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If Your Username Was Chan...
by Dan Reed
08-21-2017, 06:18 PM

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Old Vintage Karts Forum Backup Copy   This is the link to the old vintage karts forum. We made a static copy of it about 9 months before it Crashed for good. We've given a copy to Kevin to redo the forum but that didn't work out. So Now We're hosting and posting the copy Brian made for the information in it. Sadly there's no way to make it searchable right now. as time passes we'll repost the info in the live forum so all the great posts from our members is searchable again.
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General  This section is for all your vintage karting questions. Post here in the appropriate section if you need advise,have something for sale or whatever. explore the other section below here for great past posts organized into more specific sections for your convenience.
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General (6 users browsing)
This section is for general vintage kart questions.Any thing you can think of what wheels do i use,how to tune rebuild or restore and engine,tips for finding a nice kart.
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do I have a mac 5 motor?
by Terry Sullivan
49 minutes ago
For Sale/Wanted (1 user browsing)
This is where members post things they no longer need bought too many of or are just reslling to fund a project. As a member you agree to keep your sales honest and accurate. Buyer should beware and ask questions first. Any complete karts offered here will include shipping. no where is as is sales allowed except with admin permission
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spring clearance sale
by David Luciani
2 hours ago
Vintage Karting Parts Supply Dealers and Stores : new , used and repops (1 user browsing)
Put up any link that helps people find what the need in parts. Guys re-popping stuff feel free to post your website here. no for sale ads we have a section for that
Sub Forums: HADDOCK, LTD., INC., Vintage Speed Tires, and 3 more.
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Burnishing pictures
by sam bennett
08-23-2017, 09:18 AM
Vintage Karting Website and Facebook Links
This is a page of links to all the Vintage Karts Websites and F.B. links we know about. if yours isn't listed or you know one missed add a post with the info and it'll be added.
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Karting Facebook Pages, Vintage Karting Association, and 2 more.
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Vintage Kart Websites
by David Luciani
03-25-2017, 10:27 PM

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This Years VINTAGE KART Track Events,Rallys and Shows Rules and flyers
This section is for posting any VINTAGE Kart race ,show, or event where vintage karts are going to be or allowed. local Tracks and Clubs are Welcome to post here. please include every detail you can think of local Rules,accommodations,and dates
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Vintage Kart Equipment Rules and Events Discussion,
Past Vintage events Threads
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Thread Closed?
by Al Post 97
09-23-2017, 09:10 PM

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Past Thread Resource Archive  This section has any and all past threads that provide good advise on how to do just about anything on your vintage karts or parts. inside is past engine threads , carburator tips, clutch advise, restoration how to's
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Restoration Advise Section Basics to Complex
this section is for advise on anything from motor rebuilds / Brake service / Frame Repair / chrome prep / parts polishing / painting how to's or any other bit of restoration work you might want to post a how to on
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General Engines Advise Archive rebuild , info and id section.,
General Carberator advise Archive rebuild info and id section., and 3 more.
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dang Mc Culloch won't sta...
by Frank Davis
9 hours ago
Member Projects and Collections
This section is for members to post how to's , projects in assemble or just what you've collected over the years
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Member Collections
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ORIGINAL LATE-'61 GO KART...
by Randy Dacus
08-07-2017, 04:31 AM

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What Is It?
this section is for Identification of unknown karts.
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early go kart history,
Historic Karts 1956-1963, and 4 more.
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No Serial Number Need Hel...
by David Luciani
09-21-2017, 11:01 PM
Go kart id by brands Pix and history and Country
This forum has sub-forums for the kart companies where we have pix. in here the various brands are listed in alphabetical order .with pictures ,the history and threads on each kart. Mculloch,Fox,Rupp, Go Kart, Margay Techno, Simplex ect ect
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Italian Vintage Karts,
Karts and Kart Engines of Brazil, and 19 more.
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by Jim Waltz
08-26-2017, 03:15 PM

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Karting history  Here is a place where we'd like to record a living history of karting
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Member reminiscences about karting early years
This section is for every member of vintage karting.we felt this section should be added while we still have access to the people who literally created racing karts. In here you'll find a living history of guys who were "there when it started" all the way though to stuff from yesterday. we encourage each member to put as much history of their karting careers as they would care to share.
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Vintage Kart live Reunion/events as remembered How/to's and history
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What goes around comes ar...
by Randy Dacus
08-23-2017, 09:57 PM

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Videos and Picture Section  Load all random video like engines running ,360 views of Go Karts , barn finds when they happen ect ect. Also any pictures of go kart would be great. please ad what type of kart if you know.
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This years videos and track picture links
Heres where pix and video from this seasons "demonstration" races can be found.
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Event Pictures,
vintage video/movie section, and 1 more.
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Quincy Dual Rear Engine R...
by Shawn Welte
08-30-2017, 07:31 AM

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World Wide Vintage Kart Build Off  A Place To Post Submissions to the World Wide Vintage Kart Build Off
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Rules for 2016 world wide vintage kart build off
In here are the rules. since this is a new event check back here now and then to see any updates or changes
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Vintage Kart Build Off 20...
by David Luciani
09-11-2017, 10:10 AM
Member Entries (1 user browsing)
This page is for member entries. Each Member entering a kart needs to start their own thread. title it my entry, your name and the kart manufacturer and class you are competing in. We will be accepting entries starting Jan 20th through March 7th. That way nobody can say they didn't have enough time to get started!!! Each month we'll need more pix either of the work done or the events the kart went to as an operational restoration.
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my entry rick violet rupp...
by rick violet
06-11-2017, 07:34 AM

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Kustom Karts Fun Karts and yard karts  This section is for vintage karters whjo restore or hot rod play karts and fun karts. pretty much anything goes as long as it's a go kart.
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Kustom karts Home of the MAD KARTIST
This section is for the creative outlaws we have.in here you can post custom kart builds. please refrain from destroying historic/vintage racing karts here. play karts are plentiful and more appropriate for customization.
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Welcome
by Kelly wood
09-06-2016, 01:45 PM
Yard kart rerstorations
This section is for the fans of yard karts. literally millions were made but few survived intact. post your finds projects and restorations here. if unsure of what you have post in the what is it section the guys on the forum will do their best to i.d. the karts
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Orange Krate Sears Yard C...
by Randy Dacus
02-18-2017, 02:22 PM



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