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by Knowledge
Mon Jun 03, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Lambretta Atomic clutch centre
Replies: 0
Views: 90

Lambretta Atomic clutch centre

Hi, I am after an Atomic Performance clutch pressure plate.

These were manufactured in Vietnam, but no longer.

If anyone has one they no longer need, I would be interested in purchasing it.

by Knowledge
Tue Sep 19, 2017 3:43 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: extra long cylinder studs
Replies: 4
Views: 866

Re: extra long cylinder studs

The best studs I used were from a Suzuki TS185. I doubt if you could still get them, but they were long and very strong.
by Knowledge
Wed Aug 16, 2017 10:24 pm
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Tech
Topic: Crashbar holes
Replies: 3
Views: 1052

Re: Crashbar holes

I have welded them up before. What is your objection to welding?

I am no painter, but I seem to recall that fibreglass panels need etch primer. Halfords do a very good etch primer in a metallic red can.
by Knowledge
Wed Aug 02, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Stand problem
Replies: 7
Views: 1155

Re: Stand problem

Stand problems are often an indication of problems with the frame cross member, rather than the stand or spring. There can be all sorts of issues with cross members breaking away from the frame tube, or stand-hook retaining hook bolts pulling through the cross member. It often need welding. When the...
by Knowledge
Tue Jul 25, 2017 11:43 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Bgm stator
Replies: 6
Views: 1213

Re: Bgm stator

I would swap a four week wait for Anthony for a four hour wait at the side of the road.

Anthony does the best stators, full stop
by Knowledge
Mon Jul 10, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: SS240
Replies: 24
Views: 4643

Re: SS240

I follow David on FB, and he occasionally posts about properties that he is building or renovating, but nothing about scooters. I know that he stopped and re-assessed what was important in life, but I don't think there was a conscious decision to stop scootering. As Adam suggests, perhaps he will fi...
by Knowledge
Tue Jul 04, 2017 11:16 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: inboard hydraulic brake
Replies: 3
Views: 893

Re: inboard hydraulic brake

^ what Hendy says, but use clear pipe so you can see how much fluid is in it. I don't think I have had to top up my reservoir since 2009.
by Knowledge
Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:57 pm
Forum: Scooter Racing & Sprinting Events
Topic: Sprinting at Woodbridge, June 24 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 649

Sprinting at Woodbridge, June 24 2017

Is the sprint meeting at RAF Woodbridge for 24/25 June still on?

What time does the sprinting start on both days?
by Knowledge
Thu Jun 15, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Long Range Tank
Replies: 5
Views: 1240

Re: Long Range Tank

I've got to agree with Timbo. I used a similar tank to the one he describes on the way to Italy, but found that whilst I had an 11 litre tank, I only had a 6 litre arse.
by Knowledge
Thu Jun 15, 2017 6:51 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Use, replace, or reline these brake shoes
Replies: 5
Views: 1093

Re: Use, replace, or reline these brake shoes

Very useable. Rough up the surface and put them back, BUT they will probably contain asbestos so be very careful and remove any dust immediately from the work bench and tools, without making anything airborne. Definitely no power tools.