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by wrecklessrobbie
Sun May 19, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Lambretta crank induction with Malossi MHR 221
Replies: 12
Views: 305

Re: Lambretta crank induction with Malossi MHR 221

Download Tapatalk Mick.
You can then load them off that onto here.
Its simple...must be....I can do it :D
by wrecklessrobbie
Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Happiness is a cigar called hamlet
Replies: 2
Views: 321

Re: Happiness is a cigar called hamlet

No.
It is the kickstart shaft that has sheared.
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by wrecklessrobbie
Sat Apr 20, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Happiness is a cigar called hamlet
Replies: 2
Views: 321

Happiness is a cigar called hamlet

So test riding my s2 on friday in anticipation of going to scarborough on saturday. Found it would not start with the carb connected to the airbox. Rapido 200, 42mm clubman,26mm jettex set up by rayspeed. Rode up to Rayspeeds. Having connected the carb to the airfilter. Trying to make sure it was ru...
by wrecklessrobbie
Mon Apr 08, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: old scooter
Replies: 24
Views: 7194

Re: old scooter

I applied for a V5C about 6 weeks ago. I was knocked back by the DVLA. My own fault I had forgotten to include a photo copy of my passport and utility bill to prove my identity and home address. So i reapplied. I then had to have SGS come and inspect it. I was slightly concerned as the frame number ...
by wrecklessrobbie
Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Fork clamp bolt
Replies: 3
Views: 284

Re: Fork clamp bolt

I could not get the cable to pass by the clamp. You might of already fitted it and had no problems. So i ground a bit off the clamp. As per photos. This then gave me room to slide in the cable without removing the clamp in the future. Again might not be the correct thing to do but its a fairly solid...
by wrecklessrobbie
Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:11 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Fork clamp bolt
Replies: 3
Views: 284

Re: Fork clamp bolt

Not sure if i have done right or wrong...but I just used an allen bolt with flat and spring washer on mine. It then gave lots of room to feed in the brake cable. I dremmeled slightly on the inside of the hole in the headset to take off the sharp edge. So that it would not cut into the brake cable. R...
by wrecklessrobbie
Fri Feb 15, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: AF 5 speed boxes
Replies: 5
Views: 898

Re: AF 5 speed boxes

I used to enjoy listening to him on radio 2 :D
by wrecklessrobbie
Fri Jan 25, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: new resto projects
Replies: 8
Views: 756

Re: new resto projects

Ah right to the crank.
Maybe i shall seriously consider it for mine if it means i dont have to alter the crank. :)
Good luck with the inspection.
I am just in the process of filling in paperwork for my registration document.

Robbie
by wrecklessrobbie
Fri Jan 25, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: new resto projects
Replies: 8
Views: 756

Re: new resto projects

I never used to like rustorations. But have changed my opinion. I think some are very good and look nice. But it horses for courses. Thankfully everyone has different ideas and opinions. :) Its nice to see well done restored scooters. I have been reading up on the rt kit as i have a series 3 spanish...
by wrecklessrobbie
Thu Jan 24, 2019 11:26 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: New Member
Replies: 7
Views: 995

Re: New Member

Hi Peter
Its a nice project to start with :D
Not sure if Absolutely scooters in sheffield do Vespas...but i know they do fantastic paintwork.
Robbie