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Here's what I want to do:

Take a Rubicon and:

Toss a 650 Rincon motor in it

It would be the ultimate sleeper...and it would still look in 500cc class too..

Now, any ideas on the how to get the 650 setup going in it?
 

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it cant be that hard...the trick would be, if you could utililize the Rubicons trans, and gears and stuff, then you got big bore power, and some mega low end. I bet it would be to hard to fit it all int he Rubicon frame.
 

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That would be like a pinto with a big block in it I wonder if you could take the jug and complete top end form a rincon and adapt it to the rubicon low end. That way from the tranny for the rubicon would remain. But I don't know if the two halfs would mate.
 

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I would think that you would have to use the crank from the rincon so that you have to appropriate stroke, you probably have to do some special machining for it to hook up to the tranny.
 

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what about mating the rubicon or foreman for that matter to the rincon motor.
 

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You may want to check HL for the answer to that...I know someone was going to attempt it a while back...They said that they would have to bore the case out to make the crank and jug work...Seemed like it might work to me..just take some time and money...I also think I heard that honda didn't use the 5 speed auto because it couldn't handle the power of the big bore...Just stuff I have heard.
 

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Like said before, I would be worried of the Rubicon trans holding the power. I think you would be better off integrating a Foreman trans.
 

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now, that i'd love.

bolt a rincon motor and tranny to a rubi rear end...mod a few engine tranny mounts...and off you go...ultimate sleeper...

Can anyone confirm that this can be done before I go buy a rincon and wreck it?
 
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