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Forum: Trike Magazine 14-09-2017, 09:03 AM
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Posted By harry
Anything like these ? ...

Anything like these ?
...
Forum: Down The Pub 02-09-2017, 11:27 AM
Replies: 3,430
Views: 180,484
Posted By harry
I'm off on me hols too. Crewing a sailing boat...

I'm off on me hols too. Crewing a sailing boat around Greece. I suspect my main job will be repelling boarders.

I only do internet on me PC so I'll chat to you on our return. :D
Forum: The Workshop 31-08-2017, 08:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 616
Posted By harry
Usualy indicators would be fed from the ignition...

Usualy indicators would be fed from the ignition switch. But the hazards to be legal have to work when the ignition is on and when off. So need a feed not from the ignition switch.
Forum: Biker Chat 30-07-2017, 08:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 842
Posted By harry
I don't think we have the technology yet to go...

I don't think we have the technology yet to go all electric. Certainly we don't have the generating capacity whether clean or not.

But here is my suggestion (borrowed from Scalextric) A slot down...
Forum: The Workshop 22-07-2017, 10:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 400
Posted By harry
You're correct using one master cylinder to two...

You're correct using one master cylinder to two slave cylinders will double the travel of the pedal before the brakes come on and possibly run out of reserve travel when the brakes are hot.
...
Forum: The Workshop 25-06-2017, 11:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,834
Posted By harry
I thought I'd sneak in quietly and suprise you. ...

I thought I'd sneak in quietly and suprise you. :D
Forum: The Workshop 24-06-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,834
Posted By harry
Hi sorry for the delayed answer. If you're...

Hi sorry for the delayed answer. If you're buiding the trike do you need MSVA?

Simple stuff first, you need hazards for MoT and MSVA. They have to work with the ignition on and off.

Parking...
Forum: Trike Magazine 14-06-2017, 09:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 660
Posted By harry
Cheese sarnies aside I've done me research and...

Cheese sarnies aside I've done me research and found this: Caution if you've not realised how mixed up and inconsistent the regs can be look away now.

Under C&U regs (but only C&U) a motorcycle is...
Forum: Trike Magazine 12-06-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 660
Posted By harry
Further to that. As I forgot while researching...

Further to that. As I forgot while researching your question that we are probably talking trike here.

construction and use requires all road wheels to be fitted with suspension (It actually says...
Forum: Trike Magazine 12-06-2017, 11:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 660
Posted By harry
Here's a fact for you. The MoT manual says...

Here's a fact for you. The MoT manual says motorcycles need not be fitted with REAR suspension. It also lists deliberate modification that weakens the structure as a reason for rejection ie failure....
Forum: The Workshop 03-05-2017, 07:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 410
Posted By harry
In my experience insurance companies only get...

In my experience insurance companies only get arsy if there's lots of money involved. So unless there's been a fatallity or life changing injuries to an accident victim, they rarely try to fight a...
Forum: The Workshop 02-05-2017, 07:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 207
Posted By harry
I would agree with Tricky Dicky, check every...

I would agree with Tricky Dicky, check every thing else before you start fiddling with carbs.

Its quite rare for undisturbed carbs to go out of balance.

I'd start by swapping the spark plugs...
Forum: Biker Chat 28-04-2017, 02:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 851
Posted By harry
I used to run a realy ratty Reliant Robin...

I used to run a realy ratty Reliant Robin powered trike. Over the years I got used to people telling me their dad used to own one during the war.

It was a proper garage clearance special Mini...
Forum: Down The Pub 27-04-2017, 07:03 AM
Replies: 3,430
Views: 180,484
Posted By harry
Workiong at home :D

Workiong at home :D
Forum: Down The Pub 06-04-2017, 05:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 402
Posted By harry
Congratulations to the happy couple :D

Congratulations to the happy couple :D
Forum: Biker Chat 19-03-2017, 12:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,173
Posted By harry
Well the engine rebuild went well (fingers...

Well the engine rebuild went well (fingers crossed) but not yet run.....because the brand new kickstart return spring broke. :mad:

I wouldn't mind but it took me a whole day to get the gearbox...
Forum: Down The Pub 19-03-2017, 12:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 244
Posted By harry
A true pioneer and another huge talent for that...

A true pioneer and another huge talent for that Great Gig in the sky.
Forum: The Workshop 10-03-2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 330
Posted By harry
A friend of mine had the same problem recently....

A friend of mine had the same problem recently. He ended up getting an engineering firm to machine the bores of the MC to accept 19mm pistons and using a repair kit.

I haven't checked his figures...
Forum: Down The Pub 09-03-2017, 08:08 AM
Replies: 3,430
Views: 180,484
Posted By harry
That's very good news :D

That's very good news :D
Forum: Down The Pub 08-03-2017, 04:21 PM
Replies: 3,430
Views: 180,484
Posted By harry
Hope she pulls through mate our thoughts are with...

Hope she pulls through mate our thoughts are with you.
Forum: The Workshop 25-02-2017, 01:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 247
Posted By harry
Its so hard to diagnose faults at a distance but...

Its so hard to diagnose faults at a distance but one possible explanation is you have two faults the first caused total loss of electrics such as battery failure.

Then the fuse blew when you used...
Forum: Biker Chat 19-02-2017, 10:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,173
Posted By harry
Yup it's like the BSA you pull the crank apart as...

Yup it's like the BSA you pull the crank apart as its a roller bearing.

I took the crank, barrel, engine case and new bits to Hamlins in Bridgwater.

They honed the bore while I was there...
Forum: Down The Pub 02-02-2017, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By harry
Many happy returns of the day :D

Many happy returns of the day :D
Forum: Down The Pub 02-02-2017, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 114
Posted By harry
Thanks very much. I had a lovely day. :D

Thanks very much. I had a lovely day. :D
Forum: Biker Chat 30-01-2017, 07:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,173
Posted By harry
Nope the ignition lever works perfectly. Its on...

Nope the ignition lever works perfectly. Its on the right where it should be on the left, but that's no problem.

Its all academic for now anyway. Having cured or slowed the other oil leaks i find...
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