Anyone have experience with billet rods? I would like to use one in a Tecumseh HS50 for street use I have a concern about rod journal bore wear? Stock cast rods are hard and hold up well as far as wear goes, billet rods tend to be made of softer aluminum possibly prone to wear in continuous high...
What causes this?
The needle on my Mikuni vm 22 went to the dogs.
The carb probably has about 200 dirt road miles on it.
I've been pulling my hair out trying to get it adjusted, and it's no wonder why now. A nice little grove was formed around the pointed end of the needle. But what causes...
Hello so i have a money costing problem. My vintage Trailhorse has been going through rear tires since i got it. I have worn out 4 tires since October. (granted i don't have my license yet so i use it as my main source of transportation to and from school and riding wherever) I put a lot of...
/If you can see from the pics the Exhaust lobe has very light scratches, is this normal cam ware? Running 22lb valve springs with stock rockers. Bp2 Cam and the suggested valve spring is 26lb. Had the cam for few months now so could have 15 hours on it. Thanks.
I have a few questions
1) I am missing the driver clutch and the driven doesn't look healthy. It is a Comet driven, is that what they came with? I have access to Comet clutches at a very reasonable price where I work. Is that the way to go?
2) I noticed, under the seat on the hinge...
I have a tiny, little .....clutch for sale. #35 sprocket, 10 teeth, 5/8" bore. Drum measures 3.125"....that's 3 1/8".
Springs are still intact. Not a lot of wear from what I can see.
Good clutch to put on a jackshaft.
Asking $40 shipped.
One of those wear parts that you just don't see all that much, If it is a Powerdyne the price is right to have as a spare!
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been riding around on my dirt bug with my daughter, I'm about 205lbs, add her about 40lbs...anyway there seems to be extreme wear on the left side of the back wheel, is that from the weight or is it rubbing against something I can't see, when I'm off the bike the wheel isn't touching anything...
I have heard of some accidents where a long haired girl gets scalped from her hair winding around the axle. This accident was likely caused by the open axle, although the article says the wheel:
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Coincidentally I crashed on Saturday night at exactly the same time. I was turning around in a small cul-de-sac and the engine was surging. I hit the kill switch and was standing on the brake. It keep shutting down and then...