[Kartbuilding] your mail - chassis and gear change

Stephen Burke sburke at burkesys.com
Mon Jun 25 09:28:38 IST 2007

Yes - I did make the frame myself. This page outlines making the frame:

As for the stick change (gear lever), it is possible to weld a steel bar 
with a knob on the end of it, directly to the gear change shaft coming 
from the engine. This is the easiest method. When you get the engine, you 
will see the foot change lever. Simply weld a longer piece of steel bar to 
this foot change lever, and you can use your hand to operate the gears.

A more complicated way is to setup a gear change linkage. This page 
outlines the details:

Best of Luck,

On Tue, 19 Jun 2007, Hoang Nguyen wrote:
> so did you buit your frame? can you tell me how to change it to stick "manual drive" becuase im thking to buy a 110cc pocket bike and it manual. but how do i change it to different gear in the go cart but in pocket bike engine you have to manual change gear by foot so can  you tell me how to convert it wehre i can have the shift stick, change by stick? because im thinking put it in a go cart
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