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by Nudge
Mon Feb 18, 2019 4:08 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: How does a recoil starter work ?
Replies: 9
Views: 172

Re: How does a recoil starter work ?

Depends on the recoil starter you have!
Try it and see!
I do not have one so I don't really know.... when you find out show us.
by Nudge
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Boats Suitable For Seagulls
Topic: Fixing the 20 footer
Replies: 34
Views: 7821

Re: Fixing the 20 footer

IMG_4097.JPG IMG_4098.JPG IMG_4099.JPG IMG_4096.JPG IMG_4102.JPG The lifter is made from 65mm x50mm 6mm wall Ali with a 24v hospital bed lifter actuator that I got from a scrap yard. You could also use a powered car seat motor or window motor. I run mine on a small 12v lead acid battery as it was t...
by Nudge
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: Help
Topic: Drive Shaft assembly query
Replies: 5
Views: 155

Re: Drive Shaft assembly query

All good!
The offer is out there if you need it!
by Nudge
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: Help
Topic: Flywheel colour match
Replies: 8
Views: 183

Re: Flywheel colour match

As far as I know they can scan (not 100% sure) if not Bunnings can scan then go to Wairau Paint
by Nudge
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: Help
Topic: Drive Shaft assembly query
Replies: 5
Views: 155

Re: Drive Shaft assembly query

If you need to have a look at one that is not in bits give me a shout. (or the book)

You going down the Waikato this Easter?
by Nudge
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Help
Topic: Flywheel colour match
Replies: 8
Views: 183

Re: Flywheel colour match

Appreciate the info. I will give it a go.
Luckily enough, I can get the colours over here.
Thanks again. (Kia ora rawa atu)
Greyman56


Just go to carcolors or wairau paint centre and they will mix the colour you need.
Both on the North Shore, Auckland...... Like Me!

Welcome
by Nudge
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Boats Suitable For Seagulls
Topic: Fixing the 20 footer
Replies: 34
Views: 7821

Re: Fixing the 20 footer

Hi John,
I will get some better pics over the weekend and post them up.

The PVC was /is 2 bits glued together then the top layer had a thread cut in it with a round nose cutter then I covered it in primer and another layer of glue.
by Nudge
Sat Feb 09, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Painting a 1973 Seagull Century
Replies: 10
Views: 207

Re: Painting a 1973 Seagull Century

As far as I know it was painted as assembled parts then the filler plug was changed out for a clean one, the bolts were also changed.
by Nudge
Thu Feb 07, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Dreaded Bedding Compound.
Replies: 11
Views: 254

Re: Dreaded Bedding Compound.

PS does the cat know were it’s name comes from? :)


I don't think it is going to be Cello Tape (unless the cat was found in a sticky mess) :mrgreen:
by Nudge
Tue Feb 05, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Super Single
Replies: 8
Views: 253

Re: Super Single

looks like it would have been real deep in the water?
by Nudge
Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: Help
Topic: Non seagull outboard I. D
Replies: 67
Views: 2314

Re: Non seagull outboard I. D

Looks like it may have been sitting in some water?
by Nudge
Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Super Single
Replies: 8
Views: 253

Re: Super Single

I will have to dig out my bits and have a look. Where is the number stamped ( I haven't looked so I have no clue) and there is not enough bits to make an engine or even start looking for the rest of it.
Like the rest of us I will keep them here just in case some one needs a bit.
by Nudge
Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:11 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Locking latch
Replies: 25
Views: 812

Re: Locking latch

I'm thinking picture framing shops. I'm sure it was used on old picture frames.


You might be right there!
by Nudge
Sun Feb 03, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: On AU Ebay 2Day
Replies: 10
Views: 287

Re: On AU Ebay 2Day

That is a lot of money for an engine that is seized and has a cracked block! :shock:
by Nudge
Sun Feb 03, 2019 10:04 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Super Single
Replies: 8
Views: 253

Re: Super Single

I have one or two bits for one of those... flywheel, magneto and base, gearbox (no prop) drive shaft
I will dig it out and have a look / take some pics of it.
You pay the shipping and the bits are yours

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