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Ace Rossi
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Prepared the kart for my first time there and came down the week of with un upper respiratory infection. Doc induced meds didn’t clear it up in time of practice and grinding so I opted to have a friend run my kart not without issues of course.

First time out, I think the starter nut came off. No loctite!

Second time out, I think, rear gear broke from studs backing out of clutch.

Third time out, belt stripped!

Race! Ran the whole race and finished. Weighed and knowing we would be light (because my friend needs to eat more like do) were 8 pounds under weight.

But… learned a ton and will return next year god willing!

Prepping for Roebling now with a different motor/carb/clutch package. ;)