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by mrford
Sun Sep 22, 2013 1:48 am
Forum: Help
Topic: Inline fuel filter
Replies: 12
Views: 5195

Re: Inline fuel filter

Hi Frank why not buy a new line save the original cut the new one it will be softer than the old one and you can get an other new on you can't get the old one that fits your engine perfectly !!! VIC
by mrford
Sun Sep 22, 2013 1:26 am
Forum: Help
Topic: 40 starting problems
Replies: 12
Views: 5042

Re: 40 starting problems

Hay Charles you can borrow a timing light and check timing by marking the flywheel at top dead center . Feel the piston with a pencil rock over and get a feel put a tape mark on the gas tank and one on the flywheel hook the timing light to the spark lead and you will see if the timing is way off !!!...
by mrford
Tue Aug 20, 2013 9:11 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Dam I hate being right.
Replies: 9
Views: 4422

Re: Dam I hate being right.

Hi my name is Vic and I am from north jersey U S A . I am an antique car guy and am aware of many little businesses that provide parts for our hobbies . Its not easy but such a big help John provides a service and is truly saving old seagulls !!! He is a true gentlemen always polite and helpful ! It...
by mrford
Sun Feb 10, 2013 9:50 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Best 2 Stroke Oil for Seagulls - least sludge
Replies: 40
Views: 14272

Re: Best 2 Stroke Oil for Seagulls - least sludge

Hi guys know this is a little off topic . I have a 40 plus and ran ames at 10 to 1 just like the book said its synthetic no blend . There was very little smoke and was gue in the barrel . I fly model helicopters and have a gasser that runes on 2 stroke and oil other oils smoke and come out black [Bu...
by mrford
Thu Feb 07, 2013 12:33 am
Forum: Help
Topic: CS102 HO seagull has not been used for 19 years
Replies: 13
Views: 4650

Re: CS102 HO seagull has not been used for 19 years

Hi very innovative now take a manilla tag and make some gaskets use an exato knife go slow this will get you buy ! A paper clip some bubble gum and off you go . marvelous simple machines !!!
by mrford
Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:23 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: WSC931DD8 Power Head
Replies: 13
Views: 3668

Re: WSC931DD8 Power Head

Well The X got the T !!! What ever it takes to get relaxed and calm take your time and it will be fine !!! Don't get to calm easy in the alky Good lick from VIC
by mrford
Sun Jan 20, 2013 8:50 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: spareparts for century100/ built 1965
Replies: 31
Views: 10238

Re: spareparts for century100/ built 1965

Hi guys I am wondering if this 18 mm pump impeller will fit a 40 plus shaft ??? If the out side diameter is to big I can turn it down on a lathe min is 3 mm shorter than the housing i would like to fill the housing . Would you be able to tell me what this impeller fits and what the size of the squar...
by mrford
Sun Jan 13, 2013 7:46 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: WSC931DD8 Power Head
Replies: 13
Views: 3668

Re: WSC931DD8 Power Head

Hi this looks like fitting a model T ford rod !!! You can use prussian blue and a 3 cornered scraper . Blue the crank lightly install the rod tighten the bolts and move the rod remove it look for blue scrape the blue . Be carefully and lightly clean all blue re blue crank reinstall and try again whe...
by mrford
Mon Dec 24, 2012 12:40 am
Forum: The Discussion
Topic: "How to Set Up Your Workshop For Seagull Maintenance"
Replies: 4
Views: 4167

Re: "How to Set Up Your Workshop For Seagull Maintenance"

OOooo I hate you I haven't seen the top of my bench for years !!! Guess just the product of my sick mind !!! One day SOON I will clean my bench . I have done many restoration projects . But my seagull was a gift from the god neptune . Its pretty and it ran after 2 pulls following your instructions ....
by mrford
Fri Dec 21, 2012 10:39 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Plastic fuel tank...
Replies: 18
Views: 7747

Re: Plastic fuel tank...

I don't know wonder how much it would be to make new brass ones stamp the ends and roll the rest silver solder and use your fuel fill neck soft soldered in ??? If I had a bad one on a nice motor I would give 100 bux for a perfect replacement just solder the neck and paint !!! A perfect top for your ...
by mrford
Fri Dec 21, 2012 10:20 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: End of the world..
Replies: 13
Views: 4122

Re: End of the world..

OOOooo Yes as long as there are oreos and beer and I can polish my seagull and my model A ford life will go on MERRY CHRISTMAS from across the pond from VIC
by mrford
Fri Dec 14, 2012 11:26 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: seagull pull cord
Replies: 18
Views: 8557

Re: seagull pull cord

O yes I think they should sit in a chair with a seat belt in the living room with pillows on the floor just in case they fall out of the chair . Maybe watch the telley ??? Or maybe just be careful and have a good time . Guess this sounds like a governmental solution . Well lets all have a good laugh...
by mrford
Fri Dec 14, 2012 11:14 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Good guys...
Replies: 5
Views: 2719

Re: Good guys...

WOW that sure sounds like a good time wish I could take you up on that one maybe one day . I think it would be an interesting place to see . Thank you so much may be one day VIC
by mrford
Thu Dec 13, 2012 11:25 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Good guys...
Replies: 5
Views: 2719

Re: Good guys...

Every once in a while you meet truly good people . John and most of you seagull guys are good people your hobby is strictly for fun no one is getting rich . Just lots of fun one day I hope I can come to briton to meet face to face . I think you guys are wonderful . Thank you from VIC
by mrford
Thu Dec 13, 2012 10:57 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Clones
Replies: 17
Views: 6088

Re: Clones

WOW boy thats totally scary I knew it was bad but had no idea it was that bad . Guess the morons have no idea !!! Stay safe and love that moving parts !!! VIC