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by wintermod65
Fri Jul 24, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: King of the Clubman’s - Lambretta scooter - Taylor Tuned 33hp touring rally exhaust
Replies: 18
Views: 2132

Re: King of the Clubman’s - Lambretta scooter - Taylor Tuned 33hp touring rally exhaust

... sounds frustrating. I hope that you get on better with the SST. i do too , it was a close call new engine or new bike , as had my eye on a triumph street scrambler 1200 , but decided to give the scooter one last go in hope of getting things right . you have to draw a line somewhere so im all in...
by wintermod65
Fri Jul 24, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Scooter off a cliff...
Replies: 9
Views: 1218

Re: Scooter off a cliff...

I always thought it was Seven Sisters. It would be long way for him to ride from Brighton to Beachy Head in the state he was in. thats why he took the Vespa , a lambretta would never had made it without breaking down !!! (im a lambretta owner too winter model / TV 175 s3 but can laugh at self too )
by wintermod65
Thu Jul 23, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Scooter off a cliff...
Replies: 9
Views: 1218

Re: Scooter off a cliff...

if it was filmed going over beachy head or near it he height there is in the region of 160 metres . there are rocky outcrops at the base of the cliffs there adjacent to the beachy heady lighthouse , like where the scooter lands in the film . beachy head is a well known suicide spot too i dealt with ...
by wintermod65
Wed Jul 22, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: King of the Clubman’s - Lambretta scooter - Taylor Tuned 33hp touring rally exhaust
Replies: 18
Views: 2132

Re: King of the Clubman’s - Lambretta scooter - Taylor Tuned 33hp touring rally exhaust

drunkmunkey6969 wrote:
Wed Jul 22, 2020 1:29 pm
wintermod65 wrote:
Mon Jul 20, 2020 8:37 pm
oops my post above should have said its done a 1000 miles , think the run period is 250 miles according to the gt instruction document
sent you a PM

hi thanks

pmd reply
cheers again
by wintermod65
Mon Jul 20, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: King of the Clubman’s - Lambretta scooter - Taylor Tuned 33hp touring rally exhaust
Replies: 18
Views: 2132

Re: King of the Clubman’s - Lambretta scooter - Taylor Tuned 33hp touring rally exhaust

oops my post above should have said its done a 1000 miles , think the run period is 250 miles according to the gt instruction document
by wintermod65
Mon Jul 20, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: King of the Clubman’s - Lambretta scooter - Taylor Tuned 33hp touring rally exhaust
Replies: 18
Views: 2132

Re: King of the Clubman’s - Lambretta scooter - Taylor Tuned 33hp touring rally exhaust

Test ride video: https://youtu.be/ha8Vl14Fego Fancy a 265cc TType engine? Well, Darrell has decided that his premier engine package (to date) will be his 265cc engine running a 72mm bore x 65mm stroke (with no crankcase porting) and will be available in both a high BHP road/race trim (43hp & 28ft-l...
by wintermod65
Sat Jul 11, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Eric Cope smashes 127mph at Elvington on full-bodied Taylor Tuned Lambretta 250cc
Replies: 32
Views: 2693

Re: Eric Cope smashes 127mph at Elvington on full-bodied Taylor Tuned Lambretta 250cc

Not sure that I've seen that latest video... I'll have to have a look. It's just the basics, you already know all of it and more (but feel free to watch and enjoy - lol). il certainly make a point of asking if the timing on my troublesome gt 240 was set by finding tdc or just relying on manufacture...
by wintermod65
Thu Jul 09, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Eric Cope smashes 127mph at Elvington on full-bodied Taylor Tuned Lambretta 250cc
Replies: 32
Views: 2693

Re: Eric Cope smashes 127mph at Elvington on full-bodied Taylor Tuned Lambretta 250cc

standard casings too... do you think somewhere, someone is privately having a bit of a chuckle to themselves following the responses from the doubters to the "wasted tuning " article. ps enjoyed latest carb/ignition/compression video , im now officially in the "a little knowledge is a dangerous thi...
by wintermod65
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Wasted Tuning?
Replies: 32
Views: 3220

Re: Wasted Tuning?

been enjoying the recent series of youtube vids youve posted especially the carb ones , there was some irony in your praise for the humble 30mm dellorto only for your targa to have punctured floats! Yup, nothing is perfect. :D Glad you enjoy the videos. in a twisted way its slightly reassuring that...
by wintermod65
Mon Jun 22, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Wasted Tuning?
Replies: 32
Views: 3220

Re: Wasted Tuning?

been enjoying the recent series of youtube vids youve posted especially the carb ones , there was some irony in your praise for the humble 30mm dellorto only for your targa to have punctured floats! . like most from the 80s generation of scooterists ive owned stage 4s ,ts1s i dont pretend to underst...
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