This is my favorite page. Even though my projects are based on Arctic Cat, you can get ideas for the other brands as well, since all of them have good sleds out there. You are welcome to play with the ideas here. Here are several projects, which taken most of my time up, and some are a marginal, others are a great success, but with planning, thought, a little head banging, and self accomplishment. Rewarding too and direct benefit to myself and others might want to use my ideas towards their projects. Some of the pictures are available in larger versions by clicking on them.
Here are some of my projects:
1M Issues and cures
Check your wiring Especially on the 1M
Left handed throttle Project Includes dealers
Replacing A-Arm bushing, etc. (and ski bushings)
Rivets such as your tunnel fasteners are
Prep notes Coolant, priming gas and Tach calibration
Brake maintenance tips (on older sleds)
Gearing Chart for ratios
Chaincase Performance chart
Tuning your Sled's Jetting (for caburated sleds)
Sled Dolly by one of the guys on RSS
Trailer notes page
Jack and stand ideas A jack, too
Ramp project On a pickup
Older version The history on this ramp
Changing out your track Story from another source.
Clutch notes Replacing the weights (on some older sleds)
Stories with my past sleds and a trailer ideas
Way too close on the ridge............
Pure gas stations-listing (no ethanol)
A/C Service Bulletins Check their index for this......
If you cannot work with your local dealer, one excellent was found, on line who is RV Sports In Minnesota. They are great to work with on the phone. They get busy, so be patent, when calling. Also they do return phone calls !
or click below (I'm experimenting with clickable images) Say! wanna see how a 2 cycle engine works? Click on these links: (very large images, so you
should be on a high speed connection).
How about a nice sound to start the season out ?? Click here ! (mid-size engine)
Click here for the Rotax one.
Back to my main Sled Page
or click below (I'm experimenting with clickable images)
Say! wanna see how a 2 cycle engine works? Click on these links: (very large images, so you should be on a high speed connection).Click Here for the generic one.