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Author: ZedHead
Thu Jan 17, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Crankshaft End Float
Replies: 1
Views: 4

Crankshaft End Float

I have just had a client on the phone asking how much detectable crankshaft end float he should expect? He is going to do a full strip anyway and he did say the rotor was accident damaged. The manual gives tests and specs for run out etc ... but side movement does not seem to be there? Welcome the t...
Author: ZedHead
Sun Jan 06, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: SOLD Lester wheels complete
Replies: 6
Views: 258

Re: Period Lester wheels complete

A thought that was a good project bike when on ebay. Looking forward to seeing what you do with it Padders
Author: ZedHead
Sun Jan 06, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Clutch adjuster J type three bearing.
Replies: 22
Views: 459

Re: Clutch adjuster J type three bearing.

8 Valve Mark wrote:I'm not disputing the product or your sage advice zedhead, just the mumbled instructions quoted by rick.. m


:up :up :up
Author: ZedHead
Sat Jan 05, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Measure bore diameter without strip-down - is it possible?
Replies: 4
Views: 149

Re: Measure bore diameter without strip-down - is it possible?

If the pistons are clean enough you may be able to stick a camera down the plug hole to read any markings on the piston crown or you could CC the cylinder and subtract the combustion chamber volume to find the capacity. Other than that there is no special tool that fits through the plug hole and th...
Author: ZedHead
Sat Jan 05, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Clutch adjuster J type three bearing.
Replies: 22
Views: 459

Re: Clutch adjuster J type three bearing.

8 Valve Mark wrote:a road a lubbish.


The instruction need better translation but the kit has proved very popular with those that have fitted it. Including many on this forum. Happy days
Author: ZedHead
Sat Jan 05, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: chain and sprockets
Replies: 8
Views: 300

Re: chain and sprockets

I had Talon make me a 530 dural rear sprocket for my ELR, there is some sort of equation for converting the 630 sprocket sizes to the 530 equivalent, buggered if I can remember it though. Yes Talon do custom sprockets also B&C Express Multiply everything by 1.2 to add the 20% extra teeth and ch...
Author: ZedHead
Sat Jan 05, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Clutch adjuster J type three bearing.
Replies: 22
Views: 459

Re: Clutch adjuster J type three bearing.

rickm wrote:Looks like a good piece of kit... although not sure of some of the translation in the instructions !

"Note!: When fixing a locknut, please fix a locknut while fixing as a(2) adjuster never visits attendants by a minus driver."
:??


Engrish :D
Author: ZedHead
Sat Jan 05, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: chain and sprockets
Replies: 8
Views: 300

Re: chain and sprockets

I have been meaning to document something on this subject for a long time. Meanwhile I hope this helps. Firstly, I will explain the numbers and perhaps dispel some myths. The 1st digit describes the chain pitch between pins in 1/8 inch increments. The 2nd and 3rd digits are the internal chain width ...
Author: ZedHead
Sat Jan 05, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Clutch adjuster J type three bearing.
Replies: 22
Views: 459

Re: Clutch adjuster J type three bearing.

I read that as COMPlete but in truth i cant see that that can be relevant because they are just assorted COMPonent parts. If you want to increase the leverage (mechanical advantage) you could look at rotating the arm on the mobile part. Needless to say this will require a splat of MIG afterwards to...
Author: ZedHead
Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Clutch adjuster J type three bearing.
Replies: 22
Views: 459

Re: Clutch adjuster J type three bearing.

rickm wrote:Are the engine casings different to accommodate the different adjuster mechs?


No but the PMC easy clutch kit has an adapter for earlier bike with worm gear
Author: ZedHead
Wed Jan 02, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 1973 Z1-NOISE IN MOTOR
Replies: 61
Views: 2381

Re: 1973 Z1-NOISE IN MOTOR

There are two part numbers for the output shaft, which supports your O ring theory. In which case I expect the extra length to be in the spline section.
Author: ZedHead
Tue Jan 01, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 1973 Z1-NOISE IN MOTOR
Replies: 61
Views: 2381

Re: 1973 Z1-NOISE IN MOTOR

Clutch housing/needle bearing/bushing would make sense all things considered
Author: ZedHead
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Indicator stems
Replies: 5
Views: 288

Re: Indicator stems

Gonzo wrote:I changed mine out for 'shorties'. I think they look good on my bike as it isn't stock but it's all down to personal taste.

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I think I recognise that roundabout...Lutterworth?
Author: ZedHead
Tue Jan 01, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Z1a tail tidy !
Replies: 13
Views: 286

Re: Z1a tail tidy !

Can be made to fit square light by drilling new holes
Author: ZedHead
Mon Dec 31, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Z1a tail tidy !
Replies: 13
Views: 286

Re: Z1a tail tidy !

I have them back in stock £39 + P&P

https://www.saisei-europe.com/Shop/Prod ... tor-z1-kit

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