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by ScooterLoopyJohn
Sun May 31, 2009 8:09 am
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Dead RB kit
Replies: 31
Views: 3964

Re: Dead RB kit

Don't worry its not bad luck just bad design.(exhaust port) the original drawings set the bridges at 4mm min wide, but they were cast much thinner. This is a trade secret which i think we should all know about. Why do you think the RB20 is a real good kit(no bridges)
by ScooterLoopyJohn
Mon May 18, 2009 12:58 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Jimmers/taffspeed reed inlet manifold
Replies: 2
Views: 1290

Jimmers/taffspeed reed inlet manifold

Here are two inlet manifolds i machined up for a 205 special, one use's a TS1 reed block the other an RD 350 reed block, will never fit under panels but the nuts on a cutdown or skelly.Carb used 35 TMX (TSI reed ) 28TM (RD 350 reed) http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a9/ScooterLoopyJohn/reed%20inlet/I...
by ScooterLoopyJohn
Thu Apr 23, 2009 6:59 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Offset Cones
Replies: 13
Views: 1603

Re: Offset Cones

From the ones i measured before makeing any, all are simular as to the angle / outer face pos. The champher is to aid the mounts over them on assembly. as the early ones are so easy to knock out on assembly, must have been a sod on the production line hence the mod. are you sure the cone faces in th...
by ScooterLoopyJohn
Wed Apr 22, 2009 7:21 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Offset Cones
Replies: 13
Views: 1603

Re: Offset Cones

I have not had an issue with my offset cones(but if you have then i can sort it) mine are done on a cnc lathe and checked for size every 10 to keep identical. some others i have seen are a bit rough to say the least. i sell under the name big-bad-barry.
by ScooterLoopyJohn
Sat Jan 17, 2009 9:09 am
Forum: Scooterotica Tuning & Maintenance Information
Topic: Mikuni TMX 35 needles explained
Replies: 1
Views: 5650

Mikuni TMX 35 needles explained

This has helped me and i think should help all of you, complied by James Pennington (Australia). Mikuni TMX35 needles All TMX35 needles are of 6EN11 pattern. 6 signifies needles between 60mm and 70mm long (all 66.3mm long in this series) E represents the total included angle of the first taper (1.25...