Go Kart Building
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SAT 28 April 9am - 4pm
SUN 29 April 9am - 4pm
Build a dream machine using found, scavenged and recycled materials. Over two days you will learn how to use tools, the mechanics of steering and the steps involved in designing and creating your own Go Kart. After you've designed, made and tested your Kart, the course will culminate in an great race held on the final day of the Artisan Camp (29th).
Go Karts are built in teams or families. The ticket price of $480 is per family and includes up to 2 adults and 2 youths. Youths must be over seven years of age to participate and all attendees are encouraged to use tools. Please bring water bottles and sun protection as well as any personal protective gear that you may have.
For adults and Children (ages 7+).
Outline Safety and Site Induction
Material Scavenge Design Workshop
Construction of Stage 1 - frame assembly
Construction of Stage two – Wheel assembly and axle mount
Construction of Stage 3 - Steering assembly (continuation of stage two if needed)
Construction of Stage 4 – decoration
Final touches & The Race!
In the evening - Artisan Camp Final Dinner
All materials are included in the workshop price. Learn more about workshop host Aaron Barton.