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by Tosh
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: bad bent vespa frame
Replies: 2
Views: 320

Re: bad bent vespa frame

thanks for the reply, will give him a ring and see what he says.
by Tosh
Sun Mar 17, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: bad bent vespa frame
Replies: 2
Views: 320

bad bent vespa frame

headstock nearly touched the seat its now got a bad crease at the bottom of the leg shields is it poss to
get it straightened will try to send a picture .
by Tosh
Wed Jan 03, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: air leak test
Replies: 2
Views: 783

Re: air leak test

thanks Garry for that
by Tosh
Mon Jan 01, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: air leak test
Replies: 2
Views: 783

air leak test

just making up air leak test kit with bits I`ve got in the garage but was wondering which size
of inner tube is best to use.
Thanks Paul
by Tosh
Thu Dec 21, 2017 9:16 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: which sealant to use
Replies: 8
Views: 1053

Re: which sealant to use

Just like to say a big thanks to all who replied,
now I`ve just got to find out who sells the stuff and if I can get it
delivered before Christmas or if there`s anybody local...
Thanks Paul
by Tosh
Wed Dec 20, 2017 9:48 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: which sealant to use
Replies: 8
Views: 1053

which sealant to use

rebuilding top end I`ve 2 gaskets either side of packing plate under barrel
and then head to barrel but not using a gasket there just metal to metal ,
plus does anybody use sealant around the exhaust copper gasket as it always
seems to leak slightly.
Thanks Paul
by Tosh
Tue Nov 28, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: skf..6305-2rs1/c3 bearing
Replies: 2
Views: 686

Re: skf..6305-2rs1/c3 bearing

Thanks
by Tosh
Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:39 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: skf..6305-2rs1/c3 bearing
Replies: 2
Views: 686

skf..6305-2rs1/c3 bearing

Hello i`ve had this bearing for a couple of years its new and I`m about to use it in an engine rebuild,
what it is the bearing is sealed both ends will this still be ok to use ;)
by Tosh
Sat Dec 31, 2016 5:49 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: piston woe`s
Replies: 5
Views: 843

Re: piston woe`s

Thanks adam for the reply
I took some photo`s but can`t seem to sort it for the web page,but ive measured the exhaust port its 44mm wide and 23mm depth I run with 110mm yam rod,2.5mm packer
by Tosh
Sat Dec 31, 2016 1:41 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: piston woe`s
Replies: 5
Views: 843

piston woe`s

tried 3 different piston`s 200cc goetze,mahle,and asso,and all 2 ring and have had the same problem`s
the pin that stops the ring from turning keeps coming out,sick of keep cleaning the bore and rebuilding
anybody got any idea`s .
Ta Paul