[Kartbuilding] Wooden kart
stephen at sburke.eu
Thu Sep 16 00:53:51 IST 2010
Thanks for the update.
I'm glad to hear you got the clutch working with the 3rd pulley wheel.
Having the 3rd pulley wheel to tension the clutch makes for much smoother
taking off and stopping of the kart. If it wasn't too much bother, it
would be great if you could send on an image of the clutch setup. It is a
common question I get asked. Before you had the 3rd pulley wheel/clutch
how did you start the kart? Push start it? Pull start the engine cord
while giving the kart a push? That is another advantage of having the
clutch as it makes starting the engine easier.
Thanks for all the real-life info and images on your experiences making
this wooden kart.
On Tue, 14 Sep 2010, Marv wrote:
> Thanks for your email the pulley wheel on the axel is off a motorcar it works ok as for your question about the engine being electronic ignition.no its a pull cord it just says that on the cover/the cover is off something else.ive also managed to make a clutch out of the third pulley wheel by drilling a hole and connecting a wire cord and a lever.once again thankyou for my kart.
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