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by Rob Voska
Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Airheart Brake Bleeding
Replies: 20
Views: 1292

Re: Airheart Brake Bleeding

It's not an o-ring. If I remember right it's an "X" ring or something like that. Not round. Not square it had corners & low spots in the middle. Think it was for the master cylinders. Also had a kart with very old fluid in it. It kinda dried out & was sticky / thick. I put as much new fluid in it as...
by Rob Voska
Mon Apr 05, 2021 6:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rear Guidelines
Replies: 0
Views: 234

Rear Guidelines

Our motto at R.E.A.R. is 'Run Em The Way They Ran Em' and that is what we try to replicate at THE BIG ONE, the formative years of Karting using accurate representations of early American racing karts. Period or era correct components are highly advised and should be used whenever possible. Listed be...
by Rob Voska
Tue Mar 23, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted to Buy
Topic: NOS Tires
Replies: 2
Views: 495

Re: NOS Tires

The phone number is there to call with questions.
by Rob Voska
Fri Mar 12, 2021 8:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Re-assembly Issue
Replies: 15
Views: 1865

Re: Re-assembly Issue

It looks like you are using a nut with a re-useable cotter key. I would recommend castle nuts & regular cotter keys. If the nut comes loose it will wear the inside of the wheel & keyway. With a castle nut it can't come loose. I use thin bearing shims in case of it not being lined up where I want. Cl...
by Rob Voska
Thu Mar 11, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: looking for kart identification
Replies: 12
Views: 775

Re: looking for kart identification

Trying to identify the mount and what would have fit. Mount is not stock. The fuel pump tells me it might have had a float bowl carburetor on it. The dual chain maybe some big HP. It was called duplex chain and is like a timing chain on a small block chevy. The direct drive kart wheeled life is to h...
by Rob Voska
Sat Mar 06, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Seat for Scott Kneisel
Replies: 3
Views: 478

Re: Seat for Scott Kneisel

Airlines are advertising $30 flights. Just fly it to him.
by Rob Voska
Fri Feb 26, 2021 6:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: STOLEN!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 386

Re: STOLEN!!!

Any idea what else was in the trailer? I've heard racers having their trailer stolen & years later they realize another special tool is gone they had forgotten about.
by Rob Voska
Thu Feb 25, 2021 5:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: STOLEN!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 386

Re: STOLEN!!!

Private carrier?
by Rob Voska
Sun Feb 14, 2021 8:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Re-assembly Issue
Replies: 15
Views: 1865

Re: Re-assembly Issue

Alan Lewis wrote:
Sat Feb 13, 2021 6:05 pm
Thanks guys, was hoping against hope not to have to pull the axle out again, but if that's what it takes, so be it.
We have all been there...... done that! :lol: :o
by Rob Voska
Tue Feb 09, 2021 4:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Very sad news
Replies: 2
Views: 560

Re: Very sad news

John's been around for a long time. Usually brought a grill & cooked for us on fun days. Besides his fabrication skills he could also machine parts as he owned a mold shop. RIP John.