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by diesel
Fri Dec 07, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: This bloke seems popular...
Replies: 20
Views: 2697

Re: This bloke seems popular...

Can you say what the third link has to do with the other two?
by diesel
Thu Aug 23, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Tim (Timbo) Pearse RIP
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Tim (Timbo) Pearse RIP

I’m very sorry to hear about Tim’s passing,
by diesel
Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Stupid Question Time
Replies: 10
Views: 1168

Re: Stupid Question Time

I agree MightyGem, its a general interest question, as appropriate here as anywhere else.
by diesel
Thu Jun 14, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: BGM timing wandering
Replies: 12
Views: 1349

Re: BGM timing wandering

Cheers
by diesel
Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:23 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: BGM timing wandering
Replies: 12
Views: 1349

Re: BGM timing wandering

rosscla wrote:
Tue Jun 12, 2018 10:16 pm
I've tapped the brown sensor wire off one of the yellows from the stator on mine rev counter works fine.
Rosscla did you coil it and tape as you might around the ht lead?
by diesel
Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: It`s Done it Again !
Replies: 9
Views: 1210

Re: It`s Done it Again !

Just as a matter of interest does it have a lightened flywheel? And is the compression especially high?
by diesel
Thu Nov 16, 2017 4:49 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Nordlock washers
Replies: 37
Views: 3200

Re: Nordlock washers

GTFOMWSC wrote:
Thu Nov 16, 2017 12:19 pm
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I do know how to use i'm not an idiot!

The fault is entirely mine. I misread what you were going to do ,my apologies
by diesel
Wed Nov 15, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Nordlock washers
Replies: 37
Views: 3200

Re: Nordlock washers

Ramped sides facing each other and ribbed sides against the nut and the surface material. If you’re not going to use them properly you shouldn’t use them at all. You can reuse them.
by diesel
Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Nordlock washers
Replies: 37
Views: 3200

Re: Nordlock washers

Theres some interesting information on the following clip regarding increasing the torque rating for certain materials. Apparently the nordlock washer creates resistance which needs to be overcome to achieve full torque. I lost three nuts on a sip alloy and thought I had a puncture, the nuts are an ...
by diesel
Wed Nov 01, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: 175 kit, what cylinder head?
Replies: 10
Views: 1819

Re: 175 kit, what cylinder head?

This arrived last week and I'm struggling to see why its a seconds. The plug thread could be tidier but it holds a plug well and as far as I can tell makes a seal. The finish on the combustion chamber is rough toward the gasket face and could do with a rub but the gasket face itself is fine apart fr...