Home Forums General Karting Discussion Help!! Who manufactured this Paul Tracy Kart??

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    • #62453
      Lou Pirro
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      Just purchased this kart,and was told it was PTK. Problem is now I need parts  and am told PTK  didn’t manufacture kart. I need to find out who did. I have included photos . There is also a photo of the wheels the kart came with ,can anyone help with a brand? Thanks in advance, it sucks being new at something.If it helps kart came with a KT 100.

      What kart is this?

    • #62457
      FREDDY SANDOVAL
      Participant

      CRG manufactured Paul Tracy Kart

      But that thing looks like anything from SKM would fit

      What parts are you looking for? Many older karts parts are interchangeable.

      FastFreddy.

    • #62500
      Rob Howden
      Keymaster

      I believe that Mike Wilson also built the karts at one time. I would suggest contacting Tim Pappas for more information.

      Rob Howden - eKartingNews.com Publisher / Editor - @RobHowden

    • #62508
      Rob Kozakowski
      Participant

      Early PTK’s may have been the Zartarian-designed “Tracker” chassis (later KRT), built by MW, then PTK went to CRG, then OTK, if I’m not mistaken.  This looks like an older one.

    • #62539
      Lou Pirro
      Participant

      Thank you all for your responses.

      Freddy, I’m not sure what SKM stands for? I am specifically looking for a caliper repair kit or caliper and a front wheel to match the one I have in the picture in the post.

      Rob, I’ve sent a PM to Tim asking for his opinion .

       

      Rob K, I will do a search for Tracker and see what comes up.

      Again ,thanks all.

    • #62543
      Brian Mead
      Participant

      Lou – Have you posted on the want to buy section in the forums? Everybody has stuff to move, if you were to put a wtb with some photos you might turn something up.

    • #62547
      FREDDY SANDOVAL
      Participant

      Lou

      SKM was a line of karts, chassis, and many components back in the early year 2000’s, that are still available out there.

      They were kind of like the Righetti Ridolfi line of chassis parts

      Although the more I look at your pictures, it looks more and more like a KRT chassis.

      Honestly for that era anything would fit

      Just remove the caliper pistons and seals, fins out what size they are, and place an order on any of these vendors below. Please note that if the caliper cylinders are too badly pitted you may have to replace the whole thing, but if they’re ok, then a re seal job will do, don’t forget to do the master cylinder also, as those parts do fail about the same time. Hope that helps. FastFreddy

      http://www.fastech-racing.com/brake-seals/

      http://www.accelerationkarting.com/brakeseals.aspx

    • #62553
      Rob Kozakowski
      Participant
    • #62746
      Michael Valiante
      Participant

      Hi Lou,

      We believe the are SKM calipers and seals.  You can see the list of the calipers here  http://www.italianmotorsusa.com/collections/calipers-1 We also have the seal kits if you need them.

      Thx,

      Michael

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