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Forum: Old's Cool 05-25-2015, 01:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,117
Posted By Andy-Gadget
If it is the pick ups that are at fault, changing...

If it is the pick ups that are at fault, changing the magnet won't make any difference, as if I suspect is the case that the trigger for one coil is on all the time.

I don't have the Dyna wiring...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-23-2015, 11:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,117
Posted By Andy-Gadget
When you say you sent the Dyna unit back to them,...

When you say you sent the Dyna unit back to them, did you include the triggers?

One possible cause of your described symptoms is a trigger sending back the "close points" or Dwell period signal to...
Forum: Equipment 05-23-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3,048
Views: 1,199,505
Posted By Andy-Gadget
My Mille GT, festooned with Velcro ties, getting...

My Mille GT, festooned with Velcro ties, getting new steering head bearings before being shipped off the Europe for six months riding.
...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-16-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By Andy-Gadget
The clutch and flywheel can be disassembled with...

The clutch and flywheel can be disassembled with out special tools, it is going back together that the tools are needed, but some time thinking about it can overcome this need.
First you need a...
Forum: Equipment 05-15-2015, 04:50 AM
Replies: 3,048
Views: 1,199,505
Posted By Andy-Gadget
I don't use zip ties anymore for most of my tying...

I don't use zip ties anymore for most of my tying back tasks, I use these things.
http://www.head-fi.org/image/id/7012650
Can be daisy chained to any length required, but most importantly can be...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-09-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 307
Posted By Andy-Gadget
The joys of mixing metric and imperial together,...

The joys of mixing metric and imperial together, made to order stuffup like landers into Mars :evil

The old designation, 3.00 x 19 is the width of the tyre across the widest part of the side...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-27-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 23,138
Posted By Andy-Gadget
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/MV-Agus...

http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/MV-Agusta/i-pxKtBft/0/L/IMG_0540-L.jpg
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/MV-Agusta/i-2vCvg2g/0/L/IMG_0526-L.jpg
Forum: Old's Cool 04-21-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 557
Posted By Andy-Gadget
I was at the book launch of "No room for...

I was at the book launch of "No room for watermelons" in Hobart a month ago, interesting bloke, the old bike scene is big in the apple isle.
Forum: Old's Cool 03-30-2015, 02:25 AM
Replies: 1,308
Views: 133,078
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Does it need better oiling? the old Falcone and...

Does it need better oiling? the old Falcone and the Astore both have oil mist lubricating their primary gears and clutch. And in fact have problems with the clutch if too much oil is in there.
Or is...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-21-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 23,138
Posted By Andy-Gadget
1924 FN ...

1924 FN
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Old-bike/i-R3x38xv/0/L/IMG_0406-L.jpg
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Old-bike/i-Ht8jkNV/0/L/IMG_0407-L.jpg...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-14-2015, 10:04 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 23,138
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Very clean and nice Vincati, a mate has one, and...

Very clean and nice Vincati, a mate has one, and an even rarer Duchonda built by the same bloke around a K3 750 four.
Forum: The Garage 03-02-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 3,303
Views: 475,856
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Received my machine shop. ...

Received my machine shop.

http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/The-great-under-house-dig-out/i-RWD27f5/0/L/IMG_0397-L.jpg...
Forum: Airheads 02-21-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 8,093
Views: 1,674,108
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Rear is a 120/90 18 Michelin Machadam, front is a...

Rear is a 120/90 18 Michelin Machadam, front is a 10/90 19 Pirelli scopion.

It isn't all 100/7, I used to run a big early /7 tank that only fitted a round air filter, hence the 100/7 starter cover...
Forum: Airheads 02-21-2015, 12:33 AM
Replies: 8,093
Views: 1,674,108
Posted By Andy-Gadget
My mainland bike is back in Tasmania again, for a...

My mainland bike is back in Tasmania again, for a rejig of the headlight and handlebars area.

http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Mainland-bike/i-jJxgNBV/0/L/IMG_5261-L.jpg...
Forum: Australia 01-02-2015, 04:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 651
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Right now I am on my LNG carrier in Dampier, WA,...

Right now I am on my LNG carrier in Dampier, WA, home of "red dog" the movie, off to Japan for one more trip.

When I am actually in Tassie, I live in Glebe, just north of the old university, so...
Forum: Australia 01-01-2015, 01:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 651
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Hi Red, where in the apple isle do you reside, I...

Hi Red, where in the apple isle do you reside, I am in Hobart, but Tassie is a decentralized state :-)

BTW, welcome, and sorry to hear about the leg.
Forum: Australia 12-14-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,102
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Even in the nicest time of year, Feb to April,...

Even in the nicest time of year, Feb to April, the weather can be "fickle". so don't lock in places to be, especially if you are camping, "Tuesday is Queenstown" locks you into being there in the...
Forum: Australia 12-11-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,847
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Wadamana, on the Shannon river, just west of the...

Wadamana, on the Shannon river, just west of the Lakes highway meeting with the Poatina road.
Used to use the water from Great Lake, until they put it east to Poatina, if you come at it from the...
Forum: Australia 12-11-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,847
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Cockle creek, as far south as you can go in...

Cockle creek, as far south as you can go in Australia.
The Tahoun air walk, and the road to it.
Cape Grim, the freshest air in the world.
The road south from delorraine, known as "golden valley"...
Forum: Australia 11-17-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 1,973
Views: 191,637
Posted By Andy-Gadget
I had an IT175 J model in Mt Isa, and it had this...

I had an IT175 J model in Mt Isa, and it had this system on it, and my understanding of the system is as follows:

The column of air in the inlet tract has inertia, and wants to keep moving, even...
Forum: Australia 10-24-2014, 12:34 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,840
Posted By Andy-Gadget
He means the Channel TT circuit, all the...

He means the Channel TT circuit, all the geographic features of the IOM TT, or the road into the Tahone air walk, during the week when the police aren't going to be there, or down to Cockle creek, as...
Forum: Australia 10-23-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,840
Posted By Andy-Gadget
The Lakes Highway, from Golden Valley near...

The Lakes Highway, from Golden Valley near Delorian south towards Miena, or north for that matter, great mix of open and tight, and scenery that only Tassie can supply.
...
Forum: Australia 10-22-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,916
Posted By Andy-Gadget
These are photos from a mates trip around Europe...

These are photos from a mates trip around Europe a couple of years ago, including photos of the replica V8, at a race meeting in France.
...
Forum: Australia 10-19-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,916
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Enjoy the pleasures of the factory Museum Mike,...

Enjoy the pleasures of the factory Museum Mike, Stock up in hard to get parts at the shop just up the road from the factory gates while there, especially with a car to take all the stuff away :D

I...
Forum: Australia 10-14-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,567
Posted By Andy-Gadget
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Humor/i...

http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Humor/i-659Kbht/0/XL/Joe%20bar%20team%203-XL.jpg
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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-09-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 2,134
Views: 582,466
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Dargo high plains rally, Talbottville, on the...

Dargo high plains rally, Talbottville, on the Crooked river.
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Dargo-14/i-n376p3m/0/M/IMG_0142-M.jpg
Forum: Airheads 10-05-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,017
Posted By Andy-Gadget
It sounds to me like one of the location pins for...

It sounds to me like one of the location pins for the thrust bearings has been pushed into to crank pin hole, happen to me with my R90S years ago and happens like this.

With the crank blocked...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-01-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,469
Posted By Andy-Gadget
+1 on 0.006" (0.15mm), but the point of valve...

+1 on 0.006" (0.15mm), but the point of valve clearance is a compromise between a riding valve, too little and slamming the valve into the seat, too great.

I had to learn this the hard way on my...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-23-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 23,138
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Moto Guzzi Galletto 192. ...

Moto Guzzi Galletto 192.
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Guzzi-line-drawings/i-5fvvFtX/0/XL/192cc%20Galletto%20engine-XL.jpg
...
Forum: Australia 09-18-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 17,905
Posted By Andy-Gadget
They depart, dry footed. ...

They depart, dry footed.
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Dargo-14/i-Qrw8SZs/0/M/MVI_0119-M.jpg...
Forum: Australia 09-18-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 17,905
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Our ambassador returns, his words of wisdom...

Our ambassador returns, his words of wisdom ignored.
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Dargo-14/i-jVPd3pt/0/M/MVI_0118-M.jpg...
Forum: Australia 09-18-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 17,905
Posted By Andy-Gadget
An ambassador is sent ...

An ambassador is sent
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Dargo-14/i-ttfkk9X/0/M/MVI_0117-M.jpg...
Forum: Australia 09-18-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 17,905
Posted By Andy-Gadget
The entertainment arrives. ...

The entertainment arrives.
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Dargo-14/i-Kj5d5J8/0/M/MVI_0116-M.jpg...
Forum: Australia 09-18-2014, 02:08 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 17,905
Posted By Andy-Gadget
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Dargo-1...

http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Dargo-14/i-WVnbHdB/0/M/IMG_5102-M.jpg
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Dargo-14/i-qS55Hfp/0/M/IMG_5110-M.jpg...
Forum: The Garage 07-09-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,830
Posted By Andy-Gadget
The Sport1100 is next door, the Mille GT is still...

The Sport1100 is next door, the Mille GT is still on its way back from Europe after spending 6 months touring, Currently digging out the back of the garage to find room for the nine bikes coming from...
Forum: The Garage 07-08-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,830
Posted By Andy-Gadget
What, like this? ...

What, like this?

http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/My-garage/i-4nBmWMs/0/M/IMG_0534-M.jpg
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/My-garage/i-7T2BwCw/0/M/IMG_0532-M.jpg
Forum: The Garage 07-05-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,830
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Here is a steel sheet self supporting work bench...

Here is a steel sheet self supporting work bench I have used on a big farm I worked on, and used when I finally set up my home workshop.
...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-25-2014, 01:12 AM
Replies: 1,865
Views: 312,613
Posted By Andy-Gadget
Last year, around the Manx GP. ...

Last year, around the Manx GP.
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/IOM-Classic-motorcycle-show/i-bzpdML9/0/XL/IMG_4515-XL.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 06-25-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 924
Posted By Andy-Gadget
After squeaking through numerous museums in...

After squeaking through numerous museums in Europe last year, I got desperate and tried some silicon based spray I carry with me for helmet visor cleaning and rain treatment, Mr Sheen, on the boots,...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-19-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 17,132
Views: 10,919,601
Posted By Andy-Gadget
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Goodwoo...

http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Goodwood/i-2P9D6QT/0/X3/IMG_4775-X3.jpg
http://andy-gadget.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Goodwood/i-S9Wcmds/0/X3/IMG_4776-X3.jpg...
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