[Kartbuilding] Fwd: building a go kart

Stephen Burke kartbuilding at gmail.com
Mon Oct 9 11:11:22 IST 2006

thanks for that i will keep looking around your website and hopefully will
make a kart in the new future

>Hi James,
>I dont have a simple list of instructions to build a kart. All the
>plans and info, including steps are on my website.
>All I can say is the following:
>1. Build a chassis
>2. Mount the rear axle and rear wheels
>3. Mount the front wheels on stub axles so they can turn.
>4. Make the track rods which join the two front wheels
>4. Install the steering column, and drop arm which connects up to the
>track rods.
>5. The kart should be a simple push kart at this stage.
>6. install the rear brake
>7. install the pedals and connect up the brake.
>8. Depending on whether you have an engine or not, its a case of
>installing the engine now to finish the kart.
>Best of Luck
>On Mon, 31 Jan 2005 20:23:26 +1000,
> > how are you doing?
> > my name is james and me and my dad want to make a go kart. we would by
> > it for mostly offroad use but we want it to go reasonably fast. i was
> > wondering if you could give me a detailed explanation of how to make the
> > well pretty much the whole thing.  that would be really appreiciated.
> > alot
> > james.
> >
> >

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