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by GTFOMWSC
Sun Oct 06, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Motorcycle options ??
Replies: 18
Views: 602

Re: Motorcycle options ??

Starting a new job soon which means I`ll have to commute about 15/20 mins away down a motorway and fast A roads for shift work ....and in all weathers which doesnt bother me .....I`ve got 3 lammys ( 2 on the road and one nearly there )....Pretty much been a lifelong scooterist and all that ....only...
by GTFOMWSC
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: What Speed From What Kit? (ballpark)
Replies: 10
Views: 856

Re: What Speed From What Kit? (ballpark)

Monza 230 70mph cruising had id at just over 80 a few times.Super Monza 230 built on misano case and crank cruises 75mph taken it to 86 there's more but i back it down as i don't want to push it home.
by GTFOMWSC
Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Teesside 6 endurance event
Replies: 6
Views: 785

Re: Teesside 6 endurance event

That’s the accident we saw. Put the fear in us. Best get well wishes to Shaun. Hopefully the track will be kinder to us next year. he's out for 6 weeks means won't be doing Cadwell at the end of the month,i already have plans for a different engine,different front end and a couple of other changes ...
by GTFOMWSC
Wed Sep 04, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Mod 1 and 2 On Scooter
Replies: 12
Views: 1187

Re: Mod 1 and 2 On Scooter

IIRC you go through the speed trap twice, once for the emergency stop and once for the hazard avoidance. You need to do a minimum speed of 50kph, which isn't much but you only get a short run to get up to that speed which a standard 125 may struggle with. Fail to reach that speed and you fail the t...
by GTFOMWSC
Wed Sep 04, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Teesside 6 endurance event
Replies: 6
Views: 785

Re: Teesside 6 endurance event

Bad luck having the off. Did he come off on the 90 degree bend down the back of the track after the short straight and before the uphill chicane? If so we seen it from the pit lane wall. That was a bad off. It silenced us and we were worried for the rider. Hope he’s ok. We were only getting started...
by GTFOMWSC
Wed Sep 04, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Mod 1 and 2 On Scooter
Replies: 12
Views: 1187

Re: Mod 1 and 2 On Scooter

as said above the only real issue with taking it on the 125 is the speed trap it will struggle to get there and would be a fail if it didn't get up to the speed.As suggested use a rider school bike have a few lessons with it to get used to it there 125's should do the speed trap or a bigger one of ...
by GTFOMWSC
Wed Sep 04, 2019 6:58 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Mod 1 and 2 On Scooter
Replies: 12
Views: 1187

Re: Mod 1 and 2 On Scooter

as said above the only real issue with taking it on the 125 is the speed trap it will struggle to get there and would be a fail if it didn't get up to the speed.As suggested use a rider school bike have a few lessons with it to get used to it there 125's should do the speed trap or a bigger one of t...
by GTFOMWSC
Wed Sep 04, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Teesside 6 endurance event
Replies: 6
Views: 785

Re: Teesside 6 endurance event

yes mate was one of the teams but one of my riders(Shaun)had an off on the saturday practice so we were the DNS team 240 was watching with envy as the rest of you went round.Will definately be doing it again next time was far better than a scooter rally more fun and as with the BSSO stuff a great bu...
by GTFOMWSC
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:56 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: GP Clutch issue
Replies: 4
Views: 367

Re: GP Clutch issue

meant spider!
by GTFOMWSC
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:55 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: GP Clutch issue
Replies: 4
Views: 367

Re: GP Clutch issue

might be a slightly bent clutch basket,before i started using cassette clutches i had it happen a few times when i re=assembled it kept getting the slip/drag issue with no middle ground. Couldn't see it each time when i re-assembled but it resolved it when i fitted a new one,worth a try for a few qu...