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by Hooli
Sun Dec 03, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: Small ends
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Small ends

Last time I rebuilt Stroppy she'd seized a pin & ruined the small end so I got them machined out & BSA A10 bushes fitted. These got reamed to fit the Triumph pins & all seemed good. However on stripping it down today as part of getting the frame welded & sorting leaks I've found one of these bushes ...
by Hooli
Mon Nov 27, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: indian bullet gearbox issue
Replies: 1
Views: 293

Re: indian bullet gearbox issue

We used to have someone who knew all about Bullets, I hope they are still around.
by Hooli
Sat Nov 11, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: What did you do Today
Replies: 9306
Views: 147794

Re: What did you do Today

House was winter ready last weekend, so today I decorated* the kitchen.

Damn, the forum uploading isn't working...
by Hooli
Sun Nov 05, 2017 1:29 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: new member, saying sorry!
Replies: 4
Views: 754

Re: new member, saying sorry!

triumph5ta wrote: This makes the springy thing (technical term)
Bi-metallic strip.
by Hooli
Mon Oct 30, 2017 11:56 am
Forum: General Banter
Topic: What did you do Today
Replies: 9306
Views: 147794

Re: What did you do Today

A week into the new place & I've nearly got it sorted for winter. Had to fix the heating, hot water, insulate the loft, fit a door frame and door to the utility room (single brick uninsulated), rewire the upstairs lights and loads of little bits. Still need to fix the two windows that don't shut pro...
by Hooli
Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:52 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: What did you do Today
Replies: 9306
Views: 147794

Re: What did you do Today

Moving house monday. She's got the cottage & all the money/effort/time/etc I put into it & I get to start again with feck all.

Wonderful....

On the brightside, I'll have a garage & will finally be able to start rebuilding Stroppy.
by Hooli
Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: How did this keep it's 1956 Reg No ?
Replies: 3
Views: 202

Re: How did this keep it's 1956 Reg No ?

Let me guess, they've stamped the new frame with the original number as you are allowed to do with a new replacement. Then 'forgot' to mention it's slightly modified.
by Hooli
Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: CB900 BolDor fuel problem
Replies: 1
Views: 524

Re: CB900 BolDor fuel problem

I'd be looking at the pickup & if having low fuel means it's sucking air at times. Mind you I don't know these bikes at all.

Isn't 6ltrs nearly on reserve anyway?
by Hooli
Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:42 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: new member, saying sorry!
Replies: 4
Views: 754

Re: new member, saying sorry!

Hello.

No idea on the indicators sorry.
by Hooli
Mon Oct 09, 2017 11:34 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Joke for today
Replies: 1122
Views: 56304

Re: Joke for today

I said to the lass already at the bus stop 'when's it due?'

She replied 'I'm not pregnant you cheeky shit'

I said 'I meant the bus you stupid fat bitch'