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by Dusty-Dave
Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:30 pm
Forum: Trike Building
Topic: Front engined VW
Replies: 135
Views: 6597

Re: Front engined VW

Looking gooder! Has it been for a ride yet?
Dusty
by Dusty-Dave
Mon Jan 29, 2018 12:29 am
Forum: Project Build-Logs
Topic: Dusty's Bonneville Scout Build
Replies: 58
Views: 3400

Re: Dusty's Bonneville Scout Build

The top of that cylinder With the dreaded crack from the valve seat to the bore. https://s6.postimg.org/6bim9rk4x/IMGP0250.jpg The seats don't look so good either https://s6.postimg.org/9jn3m9o8x/DSCF3298.jpg The lady at the garage sale thought she was selling a $10.00 pizza and sandwich oven. But w...
by Dusty-Dave
Mon Jan 15, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: Buy-Sell-Trade-Canadian and International
Topic: Closeout Sale of the stuff from Dixie
Replies: 1
Views: 62

Closeout Sale of the stuff from Dixie

http://www.bmikarts.com/Vintage-Motorcy ... c_742.html
Why am I always so damn broke when sumptin like this comes along?
Dusty
by Dusty-Dave
Mon Nov 20, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: Project Build-Logs
Topic: 62 Chopped FL Rebuild
Replies: 292
Views: 9033

Re: 62 Chopped FL Rebuild

Welp sounds like it's sumptin else. I would get a small squeeze bottle of gasoline and add a squirt of gas while it is doing it. If that fixes it for a minute you know it's in the carb - intake. If it gets worse or about the same we need to look at spark next I use one of these https://s6.postimg.or...
by Dusty-Dave
Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:38 pm
Forum: Project Build-Logs
Topic: 62 Chopped FL Rebuild
Replies: 292
Views: 9033

Re: 62 Chopped FL Rebuild

It will be alot less through the needle.Can't remember the specs for that bet Cotten would know. If he does't holler and I'll try to find my linkert book.
Dusty
by Dusty-Dave
Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:44 pm
Forum: Project Build-Logs
Topic: 62 Chopped FL Rebuild
Replies: 292
Views: 9033

Re: 62 Chopped FL Rebuild

If memory serves they are supposed to flow around a quart a minute but will run in normal use at most anything over a pint. if it passes the test you show either remove the float bowl drain plug or the whole bowl if it doesn't have a drain. Be sure to hold it level while flow testing if you have to ...
by Dusty-Dave
Sun Oct 29, 2017 12:27 am
Forum: The Bull Pen
Topic: A Bandaid for Photobucket
Replies: 1
Views: 129

A Bandaid for Photobucket

There are finally some bandaids out there As of today these browser add-ons work to view Photobucket images from threads. https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/fir...et-fix/?src=ss then search photobucket and https://chrome.google.com/webstore/d...lated?hl=en-US then search photobucket The chrome one req...
by Dusty-Dave
Sat Oct 21, 2017 10:32 pm
Forum: Trike Building
Topic: Front engined VW
Replies: 135
Views: 6597

Re: Front engined VW

Well does it have enough vacuum span to run the map? Tighten that annoying belt.
Dusty
by Dusty-Dave
Thu Oct 12, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: Trike Building
Topic: Front engined VW
Replies: 135
Views: 6597

Re: Front engined VW

That's a serious ass pre-oiler! I usually use a hand pumped brake bleeder and have manged to get pre-oiled a little but nothing like that.
Dusty
by Dusty-Dave
Wed Oct 11, 2017 12:27 am
Forum: The Bull Pen
Topic: A Few Pictures from the Jimmy Hill Collection
Replies: 3
Views: 109

Re: A Few Pictures from the Jimmy Hill Collection

I guess you are going to have to cut n paste this site refuses to take the whole address.
Dusty
by Dusty-Dave
Tue Oct 10, 2017 10:51 pm
Forum: Trike Building
Topic: Front engined VW
Replies: 135
Views: 6597

Re: Front engined VW

Here is a note about this years gas from Cotten the owner of Liberty Cycle who immersion testes the local fuels in his area every yea. The term P4gas is his little joke Piss For Gas. "I tested this years P4gas by blast-etching glass plates and them dabbing them with the usual POR-15, Caswells, some ...
by Dusty-Dave
Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:29 am
Forum: Trike Building
Topic: Front engined VW
Replies: 135
Views: 6597

Re: Front engined VW

I don't trust any tank liner anymore they can and do dump most anything in modern fuel and call it a proprietary detergent. There is no way the liner manufacturers can anticipate what the fuel companies are going to do. A few years ago there was some quickie mart fuel in the Iowa area that would mel...
by Dusty-Dave
Mon Oct 02, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: Project Build-Logs
Topic: 62 Chopped FL Rebuild
Replies: 292
Views: 9033

Re: 62 Chopped FL Rebuild

Here this should save you some math.
http://www.vintagebrake.com/mastercylinder.htm

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