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by GeorgeS
Mon Oct 15, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Series 2 lower steering bearing dust cover
Replies: 5
Views: 252

Re: Series 2 lower steering bearing dust cover

S2's don't have them do they? The Italian ines I've seen haven't so far.

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by GeorgeS
Sun Sep 30, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Scooter not picking up properly ........... HELP!
Replies: 33
Views: 1592

Re: Scooter not picking up properly ........... HELP!

Would a quick test be to swap to the stator pickup? 1 wire change and it might show a different behaviour. Sent from my SM-G920F using Tapatalk You mean plug in the red from the stator - bypassing the external pick up? Yes, if you think your stator timing is reasonable it could be a quick test. Sen...
by GeorgeS
Sun Sep 30, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Scooter not picking up properly ........... HELP!
Replies: 33
Views: 1592

Re: Scooter not picking up properly ........... HELP!

Would a quick test be to swap to the stator pickup? 1 wire change and it might show a different behaviour.

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by GeorgeS
Thu Jul 05, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: Sports Bar
Topic: Lack of Posts
Replies: 13
Views: 2002

Re: Lack of Posts

You probably know this already, but if you use WiFi on your phone it has no impact on your phone contract and data usage. You can turn mobile data off & when connected to any WiFi still have internet access.
by GeorgeS
Thu Jun 21, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Retard, advance, retard add-on ignition profile?
Replies: 13
Views: 910

Re: Retard, advance, retard add-on ignition profile?

Looking back I got mine via Amazon in September 2016, but I've not seen them on sale since, but sounds like I missed some. I've submitted a query via their web page asking if they're planning on making more.
by GeorgeS
Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:01 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Retard, advance, retard add-on ignition profile?
Replies: 13
Views: 910

Re: Retard, advance, retard add-on ignition profile?

The kheper device also does this but they don't seem to be making them anymore. You could try contacting them via the Kheper web page & see if they have plans but I haven't seen any on sale for around 18 months.
by GeorgeS
Sun Jun 10, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: thumb choke route
Replies: 4
Views: 406

Re: thumb choke route

Here you go, a bit hard to see however.Image

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by GeorgeS
Sun Jun 10, 2018 3:19 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: thumb choke route
Replies: 4
Views: 406

Re: thumb choke route

On my S2 I opened up the head bolt hole and fed it through there.

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by GeorgeS
Sun Jun 10, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Scooterotica Tuning & Maintenance Information
Topic: Balancing a lambretta crank/top end??
Replies: 4
Views: 637

Re: Balancing a lambretta crank/top end??

Is there such a thing as 'harmonics' (if that's the right word?). For example, I get vibration at something like 3,500rpm that clears by 4,000 rpm and I'm wondering if that is just the combining effect of the frequencies during those engine speeds. Outside of those figures the engine is very smooth....
by GeorgeS
Fri Jun 08, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Symbols On Casings
Replies: 1
Views: 351

Symbols On Casings

Was talking last night about letters & numbers printed on engine cases & how is was perhaps to identify a particular worker who performed the job etc. Anyone else heard anything? See below on a late 1961 S2 cases; a '3' on the chaincase, a 'Y' on the suspension pivot, and perhaps the remains of a 'D...