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by Bob Schabel
Wed Apr 09, 2014 6:21 pm
Forum: 4-Cycle
Topic: Exhuast systems / valves For chonda
Replies: 11
Views: 7137

Re: Exhuast systems / valves For chonda

The Board of Directors discussed the subject. We decided to watch the performance of both pipes at the Spring 4 race and then make a decision.
by Bob Schabel
Thu Dec 05, 2013 5:36 pm
Forum: General Karting
Topic: DFW area karting history article in NTK Newsletter
Replies: 1
Views: 2715

Re: DFW area karting history article in NTK Newsletter

I believe it was put together by Sandy Shepard. He raced back in the day and so did his two daughters.
by Bob Schabel
Sun Nov 17, 2013 9:06 pm
Forum: Shifter Karts
Topic: battle shifter
Replies: 2
Views: 3562

Re: battle shifter

Not allowed in SKUSA stock shifters
by Bob Schabel
Wed Nov 13, 2013 8:58 pm
Forum: General Karting
Topic: Karting Class Information, New to the Sport
Replies: 3
Views: 3671

Re: Karting Class Information, New to the Sport

Sean, Sorry, I don't see any emails from you. You can call me at: 972-221-2567. bob
by Bob Schabel
Thu Nov 07, 2013 10:54 am
Forum: General Karting
Topic: Karting Class Information, New to the Sport
Replies: 3
Views: 3671

Re: Karting Class Information, New to the Sport

Sean, welcome to the sport. I would first suggest you come out to this weeks race at NTK and see what classes are popular. I would recommend either Chonda or the Senior Rotax classes to start in. The Senior 125 Rotax is a single speed. The Chonda class is the most popular, after Shifters. We do race...
by Bob Schabel
Sun Oct 20, 2013 11:07 pm
Forum: General Karting
Topic: Karting school for a 9 yr old
Replies: 4
Views: 4396

Re: Karting school for a 9 yr old

We have demo karts at the track for just this purpose. If you give me a call I would be glad to meet you at the track, show you around, explain the sport, and let him drive as much as he likes. You can reach me at: 972-221-2567, Bob
by Bob Schabel
Tue Sep 10, 2013 9:42 am
Forum: General Karting
Topic: Kart Stand Question
Replies: 2
Views: 2791

Re: Kart Stand Question

Yes, its primary purpose is to move it around, and yes, other drivers on a budget have built wooden dollies for their karts, an pulled it with a rope.
by Bob Schabel
Thu Aug 29, 2013 11:53 am
Forum: Shifter Karts
Topic: More 80cc newbie questions
Replies: 5
Views: 6911

Re: More 80cc newbie questions

if you are that fast its time to join us. You'll run in the back anyway as a rookie, so join us and work on getting rid of your "Rookie plate" bob
by Bob Schabel
Thu Aug 29, 2013 11:50 am
Forum: 4-Cycle
Topic: How fast does the Chonda class run
Replies: 5
Views: 4329

Re: How fast does the Chonda class run

I will be at the track on Saturday morning if you want to come up for a Demo ride and check it out. Regards, bob
by Bob Schabel
Thu Jun 13, 2013 4:02 pm
Forum: 4-Cycle
Topic: Newbie needs help!
Replies: 5
Views: 4082

Re: Newbie needs help!

Yes, we can do demo rides for both kids friday night, regards, bob
by Bob Schabel
Tue Jun 11, 2013 9:07 pm
Forum: 4-Cycle
Topic: Newbie needs help!
Replies: 5
Views: 4082

Re: Newbie needs help!

bring the kart to the track Friday night and we can work on fixing the brakes.
by Bob Schabel
Sat Feb 09, 2013 8:09 pm
Forum: Kid Kart
Topic: 2013 rules question
Replies: 2
Views: 3257

Re: 2013 rules question

There is one Kid Kart class, with 2 weights allowed. the heavier weight allows a different Comet clutch Part # TBD and parts #TBD with modified muffler Part Number ##TDB and Weight: 175 lbs. minimum. This has been requested to allow the heavier kids to be competitive.
by Bob Schabel
Mon Jan 28, 2013 1:42 pm
Forum: Shifter Karts
Topic: 80cc Shifter Questions
Replies: 3
Views: 3974

Re: 80cc Shifter Questions

The engines are bike engine. We remove the kick starter and mechanism. We also tap the jug for a pulse line to run our vacuum fuel pumps, as there is no longer a gravity fed fuel tank. Look at http://www.SharkShifter.com" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; or http://www.fastech-racing.com...
by Bob Schabel
Mon Jul 23, 2012 4:44 pm
Forum: General Karting
Topic: Brake Bleeding Suggestions?
Replies: 3
Views: 3552

Re: Brake Bleeding Suggestions?

I have seen bleeder made out of plastic 16 oz water bottles with a air nozzle on the cap used to force brake fluid through the system that works pretty good and its cheap. see me at the track and I'll show you, or see Jim Loomis who taught me.
by Bob Schabel
Sun Jul 22, 2012 8:49 pm
Forum: General Karting
Topic: How do I mount a seat?
Replies: 5
Views: 5085

Re: How do I mount a seat?

Aaron, we have been know to bend the seat struts with large breaker bars or 6 foot iron bars.