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Start to a busy weekend

Terry and Catrina are expecting girl #3 in August so a small group of us got together and threw Terry a man-shower. After a round of racing at Gokart Racer and lunch at BJ’s, we ended up at Ching-An’s place … Continue reading

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*Sniff* selling the go kart

Well, it’s happened. I have Alissa, Eric has Aidan, and Dennis has… well, Dennis has a very active bachelor social life. So we’ve decided to sell the kart. Here’s the craigslist listing if you’re interested: http://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/rvs/468399970.html

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Karting, April Fool’s style

So we finally got Jeff and Andy out karting today!  It was a beautiful day, the track was nice and sticky, and the kart was working great after Jeff and I replaced the sprocket, chain, drive gear, and associated hardware.  The starter … Continue reading

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Trailer now official

I got the trailer registered last week so it’s legal now.  For those who don’t know, I bought a trailer from harbor freight primarily for the kart.  It’s amazing what you can get from China for $230.  True, it’s not … Continue reading

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Faster, faster!!!

So Eric, Dennis, and I finally got together for a karting day.  We went on an “expert/amateur” day which means that you need to be fast enough and show enough control to make sure you don’t get in anyone’s way.  … Continue reading

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Karting with Craig

Eric’s friend (and all-things-with-four-wheels extraordinaire), Craig, was home for the weekend and brought his Horstman sprint kart with him. Lucky for us, he also was able to squeeze our kart, our gear, and ourselves into his friend’s extra-cab Tacoma for … Continue reading

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