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by alcoholic maniacs sc
Thu May 21, 2009 3:09 pm
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Old lammy advert for fuel economy
Replies: 2
Views: 634

Re: Old lammy advert for fuel economy

Lying sods!! only if you fitted a lawnmower carb to it!! :lol: :lol: :lol:
"i think i'll pay the extra money for the tv200 as it'll pay for itself with all the extra miles i'll be doing to the gallon!!" :smug:
by alcoholic maniacs sc
Mon May 11, 2009 2:36 pm
Forum: Standard Scoots & Restorations
Topic: Jet 200 - getting close!
Replies: 26
Views: 4029

Re: Jet 200 - getting close!

i meant sold it for 3000!! 53?? i wish!
by alcoholic maniacs sc
Mon May 11, 2009 2:35 pm
Forum: Standard Scoots & Restorations
Topic: Jet 200 - getting close!
Replies: 26
Views: 4029

Re: Jet 200 - getting close!

you spent 4 grand building a scoot worth three and youre complaining???!! ive spent 6 grand on a scoot and sold it for 53! gone right out and invested the money in another and convinced myself that 3000 quid in notes was a tax free lottery win! enjoy the beast "LIVE THE LIE" and repeat until either ...
by alcoholic maniacs sc
Mon May 11, 2009 9:46 am
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Two old scooter racing pics of Ralph
Replies: 9
Views: 1733

Re: Two old scooter racing pics of Ralph

HE'S NOT SMOKING HE'S BLOWING A KISS AT THE PHOTOGRAPHER IN HIS LEATHER CHAPPIES!!
by alcoholic maniacs sc
Wed Apr 29, 2009 11:40 am
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Rustoration SX appeal!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 1960

Re: Rustoration SX appeal!!!

I have a very similar rusteration sx with original waterslide transfers on it and deadstock leopard skin seat cover and wheel cover, absolutely love it and it will never be restored while in my possession, every stone chip is a badge of honour for some seaside resort NOT a cause to tear my hair out ...
by alcoholic maniacs sc
Tue Apr 28, 2009 11:26 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: holed piston/seizure
Replies: 3
Views: 721

Re: holed piston/seizure

i ran the same set up and found that i needed to take out the airfilter but leave the box. (dont forget to put a little oil in the bottom of the air box to catch dust/s**t) a 122 main jet, before all this lean running mugello nonsense you went up on jetting as high as poss and put a fast flow fuel t...
by alcoholic maniacs sc
Tue Apr 28, 2009 11:16 am
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Changing the look
Replies: 12
Views: 2470

Re: Changing the look

i like the bubble screen on it!! I think the remade bubble screens may be from cuppini but they have px fixing bars/lambbretta brackets and are too short!! you will need to make extensions to them im afraid or heat them up and bend them forwards.Everyone appears to have had this problem with this ye...
by alcoholic maniacs sc
Tue Apr 28, 2009 11:11 am
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Two old scooter racing pics of Ralph
Replies: 9
Views: 1733

Re: Two old scooter racing pics of Ralph

i think theres something homoerotic about all those grown men back slapping eachother in leather outfits!! i wonder if the evening do's were fancy dress as well!! not that i would dare suggest such thigs to Ralph about such a manly northern sport as scooter racing!!!!!! :D :D :D :!:
by alcoholic maniacs sc
Mon Mar 16, 2009 10:40 am
Forum: Show us yer Scoots!!
Topic: Has anyone seen my SX ?
Replies: 7
Views: 1764

Re: Has anyone seen my SX ?

beautiful colour! at least you didnt sell it in 1989 for 100 quid then discover it again now and find it was £3000!! for exactly the same bike! :lol: :shock: i owned the same tv200 for 20 years ,sold it and its never been seen again; i think theres a Lammy black hole out there that transports them ...
by alcoholic maniacs sc
Thu Mar 12, 2009 1:09 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: why do people still want ts1s ?
Replies: 24
Views: 2877

Re: why do people still want ts1s ?

.you can enjoy the ring-ding-ding, and see how high it will rev with a 50mm converted carb of a v8 ford or strangle a zillion horsepower out of your ts kit by admiring your efforts on a dyno but the joy of a correctly set up and well thought out TS kit should be the ""TORQUE""!!! horse power is for ...