Wednesday, 30 May 2012


Wednesday Club and the final clean before assembly, every last part polished and ready to go, read, ask questions and read some more, carefully push the seal on, bollocks thats fucked it. So what next,

1. make a tool to hold the seal
2. heat the seal
3. freeze the head and the valve
4. put the three together

Wait and see....

Saturday, 26 May 2012

Wednesday, 23 May 2012

Removed the rear cylinder head on the shovel, it was in a bit of state and need a good clean, lots of carbon, forgot to mention exhaust push rod need adjusting, good job I had it in bits

Tuesday, 22 May 2012

Sunday, 20 May 2012

Friday, 18 May 2012

3rd time lucky

This will be the 3rd shop Ive been to.  SHD at Stoke. Spent 2 very pleasent hours with Steve today. Talking about parties, riding and the difficult times he has had. Things are picking up and trade is coming in. Anyway he will order the bits on Tuesday and he will post them Wednesday. Still waiting. Cheers Steve

Wednesday, 16 May 2012