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by Horsley-Anarak
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:21 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: How does a recoil starter work ?
Replies: 8
Views: 112

Re: How does a recoil starter work ?

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Does it look like this ?
by Horsley-Anarak
Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Next generation of Seagull users
Replies: 12
Views: 223

Re: Next generation of Seagull users

Thanks for the link, he is only 16 with not much money. I think DIY store ply and polyester resin will be the way forward. He can copy one of the boats I have designed, If he likes boat building then better ply and epoxy will be the way to go. studland 2.jpg This one is surviving well, cheap ply and...
by Horsley-Anarak
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: Seized 102 power head
Replies: 16
Views: 470

Re: Seized 102 power head

african imp wrote:
Looking at the block I see two bolt heads, how do I access the other two please?


Remove flywheel and magneto base and you will find the other 2 nut.

Pull the piston out and clean the bore, I would have done this first, so that I did not damage the bore more.

H-A
by Horsley-Anarak
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: water cooling on a century model
Replies: 7
Views: 271

Re: water cooling on a century model

This is an example that has had little use.

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Clean waterways look like this

H-A
by Horsley-Anarak
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:40 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: JM magneto rubber shroud
Replies: 10
Views: 212

Re: JM magneto rubber shroud

I have had 2 SDs with it

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You can just see it in this picture.

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And see it perfectly in this other SD picture.
by Horsley-Anarak
Sun Feb 10, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: JM magneto rubber shroud
Replies: 10
Views: 212

Re: JM magneto rubber shroud

Yes have seen that on most early ones.
by Horsley-Anarak
Sun Feb 10, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Painting a 1973 Seagull Century
Replies: 10
Views: 183

Re: Painting a 1973 Seagull Century

I would say the gearbox was painted assembled, I have a new in box motor and you can see where they masked off the chrome drive tube.

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And they were shipped with no oil in the gearbox

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H-A
by Horsley-Anarak
Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Next generation of Seagull users
Replies: 12
Views: 223

Re: Next generation of Seagull users

OK will try that thanks
by Horsley-Anarak
Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Next generation of Seagull users
Replies: 12
Views: 223

Re: Next generation of Seagull users

That link did not work for me.
by Horsley-Anarak
Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Next generation of Seagull users
Replies: 12
Views: 223

Next generation of Seagull users

When your daughters friend pops round and says " I want to make a boat" what do send him home with.

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Lets hope he can get it going with a bit of help :)

H-A
by Horsley-Anarak
Wed Feb 06, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: Flywheel colour match
Replies: 8
Views: 166

Re: Flywheel colour match

I find that if you mix gold and copper Hammerite that gives a very close match.
by Horsley-Anarak
Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Ultrasonic cleaners
Replies: 3
Views: 217

Re: Ultrasonic cleaners

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I have a largish one that is heated, does remove a lot of the crap.

Does soften up a lot of the crusted on oil.

H-A
by Horsley-Anarak
Sat Jan 12, 2019 1:21 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Restoring a Marston OA
Replies: 71
Views: 9717

Re: Restoring a Marston OA

Sorry new toy 20181104_090000[1].jpg Outboards a little on the back burner, but did look at it a couple of days ago, should get it going. Did mention to Charles, that we should have a Marston meet on the Thames this year, usual venue. Last one to the pub buys the beer. https://youtu.be/jPA8ySSR40Y C...
by Horsley-Anarak
Sun Jan 06, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Events and Racing Seagulls
Topic: Lerryn Seagull Race 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 780

Re: Lerryn Seagull Race 2018

Not knowing whether Horsradish Anorak would turn up I thought to improve power - although in a longer class. Andy We almost came Andy but my new engine and boat combo is just too fast, was afraid of a lifetime ban for doing over three times the harbour speed limit. :lol: Perhaps next year I hope. H-A
by Horsley-Anarak
Wed Sep 19, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: prop shaft end float on 1969 featherweight
Replies: 5
Views: 844

Re: prop shaft end float on 1969 featherweight

I normally aim at 10 to 15 thou, I make and harden my own thrust washers from silver steel.

H-A

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