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by thackers
Sun Jul 09, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Refurbishment of stator coils
Replies: 3
Views: 693

Re: Refurbishment of stator coils

Thanks guys, good information there, I'll check them out. Tim, things are slowly on the up after rupturing my achilles, 2 month off work but back now for the last 4 weeks. Lost my little dog Lucy a couple of weeks ago, that was tougher than any ankle injury, you know where I'm coming from. I hope yo...
by thackers
Sun Jul 09, 2017 12:31 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Refurbishment of stator coils
Replies: 3
Views: 693

Refurbishment of stator coils

Hi, I have a variotronic stator that has stopped working on the ign coil. I'm aware you can't buy replacement coils as you can on most 12v systems so I'm asking if anyone knows of a place that refurbs coils? It seems such a waste to throw away the stator especially when you price up its whole replac...
by thackers
Wed May 24, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Readspeed 5 plate
Replies: 6
Views: 1337

Re: Readspeed 5 plate

Thank you for the advice given, top stuff
by thackers
Tue May 23, 2017 4:43 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Readspeed 5 plate
Replies: 6
Views: 1337

Readspeed 5 plate

Is it recommended to soak the clutch plates as you do with a standard clutch? And is the oil used on these plates the same that's used on standard clutch systems? Thank you.
by thackers
Sun May 07, 2017 1:55 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: kickstart stays down
Replies: 2
Views: 627

Re: kickstart stays down

Broken kickstart shaft.
by thackers
Tue May 02, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Electronic tag
Replies: 6
Views: 1323

Re: Electronic tag

I have no electronic skills but I'm sure the parts are avaliable to form your own ? Lithium powered so it lasts a period of time .
by thackers
Wed Apr 26, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Electronic tag
Replies: 6
Views: 1323

Electronic tag

Having just read on Facebook about 4 scooters being stolen together ,I was wondering if there was a credible tagging device that could be secreted on a scooter ,which would then be able to be traced if the scooter is stolen? I've heard about the trackr which has the principle in mind bur seems to be...
by thackers
Sat Mar 11, 2017 11:06 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: fork link identification
Replies: 5
Views: 840

fork link identification

Hi, can someone confirm the source of the disc hub fork links I've just bought please. The spot where the ball sits seems too big for the G.P ball bearing. They have a grease nipple on the underside if that helps. If they are SX/TV links will they fit into G.P forks with push in buffers or do they h...
by thackers
Sat Mar 11, 2017 11:01 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: fork link identification
Replies: 1
Views: 443

fork link identification

Hi, could someone kindly confirm the source of the disc hub fork links I've just bought? They were sold as G.P ones but the spot where the ball bearing on the end of the fork push rod sits seems too big. They have a grease nipple on the underside if that helps? So if they are the S.X /T.V type will ...
by thackers
Thu Mar 09, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Sports Bar
Topic: What a tool!
Replies: 9
Views: 1710

Re: What a tool!

How about a pair of wire cutters knocked back with a hammer whilst held onto the groove of the pin?