How much HP can a centrifugal clutch handle?
NORAM centrifugal clutches are designed to fit engines ranging from fractional horsepower up through 50 HP applications.
What size clutch do I need for my go kart?
What is this? Always ensure that the clutch sprocket and the rear sprocket require the same chain size. You’ll see that in most cases, go-kart clutches are compatible with a #35 chain or #40/41/420 chains. The #35 is smaller and also used in bicycles.
How much weight can a centrifugal clutch handle?
A centrifugal clutch is designed to be able to move a certain amount of weight. Once the weight limit is exceeded, then the life of the clutch will be shortened. A good rule of thumb is the kart and driver (and passenger when it is a two seat kart) should not exceed 400 pounds.
When would you use a centrifugal clutch?
Centrifugal clutches, which use centrifugal force to convey a movement correctly, are primarily applied to industrial machineries such as sweepers, mowers, chainsaws, generator sets, motor pumps, lawn mowers or fans. Moreover, they are also applied to refrigeration systems and mini-karts.
When should a centrifugal clutch be replaced?
When heat damage occurs, the clutch will never disengage and the machine will start taking off by itself as soon as you start the engine. You can see heat damage inside the clutch drum, the metal turns from black to a blue color. The clutch must be replaced if it has heat damage and won’t disengage.
Whats the difference in 10t and 12t clutch?
10t is like a lower gear. Better pulling power. 12t is a higher gear, faster top speed.
What is the difference between a 10 tooth and 12 tooth clutch?
The difference between a 10-tooth and 12-tooth clutch is that a 10-tooth clutch supports #40/41/420 chains, whereby a 12-tooth clutch supports a #35 chain. Additionally, the 12-tooth clutch also supports a lower gear ratio (5:1) compared to a clutch with a 10-tooth sprocket (6:1).
How much does a 16 HP Stream engine weigh?
Carroll Stream 16 HP Gas Engine With 1″ Shaft & Electric/Recoil Start Starting Type Electric Start and Recoil Pull Start Charging Coil 3 Amp Fuel Tank Capacity 1.72 Gal. Dry Engine Weight 73 lbs.
Why choose the Carroll Stream 16 hp replacement motor?
The Carroll Stream 16 HP replacement motor is versatile, powerful, and built to last. In business since 2005 and we guarantee that each engine is built to the highest quality. We have the best support team in the industry and can help you make sure you’re getting the right engine for your application.
What kind of engine is an 8-16 hp?
Our 8-16 horsepower engines feature 4-Stroke OHV single and twin cylinder engines with 4 bolt patterns, large fuel tanks and iron cast sleeves. Almost all of our 8-16 HP engines are built with splash oil systems, expect for our Kohler 9 HP Diesel Engine, which boasts a full pressure oil system.