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I am looking for a site that has directions to show me how to build a go cart with a lwan mower engine.
-- stephen osborn (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 22, 2002
I wan't to know how to build a lawn mower powered go cart
-- Ramon Michael (email@example.com), July 29, 2002.
it is a bad idea to use a lawn mower engine beacause they are vertical and gocarts are horizontal engines.you can do it with gears and stuff but you have a big power loss and its not really worth it.
-- Ryan Brown (firstname.lastname@example.org), September 14, 2002.
You can you it but you have to find gears and a chain to fit. However you have to turn the ngine on its side and its hard to mount.
-- colin (Kagemusha@mac.com), September 16, 2002.
You can easily do it by using a horizontal big gear from the motor and hooking it up with a vertical small gear on the back or front axle. Whichever you want to do. Just go to www.mxk.com and look for the free plans. Subsitute their engine with yours and the gears.You don't have a gas pedal or brakes this way cause lawnmowers run at a consant speed.
-- johnny williams (email@example.com), September 21, 2002.
its quite simple use an older mower with a horizontal shaft.
-- (firstname.lastname@example.org), September 22, 2002.
Youre all stupid!,*@% and you can not use a lawn mower to build a go cart. HA HA HA HA HA HA
-- Chris (Sobeit@aol.com), September 27, 2002.
.:*above*:. your an idiot you lame i just built a push lawnmower gocart. with the original engine and i put a throtle on it too you can change the carb around to work with a throtle i just transfered power from the vertical shaft to a horizontal jackshaft using 45 degree gears..
-- Jason Sphinx (Ridgerat7@aol.com), November 09, 2002.
Can you build a Go-Cart with a Snowmobile Engine?
-- Me (email@example.com), December 02, 2002.
I cant spell so bear with me, You can build a go-cart out of a snowmobile engine, use just use the primary and secondary clutches and make it a belt drive, you also might want the jack shaft of a donor sled, or at least the gearing off it. Problem is snowmobile motors love to over heat in the summer, unless your going to use a liquid cooled engine, but thats not practical, try to get a fan cooled motor, no bigger than a 440, and put cooler plugs in it, and if its oil injected, still put a little oil in the gas tank. I made one and it went so fast the front end lifted up and I flipped it. A nice 10 horse Snowblower motor with a centrifical clutch works fine also, as they are all horisontal shafts. Motors from motorcycles and such suck because of the clutch and grearing. I chainsaw engine can make on hell of a power scooter, and very easy to work with.
-- Tommy (Idontthinkso@yae right.com), December 02, 2002.
could you build a go cart with a small or should i say micro engine from a model plane.
-- cart man oh (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 20, 2002.
I have big tits
-- Not 4 u (email@example.com), December 28, 2002.
how and the heck can i put a lawn moyer engine on my home gocart.
-- jason elroy tyler green (firstname.lastname@example.org), January 01, 2003.
all you have to do is put the cilinoid upside down and turn it to the right 7/16 of a turn then reverse it. It will give it about 4 more ox power. then drill the hole in the oil pan so you can mount it. then use the pull rope as a pulley. I have made one and it runs awesome. Last year I climbed a 30 foot hill. When i caught second it flipped. I like to roast off the tires because it is so mean. I was racing my brother on his ninja and i smoked him.
-- leroy the leprechaun (email@example.com), January 13, 2003.
You are the goofy bastards that do not have a life, go get a girl
-- Got girls (firstname.lastname@example.org), January 13, 2003.
-- (email@example.com), January 13, 2003.
Well YOU have to use a modified frame > and it will take some doing > But YOU Use a Riding mower rear end! The Vertical shaft has to be a Riding mow ebgine so that The twin pully system can be utilized> Then with Belt an Pullys between the motor an rea end , YOU put the rea end in top most gear, then set the controls to the right hand of Driver ,so Manual or electric start will do ! Then Dueal sprockest on either end shfts of rear end to duel small sprockets on Rear drive shaft ! Start motor an Shift to Highest gear will give YOU power galor! Using Motor cycle sprokets can give you Power as well as Speed . Just use your imagination >an Pocket book >But it Can be done !! Have a Great day >Cause inventors will allways find a WAY !!
-- Richard E. Mansell (firstname.lastname@example.org), January 16, 2003.
GET A WOMAN!!! THATS THE ANSWER TO ALL OF YOUR PROBLEMS!!!
-- BOB (email@example.com), January 20, 2003.
OK, well then, on the subject of girls. They have cooties. Cooties are not good, in fact they are bad. Girls are also known to nag and leave guys over things such as go-karts, therefore, girls are not to be dealt with in any manner. Besides, after a while, a girl will vwant to shit out a little shit and keep it as a pet of sorts. To this I also say NO. Kids are god's way of telling you just how old you really are. They also smell, make an incredible amount of noise, and make you take care of them for at least 18 years, maybe more. After the kid comes, then the wife begins to let it go, and becomes overly huge, and wastes quite a bit of money eating, buying clothes, and getting make-up. NO NO NO. And after all of that, I think my point is that I deffinitly do NOT know how to build a fucking go-kart from a stupid lawn mower motor. The end.
-- EEEW--GIRLS (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 02, 2003.
It is possible to build a go cart with a lawn mower engine. It is a lot easier to build one with a horizontal shaft engine, but if you have a two cycle or two stroke lawn mower (which means you have to mix the gas) you can just tip it on it's side and use a chain, belt, or whatever you have in mind. I warn you, if the lawnmower is a four cycle (which means you DON'T have to mix the gas) you can NOT tip it on it's side. Meaning that you have to leave it upright and need a lot of tricky gearing to get it to work. Good Luck! Joey, age 13
-- Joseph Raymond Nesbitt (email@example.com), February 03, 2003.
man you guys have no life at all
-- " " " " " (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 04, 2003.
Building stuff is cool, and constructive. much better than sitting around on you ass and playing video games. so keep up the good work everyone!!!! jason
-- jason (email@example.com), February 12, 2003.
Ya its so possible to make a go kart with a lawnmower engine heres a website http://www.csn.ul.ie/~steviewdr/index.htm just browse a will u will find it. Also a if u can get a Lawn Boy or any 2 stroke ( u have to mix oil and gas together) lawn mower they work way faster and plus u can just flip it on its side because it has no oil in the oil pan. If u guys have anymore questions e-mail me i can answer about any question about engines and shit. rock on c ya!
-- Spencer Cameron (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 14, 2003.
ther is a hole in your hed ant u dont know the first ting about engines. what you do is - go to mcdonalds order a mcchicken meal, come to the work-shop, and eat the motor
THERE YOU GO FINISHED GO-KART!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! minibikes and SHIZZA!!!!!
-- jon (email@example.com), February 22, 2003.
there once was a go-cart i cost $1 and i ate it it was very nice and i had some troudele pooing it out oooowwwww!!!!!!!!!!!!!! and tigs are brown
-- jon (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 22, 2003.
ive mangaed to build a go-kart with a victa lawn mower vertical shaft motor, and got it going 100km/h!!!!!!!!!!!!!! you bunch of losers, it is easy to mount the engine sideways, you just have to have a 2 stroke motor because 4 strokes have a oil sump and running your motor when its vertical will cause it to seize up. i might suggest that you bye a smaller brushcutter motor and build a motorized scooter, they are far more easy to build and alot more f
yours sincerely, sir. NIKTOMIELECTRICSCORPARATION!
by the way, steel is crunchy so i wouldn't advise trying to eat it!
(i said this because you think that lawn mower go-karts can't be done and they can, this proves that you are stupid enough to eat steel!)
-- me (email@example.com), February 22, 2003.
If you have to ask a question like "how do I put it on my home go cart" you are gonna make a pretty shitty kart...
-- J Dudley (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 08, 2003.
i have a big penis and u dont
-- dom (email@example.com), March 09, 2003.
i built a go crt with a lawn moter engine.I fited it in perfectly.i used a back wheel drive and to move with a moter cycle chain.it works perfect.i put a disk brake and put a string right beside my body and made it look like a e-brake and does wicked 180.i did add some modifcation if got any questions e-mail back and ill hock u up with some answers and some good names to grab shit from.lates
-- sam osia (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 12, 2003.
how can i make a five houres briggs go faster if i was going to put it on a lawen mower. Thanks for tell im me
-- steve cummings (email@example.com), March 14, 2003.
i just finished building my go cart frame and i found a 440 liquid mxz engine i was wondering if anyone could give me any ideas or plans on how to mount engine clutches and brake all parts are off the smomibile everything will be mounted in the rear of the kart i will be excied to hear from you i am asuming my kart will do about 120mph
-- tony (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 15, 2003.
i just finished building my go cart frame and i found a 440 liquid mxz engine i was wondering if anyone could give me any ideas or plans on how to mount engine clutches and brake all parts are off the smomibile everything will be mounted in the rear of the kart i will be excied to hear from you i am asuming my kart will do about 120mph and i plan on racing it at local drage races
-- tony (email@example.com), March 15, 2003.
just finished building my go cart frame and i found a 440 liquid mxz engine i was wondering if anyone could give me any ideas or plans on how to mount engine clutches and brake all parts are off the smomibile everything will be mounted in the rear of the kart i will be excied to hear from you i am asuming my kart will do about 120mph and i plan on racing it at local drage races
-- tony (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 15, 2003.
First of all - to all of the people who felt the undeniable need to write something crude, there are other websites for people like you. For the two who claimed to have larger body parts than the rest of us - highly doubtful. If you have to claim it on a Q&A about go-karts, it's probably just wishful thinking and shows an incredible lack of intelligence. There are also other websites for you, and you may even find someone who will believe you. For the man who dogged women and children, you've obviously never had a child grab your hand and say "I love you, dad." My wife would never leave me over building a go-kart for my son. Maybe if you picked up women in places other than adult bookstores and the corner of Main and Center street . . .??? It was my idea to build this for my son, who by the way doesn't stink, and is not only highly intelligent but polite, courteous, and respects others. Maybe your other problem is "like father like son." Now back to the other serious repsonses, thank you to the guy from Monster Garage, and thank you to those who have supplied website addresses. It's nice to know that there actually are still decent human beings out there who own computers, and it's not just all the sleazeballs who have nothing better to do than lie about the size of their genitalia. (By the way - NO ONE CARES about the size of your genitalia!!!!! Talk about needing either a woman or a life! Or even McDonalds!) Have hope to the serious go-kart buildres, there are decent families and people who are just as interested as you are. To the low IQ crowd, we do have other interests and hobbies. If you need them, I can send you my childrens' Dr. Seuss' books so that you can have other interests too!
-- Mr. T. (email@example.com), March 16, 2003.
OK GUYS... Just one answer will be sufficient. Can you build a Go Kart with a lawn mower motor? YES or NO? If you can, how can/would one make the drive shaft horizontal from vertical? If someone can please get back to me at their earliest convenience, that would be much appreciate. Thank you! Pete (and yes I have a girl, who also is going to be helping with with this shit).... lol... Cheers!
-- Peter P (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 16, 2003.
This isn't exactly and answer but more of a question. I have two push lawn mowers one 3.5HP and I'm not sure about the other but once i build my frame for the go cart will it be possible for the engin to run on its side as apposed to on the grond as a mower usually is? Also will i have to make any modifications to the engin for better speed?
-- Jacob Barr (email@example.com), March 17, 2003.
I like to lick hot throbbing dicks , oh, and i am a boy
-- zacharius nalsuoian (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 18, 2003.
The post above this on is SICK. Please go elsewhere to post those messages. Please stop this, as when this post started, it was actually quite good! Anyway, onto something else: Have any of you guys considered makin a gocart tank? I mean making a go cart from a lawnmower, then putting a chassis on it so it resmebles a tank! I did it with a mate a few years back, mind you! And it was great! They are also pretty cheap to build! Cheers, Lance.H
-- Lance holdenborough (email@example.com), March 18, 2003.
i must say that i really enjoy reading this forum but all you other people who write stupid sensless shit on here...please stop its not funny or smart and no one is impressed..With that said for all you people using a lawn mower motor i mus warn you that sometimes it may be a little hard to get staarted becaseu of the fly wheel on the crank shaft,,it is light weight aluminium appsoesd to heavu steel. I have made many in my time and ive had my experiences so feel free to ask any questions..thatnks
-- Go cart (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 18, 2003.
All of you immature little fucks that talk about the people on this post having no life don't have much of a life yourselves if you have time to post stupid shit like that all day. As for those that want to learn about things besides how somebody licks their fathers ass or balls or whatever I might be able to help. In response to the most popular question on this post "Can I put a lawnmower engine (vertical shaft) on it's side to make a go-kart," the answer is no!!!. NO! NO! NO! The piston will not get the proper lubrication and cause it to sieze. (not be able to move anymore) You CAN use a lawnmower engine though if you find a gearbox to make your vertical shaft a horizontal shaft. It's quite easy, but any small engine shop will be able to explain to you how to do this. You can use a 28 c.c. engine, but it wouldn't go very fast. I'm using a weed eater engine for my son's go- kart. It is a commercial duty one, but it's 4 h.p. and it has a high rpm and he's only 6 so it'll haul ass with him on it. It's a vertical shaft, but it's a 2 stroke so I'm able to turn it on it's side. I had to modify the shaft because it was only 1" long. I have it running now though and it'll smoke 'em. I'm building myself a 7.5 h.p. kart and I think I'll get some good speed. It's a horizontal shaft, which I reccommend if you can get one. Vertical shaft lawnmower engines are cheap though so alot of people use them. there's no problem with that. As far as the frame goes, you kind of have to customize one for yourself. If you're taller then it'll have to be longer if you want to be comfortable while driving it. With the added length you get added weight, which reduces your speed. Your design is also determined by your engine type and size. If you have a horizontal shaft and have 1 wheel drive system then you just mount a plate for your engine next to the drive wheel and line up your sprockets. If you're running a live axle (both rear tires push the cart) then it's best to centet the engine and sprocket for the axle. You can also run a jack shaft. There are many different ways to build a frame. Go to a place that sells karts and check out their frame designs and try to copy them. You don't need all of the fancy bent bars, or even a roll cage. ( I suggest a rollcage if you have more then 4 h.p. though, and a seatbelt. It's always more fun to walk away from a wreck then have to ride off in an ambulance.) If I can be of any help to any of you that are serious about building a kart then just e-mail me.
-- James Meyn (email@example.com), March 18, 2003.
I need plan's to build a go-cart with a lawn mower engine so could u give me plans to build it or a website please.
-- Brian (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 19, 2003.
For those of you trying to use a lawn mower engine, two 45 degree beveled gears should be sufficient, although I would recomend building them into a gear box only so that dirt can't get in. Also, does anyone know of a stiff frame design? This summer I'm going to try and build a go-cart from scratch. I am currently in the process of rebuilding an old 5 hp Briggs and Stratton engine. Any ideas on how to boost the horse power to about 7 or 8? I don't really feel compelled to buy a larger engine, partly because I got the engine for nothing. I'd appreciate any input. Thanks.
-- Gear Head (SK_Rifleman@hotmail.com), March 19, 2003.
Does anyone no where i can go on the internet and find information on how to build a go-cart...and also i will need information on where i can find a good engine for a good price, and i need a frame if you no any websites out there please send them to my e-mail at email@example.com thanks
-- Someone (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 25, 2003.
How do i mout a lawn mower engin to a go cart frane because the crank shaft is pointig down to where the blade was pleeez e mail me ill be sooooooooooooo happy thanks
-- corey gilbert (email@example.com), March 26, 2003.
i know how to make a 5 horse into about a 6 or 7 horse all you have to do is take out the speed regulater. I did this with my 3 horse and before it went about 25 now that bitch gets up to 35 i chase cars with it.
-- Dane Smith (13) (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 26, 2003.
can someone tell me how fast can a 3.5hp lawn mower goesss.can i have some information how much speed do i need and what kind of engine to use when i want to go 45mph?thanks.
-- dmc (email@example.com), March 26, 2003.
HEY! I am planning to make a go kart out of a lawnmower engine over the summer. I plan on using a golf cart frame and building up. I want to make a scooter before then to get a feel for working with motors. If anyone can assist me with the scooter planning please email me. And also, can you use a four stroke lawnmower engine if you use a gearbox to turn it from a vertical to horizontal? Thanks
-- Brendan (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 27, 2003.
Hey I have a supped up lawn mower its a 11hp Murray I changed the pulley on the back to a smaller pulley. I was wondering if anyone knows what else i can do to make it go faster. It goes about 16.5 kmph.
-- Devin (Dkrahenbil@hotmail.com), March 27, 2003.
hi, i need help i wanna build a go - kart from a lawn mower engine, but i never made one before so could somebody who does now please send me a step b step guide and pics and plans please. Cheers marijn (mazz)
-- marijn (email@example.com), March 28, 2003.
In response to making a 11hp go cart go faster, even after you have decreased the size of the pulley on the axle. If the cart doesn't have any trouble getting from a stand still to moving you can make the size of the pulley of the engine bigger. Ideally, you would want the pulley on the axle as small as you can, and the pulley on the clutch or whatever system you have as big as you can without hindering the carts starting ability.
Hope it helps.
Now, i've got a question. What would you do to make a snowmobile enigine fit for summer running? Is there a way to prevent overheating in a free air or fan cooled engine while in warmer temps...hope to hear from someone.
-- bob (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 30, 2003.
You need to change the jets on the carb to + 10 or whatever temp you run it at.
-- Devin (email@example.com), April 01, 2003.
It will not work unless you have the grass catcher attached....
-- keith mcleod (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 01, 2003.
I do like a good pussy. First I lick around in circles and then penetrate with my tongue. I love to get the taste of some girls juices all over my face. Once I hit the G-spot they EXPLODE! ! ! Then I know I can sleep at night(yeah right I'm usually up all night). Its a hard job but somebodies gotta do it.
-- pussy filler (email@example.com), April 02, 2003.
its very easy to make a gocart out of a verticle shaft motor(shaft goes up and down) you just need to put a big pully on the shaft and run that to a smaller pully on the difreatial for more speed then at each end oh the axel you can put on sprockets and run the chain back to a axel powering the tiers this will alow you to mount shocks think about a quad runner
-- wes (ERTrickster@aol.com), April 03, 2003.
You all smell like women-less people LOL
-- Go get a fucking woman (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 05, 2003.
i took a lawnmower with a 12 hp vertical shaft engine bored it out used stock trans 1 belt and a chain haudralic brakes and a comprfession switch from a chain saw and made a drag racing lawn mower that will run 68mph.
-- bill walker (email@example.com), April 06, 2003.
look you sad little twats its been proven that the only people that make jokes about the size of peoples penises,not having a life and not bieng able to get a girl and the rest are the people who are themselvs embarrased about the size of their penis and try to make others feel bad too, so we know u are the ones that dont have a life so just get lost
-- phil moody (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 06, 2003.
say man all ya motherfuckers are some stupid shitts dat crakme up all yall need is sum mary jane in your life and chill
-- weed smoka (email@example.com), April 12, 2003.
yah i was wandering if there is any whay to make a go cart out of a two stroke or would it mess it all up.
-- matt w (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 13, 2003.
i got a 2 stroke lawnboy motor and want to make a go cart or in my eyes a ghetto cart for as little money as possible just to say i built one any inputs on how to build a frame and attach the wheels and make steering and gas and brakes plz email me and let me know your idea's i appreciate it in advance thanks for your time and input on helping me to build my first ghetto cart thanks again jim
-- jim books (email@example.com), April 13, 2003.
i have something 2 say to all the dum little fucks that write about shit that has nothing 2 do with the subject. u all fukn write the people on here talking about go karts have no life. wat the fuck r u doing on here??? they just want 2 talk about a hobbie they have and u have 2 come on here with nothing else 2 do and talk about shit that has nothing to do with the topic. it seems 2 me that u r the ones with no fukn life. now to the other people who talk about the topic im sorry to annoy u with this post. i hav been making a go kart myself recently and i come on here to get some help and i get these fukn losers who talk bout shit. sorry i just had to write a post this time.
-- john (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 14, 2003.
I was wondering if anyone could send me an e-mail on how to set up the steering on a go-kart. I was also wondering if there would be anyway to change the speed (gas pedal) or if it will only run at a constant speed. any e-mails would be great
-- Pete Geller (email@example.com), April 14, 2003.
Me and my cousin are currently attempting to build a go-cart from an old (20 years!!) lawn mower. i cannot get psare partrs for it cos its so old! it didnt work but we otok it apart, cleaned it all and put it back to together again and it worked. well its veritcal drive, push mower, i think its single cylinder. i really want to partake this as a project. it has a throttle but does not have a neutral. will i need a gear box to a) give a neutral position to stop the wheels from turing and b) to convert it to a horizontal drive, if so, does any1 know of any good sites where i could get 1 from? cheers, sam & mark (15 & 14) firstname.lastname@example.org
-- Sam Sharp (email@example.com), April 17, 2003.
you could take a lawn mower and add on to it . roll bars,some tools,and some smarts.fist take out the cutting hieght,the shaft to lower it and the mower thingermabob.take the roll bars and weld the to the lawen mower.
-- N/A (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 17, 2003.
UR ALL LOSERS! HOLY SHIT! "HOW CAN I DO THIS? AND HOW CAN I DO THAT!?!" NO ONE GIVES A RATS ASS U DIRTY FUCKERS!! JUS GIVE UP ALREADY! GO GET A GIRL OR IF UR A FUCKING GAY GO BAG URSELF A MAN! JUS SHUT UP!!! the one who hates u all Anonimous
-- FUCK U ALL TO HELL! (email@example.com), April 17, 2003.
No, the losers are those of you that spew profanity because your brains are unable to answer simple questions posed by very bright and healthy-minded young men. If you only knew how sick you sound... Keep asking the questions guys; you are the future inventors and engineers of the world!
-- C. Young (CarlnCaraYoung@aol.com), April 17, 2003.
Why the fuck are you dumb mother fucks talking all this shit about fucking lawn mowing shit engines, you dumb fucks should use a fucking motorcycle engine for your go carts.
-- YOU ARE ALL A BUNCH OF MOTHER FUCKERS (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 19, 2003.
Is there anyone who could give me some plans on building a go-kart using tiller engine. My friends and I tore down the engine and rebuilt it. Its a horizontal drive engine that has 5 hp.
-- Jacob (Cubber23@yahoo.com), April 20, 2003.
Hey i wanted to know if anyone knew how to build a go-cart with a lawn mower engine because i dont want to put any other engine on the go-cart and i also wanted to know if anyone knew how fast the go- karts go
-- (email@example.com), April 20, 2003.
i think your the dumb sad fuckers coming on a site like these to take the piss outa ppl that are tryin to have a laf with old lawnmowers Y NOT its all fun innit
-- Ben Dover (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 20, 2003.
I built a go kart with a bombardier 440cc engine i built it for the street i made a frame that looks like a dodge viper then purchased 10 inch racing lo pro volk wheels with some cheap wheels i got for free from my uncles tire shop i welded the frame custom and the engine was so easy to mount and put on. i painted the car red. then i took off the old rusted exhuast fabricated my own exhuast pipe with stainless steel and put a obx turbo muffler for a car on it. i got ngk spark plugs and wires for it then i built a air scoop on the roof and ran a tube down to the intake. i think this is one of the fastest go karts out there. its only 7.5 feet long 4 feet wide and 4 feet high its 535 pounds with me in it. i finished it just the other day it took me like 4 weeks to build. i took the tachometer and mph guage from the old ski doo and put it in the dash i built. i put some speakers from my car that i took out with a tape deck. then i put in sound deadener. i took the car out on the back roads and the car topped out at 123 mph!!! the skidoo went 85mph. this is faster than most modified cars and this only costed me like 30$ for the weld rods.
-- kris (email@example.com), April 21, 2003.
i am a total begginer and am 15 years old.I really want to know if there are any really good sites or if you could tell me about building a go-cartI have two vertical lawnmowers that i could get working if i knew where to start when i did that.i have nothing apart from the engines. no frame, no wheels,nothing could you also give me a estamated price in £. I know two people who are mecanics and could do it if i had plans for it. One other thing, will those stupid people posting sick minded thing on this forum thing stop it because it is not cleaver or funny.
Thanks peace out
-- xtreme (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 21, 2003.
hey i am tryibng to rebuiold a cart that my granpa built when my mom was a kid and the frame is still good it just needs a little work. but my real problem is hooking up a motor, i have a snow plow motor but i need to no how to hook it up and hook up gas and brake pedals to it if you could help please email me soon thanks.
-- brandon (email@example.com), April 21, 2003.
it can be done by welding a platform for the vertical shaft to sit on with the shaft running thru a hole. You the need to attach a pully to the shaft. Under the motor platform mount a riding mower transmission attach a belt to the pullys and conect them. (changing pully size will adjust the top speed and pulling power. If you gutted a riding mower use the mowers rearend and axle weld these in place(get a older rider that runs a chain between the transission and rearend.)
Another good add on is mounting the belt clutch off the mower this will let the belt slip so u can idle.+ you can do some rip roaring burnouts. You will need to modify the shift lever on the transmision so you can reach it. When you install the clutch off the rider do not istall the rider brakes. Install a seperate set of brakes this will let you shift the kart like a car. You will need it install a clutch pedal best bet is to mount the clutch between the gas and brake in the middle as you will not really need to shift on the go unless your pulling a very rough or muddy area or pulling hills. My kart stays in 4th and works gr8t however I do shift it at times such as during racing or in snow or hill climbing.
This design took a wee bit of work to get right as it broke many times in building it. After you get it all lined up and setup correct it will give you little to no problem. Go with atleast 8hp with this setup I used a 8hp @ first reaching speeds of around 40mph on topend. I later upgraded to a 15hp it now will run 60+ mph but speeds this high make the kart very hard to handle the actual reason for the 15hp was pulling power the kart can now pull a 60%grade at 45 mph on rough and rocky trails with a rider weighing 220pounds
With me it has much more pulling power because i weigh much less. The riding mower also gives the option for electric start and lights.
I hope this helps anyone out. Oh yeah a lawnmower motor off a push mower is going to prob let you down because of the power loss thru the transmission. If you are going to use anything under a 8hp don't try to set this up as you might get 20mph out of a 5hp setup like this or with a 5hp tiller motor will push around 30-35 stock.
-- jimmy (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 21, 2003.
How or where do u get the jack shafts, and where can u get the trottle body or how eva..so u can use a pedal for the gas i am building a lawn mower up instead of a go kart i wanna make it likea freakin fast go kart....
-- Matt W........ (email@example.com), April 22, 2003.
building a go cart is alot of fun. i did it and i put effort into it. it takes patience and effort. you will gain alot in engineering thats fo shizza. being smart is 1 concept by itself. i have a go cart frame for sale and an engine for sale too. i did not build the frame but i attached the engine to it.frame: solid metal steel with pedal and seat may need a little work on it like maybe 1 hour great project. motor: 5 hp brigg and stratton. less than 3 hours in use.engie has a throttle cable and ready to run just an easy fixer. comes with 4 tires and a sprocket attached to one of them. come check it out yall. E M A I L : LILGOLDENTHUG@YHOO.COM I LIVE IN LA I CAN SHIP THIS TOO. JUST EMAIL ME. ITS IN PRETTY GOOD CONDITION COMES WITH SPROCKER CLUTCH N EVERYTHIN LET ME NOW GOOD CONDITION. YOSI **** THE ULTIMATE AND MUST HAVE GO CART............ MAKE AN OFFER IT LOOKS LIKE A VINTAGE BUT ITS A BIT BETTER A NORMAL SOLID FRAME
-- yosi cohen (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 22, 2003.
Why in the fuck are you dumb ass mother fucking bitch faced cock eaters talking about these lawnmowers still. You are all a bunch of cock eating gay faggots. Stop with all the pussy talk and get a real car you poor homos. I'm gonna fuck your mom and your sisters in their sleep while you watch and cry like little bitches.
-- FUCK YOU ALL (fuckyouall @hotmail.com), April 23, 2003.
hey guys, uh, how can build a go cart with a chainsaw. Is it possible for it to go pretty fast? you would need like a 8 hrspower motor or more. correct?
-- big k (email@example.com), April 24, 2003.
holy this is one of the must funnies site i have ever seen but back to wat i hear for i want to build a go cart out of scrap the begging and i don't know how to go about to do it so i nee some help and people keep it up this shit really amuses me for sho
-- bryan (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 24, 2003.
hey all u loser who come on to this site and leave messeges like u guys are gay and get a reall car. i think u are the reall loser. dont u have better thing to do besides come on this site and write stuff that has nothing to do with gocarts. and if this site is so gay why do u come on it.
-- brandon (email@example.com), April 24, 2003.
ok, to start with, the gay ass bitches are the ones who post real stupid and immature messages on this site, what the hell do you think we are all trying to do? we all wanna build something, and we all need some kind of help, so, either dont come to the site becuase you think its dumb, or just go screw your dog, whatever floats your boat.
Anyway, i am building a complete go cart on my own, i have frame plans if anyone needs them ( roll bar, its justa pic, but it can help you, but i need a little help on gettin motor mounts to stay down, i a running a 300 rotax snowmobile engine and the motor mounts rip off because of too much torque
if anyone can help, please email.
-- Curtis (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 26, 2003.
i just want 2 know how 2 build a go-cart. what's so wrong with that?
-- wouldn'tulike2know (email@example.com), April 29, 2003.
to the person who wrote this:i also want 2 know how 2 do this. sorry all these crazy ppl wrote u bout other stuff. if you do finde out how 2 build 1 e-mail me @ firstname.lastname@example.org cuz there's something wrong w/i my e-mail. that's my moms e-mail so be nice.thanx
-- wouln'tulike2know (email@example.com), April 29, 2003.
uh i like donuts
-- huh uh idontknow (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 01, 2003.
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-- aaaaaaaa aa aaaaa (email@example.com), May 01, 2003.
well, the fact is this. If you are trying to build a go-kart, give up with actually trying. Just put some things together and let it all go. If it blows up, then that's just where God wanted it to be. If he intended you to have a go-kart, he would give you one. If you fail horribly, then you probably should not have one anyway. and you would get to see something explode. that's alwayse cool.
-- not the one (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 02, 2003.
YOU ARE ALL A BUNCH OF FAGGOTS CUZ YOU LIKE LICKING OTHER GUYS ASSES. YOU ALL SHOULD STOP THIS BULLSHIT CUZ YOUR ALL A BUNCH OF STUPID MOTHER FUCKS WITH NO LIFE. GO BUY A REAL GO CART INSTEAD OF TRYING TO NIGGER RIG ONE OUT OF A POS LAWNMOWER YOU GOT FROM YOUR POP. YOU ARE ALL A BUNCH OF CHEAP ASSES AND NEED REAL JOBS. FUCK YOU ALL TO HELL!
-- MOTHER FUCKERS (Yourallfuckingstupid@fuckingallyourmomsatthesametime.COM), May 02, 2003.
To the above comment about the gentials.
"MY COCK IS SO HUGE, I WOULD POKE YOUR EYE OUT FROM RIGHT HERE IF I TOOK MY PANTS OFF.
-- big boy (email@example.com), May 02, 2003.
PS. Thomas has a tiny cock
-- big boy (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 02, 2003.
PSS. and he gives good head
-- big boy (email@example.com), May 02, 2003.
PSSS. I took my pants off, Who got their eye poked out???
-- big boy (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 02, 2003.
i would like to know weather it is possible to put a clutch on a lawnmoer emgin caz theres no nutral!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
-- maybe (email@example.com), May 03, 2003.
you all are sick fucks! we dont want to hear about anyones dick! if you wanna talk about your dick, go have a talk with your mom!! ANYWAYS! just buy a go-cart you can get a used one for relatively cheap, look in your local newspapers classified ads or go to flea markets, and i dont see why you guys want go carts in the first place, just get a freakin three wheeler or somethin with some powerand doesn't look like a piece of shit! THREE WHEELS ARE BETTER THAN FOUR! www.3wheeler.org
-- Satan Christ (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 03, 2003.
Well there is a couple of things im gonna say. First of all if the only way to make you feel good is OVER ESTIMATE the tiny size of your cocks then why dont go have cyber sex with some other faggot like yourslef. And second of all people dont fucking build gokarts beacause they dont have real cars, they build them because it is fun and you can trash the shit out of them. You can go take ur gokart out off roading through all sorts of shit, id like to see you do that with the peice of shit cars you fuckers who pass there time on triing to moach smarter people then yoursleg.
-- Silicon (email@example.com), May 03, 2003.
Well there is a couple of things im gonna say. First of all if the only way to make you feel good is OVER ESTIMATE the tiny size of your cocks then why dont go have cyber sex with some other faggot like yourslef. And second of all people dont fucking build gokarts beacause they dont have real cars, they build them because it is fun and you can trash the shit out of them. You can go take ur gokart out off roading through all sorts of shit, id like to see you do that with the peice of shit cars you fuckers who pass there time on triing to moach smarter people then yourslef.
And i would like it if some one would actually answer atleast 10% of the questions, instead or doing what i did the the paragraph above (write about the faggots who in there free time type dumb shit cause they have no friends or girl friends to do shit with, o ya in most of those idiots cases its a boy friend). It would really help some people who wanted to get into a new hobbie if you guy who know what they are talking about would answer us bigginers
-- Silicon (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 03, 2003.
I like to fuck my mom because it is so much funner than fucking my dog or cat. if your mom is big like mine is then it is especially fun!!! Just sneak up on her while she is asleep and shove your long member into the loose cooter rubbing on the clit. ahhhh cumming all over her pussy and making her moan. The Best!!! except when she has your kid like mine did and your brother becomes your son
-- I do My mom (email@example.com), May 03, 2003.
i know exactly what your talkin about "i do my mom" it just feels so good oh yeah tell your mom, last night she wasn't raped, i ate out her pussy when she was asleep. GO-CARTS SUCK ASS! they cant get over anything coz the ground clearance is so low and they look like shit! who do you think would get the girls someone riding a dirtbike, trike, or a quad or some kid riding in his little pussy-cart
-- trike-freak (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 03, 2003.
i like pie
-- ill mitch (email@example.com), May 04, 2003.
O.K. instead of using a lawnmower use like a 5 hp snow blower or a snowmobile engine. With a lawn mower, they have verticle shafts, they have to be turned on their side, and then they loose oil and seize up, and then your S.O.L. so, do something like i am planning on doin, build it out of snow blower, a little 5 hp or a snowmobile.
I have a website if anyone wants to see it, it was built out of a KZ 650 street bike engine... www.nitrostreet.com/gocart.html
its pretty cool, that is what i am planning on making mine look like.
P.S. For all the people that post sick messages on this forum, just think of all the little 10 and 13 year olds that see all this stuff, you people should be ashamed of yourselves, i only pray God himself dont send you to hell.
-- Curtis (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 04, 2003.
i think it's awesome that you dudes can build something instead of playing stupid video ames that mess up your fingers after a while. KEEP IT UP GUYS!
-- mj (email@example.com), May 05, 2003.
I have a gocart frame & engine.The frame has possitive traction were both back wheels spin when you hit the throttle instead of only one.I have a 5 horse power Briggs & Stratton motor and I have a header type deal long long exuast pipe.I havent mounted the motor down yet.Can ANYONE tell me if it is worth putting on there and how fast the engine can go and if it would be good to race at local round tracks?I weigh around 170 ibs the cart frame is real light!Thanks and I hope someone can help me out im 18
PS all of you peaple that come here saying nasty things should stop!! this room is for peaple who want to learn it isnt about your persanal life or the fantacys you are dishing out about your small parts.I have a women and I dont want young kids to see all this nasty typing on here!!!!thanks
-- Joseph Honeycutt (MIVILOCAandBIKES@aol.com), May 06, 2003.
I need a frame can someone e-mail me a plan for a frame and directions to show me how to put the engine on. thanx
-- James (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 06, 2003.
i like nipples
-- t-man (email@example.com), May 06, 2003.
I have a very light gokart frame that has a possitive traction rear end.I also have a 5 horse power Briggs & Stratton motor.The motor is not mounted on to the frame yet but I have been cleaning and fixing the motor up to tip top condition.I cleaned the carborator, filters, gas tank,the motors exterior and I cleaned the magneedles.I changed the spark plug and the oil.I have a long exuast header pipe type deal that is very long and starts out small at the block and gets wider toward the tip of the pipe.I have the stock inflaitable tires on it.The tires are still good no dry rotting indications any where and the treads are still thick.Can anyone tell me how to get more power from the engine before I mount it down and can anyone tell me how fast it will run and if it would be good enough to race at local dirt round tracks?I weigh 170-180 ibs.The frame is really light but it isnt a yard frame its a racing frame.Well thank you for your time.
-- Joseph (MIVILOCAandBIKES@aol.com), May 07, 2003.
You are all a bunch of cock eating gay ass faggots. You like sticking your nasty sausages up each others assholes. Gross!!! Why don't you mother fuckers stop sucking each others cocks long enough to get a job so you can buy a real fucking go cart! Get your gay ass STD infected genitals out of other mens poop chute. and your nasty dirty brown feces covered cocks out of each others mouths you sick gay fuckers!!!
-- John (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 07, 2003.
I agree with the person above me.... go get a job
-- Mr.T (email@example.com), May 07, 2003.
all of yall do not no wat yall are talkn about, i just got a dirt bike and it kicks ass.i could pass your slow ass go cart going about 80 and u would shit in your pants when u see me. dum asses
-- Mr. T (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 07, 2003.
To the guy above!! Your little gay dirt bike will not out run alot of gocarts,There are carts called shifter carts that will leave you in the dust ,Shifter carts can run 160+++ They have 6 speed transmissions and can do 0 to 100 in 4 seconds or less now what huh??!! Carts are fun and will be better than a little dirt bike any day.CARTS RULE!!!
-- Joseph (MIVILOCAandBIKES@aol.com), May 07, 2003.
I have a light gokart racing frame with possitive traction rear end and a 1984 Kawasaki XXX motorcycle engine.The engine is a 3cylender.It has 3 carborators on it and 3 separate exuast pipes.It is kick start.2stroke and it was very very fast on the motorcycle.It will do 160 mph and faster than that but the front of the bike started rising up off the ground.It has a very good bottom end and i know for a fact it will out accelarate a ninja and will beat a ninja on the top end!!It has 12thousand rpm and I was wondering if i can put the motorcycle engine on my gokart frame?and you thing it would be fast.Would it be worth doing please help thanks I weigh between 170-180 ibs im 18!
-- JOSEPH (MIVILOCAandBIKES@aol.com), May 08, 2003.
you people say you cannot run an engine turned on it's side but im thinking something crazy... like maybe turning the engine on it's side with the piston facing the ground at an angle and then cramming as much oil in the crankcase that will fit
-- Ike Tike (fakeE-mail@fakeEmail.net), May 11, 2003.
hey guys i need some plans to make a go kart out of any kind of motor! i just need some plans so if ur got any send them my way! cheers
-- jeff (email@example.com), May 12, 2003.
Any one know a web site were I can find body work for a gokart?I need a 3 peace fiber glass body thanks!
-- Joseph (MIVILOCAandBIKES@aol.com), May 14, 2003.
i recently built an off road gokart. i used an old quad that i had and i found a kawasaki 250 2 cycle enginethat runs good. i weldid a squar frame then i used the front suspention from the quad and put it on the front of the frame i weldid i also used the steering and the tires off the quad and i bent some pipes to form shock towers on each side. for the back i used the swing arm that i weldid to the frame and mounted themotor and then atached the chain to the sproket the engine all ready had gears so that was all good. i used a pony ceg for a gas tank and i mounted it on the roll bar that i made. since i finished it i never got it stuck it does really good off road. it goes about 65 mph. i think that lawn mower engines are not good motors cuz they dont have as much power use a dirt bike engine it already has gear so ya peace out.
-- john age 17 (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 14, 2003.
I am new to engines and such, but i am interested in building a go kart of of my lawn mower engine. From what i know it is about 5 horsepower and it has a vertical shaft. It has a throttle on it ("slow", "fast", and "choke"). I also was wanting to know if there is any way i can make the go kart stay in nuetral - engine running, but i dont accelerate until i put the gas on. again i am new to this so any info or help would be greatly appreciated. byw the engine is 4 stroke i think - all i do is put in gas in one place and oil in some other. please email me. peace
thanks in advance
-- Kevin Oehler (SuRfAhStUdKeV21@yahoo.com), May 14, 2003.
you need whats called a centrifigul clutch and if you runa vertical a tranny from a rider mower or some weird little belt system
-- Ikus Tikus (email@example.com), May 16, 2003.
Can any of you tell me how tight a guys ass is because I only do pussy, I was just wondering if it felt any better? I was also curious if you get shit all over your dick when your done? does the cum feel gross as it slides out of your ass when your finished? does it hurt when the shit gets rammed back up into your asses? please help me I'm very curious. Thank you
-- Bundy Boy (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 16, 2003.
I am not a dum ass about go carts, i have a good friend that drives one and he set a record at the race track he went 130 and it was not no fuckn shifter cart. looks like u dont no how to get a go cart that fast.. go back to school idiot.. Mr. T rullzzz.. and bikes can go like 250. for the person how responded to my thing
-- Mr.T (Mr.T@myass.com), May 18, 2003.
I have a go cart with a 6 hp engine and i want it to go faster. please tell me what parts to put on it or what. i dont want anything that wil kill the motor too.thx
-- Mason (email@example.com), May 18, 2003.
u can build one with a lawn mower moter u just have to get it converded to run as a horazontal chaft I do not have to palnes for this but i know it works i have it on my mini bike u do not have to same power thue as one made that way but it is cheap
-- wayne (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 20, 2003.
im interested in building a go cart. i dont know how. any information?
-- nick (email@example.com), May 20, 2003.
well you put the ah rotary contrbutioner on the ah rotary transfunctioner converter, AND YOU GUYS ARE ALL GAY AND SUCK WEINER!!!
Love,......your favorite weiner fart Those annoying guys that come to your door and ask for money beause God broke his leg.
P.S. I have big boobies
-- jehovah's Witness (Trotter343@aol.com), May 21, 2003.
Hey personaly I would save all the trouble and go buy a engine that is for karts.It is a hole bunch of trouble to put a verticle shaft motor on a kart but it can be done and its a pain in the woowoo to do. The easiest way is to take the verticle shaft motor off the mower and all the pulleys and the rear end ,you put the rear end on the kart and then u make a bracket for the pulleys and then mount the motor.Send me mail and i will go into great detail in how to do this and i have alot of pictures to help and PS; i have a 2 kart motors that i need to get rid off thankz
-- JOSEPH (MIVILOCAandBIKES@aol.com), May 23, 2003.
You all are gay,talking about licking asses and shit.
-- JOHNDOG (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 25, 2003.
I LOVE BIG COCK
-- ANTWAN (JOE@HOTMAIL.COM), May 25, 2003.
U ALL SUK BALLS I AM AT SCHOOL ON THE NET LOOKING HOW TO MAKE A GOOD GO KART U ALL SUK FAT ASS NUTS fuck u all u sluts i hate u all u can do is sit around and talk about how big ur dicks r mine is the bigest 17inches top that fuck faces u r all fugley
-- mopo (email@example.com), May 27, 2003.
to all the people with the question of how to get the virtical shaft o a lawn mower to go to the axle it can be done a few difernt ways. one way is to go trash hunting for a while and hope someone is geting rid of an old riding mower the back axle will work perfectly. and for those of you who dont have the good luck to find such a prize the way that old farm tractors worked was to seperate the engine form the rear axle by about 3-4 feat( in this case you would need to put the engein in front or of to a side) this lenth of a chain could be twisted the 45 degree angle and to add speed put a small chain weel to loosen or tighten the chain to increas or decrees speed
If you dont undersand what i meen than just give me an email and id be glad to help
-- Joe (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 27, 2003.
up your ass with a piece of glass
-- my dick is huge (email@example.com), May 29, 2003.
i have an old Wisconsin motor thats much bigger than the 6hp thats on my gokart now, but it has a shaft on one side and an old pull starter that you have to wrap the cord around each time, with a pulley right next to it for a belt, on the other side. Any intelligent anwswers on how to make it work. Right now its single wheel drive, but I want to make a straight axle. If you have a stupid answer, eat shit. Like to the kid looking up gokarts during class, real nice! You'll be flippin burgers! You'll be real popular riding to school your junior an senior year on a gokart. Maybe you can put some 20's, and a stereo system in it too, with a license plate that says "Pimp Juice" and a musical horn. STUDY moron... ignorance ISN'T bliss.
-- Captain Sava-Ho (NemonicsRacing@So.Cal.Imports.com), May 30, 2003.
-- joe sim (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 31, 2003.
people who say go carts suck can suck it. Go carts no matter what engine they have in them are the coolest. I don't care if its a 3 hp motor i still live, drink, and sleep gocarts.
-- john osbourn (email@example.com), June 01, 2003.
3hp!!!!! you are a fag gocarts can like my big harry dick. dirt bikes kick ass!!!! the reason you are all so fuckin stupid is because your mom fucked her brother and you are imbreds!!!!! YZs kick gocart ass!!
-- whopperpennis (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 02, 2003.
WHOEVER IS WRITING ALL THE MESS ABOUT DICKS AND THERE MOTHERS IS A FUNNY BASTERED, I SAY KEEP IT UP MAN THAT SHIT IS FUNNY!!!!!!!!!!!!!
-- ANYONE (SOMEBODY@YAHOO.COM), June 03, 2003.
BIKES RULE, CARTS SUCK COCK
-- ( . ) ( . ) (( . ) ( . )@hotmail.com), June 04, 2003.
19 inch dick and I goatsed my best freing with this bitch
-- ass hole (email@example.com), June 04, 2003.
I got a 10 horse engine vertical shaft and put in a gear box my brother helped me with the cintrifigal clutch That was hard. can someone send me a set of plans for a frame with a rollcage the frame I have now is to haevy and their is no roll cage Ive clocked at 45mph thanks
ps this shit about woman and cocks has to FUCKING STOP
-- get a woman (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 04, 2003.
i wasnt to know hot to build one?
-- alex young (email@example.com), June 05, 2003.
Well, what I would do is just go by a go-kart from a store. It would be more cost effective and less mind strianing.
-- Ms. Jones (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 06, 2003.
i want to know how to build an go cart easy so can anybody send me some plans pleaaaaaaaaaassssssssssssssssssseeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!!!!!!!
-- l (email@example.com), June 06, 2003.
ok, how do i use a vertical shaft engine in place of a horizontal shaft engine (on a go cart type thing...)
-- Adam (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 07, 2003.
i just want to know how t build a go-kart but 4 all yall girls that want a real man come hit me up on my e-mail and yall dumb motherfuckers out thir ain't got shit else to do yall bulls probalby sit at home an jurk off 2 those porno's an shit and if yall got something to say about it write to my e-mail
-- Rick (email@example.com), June 08, 2003.
i just want to know how t build a go-kart but 4 all yall girls that want a real man come hit me up on my e-mail and yall dumb motherfuckers out thir ain't got shit else to do yall bulls probalby sit at home an jurk off 2 those porno's an shit and if yall got something to say about it then send me a e-mail
-- Rick (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 08, 2003.
i just want to know how t build a go-kart but 4 all yall girls that want a real man come hit me up on my e-mail and yall dumb motherfuckers out thir ain't got shit else to do yall bulls probalby sit at home an jurk off 2 those porno's an shit if yall got something to say about it then send me a e-mail
-- Rick (email@example.com), June 08, 2003.
i just want to know how to build a go-kart but 4 all yall girls that want a real man come hit me up on my e-mail and yall dumb motherfuckers out thir ain't got shit else to do yall bulls probalby sit at home an jurk off 2 those porno's an shit if yall got something to say about it then send me a e-mail
-- Ricky (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 08, 2003.
its easy get a victa 160 but make it an old 1
-- loie (email@example.com), June 08, 2003.
yo can anyone send me plans or somethin about how to make a go kart powered by a lawn mower engine.
Thanx Spencer Cameron Keep on rockin and keep on riding!! AC/DC RULESSSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
-- Spencer Cameron (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 09, 2003.
One thing you can do is just take a riding lawnmower and remove the mower deck, remove the rear end assembly out from underneath the lawnmower. take the big pulley of the top of the transmission and replace it with a smaller one, your choice which size, the smaller the faster. place the rearend back under neath and you are ready to go. example on how fast you will go, the big pulley you took off, if you got one half that size, lets say your lawnmower is a 7 speed 7 gear being the fastest.well now 1st gear is as fast as 7th gear was before so you can imagine what 7th gear is like. Have fun! and wear a helmet.
-- Jeremy Baker (email@example.com), June 09, 2003.
I am buying a homemade gocart off my friend and it can go like 50 i was wandering if anyone new any things i could do to it to make it better
-- Tim (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 09, 2003.
ok me and my friend are building a go cart. we have no experience so i need the blue print or plans or what ever for a go cart that can go over 30. i don't know how to do that and what kind of engine i need and all that stuff so if you could help me out i would enjoy it.
-- seth james reeves (email@example.com), June 13, 2003.
For all of those people who need plans and such for building a go- cart out of a lawnmower should go to http://www.mxk.com/1ykplans/index.htm . This site has some excellent diagrams and instructions for building go-carts. For all of those people who feel that they have to write shit should leave this forum and should be banned (if possible). Good luck to all people who are in the process of building go-carts. I am going to build one this summer and I hope it will be a pleasant experience for me. GO CARTS RULE YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA. GO CARTS RULE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
-- Brandon (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 14, 2003.
ALL U GUYS SUCK U DONT KNOW HOW TO BUILD GO KARTS. I'VE GOT A GO KART THAT I BUILT ITS GOT A SUZUKI RGV610CC ENGINE ON IT THIS MACHINE GOES 285KPH. IT DOES 9 AND A HALF SECONDS ON A QUARTER MILE. ILL BLOW ALL U FAGS IN YOURE GO KARTS WITH LAWNMOWER ENGINES HAVE FUN EATING MY SMOKE WHEN I FLOOR YOURE ASS.
PS.ILL DRAG ANYBODY AND IF YA WANNA KNOW HOW OLD I AM 16 FUCKERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
-- chris (email@example.com), June 24, 2003.
><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><> this is u (|) <======8 screwing all of yalls boyfriends in the ass
-- Cravin Morehead (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 24, 2003.
okay first get a real engine like a motorcycle engine. Do not waste your money on a mower engine. Oh ya if it is a mower engine you want make sure it is not a briggs and straton. they are peices of shit. the reason you should use a motor cycle engine is because the clutch is stronger and it has a tranny so you will not blow your engine. It WILL SAVE YOU MONEY.
-- (email@example.com), June 28, 2003.
I you want some examples of different peoples go carts just go to Ebay and check some out..a bad ass go cart might even be one with two large cc chainsaw motors ,as they do put out high rpms..a go cart that would haul serious ass would have a YZ CR KX 125 or 250 cc motor you can cut the bottom of the motorcycle frame and weld it into a sliding cradle to adjust the chain .I have done this and it's pretty easy and they go very fast and seem to be way more dependable than briggs or tecumseh although you can get those going fast also.. Think raptor III
-- Spriggleballs Mc'anus (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 06, 2003.
ANYONE WANT TO BUY A USED GOCART IN THE MO. STLOUIS AREA IT RUN FINE BUT DONT HAVE GOOD LOOKS ITS HOME MADE BUILT WITH 7.5 HORSEPOWER TILLER MOTOR THE PRICE IS 300$ OR U CAN TRAID FOR A MINI BIKE DONOT HALF TO LOOK GOOD U CAN GIVE ME A CALL AT 314-966-3082
-- SHELTON PRATER (SHELTONPRATER@YAHOO.COM), July 06, 2003.
I AM TYRING TO SELL THIS SO HELP ME PLEASE ANYONE WANT TO BUY A USED GOCART IN THE MO. STLOUIS AREA IT RUN FINE BUT DONT HAVE GOOD LOOKS ITS HOME MADE BUILT WITH 7.5 HORSEPOWER TILLER MOTOR THE PRICE IS 300 $ OR U CAN TRAID FOR A MINI BIKE DONOT HALF TO LOOK GOOD U CAN GIVE ME A CALL AT 314-966-3082
-- BINKY (SHELTONPRATER@YAHOO.COM), July 06, 2003.
Hey, You can mount a lawnmower engine (vert shaft) horizontally, but it has to be 2 stroke, otherwise it seizes. Also A note to people who are posting on stuff not relating to lawnmower engine go carts.
1. The reason we are all posting stuff about lawnmower go carts is because this is a place to post answers in reply to the original answer.
2. Maybe a couple reasons why anyone would want to build a go kart, - too young to get a real car - old enough, and already have a real car - lawn mower engines are cheaper than a dirtbike engine - it's more fun than just buying a pre-built one and can be totally customised
3. If you do have bigger genitals than us, then good for you, you should have no trouble "getting some" as you put it, and we don't really care anyway, this is a post for lawn mower go carts
4. If you think this post is soo gay, then leave it, you must've typed in some pretty weird stuff into a search engine if you think lawn mower carts are gay and you stubled across this post, "Lawn mower carts are gay, and trail bikes are better, and i also want to know how to put a lawn mower engine on a go kart, and i'm looking for a post, blah blah blah"
Note: Thats the way i do searches
-- Mr Annonymous (email@example.com), July 08, 2003.
Hey u fuckers that "claim" to be pimps then what the hell are u doing in this go kart q&a thing don't you have girls to fuck over saying u have huge dicks in q&a thing? Why don't u fucks get off the internet and stop wasting your time say u eat pussy and have huge dicks and proove it to some bitches huh???you fucks had that much time to spare that you change your email for a fucking Insult?!? Thats fucking pathetic at least they have something to do ba\esides fuck around on the net! "WHAT bITCHES, WHAT??!!"
-- Alen Neubauer (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 08, 2003.
Hey u fuckers that "claim" to be pimps then what the hell are u doing in this go kart q&a thing don't you have girls to fuck over saying u have huge dicks in q&a thing? Why don't u fucks get off the internet and stop wasting your time say u eat pussy and have huge dicks and proove it to some bitches huh???you fucks had that much time to spare that you change your email for a fucking Insult?!? Thats fucking pathetic at least they have something to do besides fuck around on the net! "WHAT bITCHES, WHAT??!!"
-- Alen Neubauer (email@example.com), July 08, 2003.
hello i am 15 and im very interested in making my own go-kart. i have a friend who has one that goes 40+. i wantone to race him with in his neighborhood and just to have fun making. please email me on places to buy those basic very light go cart kits that all of theold ones have. thank u
-- jam (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 08, 2003.
Wanna race?, and that stupid idiot saying that i was callin myself a pimp is a fuckin idiot. Everyone no's that i am already a pimp duh, and i am doin my bitches right here. Take that asshole.
-- Cravin (Cravin_Morehead@hotmail.com), July 09, 2003.
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-- Penis (Penis@penis.com), July 09, 2003.
take a 10hp en. and stick your dick in the spark plug (if you are a girl use your dildo) and try to start it and if it dosnot start you should stick the spark plug up your ass and try not to lose it [you will need it later to use on your mom and dad]now go lick your friends dick and try to start it and that is how to supe up your eg.
-- frankie liks dick (email@example.com), July 09, 2003.
Hey "P.I.MP." the only girls u can probly get arethe one one sreet corner and the ugly ass ones that don't shave there puss BEOTCH!!
-- Alen Neubauer (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 09, 2003.
OH YEAH THE CRACK WHORES THEM TO!
-- Alen Neubauer (email@example.com), July 09, 2003.
HEY you stupid idiot you know the one who keeps leaving the stupid ass remarks for your info most of these people on here most likely have better cars than you ever will and the reason that they are talking about lawn mower motorsis becouse they're not sitting on there ass all day acting an ass
-- Isaac Faber (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 10, 2003.
what the fuck im making fun of thoose fucks that write that stupid shit thats off topic i actualy thinkin about getin a go kart , and i don't need no car i got a fuckin fast ass crotch rocketthat gets over 200mph better than your peice of shit car
-- Alen Neubauer (email@example.com), July 10, 2003.
oh yea a crotch rocket is alot better than a 66 vet to tell you the truth I think anyone who rides crotch rocket is a complete idiot
-- Isaac Faber (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 10, 2003.
I had a toro riding mower.It had a 12 horse briggs and stratton and all I did was change the axle pulley to a 1:1 ratio with the motor pulley. At full throttle in 5th gear dumped the clutch and the thing stood up in the air while spinning both tires and needless to say I wrecked it...through a stone wall....and hit an oak tree...Anyway. That thing was crazy powerful and I have a 14 horse briggs waiting for me at home. All I did was swap that pulley, get a smaller belt, and beef up the clutch with a bigger spring. It's not a go cart but it's a screaming ass riding mower!!
-- Adam Frye (email@example.com), July 10, 2003.
I just got a riding mower and am planning on building a critter gitter out of it
-- Isaac Faber (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 11, 2003.
yo im just wondering if its possible to put a lawn mower motor on a scooter, if not what motor can i use??
-- Danny (email@example.com), July 15, 2003.
it's not a good idea to put a lawn mower motor on a scooter it would be better to use a weedeater motor a lawn mower motor would weigh to much and it would be extreemly hard to control I know this sounds stupid but if it's very big it'll be to much power (wow was that me that just said that) anyways I'm sure you could find info on building one with a weedeater motor just look around on the internet
-- Isaac Faber (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 17, 2003.
Im not really sure that any of you have even used a welder let alone took an engine apart. the guy above is right it would actually be too much power and the thing about putting a vertical engine in a horozontal postion would sieze the engine becaule the oil sump would not function properly.
-- Jack Johnson (email@example.com), July 20, 2003.
Im not really sure that any of you have even used a welder let alone took an engine apart. the guy above is right it would actually be too much power and the thing about putting a vertical engine in a horozontal postion would sieze the engine becaule the oil sump would not function properly. Thanks
-- Jack Johnson (Traxxas358@aol.com), July 20, 2003.
I am a 15 yr. old and i like building things. I am trying to build a go-kart out of a lawnmower engine but i dont know exactly how to do it. If anyone can help me please e-mail me any plans or websights that would be usefull. I apreciate any help that i can get. I was thinking about using an old pedal kart of mins so as all i have to do is mount pedals, and the motor, because it already has steering. Would this work?? Would a chain saw motor or somthing like that work better?? Thank you for your help. Please email me with anything that would be usefull to me. Thank you
-- Kellin Stevenson (Kellin_969@netscape.net), July 22, 2003.
ALL OF YOU AINT WORTH HELPING ME FUCK YOU ALL
-- STEPHEN CARA DE PENDEJO (SOJEE49@YAHOO.COM), July 22, 2003.
The peeple braggin about their penis need to brag about it because its to small and has been chopped down by all the queers they have humped....The reason they come to this site is because they feel that they need to let everyone know that they have a penis, and with the girl friends...They don't have one cuz they are gay, queer, and homosexual....and it makes them upset so they pick on people who want to build badass go karts and lawnmowers....So here is what I have to say to them, "Fuck Off!!!"
-- Harry Paratestes (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 23, 2003.
he is right, all you ediots are at the wrong site, the site youre looking for is www. IM GAY AND PROUD OF IT .Com
-- Jack Johnson (Sonic341@aol.com), July 24, 2003.
THATS pretty funnie bro but you were at this site to you had to be to put an answer on the board so your gay to now i bet you feel really stupid your probably a nerd to but try to act all togh i bet in real life your a loser who got picked on in school and resorted to a gay hobbie to escape it all
-- the only person thats ever got laid on this site (email@example.com), July 26, 2003.
Just buy a fucking go cart! Its a fuck of a lot easier.
-- John Wayne (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 27, 2003.
I built a custom gocart frame and put a old kawasaki 600 motorcylce motor on it. I smoked an 1972 chevy nova with it.
-- Justin Durham (email@example.com), July 29, 2003.
oooooooooooooo! wat a nice big dick!
-- Jim hansin (firstname.lastname@example.org), August 04, 2003.
Let me just say what the hell is wrong with people having a hobbie in making go-carts? The ones who come on here and say some nasty sh*t are obveously the idiots because 1. If the did have a life they would be at another post checkin out their hobbies and 2. The only thing they can find to do to use up theri free time is come to another post and trash on people who do have a hobbie. And I'd also like to say that I am a girl and I would never leave a guy because of a go-cart. I think go-carts and hot and guys who have hobbies and know how to make things like that are even hotter. And you losers who make bad posts can just go on and fight back but all us good PRODUCTIVE people know that we will grow us with nice jobs and families while you guys are on the streets begging for money and sex. And no one wants that sh*t. And to the guy who said all those terrible things about women and children... Sorry that you can't get a girl hunnie. I know your in denile. And the only time that kids are smelly and noisy and all those things you said is whena a girl reproduces with a punk ass bitch like you. So we're glad you don't want a girl or to have kids. It makes the world a better place. And lastly, as a girl I'd just like to say that WE DON'T CARE HOW BIG U SAY YOUR D*CK IS. We don't believe you and furthermore we are looking for more than just a d*ck. If you think that letting us know that you have a big d*ck is gonna make us want you, ( which we know that you don't have a big one) well then I guess that explains why your tryin to use that line... YOU DON'T HAVE A GIRL AND YOU NOT GONNA GET ONE EVER. Sorry. So to all the guys out there who do have a hobbie and who arn't as*holes, I feel you and I think thats totally hott. Keep it up baby.
-- Yo Mamma (email@example.com), August 07, 2003.
I'm back people. I finally got a go-cart frame and stuff like for free. It's pretty sweet. I have a Tecumseh engine waiting to be put on the thing. Going to put some disc breaks on the thing too. The go- cart frame has some springs in the front. Just need to get some new tires for the rear and i'm all set. It already has a transmission so it has a range of speeds, reverse, forwards, etc. So, if you guys have any sites pertaining to go-carts or have go-cart pics, email me with them. It would be very great of you if you did. P.S FOR ALL YOU FUCKERS THAT KEEP WRITING SHIT IN HERE ABOUT THEIR DICKS AND SHIT ARE FUCKING STUPID AND SHOULD DIE. Thanks, have a nice day.
-- Brandon (firstname.lastname@example.org), September 06, 2003.
1. How do so many lossers find this site, you all must be searching for some way out stuff, gay go cart instructions? 2. Perhaps you all need a hobbie to occupy your minds, give you something to do rather than insult others and show us all how stupid the other half really is 3. Why build a go cart from a lawn mower engine? Why not? A nice little project for my son and me. Perhaps his parents doing stuff with him like this will stop him turning into one of you degenerate types. 4. Mounting a vertical shaft mower engine if it is a 4 stroke will NOT work. A Four strooke requires a constant oil feed and without some major (expensive) modifications will not work. However I see no reason for not mounting it as intended and running the drive through a set of bevel gears and a centrifugal clutch (except for the power loss). If any one has tryed this I would appreciate some imput and also any frame / design tips would be cool also.
-- Aussie_Oi_oi_Oi (email@example.com), September 13, 2003.
Hey u who wrote this above mine, u think ur so smart about the clutch and the oil feed, well get this right, u ain't as smart with engines as i am!!!!!!!!!!!!! And we go kart lovers are one heck of a lot better than ur sorry butt. So shut up, i like go carts. Bitch
-- jon (firstname.lastname@example.org), September 16, 2003.
u lame asses if u want to build a go cart use an old edger motor or an old horizontal lawnmower. it simple all the gears are interchangeable with the modern 3/4 shafts. i know because ive built three of them. you are all pretty stupid because i built my first one when i was 12
-- big country (email@example.com), October 04, 2003.
If any one knows were I can find a web site that gives me real diractions to make a go cart please email me them thank you. P.S (And good luck)
-- Harry potter rules (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 14, 2003.
WHY DONT U JUST FUCKEN BUY ONE IT"S MUCH EASYIER THAN FUCKEN MAKEN ONE. ASLO VIST MT SITE WWW.BIGTITEDBITCHES.COM
-- fuckin cant say (email@example.com), October 15, 2003.
I dont know about yall and these lawnmower engines but i have used a tiller motor and it mounts perfectly on the go cart with no problems and it was not a live axel go cart, i used to ride it on the road and it would go fast as fuck id say just guessing about 50 or 60 maybe faster, sometimes it would scare me.
-- john jacob (firstname.lastname@example.org), November 10, 2003.
yeah you can easily build a go-cart or a mini bike with a roto tiller engine or even a snow blower engine. if you want to use a snow mobile engine it is a little more complicated because of the size and shape and where you need to mount it, if you have an old snow mobile and want to use the engine for a gocart it is actually easier to put wheels on the snow mobile and make it into a cool little go-cart. if you want to see a pic of a snow mobile turned into a go cart just ask.
-- triker3wheels (email@example.com), November 13, 2003.
OK listen up im 14 and I am building a new go-cart and i have a JR.Dragster but i got in a accedent doing about 68 mph butmy engion is fine and i am puttijn it in my cart and another thing y would u come on a site like this and start making fun of the peaople who like fabricating carts i think the people who have to make fun of use are just saying shit because they have never picked up a tool in there life and have never felt the G-forces of those little cars can put out o and anouther thing if anybodie agrees with me just defend wat ur hoddy is because it is an awsome sport>
L8ter people, Jesse
-- Jesse Armstrong (firstname.lastname@example.org), November 27, 2003.
ok u can but do u have a frame brakes wheels and every thing else to build a go kart just put a gear on the back wheel and one on the bottom of the lawn mower if u put it sideways u will blow the rods in the lawn mower u are better off to go out and buy a go kart
-- dan davis (email@example.com), November 28, 2003.
Up you ass with my gooks cock glass! Down your hole with a metal bowl! FUCK KOREA!
-- Colin Pinhead (firstname.lastname@example.org), January 02, 2004.
the Ones that ave been braggin about their bolox and tits and sayin we need girlfriends ive got summin 2 tell you'll. ive gotta girlfriend and a scoota and a car bonit 2 ride her on un like U LOT!! that have your mums 2 FUCK on a little imaginary toys trisicle! oh and im only 13.
-- Paul O'liery (email@example.com), January 24, 2004.
wut u do is take a lawn mower engine a (vertical shaft) and connect a rack and pinion to its so that it can be diverted to horizantal use but theres a great loss in power see(www.briggsracing.com)heres some awsome motors see the formula engine its green and its my favorite because i ahve it my gokart
-- Honda and briggs and stratton distibuter (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 29, 2004.
ok. i have a 4 stroke lawn mower engine so i know i cant turn it on its side to connect a chain or something to the wheel. i was just wondering how i could mount it easily and have it run well. im new at this so i have no idea how to do it or any of the technical jargon associated with this. if someone could tell me how to do this easily it wouldbe much appreciated.
-- brad (email@example.com), May 15, 2004.
what do i do if i have a 6 hp lawn mower engine and i dont know what to do with it to make a go-kart and how fast will it go i am 130 pounds and 14
-- scott (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 18, 2004.
how heavey is your go cart aproximately? if you tell me that and the wheel diameter and the HP i can give you a gear ratio needed, top speed, and Acceleration, by the way what top speed are you aiming for that'll make calculations easier. post them on the forum and i'll get to you on the froum as quickly as possible do NOT E-mail me.
-- Gollum (email@example.com), June 18, 2004.
P.S. i also need engine RPM. if you give me tire grip i might be able to calculate your stopping distance at full lock up. i can also calculate your power to weight ratio, Oh and i am 14. remember post the info DO NOT e-mail me.
-- Gollum (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 18, 2004.