Based on a '65' Taco 99 bolt together minibike with the West Bend 820 series engine. This mini was built with thicker tubing(.093") instead of the thinner wall tubing.This is the same thickness as the forks. Has the one sided adjustable jackshaft,Mercury clutch(OEM for the 820 models,engages at...
Greetings and intro from Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin! My name is Bruce and am new to OldMiniBikes. I've liked mini bikes since childhood but I'm just starting out at owning one. I have a Wards Cat Duster that I'm fixing up. I would like to get an idea what to pay for a used engine. There is a tiller down the...
I see that Harbor freight has the 212 cc engine (calif. As well) back down to the 129.00 sale price.
Grab the 20% off coupon and we are back to the 6.5 blue clone prices.
I'm Sure we will see a 89.00 sale price soon. And it's black!!
Sears is selling them as a "clearance item" price right now at $ 167.97, which is about as low as I've seen.:thumbsup: Granted, these are the "new" style DB's which are not as desirable as the "old style" for modifications and engine swaps, however, some of our members have done a very nice job...
I got the internet flyer for $75. I thought it was good deal but our local store was out. I asked my daughter to check her local Habour Freight at CSU. The clerk was showing off a little an sold it to her for $40.00.
She was even with her boyfriend. Bet I couldn't have got that deal.
Yet another thread about the HF 6.5, but why not when it can save you some money.
HF has there 6.5 clone engine on clearance for $74.97 6.5 HP Gas Engine - Horizontal Shaft, OHV, use the 20% off coupon and it's $59.98 plus tax, here's the coupon Coupon Display
BTW, just in case you're...
I am looking at building my first project bike, and right now I am looking at a Rupp Scrambler. I don't know the year, but I would like to know the general price. Any help would be much appreciated.
Oh yeah, the bike is missing the fenders, and is minus the motor, but otherwise is all...
Wat is ur opinion on the best motor ur money has to buy.
Availability: ( where n how easily can it be obtained )
Spec: ( cc, hp, shaft, 2-4 stroke etc )
Applications: ( bolt ons, lights, electic start )
Testomonies on how durable it is: ( like how people say toyotas run...