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by Ken Tucky
Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: exhaust mountings, solid or rubber mounted, thoughts ?
Replies: 9
Views: 595

Re: exhaust mountings, solid or rubber mounted, thoughts ?

Its holding it down, not holding the exhaust that's the problem eh!
43 hp on the road.....................interesting.....................lol
Mr Tucky
by Ken Tucky
Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: exhaust mountings, solid or rubber mounted, thoughts ?
Replies: 9
Views: 595

Re: exhaust mountings, solid or rubber mounted, thoughts ?

Hope it works for you Holty
Mr Tucky
by Ken Tucky
Tue Aug 13, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: exhaust mountings, solid or rubber mounted, thoughts ?
Replies: 9
Views: 595

Re: exhaust mountings, solid or rubber mounted, thoughts ?

100% agree with a.lo.v2. What you seem to have is 3 flexible points and one fixed, ''the pipe has 3 rubber mountings and is clamped to the stub'' If you let it 'float' at the stub your problems may disappear. If its any help, my sprinter has 2 bobbins, one is situated about mid point at the biggest ...
by Ken Tucky
Sat Aug 10, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: exhaust mountings, solid or rubber mounted, thoughts ?
Replies: 9
Views: 595

Re: exhaust mountings, solid or rubber mounted, thoughts ?

Couldn't you spring mount it at the stub end, then you would have a fully floating exhaust?
You may have already tried this?
Any flexing/movement will always transfer to the bit that's fixed = cracking.....
Maybe worth a try...........

Mr Tucky
by Ken Tucky
Wed Oct 04, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Italian GP200 Top Speed
Replies: 34
Views: 8489

Re: Italian GP200 Top Speed

A quite illuminating thread................. I had a 'GP 200' in 1971.................. well some people thought it was ................... Actually it was a 125dl that I bought brand new. A number of my friends at the time thought it was a 200, (didn't look too closely at the forks). Why did they t...
by Ken Tucky
Thu Dec 22, 2016 4:53 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: oiltech casing alterations
Replies: 86
Views: 13372

Re: oiltech casing alterations

Well if its of any help, I've used JB Weld on my Sprinter Crankcase, where, trying to weld anymore in the crank area would just cause more porosity, and its been fine. Its a crankcase that's had a fair bit of welding btw.............
Richard
by Ken Tucky
Fri Jul 29, 2016 1:23 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: 12V AC Rev Counter Options?
Replies: 14
Views: 3051

Re: 12V AC Rev Counter Options?

Scitsu - good damping, reads from HT cable, its 12v rechargeable via a pin into the body of the rev counter.
I suppose it depends on how much you want to pay also!

http://www.scitsu.com/scitsu-classic-ra ... r-99-p.asp

Mr Tucky
by Ken Tucky
Fri Jul 15, 2016 1:18 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Interesting
Replies: 15
Views: 3718

Re: Interesting

Years ago, using cast iron, my pet reborer, Roy Pidcock, who is now very big m/c dealer, looked at the barrel, looked at me, looked at the barrel (ports) again and asked me...
How long are you going to run it in for?
I replied 1/4 mile!
Mr Tucky
by Ken Tucky
Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:09 pm
Forum: Liquid Cooled, Motorcycle Engine & Automatics Section
Topic: Scomadi TL200 vs GTS300 1,000 miles and dyno
Replies: 37
Views: 11528

Re: Scomadi TL200 vs GTS300 1,000 miles and dyno

A very well written and informative review.
by Ken Tucky
Thu Dec 03, 2015 2:11 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Lost piston ring peg
Replies: 65
Views: 12200

Re: Lost piston ring peg

The things you do to get more air into that engine Eden ....................ha...........ha......
Did you also leave a large skid mark, in your underpants..........................
Scary really on the road eh.

Richard