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by moriniboy
Fri Apr 11, 2014 3:30 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: Hot Starting Problem Driving Me Nuts
Replies: 104
Views: 5432

Re: Hot Starting Problem Driving Me Nuts

No, no killswitch on the mag
by moriniboy
Fri Apr 11, 2014 12:12 am
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: Hot Starting Problem Driving Me Nuts
Replies: 104
Views: 5432

Hot Starting Problem Driving Me Nuts

Ive been wrestling with this for several years and it's not gone away! I bought a post-war single which it transpired had a warm/hot-starting problem. I could be outside the pub one pint later, kicking it for half an hour before it suddenly decided to start with no warning. Bump starting seemed to m...
by moriniboy
Wed Apr 03, 2013 10:12 pm
Forum: Pre-war Motorcycles
Topic: Paint/Powder finish for 1927 Frame?
Replies: 4
Views: 1980

Paint/Powder finish for 1927 Frame?

Im restoring a 1927 Norton 18 and am pondering how to get the (lugged) frame finished. Ive been told the plastic nature of powder-coating can cover frame cracking, but my powder-coater scoffed at this when i mentioned it. Could the heat of the oens even damage the frame construction? Any advice welc...