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by Steveshipley
Thu May 23, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Lambretta crank induction with Malossi MHR 221
Replies: 27
Views: 1587

Re: Lambretta crank induction with Malossi MHR 221

great work and interesting read. good luck Mick
by Steveshipley
Wed Apr 24, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Aquila Continentale Seat
Replies: 16
Views: 2051

Re: Aquila Continentale Seat

yes, I've been trying to get to the bottom of this too. folk tell me the Aquila was only fitted to the S1. I got 2 s2 tv175s to restore ones got a guilari and the other the Aquila. both seem original to the scooters and both are "wide backs". I've bought the casa (I think) wide back seat cover and i...
by Steveshipley
Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: 5 min removal of bearing race from crankshaft
Replies: 10
Views: 777

Re: 5 min removal of bearing race from crankshaft

I got an AF tool, but nothing short of surgery works on old cranks. good tip with the freezer tho 👍
by Steveshipley
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: SS200 Kit Problems
Replies: 16
Views: 1742

Re: SS200 Kit Problems

that's the real pisser fsmlittler you fork out all the cash and have to go thru the hassle of returns and effectively prove the point.
by Steveshipley
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: SS200 Kit Problems
Replies: 16
Views: 1742

Re: SS200 Kit Problems

that's serious stuff for a kit at that price !!
by Steveshipley
Sun Jan 27, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Scooter bench
Replies: 9
Views: 1416

Re: Scooter bench

they were £100 at bradford today
by Steveshipley
Fri Jan 25, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: new resto projects
Replies: 8
Views: 904

Re: new resto projects

yeah registration inspections next Tuesday 29th. I've used the 58 107 crank on 2 RT builds (mainly because it's the easiest set up straight out if the box) pretty happy with them.
by Steveshipley
Fri Jan 25, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: new resto projects
Replies: 8
Views: 904

Re: new resto projects

just waiting for DVLA inspections now, they want to see the Tv's but not the Li. fickle eh?
by Steveshipley
Fri Jan 25, 2019 10:04 am
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: new resto projects
Replies: 8
Views: 904

Re: new resto projects

don't really get the rusto thing, the olive one was possible candidate but too many spurious hole from accessories., esp on headset top and rear light unit. full body restorations for all, leave the TV 175 engines as is (new seals clutch bearings etc) and probably RT195 for the Li.