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by beat
Fri Jan 24, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: Little BSS cafe racer
Replies: 18
Views: 1088
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Little BSS cafe racer

hi francoise is not the distance A by 70 mm for the VM34 ?? ? this means, the zylinderhead nead some welding work to make it fit. I do use a Mik TM 32 on my bike, but with a very short selfmade spigot because there is very smal space for the carb on the Cheney frame. in general, this nitrile rubber ...
by beat
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: It sparks
Replies: 203
Views: 51320
Flag: Switzerland

Re: It sparks

DSCN1626.jpeg
near on finished......
<216 :grin:
by beat
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: It sparks
Replies: 203
Views: 51320
Flag: Switzerland

Re: It sparks

DSCN1625.jpeg
on the way....
<216
by beat
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: Starfire 441
Replies: 56
Views: 8036
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Starfire 441

it is coming nicer than new :!:

beat
by beat
Tue Jan 14, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Exeter Trial 2020
Replies: 7
Views: 288
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Exeter Trial 2020

congrat Jan :thumb :thumb

my guess: no fire is making it easier to Winn :ban


beat &lt;069 &lt;069
by beat
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: "Old Smokey" A 1970 B44
Replies: 24
Views: 639
Flag: Switzerland

Re: "Old Smokey" A 1970 B44

the first b44icon engine with no spark plug.
my guess is, it will run on diesel :thumb :ban

see what is coming out on it ......

beat ;-)
by beat
Sat Jan 11, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: It sparks
Replies: 203
Views: 51320
Flag: Switzerland

Re: It sparks

13 years, only just started.... yes, - compared as I am married now since 34 years - just started <948 <948 <948 well, - the circuit: the onboard Voltage ( between 5 V and 17 V ) comes in to the box and to the Voltage Regulator LDO as long as onboard voltage is higher than 9 Volts, outgoing of the ...
by beat
Sat Jan 11, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: "Old Smokey" A 1970 B44
Replies: 24
Views: 639
Flag: Switzerland

Re: "Old Smokey" A 1970 B44

:shock: :shock: :shock:

:thumb :thumb
by beat
Fri Jan 10, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: It sparks
Replies: 203
Views: 51320
Flag: Switzerland

Re: It sparks

have you got a new circuit? yes, there is something the like... DSCN1622.jpeg DSCN1623.jpeg DSCN1624.jpeg the plan, the part list and the measured values at the given points. will explain it tomorrow. for today: I notice that in a couple of weeks this topic will have been running for 13 years! The ...
by beat
Fri Jan 10, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: "Old Smokey" A 1970 B44
Replies: 24
Views: 639
Flag: Switzerland

Re: "Old Smokey" A 1970 B44

actualy a nice bike, but it seams to me it needs a good welder for the piston and maybe a new set of points :?: :?:

:lol: :lol:
by beat
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:20 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: "Old Smokey" A 1970 B44
Replies: 24
Views: 639
Flag: Switzerland

Re: "Old Smokey" A 1970 B44

Ohhhhhh my dear.....

:shock: :shock: <206 <206
by beat
Tue Jan 07, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: It sparks
Replies: 203
Views: 51320
Flag: Switzerland

Re: It sparks

the winter- brewery has season again....
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new power transistor in use
plans, comments and numbers in a few days...
<216
by beat
Tue Jan 07, 2020 9:23 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 234
Views: 39059
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

minetymenace wrote:
Mon Jan 06, 2020 12:14 pm
metric thread inserts
:?: :?: <201 <1002 <017 <119 <119
will go to measure them soon ......

<215 <215
by beat
Sun Jan 05, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 234
Views: 39059
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

bad headache :!:
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crack in the head......
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grind out for welding
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hope it holds for a while.....
a common Goldie sickness ??
anyone knows :?:

beat <017
by beat
Sun Jan 05, 2020 9:06 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Bsa MX cam
Replies: 2
Views: 200
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Bsa MX cam

hi Webby

my original B50MX cam was about the same after somewhere 80 000 km's.
since 20 000 km's is a PES MX cam in, - and it looks still perfect.

beat :smile:
by beat
Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:24 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: B40 in OIF frame issues
Replies: 27
Views: 1096
Flag: Switzerland

Re: B40 in OIF frame issues

Jeff K wrote:
Wed Jan 01, 2020 2:45 am
I learn a long time ago to listen to my elders.
not everithing was good what they said, - but a lot is still useful today :thumb :thumb :thumb :thumb :thumb
by beat
Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: WD B40 refurbishment
Replies: 16
Views: 817
Flag: Switzerland

Re: WD B40 refurbishment

thanks pelle

beat :ok
by beat
Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: B40 in OIF frame issues
Replies: 27
Views: 1096
Flag: Switzerland

Re: B40 in OIF frame issues

Jeff K wrote:
Sun Dec 29, 2019 11:39 pm
I always have a large tin of the Copper and the high temp Nickel close by when working on bikes.
:thumb :thumb
by beat
Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: WD B40 refurbishment
Replies: 16
Views: 817
Flag: Switzerland

Re: WD B40 refurbishment

What brand of Tire is it on your rear Wheel ?

beat :?:
by beat
Fri Dec 27, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: WD B40 refurbishment
Replies: 16
Views: 817
Flag: Switzerland

Re: WD B40 refurbishment

:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :lol: :lol: :lol: :thumb
by beat
Tue Dec 24, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: B40 in OIF frame issues
Replies: 27
Views: 1096
Flag: Switzerland

Re: B40 in OIF frame issues

craigacc wrote:
Mon Dec 23, 2019 6:08 pm
But smokes like a steam engine on full power. Any ideas?
Hmmmm <201
what abouth this oilscrapper ring, laying near the foot mat at your workbench ?

should it not be ........ :?: &lt;069 :?: <214
by beat
Sun Dec 22, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: My B50SS
Replies: 36
Views: 7448
Flag: Switzerland

Re: My B50SS

:thumb :thumb :thumb

<212
by beat
Fri Dec 20, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: RAR DRIVE CHAIN
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Flag: Switzerland

Re: RAR DRIVE CHAIN

I am using the DID 520 VT2 narrow X Ring.

a veri good chain IMO

beat
by beat
Thu Dec 19, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: OIL FEED PIPE THREADS
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Flag: Switzerland

Re: OIL FEED PIPE THREADS

????

--------UNF---we learn at school as this is a shortening for * UNFINISHED * <201 <201

:thumb :thumb
by beat
Thu Dec 19, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: RAR DRIVE CHAIN
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Flag: Switzerland

Re: RAR DRIVE CHAIN

*beezergeezer* wrote:
Wed Dec 18, 2019 1:03 am
Gold Chain
could not afford something the like :oops:
by beat
Thu Dec 19, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: The Beast Of Minety
Replies: 419
Views: 73323
Flag: Switzerland

Re: The Beast Of Minety

minetymenace wrote:
Thu Dec 19, 2019 1:49 pm
Everyone is invited!
:?: ---- If I am still alive........

<213
by beat
Tue Dec 17, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: The Beast Of Minety
Replies: 419
Views: 73323
Flag: Switzerland

Re: The Beast Of Minety

any kind of heating system in this shed :?: :?:

beat <201
by beat
Sun Dec 08, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 234
Views: 39059
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

sorting a next problem hopefully:
smaller primary gearing
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30 teeth belt drive gear needs 55 mm bore
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the original Goldie part needs machined down to 30 mm
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"Spannsatz" in place
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on the crankshaft...
now I just need to pik up the Belt 896 SLV8-30
.....beat <216
by beat
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: 1978 CCM Replica Build
Replies: 226
Views: 46914
Flag: Switzerland

Re: 1978 CCM Replica Build

a beautie in its golden frame....

:thumb :thumb :thumb
by beat
Sat Nov 23, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 234
Views: 39059
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

If the starting rollers had some texture, rather than being smooth...??? maybe, yes, - it could do it. - but : where is the starting roller device if the engine is stalling somewhere out in the mud ?? I must and I ( myself or Monky Lo ) will be able to set it in motion by kickstarting I think. beat...
by beat
Fri Nov 22, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 234
Views: 39059
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

hi skip, you mean the starting the engine ? yes ?---- ( not starting the all Race ? ) until now, with this 50 years ( and more ) old piston , it was not evan necessary to use the valve lifter to kick it over. Kompression was so low..... :oops: next, the comp Ratio will be around 9 : 1 and with the h...
by beat
Thu Nov 21, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 234
Views: 39059
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

500 to 650 doesn't sound much, but it is a 30% increase. Are you doing anything to the head/carb? What about the transmission, will it be able to handle all that additional power? well, now, with this more than 50 years old piston it should bring 40 ore 42 HP, - this in best condition. as it is con...
by beat
Wed Nov 20, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 234
Views: 39059
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Re: Star

Well, - the front fork is done, DSCN1558.jpeg the gearbox is overhauled and the head is welded: DSCN1570.jpeg DSCN1572.jpeg now, the engine is getting a new piston ( 90 mm ) and a new Nicasil coated barrel and a new crankshaft with 102mm stroke. will make 650 ccm in state of the 500 ccm it had.... D...
by beat
Sun Nov 17, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 234
Views: 39059
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

thank you Barry, - and yes, surprisingly the all family enjoyed to work at this project :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

as next, the engine will get some modifications as well, - I will date up when progress is to see...

beat <216
by beat
Sun Nov 17, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 234
Views: 39059
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

Well, - as after the season is before the season, Bildschirmfoto 2019-11-17 um 20.32.50.png some " minor " works needed on the thing... Bildschirmfoto 2019-10-23 um 22.01.48.png Bildschirmfoto 2019-10-23 um 22.02.05.png Bildschirmfoto 2019-11-17 um 20.32.04.png Bildschirmfoto 2019-11-17 um 20.29.51....
by beat
Sun Nov 17, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 234
Views: 39059
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

hi friends Started abouth one year ago like this Bildschirmfoto 2019-11-17 um 21.01.06.png enjoyed working within 27 weeks to get it like this DSCN1264.jpg and finely like this Bildschirmfoto 2019-11-17 um 21.16.16.png it comes to that picture this weekend: DSCN1562.jpeg Second in the OMC Championsh...
by beat
Sat Nov 16, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: Typhoon BX60V
Replies: 87
Views: 20383
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Typhoon BX60V

SteveS wrote:
Sat Nov 16, 2019 10:13 am
and then I can start the final (?) assembly
Dos this exist for a BSA : a final assembly :?: :?: :?: <201 <201 <201

&lt;069 &lt;069

beat :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by beat
Wed Nov 13, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: B44 on the cheap!
Replies: 19
Views: 1189
Flag: Switzerland

Re: B44 on the cheap!

:thumb :thumb :thumb
by beat
Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Electric Start
Replies: 631
Views: 124947
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Electric Start

What break fluid are you using in it? hi skip, I do use the same oil as in the engine, a straight 50 mineral. Is it the hose or the slave cylinder causing the problem guess it is the hose and the according connectors. so I get air in the slave cylinder..... if you use proven hydraulic parts from mo...
by beat
Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 234
Views: 39059
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

Thank you mark, - yes, it is for classic MX sidecar races.
soon I will update the story, overlooking this last year as our first season.

greetings

beat..... <212