Australian Karting Forum

  • Male
  • Melbourne, Victoria
  • Australia

Trent's Friends

  • David Lawrance
  • Nathan Taylor

Trent's Groups

Trent's Discussions

Our first KA meeting has made us not want to do any more
12 Replies

Well,We had our first KA meeting on the weekend at Morwell. This is our first year of racing and we have only been running club days until today.Never have I been so belittled, abused, frowned upon,…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Benno Aug 9, 2017.

What's happened to Karting
93 Replies

what's going on with karting?I've just purchased the whole kit to get my 7 year old son into it.When I was younger there were full fields at club days. Rookies would have at least 15-20 entries.Now…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Andy Venables Mar 26, 2017.

Cadet Gearing- Victorian tracks
2 Replies

Hi All,I am wanting to know what gearing for a Vortex MiniRok forOakleighTodd Road,GeelongPuckaIf anyone runs a cadet 9 and is happy to share some ratios, it is much appreciated.I don't have many…Continue

Tags: Cadet, Rok, Mini, Gearing

Started this discussion. Last reply by Trent Aug 18, 2016.

WTB XS Leatt neck brace

I am wanting to buy a Leatt neck brace for my 6 year old sonXSIf anyone has one for sale, please PM meContinue

Tags: Brace, Neck, Leatt

Started Mar 21, 2016


Trent's Page

Latest Activity

Trent replied to Mitchell Steggall's discussion How do you get your racing number?
"Hi David,  Look up on Speedhive the results from the class that you want to race in, that way you can see what numbers are already being used https://speedhive.mylaps.com/ ;"
Jan 21
Trent replied to David Gibcus's discussion Mini Rok - Start / Stop buttons HELP NEEDED
"You can't modify the wiring loom, I think you will find scrutineers picking on you. The buttons are over priced, you can buy them from RS online and solder them on yourself. I did hear of someone replacing the heat shrink on the button once and…"
Sep 26, 2018
Trent replied to David wiltshire's discussion X30 up grades
"David I purchased the upgrades, can't tell the difference. My engine builder put them on his dyno and said that there is no difference"
May 13, 2018
Trent replied to Neville Scullion's discussion Is this forum become barren?
"All on Facebook Neville, this place is too hot with the fuzz"
May 3, 2018
Trent replied to ben marshall's discussion Do DFMs have a narrow working psi window
"Cold pressure Ben"
May 2, 2018
Trent replied to ben marshall's discussion Do DFMs have a narrow working psi window
"Hi Ben, because of the shape of DFM's, I usually find that 12-14psi works for my kart. Mostly 12 psi. Once they start to slide in the rear, they just get hotter and slide more. You will also see that not all of the tread is making contact with…"
May 1, 2018
Trent replied to Cam's discussion Gearing for Oakleigh
"I'm running an 83t in medium, so anywhere around 81t should be ok"
Apr 27, 2018
Trent replied to Jamie hall's discussion Tonykart or Arrow
"Arrow X5 would be my choice, Australian Made, cheaper parts, local manufacturer if you damage your chassis. Any they seem to be winning a lot with fewer chassis out there."
Apr 23, 2018
Trent replied to Brad Neilson's discussion Oakleigh Club Day TAG Restricted
"Haydn some heavier guys were running 83 on the weekend"
Feb 26, 2018
Trent replied to Nikola schmidt's discussion Arrow Brake Issue (sticking pads)
"Hi Nikola, I'd recommend getting a brake rebuild kit (new orings, seals and return springs), see how you go with that. James at MKC should be able to help"
Feb 26, 2018
Trent replied to PAUL VANDERMEER's discussion ARROW X3 PAINT
"Hi Paul, Arrow karts have a base coat silver followed by blue, there is no clear. DPE do have paint matched but it's not perfect. You could try an arrow dealer or give DPE a call 03 8558 4000"
Feb 14, 2018
Trent replied to ian watson's discussion Karting Australia Board
"Good on ya Neville, I can tell you as someone who races, I appreciate guys like you. You might not hear it everyday but people are well aware that race meetings wouldn't run without the selfless committed volunteers that make the wheels go…"
Dec 22, 2017
Trent replied to David Gibcus's discussion WTB - Mini Rok
"Aaron Rintoul at Kerbrider has one. Built by A1 Engines"
Dec 21, 2017
Trent replied to James's discussion New Cadet 9 rules for 2018
"Well aren't we lucky that's just your one sided opinion Wolfram. Although what's is based on? How many kids injured themselves driving on slicks? Where is your logic, aren't kids driving faster on wets, do you think wets mean…"
Dec 15, 2017
Trent replied to James's discussion New Cadet 9 rules for 2018
"I have also been told DPE are making a specific axle 4mm thick within specifications"
Dec 8, 2017
Trent replied to James's discussion New Cadet 9 rules for 2018
"getting rid of wets would have been good. I saw about 10 cadet 9's that stuffed a set of wets on the weekend at Swan Hill because the track dried out. I didn't have wets when I was a kid karting and we survived. It would have been good to…"
Dec 6, 2017

Profile Information

My involvement in karting:
Pit Crew
My race number:
The class(es) I race:
TAG, X30

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Kartbook to add comments!

Join Kartbook

  • No comments yet!


  • Add Photos
  • View All

© 2019   Created by Col Fink.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service