouldn't use a tork-a...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 05-25-2009, 05:54 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 32,249
Posted By kart_racer20
here in ohio you can run older karts and you can...

here in ohio you can run older karts and you can run karts that are home built as long as they resemble a racing kart and for engine wise we run what is called a clone clamer class that runs the...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-21-2009, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,155
Posted By kart_racer20
you should be ok on my racing kart i run wide...

you should be ok on my racing kart i run wide tires that are about 32 inches in tire cercrunfance (sp) depending on how much stagger i need to get the kart to handle
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-21-2009, 08:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,903
Posted By kart_racer20
the honda gx160 parts will fit in a clone motor...

the honda gx160 parts will fit in a clone motor and i have expirence with them i run one on my racing kart and don't have a problem with it runs good and i'm pushing every bit 5400 rpms with a 12-60...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-21-2009, 08:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,271
Posted By kart_racer20
the clutch sounds like a max-tork the 12 tooth...

the clutch sounds like a max-tork the 12 tooth clutch will work but i'd go with a bigger gear because if you go too low of a gear on the back sprocket it will burn your clutch up again and you'll...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-21-2009, 07:53 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,130
Posted By kart_racer20
an un governed engine will not over rev if they...

an un governed engine will not over rev if they over rev then they have a cam with a bigger lift in them that caused it or they geared the motor too high causing it to over rev and as far as the...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-21-2009, 06:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,099
Posted By kart_racer20
the stock flywheel will be fine i ran the b/s...

the stock flywheel will be fine i ran the b/s stock flywheel on my flathead motor last year on my racing kart and i was pushing 6500 rpms but anything more than that i would have put a billet...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-20-2009, 04:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,030
Posted By kart_racer20
use a centrifugal clutch as stated above but...

use a centrifugal clutch as stated above but gearing will depend on how fast you want to go and how far you want to go on my racing kart i use a 12-60 on a 1/7 mile dirt oval and when i go to bigger...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-20-2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,369
Posted By kart_racer20
you can do lots to your motor it all depends on...

you can do lots to your motor it all depends on how fast you wanna go speed cost money but this web site has all you need to build your engine http://www.apskarting.com/
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-20-2009, 03:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,099
Posted By kart_racer20
they go on the inside of the block where the...

they go on the inside of the block where the valves move up and down but if the cam isn't that agressive then i wouldn't worrie about it that much
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-19-2009, 09:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,099
Posted By kart_racer20
if your going to turn the motot 6500 rps you'll...

if your going to turn the motot 6500 rps you'll need to get the arc rod or it will shatter and send it through the block and depending on what cam you get you might have to get the lifter carrage...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-19-2009, 09:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,547
Posted By kart_racer20
i don't know much about the 2.5 but with the 6.5...

i don't know much about the 2.5 but with the 6.5 you can get modified part for them.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 02-12-2009, 02:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,221
Posted By kart_racer20
i use a disk clutch for racing and i'm turning...

i use a disk clutch for racing and i'm turning about 6700 rpms the clutch i have has springs on the outside and i can adjust where i want the clutch to come in at which is about 400 rpms on a big...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 02-12-2009, 01:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,286
Posted By kart_racer20
those rims look like they are 5 inch rims.

those rims look like they are 5 inch rims.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 01-11-2009, 07:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,590
Posted By kart_racer20
what size track are you running it on? if it's a...

what size track are you running it on? if it's a 1/8 or so i'd go with 12tooth clutch gear and a 63 or 64 tooth axel gear that's what i run on my racing kart
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-28-2008, 07:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,663
Posted By kart_racer20
all you would have done was refresh or rebuild...

all you would have done was refresh or rebuild the motor and put helicoils in the muffler bolt holes for the bolts to stay in and then drill holes in the bolts and put wire throught them to keep them...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-28-2008, 07:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,678
Posted By kart_racer20
they take the recoil starter off for a safety...

they take the recoil starter off for a safety reason so it doesn't unwind and get caught around the axle or something
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-26-2008, 11:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,345
Posted By kart_racer20
the slicks that he has on there are a softer...

the slicks that he has on there are a softer compound than pavement tires the softer compund give it more bite and it helps it to stick
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-26-2008, 09:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,882
Posted By kart_racer20
you should go buy a cheep digitron or micron so...

you should go buy a cheep digitron or micron so you can also see what your rpms are so you don't blow your motor
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 04-07-2008, 09:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,221
Posted By kart_racer20
if you want more speed drop your clutch gear to a...

if you want more speed drop your clutch gear to a 14 tooth and your back sprocket to a 64 i run a 12-64 on my racing kart and it gives it alot of speed and power my racing kart runs about 55 mph on...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-24-2008, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,427
Posted By kart_racer20
is your motor box stock or does it have work done...

is your motor box stock or does it have work done to it if it had a a babit barring rod in it, it could take more
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-24-2008, 09:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,268
Posted By kart_racer20
the longer the exhaust the more back pressure it...

the longer the exhaust the more back pressure it will have but the exhaust alone won't give you any more hp the cam is what gives it the hp if you put a bigger cam in it, it will have more hp but you...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-24-2008, 08:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,211
Posted By kart_racer20
they are using them for race motors on race karts...

they are using them for race motors on race karts and they are good motors go to ://karting.4cycle.com/ they can help you out there
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