Hey Doc, thank you...but..
ANSWER: The stock DB30 97cc 2.8hp 16mm clutch retaining bolt is an M8 x (about) 30mm.
I took the first M8 bolt, lock washer and washer from my trusty $5 bolt/nut kit from Princess Auto (our Northern Tool). Voila.
I'm trying to find out the size of the bolt to keep the stock clutch on the shaft of a stock 2.8hp 97cc Doodlebug. My lad lost his in the grass when his dad didn't threadlock it in place. ;)
Is it a 5/16"-24 x 3/4" bolt plus the washer and lock washer as OldMiniBikes suggests...
lol, I'm 230 or so and the doodle+jackshaft make up for a lot. Try this thread for a bunch of tire suggestions plus how to get around the caliper clearance (grinder):
DB30 Tire thread
The old ones when smooth can hold a pavement corner pretty good. :D
Short Answer: A 15x6x6 will fit and give a bit extra clearance. Some people say that the caliper will rub but the...
hi there bigrob;
just noticed that you were here in NS. I'm in Lower Sackville myself. You're into some cool stuff also. Ever do FPV? Flying an RC plane through a screen and live video link. Big ups. :)
:grind: ok, another contender. Nova Scotia is a combo of bedrock, bush scrub and greasy slimy sedimentary mud. This looks right with the big clearing lugs. Rough for road work though.
15 x 5 x 6 X-Trac Snowblower Tire Part #: 8-12765-H2 $39.99
8-12765-H2 - 15 x 5 x 6 X-Trac Snowblower...
ok, I received and installed my JackShaft kit. The quality surprised me and it went on in 10 minutes flat. Adjusting the chains another 5.
I now have a bike that can carry my 220lb carcass around some pretty impressive rocks, dirt, logging trails, etc etc etc etc.. Wow! Worth every penny...
Insanity everywhere. :) Around here the average DB30 goes for 200-300 busck each. They hold value since there isn't usually many around. I found mine because a Military Police officer suggested this particular bike be sold asap. :)