ETS Support Parts – Pit Kart

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As a kid I always wanted a go kart, that never really happened and I went straight from motorcross to cars. So when the time came to build something to carry my wheels and tyres to the changer and set up a hot pit with my tools I thought what better time than to build a pit kart!

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It started with a heap of stainless offcuts my friend dropped over, some 1″ tube, two 30mm wide cuts of 50mm RHS and some left over rod ends from the Hilux.

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I cut the 25mm tube at 10 degrees on both ends to achieve some camber up front.

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I have some pretty nice alloy kart wheels on their way too.

ETS Pit Kart – Steering from Engineered To Slide on Vimeo.

Check out the video of the steering in operation.

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  1. Nice one dude. Are you using bearings or any kind of bushes on it?

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    • Im using wheel bearings that come with the go-kart wheels, thanks

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