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Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Out and About
Topic: Z1 Parked Hayling Island
Replies: 0
Views: 56

Z1 Parked Hayling Island

My son spotted a lovely looking Green/Yellow std Z1
parked in a drive, seemed to be on show, far end of island.
Anyones here? I now live in Rowlands Castle
so not far to visit.
Mike
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Fri Sep 13, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1 carb finish
Replies: 3
Views: 221

Re: Z1 carb finish

I have a set of NOS carbs, 4 individual carbs, and they are all the same finish unpolished.
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1 Carb Setup:- Guru needed
Replies: 3
Views: 198

Re: Z1 Carb Setup:- Guru needed

Thanks Philippe,
I've gone through the process 3 times now
and found nothing wrong. I will read that article just in case I've
missed something.
Did a leakdown test today and all four cylinders
are less than 5% which is better than new.
Cheers Mike
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Sat Aug 24, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1 Carb Setup:- Guru needed
Replies: 3
Views: 198

Z1 Carb Setup:- Guru needed

Does anyone know of a carb expert? Try as I might
even with some vac test kit from Chris I can't get
either of the two sets I've restored working
properly. I cannot find anything wrong at all.
Losing the will to live.
Mike
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Sat Jul 20, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Fresh build Z1A Smoking- SEP?
Replies: 4
Views: 427

Re: Fresh build Z1A Smoking- SEP?

I'm getting old... Measured bores & pistons and SEP work spot on, excellent in fact. Rings over gapped so NOS set on order I forgot to check this as I gave the whole lot to SEP with rings fitted, not sure who made the rings I'd fitted previously but schoolboy error. Should be firing the old girl...
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Wed Jul 17, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Fresh build Z1A Smoking- SEP?
Replies: 4
Views: 427

Fresh build Z1A Smoking- SEP?

Anyone recently used SEP to rebore their barrels
and had problems?
They made and installed new liners bored to match NOS
pistons I sent. New rings fitted etc and fired
the old girl up yeterday, smoked like a bugger
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Sat Jul 13, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Key No. 751 or 752
Replies: 0
Views: 202

Key No. 751 or 752

Does anyone have either a 751 or 752 ignition
key, genuine one?
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Sun Jun 09, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Z1 Swingarm
Replies: 0
Views: 183

Z1 Swingarm

Wanted a good '72/73 Z1 swingarm for a restoration.
So long as its not rotten I'm happy to restore ir.

Cheers Mike
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Wurth Time Sert M6 Kit
Replies: 1
Views: 198

Re: Wurth Time Sert M6 Kit. Resolved

Just found my kit so no longer required.
Phew...
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Wurth Time Sert M6 Kit
Replies: 1
Views: 198

Wurth Time Sert M6 Kit

Does anyone have an M6 x 1 Time-sert kit I can borrow?
Need it for Thursday.
I'll buy inserts and give you the balance as I only need one.
Will obviously cover postage both ways.

Cheers Mike
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Cylinder head copper washers, thickness
Replies: 5
Views: 379

Re: Cylinder head copper washers, thickness

Thanks Steve, I'll look into that tomorrow
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Mon Jun 03, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Cylinder head copper washers, thickness
Replies: 5
Views: 379

Re: Cylinder head copper washers, thickness

Cheers for that.
Mike
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Sun Jun 02, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Cylinder head copper washers, thickness
Replies: 5
Views: 379

Cylinder head copper washers, thickness

Does anyone have any NOS copper washers they could measure
thickness for me?

Cheers Mike
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Thu May 23, 2019 5:32 am
Forum: Meetings & Events
Topic: Stafford County Showground 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 583

Re: Stafford County Showground 2019

Hi Steve,
Thanks I'll check them out today.
Author: DogsbolloxofZ1B
Wed May 22, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Meetings & Events
Topic: Stafford County Showground 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 583

Stafford County Showground 2019

Starting to plan to go to this years Stafford
jap show. Where's the best place to stay?
I've stopped in a motel a few years back but nobody
else was there.

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