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by DeadeyeDick
Wed Sep 25, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Paint for Seagulls - Silver, Black, Bronze.
Replies: 10
Views: 6684

Re: Paint for Seagulls - Silver, Black, Bronze.

There's only one paint for a Seagull tank as far as I'm concerned, Hammerite Smooth. Just repainted two blue steel tanks, their blue is just the right shade. Done correctly with a brush you can get a mirror finish. I paint yachts and cars with a brush, it can be done!
by DeadeyeDick
Tue Sep 17, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: Woodruff Key
Replies: 7
Views: 4507

Re: Woodruff Key

My baseplate comes off without having to remove the key. Only need to remove it when splitting the crankcase.
by DeadeyeDick
Tue Aug 08, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: Help
Topic: carb
Replies: 24
Views: 10383

Re: carb

At last! I've found what I was looking for. I'm sure there's an answer to every question in this wonderful place, it's just finding it that's the problem! Pictures are worth a thousand words, I now have the confidence to remove the heavily spiralled 'nail' holding the float needle plate in place and...
by DeadeyeDick
Mon Aug 07, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: New to this board? - This may help you.
Replies: 3
Views: 9532

Re: New to this board? - This may help you.

Gentlemen, I'm getting punch drunk scrolling through page after page of replies to the question I need an answer to, thank heavens there is a search facility to narrow it down a bit! But, every answer to the question of fuel level in a Villiers concentric (40+) bowl skirts around the problem of floa...