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by REAR
Fri Aug 14, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Member
Replies: 2
Views: 17

Re: New Member

Dave, Welcome aboard. Karting has a lot of facets and what we do here is quite a bit different then what others do and it may or may not be what you are lookng to do in karting. R.E.A.R is primarily a restoration ideology that brings old racing karts from the very beginning of the sport up to 1972 b...
by REAR
Tue Aug 04, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: THE BIG ONE 2020 UPDATE
Replies: 1
Views: 166

THE BIG ONE 2020 UPDATE

We have come to a decision on how this years running of THE BIG ONE will take place and we are putting this notice out earlier then planned and hopefully this will help you to understand what we are facing with the running of this years event. We are not pleased to make some of the following decisio...
by REAR
Wed Jul 22, 2020 5:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 16
Views: 1565

Re: Introduction

While sitting on the.....ahh...ahhh.... I mean while at the library the other day I was flipping through the pages of a newspaper style July/August 1968 issue of Karting World and I came across this ad. Looks to be the pipe in question. https://i.postimg.cc/bv8cspVs/Kendick-pipe-002.jpg https://i.po...
by REAR
Sun Jul 19, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jerry Solt
Replies: 1
Views: 211

Re: Jerry Solt

We lost another good one in just a one week period. Jerry Solt was cut from the use your head and your hands mold and he did things his way to find a faster, better, lighter way around a kart track in a era when karters were free to explore different ways to the chekered flag. Sadly the sport of Kar...
by REAR
Sat Jul 18, 2020 7:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Throttle cable build.
Replies: 0
Views: 202

Throttle cable build.

Alway looking for a bargain so while on a recent trip to the local Home Depot for some chain for a swinging chair I was rebuilding I came across bulk cable sold by the foot. What they have is 1/16" stainless cable sold by the foot for 32 cents per foot. Since I run both sprint and enduros with every...
by REAR
Thu Jul 16, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted to Buy
Topic: 1/2" wrist pin 101 rod
Replies: 3
Views: 250

Re: 1/2" wrist pin 101 rod

Jacob,

These guys have rods or check Ebay.

https://quantumraceparts.com/vintage-ka ... red&page=4

R.E.A.R.
by REAR
Tue Jul 14, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some very sad news
Replies: 0
Views: 277

Some very sad news

Just got word that Bert Power out of Missouri passed away last night. For those of you who didn't know Bert, he was one of the original guys who helped to get this hobby off the ground. Aside from collecting, restoring, and driving many Margay karts Bert was also the driving force behind getting the...
by REAR
Sun Jul 05, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Latest Restoration
Replies: 6
Views: 685

Re: My Latest Restoration

Scott,

Beautiful job. Thanks for saving another piece of Kartings history.

Looking forward to see her on the 23rd.

Bob
by REAR
Sat Jul 04, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: McCulloch Yellow
Replies: 9
Views: 645

Re: McCulloch Yellow

Is the rustoleum paint fuel and oil resistant ?

R.E.A.R.
by REAR
Sat Jul 04, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Forth of July
Replies: 0
Views: 381

Happy Forth of July

Hope everybody has a safe and happy Forth of July.

Remember, our independence is under attack every day and never forget what this great country was founded on.

R.E.A.R.