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by Collector Inspector
Sun Feb 18, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: New member and down a nut
Replies: 17
Views: 345

Re: New member and down a nut

I do not actually see what this is all about............ Every one of many Gulls/Amal on anything.......has a nut? 1953 AC 20180218_190634[1].jpg 1947 SDP 20180218_192806[1].jpg Perhaps added I do not know. All Anzani Amal 2 jets have the nut though. If you want an adjuster with a lock nut........f...
by Collector Inspector
Tue Jan 23, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Taking SJM 661L5 For a Run
Replies: 19
Views: 554

Re: Taking SJM 661L5 For a Run

Indeed it was a loose carb Jon, it was sorted but sadly video of it running correctly was lost.

Another go.

If anyone has a comment about the "L" which should not be there, please chip in aye.

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Mon Jan 22, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Taking SJM 661L5 For a Run
Replies: 19
Views: 554

Taking SJM 661L5 For a Run

If anyone remembers I got a mess via Ebay in 2009. Took me quite some time to recondition fully mechanically. (Not Restored.......I hate that). Anyway I am away/off to The Donnelly in Rakali with this as ballast. I have a new rego stika for my river dinghy (Pretty Blue the stika) as well so all goo...
by Collector Inspector
Sun Jan 21, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Strange Spark Plug find
Replies: 11
Views: 341

Re: Strange Spark Plug find

Yep I understand.

Sadly all of my new olds purchases for Dears have been duff. Maybe just me down under?

I have quite a collection of old and period plugs that came installed with Old Dears.

They all work a treat.

Clean em and gap em not a problem at all.

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Strange Spark Plug find
Replies: 11
Views: 341

Re: Strange Spark Plug find

let's try that again: http://i1088.photobucket.com/albums/i326/meyerboy/100_0130_zpshjbwoatr.jpg A common thang back then for that style. Mostly two stroke applications. There used to be some advertising regarding what was termed "Whiskering" which was a common problem of carbon build up ...
by Collector Inspector
Fri Jan 19, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: EFPC Starts OK but Won't Stop
Replies: 10
Views: 560

Re: EFPC Starts OK but Won't Stop

[quote]from a modern moped, fits o.k[/quote

One of many problems starts right there.

Simple old Gulls need simple Old Carbs........at least?

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Fri Jan 19, 2018 9:54 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Until Told OtherWise = Friday
Replies: 126
Views: 17837

Re: Until Told OtherWise = Friday

Today is time for taking a swim........these places are just the beginning aye.

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-01-19/s ... ip/9343932

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Fri Jan 19, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Help
Topic: Skeletal Bracket
Replies: 38
Views: 1295

Re: Skeletal Bracket

So that is what they are......

Never knew what they were for.

8)

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Fri Jan 19, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Villiers Coils
Replies: 38
Views: 2683

Re: Villiers Coils

Yes!

Well done!

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Moderator's Meeting
Replies: 33
Views: 1489

Re: Moderator's Meeting

Get over it cupcake!

No really...................sorry to here ya is dry docked mate.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=to1D3kc_e80

Get well and Moderating!

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Wed Jan 17, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: Help
Topic: Crankcase Alignment
Replies: 13
Views: 422

Re: Crankcase Alignment

Yep....normal.

Just make sure that the join is flush and square across the block base.

Have fun with yr engine.

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Tue Jan 16, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: Events and Racing Seagulls
Topic: Modified 102
Replies: 32
Views: 907

Re: Modified 102

Just watching from now on.

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Mon Jan 15, 2018 8:00 am
Forum: Events and Racing Seagulls
Topic: Modified 102
Replies: 32
Views: 907

Re: Modified 102

Jon

If you play reeds on the block you are the victim of the induction timing.

If you play reeds directly on the crankcase you have room to move with transfer timing.

I am also a bit confused ................

Keep us posted aye.

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Sat Jan 13, 2018 5:43 am
Forum: Events and Racing Seagulls
Topic: Modified 102
Replies: 32
Views: 907

Re: Modified 102

Not reed "Valves" just one is all that is required. I had this idea a while ago in one of my posts regarding a silver century power head toy.......... An idea from a C-Powa. You will see in both of these pics how the read block looks and where it fits. DSC05295.JPG DSC05293.JPG On BS the ...

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