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by wintermod65
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: BLOA dead?
Replies: 90
Views: 18372

Re: BLOA dead?

So you could set yourself up as the "Burnside Lambretta Owners Association " Not him as well! :o Get the LCGB on him. dont forget those cheeky ballynahinch chappies too , blessed are the crayon makers for they shall inherit the right to fly pennants !! disclaimer : i would always recommend using a ...
by wintermod65
Sat Mar 07, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: BLOA dead?
Replies: 90
Views: 18372

Re: BLOA dead?

Gotcha, thanks for clarifying. So basically anyone can issue a dating certificate, using say the information on Lambretta Archive's website? No wonder there are so many 1959 Series 1's out there that are clearly APIs to anyone who knows what to look out for, makes a bit of a mockery of it all reall...
by wintermod65
Sat Mar 07, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: BLOA dead?
Replies: 90
Views: 18372

Re: BLOA dead?

On what basis can he do these? According to the DVLA (V765/1) the only registered Vehicle Owner Clubs that can provide Lambretta dating certificates are the LCGB and the Lambretta Archive You've got that totally wrong Burnside. That is nothing to do with Dating letters, V765 is for the retention of...
by wintermod65
Wed Mar 04, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: BLOA dead?
Replies: 90
Views: 18372

Re: BLOA dead?

So, GF loses to the LCGB, owes £948 in costs and instead of being a man about it files for bankruptcy, what a surprise. https://www.thegazette.co.uk/notice/3489670 Personally I'm not suprised tbh, I am surprised at the crushing silence of his support squad though ;) Youre not wrong there ! think se...
by wintermod65
Wed Mar 04, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Ignition systems
Replies: 15
Views: 2427

Re: Ignition systems

But as its Lambretta you me and all the other sheep are just expected to suck it up and get on with it I’m afraid, so there don’t complain about it get on with it :D [/quote] i just stated the issues i had when attempting to buy an ignition system, i have got on with it i dont deal with any of the s...
by wintermod65
Sun Mar 01, 2020 7:10 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Ignition systems
Replies: 15
Views: 2427

Re: Ignition systems

from my experiences getting an ignition system to work with my winter model resto , has been something id rather not go through again and wouldnt wish on others . i got a ducati /stratos system to begin with but when it came time to send everything over to the restorer i found i had been sent one fo...
by wintermod65
Wed Jan 29, 2020 12:12 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Mugello 240 ??
Replies: 28
Views: 5403

Re: Mugello 240 ??

Interesting thread. I have no idea who built and set up this GT240 but with out a doubt if your having so many problems it will be due to bad build set up or both. This all sound svery much like a guy who contacted me mud last year who had a 240 built 18 months previously which had given him nothin...
by wintermod65
Tue Jan 28, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Clubman on GT186 - Ex Box?
Replies: 40
Views: 6984

Re: Clubman on GT186 - Ex Box?

i have just done running in mileage on my GT 240 with Gt Casings and BGM v4 clubman(had mine ceramic coated ) , so about a 1000 miles cant be sure exactly as sip speedo cuts out but thats another story!, ive had seizure issues with the kit , not at top end but when engine tries to pull 4th gear rou...
by wintermod65
Mon Dec 30, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Cheap 5/6 plate clutch
Replies: 11
Views: 1711

Re: Cheap 5/6 plate clutch

ive got a casa lightweight crownwheel , surflex 5 plate and camlam easy feel springs, bell an spider standard type seems to handle my GT 240 . think it worked out cheaper than most . doesnt feel too heavy but im going to get my GT sidecase converted by chiselspeed so feel of clutch is lighter still ...
by wintermod65
Mon Dec 30, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Mugello 240 ??
Replies: 28
Views: 5403

Re: Mugello 240 ??

ive contacted rich taylor re the early batch of gt 240s with tight bores hes willing to check my cylinder to see if in spec . so another box can be ticked off the potential causes . rich taylors gt240 demonstrator that i rode over at disco dezs , has a bgm v4 clubman fitted this was on scooter when ...
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