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by wrecklessrobbie
Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Fork clamp bolt
Replies: 3
Views: 192

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: 192

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: 813

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: 636

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: 636

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: 761

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
by wrecklessrobbie
Thu Jan 24, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: My Lambretta’s
Replies: 5
Views: 521

Re: My Lambretta’s

Very nice scooters.
by wrecklessrobbie
Thu Jan 24, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: new resto projects
Replies: 8
Views: 636

Re: new resto projects

Nice Scooters.
You planning on full restoration or rustoration.
Be nice to see how they turn out :)
Robbie
by wrecklessrobbie
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: old scooter
Replies: 23
Views: 6255

Re: old scooter

Thank you Holty
😊
by wrecklessrobbie
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: old scooter
Replies: 23
Views: 6255

Re: old scooter

Doom Patrol Thank you for pointing out my mistake with the dampers. I agree it does now look much better :D I have slackened off the engine bolt slightly, So will see how the vibration is. As for the disc brake...i bought it years ago and only recently fitted it. Am a bit unsure about it. But will s...