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by Fux
Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Importance of Leak Testing
Replies: 5
Views: 571

Re: Importance of Leak Testing

The last 6 engines I have built all had leaks. Maghouse, exhaust manifold through a weld, base gasket and head. Its easy to say it worked out fine before we started testing them but I reccon 90% of the problems I had in the past like holed pistons and kits that were realy hard to jet were air leak i...
by Fux
Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Nice day for it
Replies: 0
Views: 105

Nice day for it

I went for a ride with my son in his 16th birthday this weekend.

Lovely day for it, although 4c is a little chilly here in Norway still..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-2IHs4QHC8s
by Fux
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: SIP Speedo set up.
Replies: 7
Views: 424

Re: SIP Speedo set up.

I have one of those but the speedo drive on the scoot rs disk is feked, so thats why I bought the sensor type .. haha
by Fux
Thu Mar 28, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: SIP Speedo set up.
Replies: 7
Views: 424

Re: SIP Speedo set up.

I have set it at 1 puls but still shows a lot slower that it should. Maybe my senser is picking up studs too as I have it pointing at my disk (lammy) If its triggering on the screws it should realy read 5 times per revolution though. I`ll have a play again this weekend and can take off the magnet an...
by Fux
Sun Mar 24, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: SIP Speedo set up.
Replies: 7
Views: 424

SIP Speedo set up.

New build just done and I have set up the speedo with the correct wheel diameter. The speedo shows under half the speed. Its using an external sensor with a magnet epoxied to the front wheel and I think the speed difference may have something to do with speedo drive ratio on the speedo. Does anyone ...
by Fux
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: 1969 Li150 series 2
Replies: 5
Views: 440

Re: 1969 Li150 series 2

Yes, He is over the moon!
As soon as the salt and gravel is off the road we will be running it in, normaly end of March over here.
by Fux
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: 1969 Li150 series 2
Replies: 5
Views: 440

Re: 1969 Li150 series 2

Its obiously a 1959 S1.... saw it too late to edit the title :geek:
by Fux
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: 1969 Li150 series 2
Replies: 5
Views: 440

1969 Li150 series 2

Its been a while since ive built a scooter. When my 15 year old son showed intrest in riding with me to the rallies with me this year, I couldnt hold myself back. He has ridden loads last year on his KTM Duke 125 and gets his 125 license in May. The bike was registerd as a 125 in 1971 and I built it...
by Fux
Wed Jan 02, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: bgm 225
Replies: 6
Views: 771

Re: bgm 225

Ok, Iv`e bought a couple of smaller pilot jets and I`ll have a fiddle.

thanks
by Fux
Tue Jan 01, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: bgm 225
Replies: 6
Views: 771

Re: bgm 225

Yes, its a series 1. I have orderd the longer s3 kick lever that fits on S1, which should help a little.