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by Burnside
Tue Jul 20, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Super Unleaded
Replies: 14
Views: 3046

Re: Super Unleaded

I always use higher octane fuel whenever it is available and have done for years, my setup isn't any different to those who use standard unleaded
by Burnside
Thu Jun 10, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Running Downhill
Replies: 4
Views: 842

Re: Running Downhill

Same applies if coming up to a junction after a long blatt as well, clutch in and blip the throttle. Going from loads of fuel to hardly any (fuel cools the cylinder as well) when hot is a recipe for a seize
by Burnside
Fri May 07, 2021 10:46 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Engine choice
Replies: 17
Views: 3080

Re: Engine choice

I would expect if any problems that are clearly down to a build issue that a 'dealer' would sort this out, where it's part failure it would be harsh to blame the guy who built the engine, parts shouldn't fail but sometimes they do, even the supposed best/most expensive so that would need a discussio...
by Burnside
Thu Mar 04, 2021 1:26 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Plug Gap
Replies: 6
Views: 1369

Re: Plug Gap

MightyGem wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 9:36 pm Or a feeler guage. :D
I can never find my feeler gauges whereas my thumb nail is always on hand ;)
by Burnside
Mon Mar 01, 2021 2:05 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Plug Gap
Replies: 6
Views: 1369

Re: Plug Gap

About the thickness of your thumb nail
by Burnside
Tue Feb 23, 2021 12:33 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: LED bulbs
Replies: 2
Views: 886

Re: LED bulbs

I bought some 7 years ago from Australia but can't find the link, these are the LED equivalent bulbs apparently but can't vouch for them personally https://www.amazon.co.uk/White-LLB323-S ... B073FRBMXW
by Burnside
Thu Jan 28, 2021 4:01 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: GT 240 Options
Replies: 33
Views: 6390

Re: GT 240 Options

Stock here maybe ? https://www.sip-scootershop.com/en/product/racing-exhaust-franspeed-race_22043000?cr=3a6304bb-cc81-4ed5-9f63-1ff45fe1abfa&gpc_origin=shopping&gpc_feed_alias=de&gpc_pid=22043000&gclid=Cj0KCQiA3smABhCjARIsAKtrg6LNOZv7HrKLNBmj6cphbzAsO-rOXP89r-ZcJsQFrVqbqeKEOnF5sZMaA...
by Burnside
Wed Jan 20, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Two Stroke Oil
Replies: 12
Views: 2244

Re: Two Stroke Oil

Toddy wrote: Wed Jan 20, 2021 10:36 am Groundsman rock oil
Same. It's cheap and it does what you need it to do so why spend more?
by Burnside
Mon Jan 18, 2021 3:47 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: GT 240 Options
Replies: 33
Views: 6390

Re: GT 240 Options

I've heard the Ron Moss ex-boss works really well with the GT240, the latest BGM clubman isn't great, in reducing the noise they have reduced the performance of the pipe by quite a large margin compared to earlier versions. Franspeed Race is the preferred expansion, I have one on my GT186 and that w...
by Burnside
Mon Dec 07, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: GT186 30mm Dell' Orto carb question
Replies: 12
Views: 2437

Re: GT186 30mm Dell' Orto carb question

I run a PHBH30 with my GT186 and that is fine with an Oiltek tank with a cutout