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by RinB
Mon May 03, 2010 10:27 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Starter Motor
Replies: 27
Views: 2779

Re: Starter Motor

I met a guy at one of the early Market harboro parts fairs who swore he had a Spanish lambretta with a working electric starter on it. He didn't seem to have any reason to lie to me, so I guess it was true. I've seen plenty of suitable mag housings, but never the whole shooting match. Hey Martin di...
by RinB
Fri Apr 30, 2010 4:44 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Rb20 head gasket
Replies: 7
Views: 1031

Re: Rb20 head gasket

What do you call a big squish

And what thickness is gasket used
by RinB
Fri Apr 30, 2010 4:19 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Cheapo ebay ali kits, question
Replies: 12
Views: 1277

Re: Cheapo ebay ali kits, question

The whole kit needs playing with...

Piston & rings are bad no good if you are thinking of stage 4ing

Ive done Dozens now but I change the pistons and rings and reprofile heads
Seen lots of the 186 200 & 225 kits go pop mainly due to rings breaking
by RinB
Mon Mar 29, 2010 9:34 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: GP fork links
Replies: 12
Views: 1831

Re: GP fork links

Or Beedspeed for a pair of tingtong ones the choice is yours


http://beedspeed.com/product_info.php?c ... ts_id=5247
by RinB
Mon Mar 29, 2010 9:22 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: can i
Replies: 3
Views: 621

Re: can i

No probs m8
by RinB
Mon Mar 29, 2010 9:21 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Areas of highest risk of piston seizing in Lambretta
Replies: 8
Views: 1184

Re: Areas of highest risk of piston seizing in Lambretta

"J1MS",,,, this area yes agree, I look now this,,and the area big also agree :o :o :o is for "inspected" slowly this date For this 3 points "Smiffy" I go follow religiously, the piston old is of the lambretta lince from Madrid,,,now is on Valencia on me house and is on process of inspection total,,...
by RinB
Mon Mar 29, 2010 9:14 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: can i
Replies: 3
Views: 621

Re: can i

Im assuming the blue one you mean the CDI which has the HT lead out of it
& the metal one being the regulator

So if this is so there should be a earth wire off the regulator to the frame ,so yes you can bolt it to the same earth point,
or onto the regulator earth
by RinB
Mon Mar 29, 2010 8:08 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: exhaust stinger ?
Replies: 13
Views: 1704

Re: exhaust stinger ?

Here some theory :D Stinger works as a pressure bleed valve and controls back-pressure helping the port plugging efforts of the positive wave reflected by the convergence cone. Basic stinger design should be 0.55-0.65 times the diameter of the head pipe. Its length 12 times its diameter. If the diam...
by RinB
Mon Mar 29, 2010 7:36 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: White wire function
Replies: 3
Views: 582

Re: White wire function

CANbus wrote:OK thanks, I have just noticed that mine may have been rubbing and shorted against the flywheel, could this cause problems?
Best to sort it

I dont think it would cause a problem shorting, but if snapped it could cause doggey earth fault.
by RinB
Mon Mar 29, 2010 7:29 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Crankshaft Recommedations
Replies: 1
Views: 618

Re: Crankshaft Recommedations

Always hard to recommend best cranks As you have said lots to choose from, there is also AF race crank Ive used many over the years from MEC AF MB, not used a Corsa yet but I have no doubt I will All I can suggest is buy the best you can afford Remember its the heart of the engine As for 60mm stroke...