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by ted johnson
Sat Jun 15, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RIP
Replies: 4
Views: 88

Re: RIP

Brian and Dottie, I'm sorry. Shadow was a good friend to all of us. We will miss her, as will BDVR. Ted
by ted johnson
Sun Jun 02, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Clinton Shakedown and Breakdown
Replies: 7
Views: 187

Re: Clinton Shakedown and Breakdown

Bobby, that is beautiful! I'm glad it's working out well. I remember the aluminum Clinton flywheels weren't always reliable. I had fins come off the one on my converted outboard back in the day. That engine/clutch is in the pioneer spirit. If they don't make what you need, make it yourself! Ted
by ted johnson
Wed May 29, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: West Bend 580 Exhaust Manifold Questions
Replies: 2
Views: 108

Re: West Bend 580 Exhaust Manifold Questions

http://www.classickartshop.com/products/exhausts/
Vince Hughes' website. Vince has beautiful megaphone headers, short and long, as well as box muffs. Support Vince. He's a heck of a guy! Ted
by ted johnson
Wed May 22, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Avon Antique Kart & Minibike Event May30-June1
Replies: 3
Views: 125

Re: Avon Antique Kart & Minibike Event May30-June1

Hope youse guys have a ball! Wish I could see all of you. Larry Brown is running Tucson Monday. Dean and Joe Kanocz have offered to take my Photon down there so I can get in some laps. Ted
by ted johnson
Mon May 20, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Track master.
Replies: 3
Views: 150

Re: Track master.

Looks like a Trackmaster to me. They were cad plated. More racer-like than any Track Rabbit. Ted
by ted johnson
Sat May 18, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can Someone I.D. This Kart?
Replies: 16
Views: 394

Re: Can Someone I.D. This Kart?

Timothy, the Standun karts generally had a much more "rounded" seatback than your pix show, and the steering hoop on Standun had a sharper bend. Standuns had a flat stock steering wheel center bar whereas yours is round bar. If you blow up the pic of the front view of your kart, it is obvious that t...
by ted johnson
Thu May 16, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can Someone I.D. This Kart?
Replies: 16
Views: 394

Re: Can Someone I.D. This Kart?

First Centurys I remember had round tubing and the "normal dropped front axle like Dart. Ted
by ted johnson
Wed May 15, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cool videos
Replies: 8
Views: 262

Re: Cool videos

Tom, I didn't feel like watching the whole video again, but the kart at the very end of the race is definitely Bobby's dual Mc10 Xterminator. I saw the kart a number of times back in the old days. TJ
by ted johnson
Wed Apr 03, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chrysler Power Bee 82027 1998
Replies: 3
Views: 226

Re: Chrysler Power Bee 82027 1998

It's basically the old West Bend 820. 135cc, anywhere between 8.5 and 11 HP, depending on tune, aftermarket parts, Etc. Parts can be gotten from: U.S. Motor Power 1824 Hobbs Dr, Delavan, WI 53115 262 728-3593 http://www.usmotorpower.com/ Steve Brian Owner K Precision Motorsports Jeff and Brittany Kn...
by ted johnson
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Event dates for "The big one"
Replies: 8
Views: 576

Re: Event dates for "The big one"

No, health and money. I won't be going back. Rob and Bob put on a great casual event. It's a lot of fun. TJ