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Author: Pigford
Tue Jan 21, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: GEL BATTERY ADVICE PROVIDED
Replies: 1
Views: 81

GEL BATTERY ADVICE PROVIDED

Maybe useful for some - copy & paste:


https://youtu.be/yucIGJPRFJY
Author: Pigford
Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:56 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Engine just cuts out! Any suggestions please?
Replies: 14
Views: 355

Re: Engine just cuts out! Any suggestions please?

Sudden stopping (as said) more likely electrical, fuel starvation will be slower & more ragged stall.
Author: Pigford
Fri Jan 17, 2020 6:57 am
Forum: The Bottom Shed
Topic: rd 400 rebuild
Replies: 19
Views: 332

Re: rd 400 rebuild

What are you lot on ???

Kenny Roberts colours are it:

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Author: Pigford
Wed Jan 15, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: The Bottom Shed
Topic: rd 400 rebuild
Replies: 19
Views: 332

Re: rd 400 rebuild

LUSH :twisted:
Author: Pigford
Wed Jan 15, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Cam Chain & Top Idler Query
Replies: 4
Views: 148

Re: Cam Chain & Top Idler Query

Tonto wrote:Thanks, will acquire / fit a new one.
Chrisu - yes crank was at TDC, but since then I think my ineptitude may have caused me a new issue :-(



You ain't bent some valves now, have you?

Been there and done that whilst adjusting auto-tensioner....... not once, but twice in the last 30yrs :roll:
Author: Pigford
Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:03 am
Forum: The Bottom Shed
Topic: Iron curtain revisited.
Replies: 21
Views: 413

Re: Iron curtain revisited.

CX500 - Plastic Maggot - HATE THEM ............. Reason being; back in 1980 I was out on my first Z900A4, girlfriend on the back (squashed into the 2:4 seat :twisted: ) and I was scraping the Zed on a large roundabout (bike was wobbling all over the shop) when a CX500 wafts past on the outside of me...
Author: Pigford
Sat Jan 11, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: New Here?
Topic: Newbie to the site
Replies: 8
Views: 209

Re: Newbie to the site

That's well handsome :up
Author: Pigford
Sat Dec 28, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: Out and About
Topic: Z1 Collection Rowlands Castle (Hampshire)
Replies: 2
Views: 365

Re: Z1 Collection Rowlands Castle (Hampshire)

Old haunt of mine as a lad - used to whizz about there occasionally on me X7 in the late 1970’s!
All my kids live Portsmouth area :up
Author: Pigford
Mon Dec 23, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1B Swinging Arm Pivot bolt
Replies: 14
Views: 525

Re: Z1B Swinging Arm Pivot bolt

Photo may help?
Author: Pigford
Thu Dec 19, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Holy Grail feeler gauge
Replies: 6
Views: 430

Re: Holy Grail feeler gauge

rick-chuck wrote:So the blade portion of the unobtainium gauge is easy...but what size is the wire gauge? I'm thinking .030



UK site, so stick to "mm" - don't confuse us even though we've managed to escape from Europe :D
Author: Pigford
Wed Dec 18, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1A 900 1166 BIG BORE KIT
Replies: 8
Views: 334

Re: Z1A 900 1166 BIG BORE KIT

Al wrote:As was said have a look with a torch and mirror bearing in mind up-skirt viewing is now more than a misdemeanor :D
AL


Very good Al :up

Get some more photo's up pleeze :wink:
Author: Pigford
Mon Dec 02, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: top idle sprocket
Replies: 2
Views: 198

Re: top idle sprocket

Have a word with Rob (Zed1015) - he makes/sells an improved/modified version!
Author: Pigford
Thu Nov 28, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: KZ900 the beginning
Replies: 60
Views: 7881

Re: KZ900 the beginning

Great job.

Do yourself a favour and cover that yellow battery - spoils the lovely looks of your bike :up
Author: Pigford
Tue Nov 26, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Z650 / 1100
Replies: 32
Views: 1859

Re: Z650 / 1100

Looking good - Nice "spaceage" wheels you got going on there :up
Author: Pigford
Tue Nov 26, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Z1000ST restore
Replies: 18
Views: 901

Re: Z1000ST restore

Good reporting - :pop

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