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by jeck
Wed Mar 18, 2015 9:22 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Pj Oakley lambretta
Replies: 10
Views: 3934

Re: Pj Oakley lambretta

Went to pick up my lawnmower today and spoke to Paul again about the old days racing and tuning and was well chuffed that due to my original post Ron Moss had got in touch with him after 40 odd years . Can the two guys that PM me before about getting in contact with Paul regarding PJ Oakley dealer s...
by jeck
Wed Mar 11, 2015 8:38 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Targa & TS1 sunday run
Replies: 5
Views: 1777

Re: Targa & TS1 sunday run

Alright toddy , took it easy as running in and snaking at rear when I did it open up . Changed rear shock and checked true pressure but still doing it . Need to get it fixed before scarbourgh .

Did I hear right that you sold the canary ?

Jeck
by jeck
Tue Mar 10, 2015 10:01 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Targa & TS1 sunday run
Replies: 5
Views: 1777

Targa & TS1 sunday run

Went a wee run with my mate Breky on his newly built Targa S1 , Sprayed by petes panel and paint (top notch job ) then went round to another mate Haggis to see his new purchase SS180 https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7588/16149527263_88df8035c5.jpg https://flic.kr/p/qB5xPe by john mcshane , on Flickr h...
by jeck
Thu Nov 06, 2014 7:44 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Temporary insurance to register import
Replies: 32
Views: 5241

Re: Temporary insurance to register import

I insured my li s3 on the frame no today with Lexham and had no problems at all , insured for the full year and the guy said contact them as soon as i have the reg plate and they will add it to the policy .
All they asked was same as a normal policy three photos and if its garaged ect .

Jeck
by jeck
Mon Nov 03, 2014 9:38 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Pj Oakley lambretta
Replies: 10
Views: 3934

Pj Oakley lambretta

Took my lawnmower for a winter service today (gatehouse south west scotland) and got chatting to the owner Paul chambers . Turns out he used to be a mechanic and racer at lambretta dealer pj Oakley back in the mid to late sixties . He was telling me about when they hired silverstone race track to ra...
by jeck
Sun Nov 02, 2014 6:50 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Neither here nor There
Replies: 34
Views: 8652

Re: Neither here nor There

Finished at last Just waiting on nova and if dvla want an inspection (rob skipsey is doing all the paperwork for nova) Still a few wee bits to add before next year :anti-dive ,sip speedo,sebring rack and a 2 stroke oiltank for glovebox . Jeck https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7576/15506927227_86b21ff12...
by jeck
Sun Nov 03, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Neither here nor There
Replies: 34
Views: 8652

Re: Neither here nor There

Been very busy at work of late so didnt get it ready for brid . still a lot to do but thought i would get some photos done today then the heavens opened http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2835/10649232213_2b9bd9b6d6.jpg Untitled by john mcshane , on Flickr http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2866/10649004715_0...
by jeck
Fri Aug 09, 2013 2:38 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Neither here nor There
Replies: 34
Views: 8652

Re: Neither here nor There

Managed to to get forks built and into the frame dry to check fit http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2830/9472887922_5d00fbc613.jpg 921 by john mcshane , on Flickr http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3710/9472894310_2699d70bce.jpg 919 by john mcshane , on Flickr http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3685/9472897570_83...
by jeck
Fri Jul 26, 2013 9:30 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Neither here nor There
Replies: 34
Views: 8652

Re: Neither here nor There

After getting my sip rims , I thought I would fit the tyres myself , so i ordered two tyre levers which cost a tenner then onto YouTube to see how easy it's done . Well the we guy in Thailand who does it in 45 secs with levers must be doing it all day ever day because after 45 mins and some cursing ...
by jeck
Tue Jul 23, 2013 7:36 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Neither here nor There
Replies: 34
Views: 8652

Re: Neither here nor There

Thanks for the comments lads

Jeck.