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by chippy
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: Standard Scoots & Restorations
Topic: Stainless or plated fixings?
Replies: 6
Views: 410

Re: Stainless or plated fixings?

Must admit I have a fetish for stainless steel :lol: stainless bolts and nylocs. Never sure if you should copper grease stainless bolts into alloy though. Answers appreciated.
by chippy
Thu Jan 02, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Anti dive for spauq
Replies: 7
Views: 465

Re: Anti dive for spauq

holty wrote:
Thu Jan 02, 2020 12:31 pm
ive got a scoot rs disc on one of my scooters and that's using disc links but its anti dive, the speedo drive just sits in place and is not a problem, would guess the spaq one will work just the same.
same with the pm tuning oned
by chippy
Fri Nov 22, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Lambretta billet kick-start and brake pedal
Replies: 0
Views: 408

Lambretta billet kick-start and brake pedal

New unused billet chrome lambretta kick-start and brake pedals. £80 posted the pair
by chippy
Sun Nov 17, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: BGM front dampers, too short....
Replies: 18
Views: 1059

Re: BGM front dampers, too short....

The photo showing your measurement isn't clear, but I think you've fixed the top brackets too high. They are usually 10-12mm below the spot weld that holds the internal stop washer. Not that telling you this helps your predicament :) Your choices are; To have the brackets repositioned and destroy y...
by chippy
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:04 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: ScootRS front pepperpot hub studs and Sip Rims
Replies: 3
Views: 444

Re: ScootRS front pepperpot hub studs and Sip Rims

Most online hardware companies like westfiield fasteners do button head 33mm length bolts which is the length pm tuning send. I have used these on a pm tuning disc with sip rims. If i remember they were high tensile steel as stainless is too brittle. Cost wise less than a fiver
by chippy
Fri Oct 04, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: BLOA dead?
Replies: 55
Views: 8294

Re: BLOA dead?

Donnie wrote:
Sat Jul 27, 2019 3:19 pm
Has he gone to claim someone else's club as his own then?
Apparently so. The Frankie Frazer appreciation society
by chippy
Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Frame straightening
Replies: 0
Views: 406

Frame straightening

Just had a frame jigged by Paul Hindle at Eye candy paint in Darlington. Came back perfect, everything fits as it should. Put right others bodge's . Blokes a perfectionist. Credit where due
by chippy
Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: New Speedo's
Replies: 12
Views: 1041

Re: New Speedo's

Doom Patrol wrote:
Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:19 pm
They look nasty, to be honest.
that's why they are a third of the price of a sip one
by chippy
Thu Aug 29, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: New Speedo's
Replies: 12
Views: 1041

Re: New Speedo's

Doom Patrol wrote:
Thu Aug 29, 2019 8:38 pm
I can't find anyone by that name. Would you have a link?
Put veloce lambretta Speedo in e bay. There is also a write up in scooter nova magazine
by chippy
Thu Aug 29, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: New Speedo's
Replies: 12
Views: 1041

Re: New Speedo's

They are made by Veloce lambretta services. Runs on its own battery, set up for lambretta wheel size. No need to connect to electrics. Works by a pick up attached to forks by a wire.£49