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by Roger James
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Ariel Arrow 215ARW
Replies: 0
Views: 125

Ariel Arrow 215ARW

Does anyone know the present whereabouts of Ariel Arrow reg number 215ARW. It is on the DVLA records declared S.O.R.N. so still exists somewhere. In 1972 this Arrow in full Cafe Racer trim complete with fairing was owned by a very young Ken Bodinnar who has recently asked on Facebook whether anyone ...
by Roger James
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Two stroke
Topic: Ariel Arrow reg number 215ARW
Replies: 0
Views: 155

Ariel Arrow reg number 215ARW

Does anyone know the present whereabouts of Ariel Arrow reg number 215ARW, it is on the DVLA records declared S.O.R.N so still exists, in 1972 it was owned by a young Ken Bodinnar and was in full Cafe Racer trim complete with fairing. Ken has recently put out a request on Facebook to find out where ...
by Roger James
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Where is it now ?
Topic: 215ARW Ariel Arrow Cafe Racer
Replies: 1
Views: 130

215ARW Ariel Arrow Cafe Racer

Does anyone know the present whereabouts of Ariel Arrow reg number 215ARW. It is on the DVLA records and declared S.O.R.N so still exists. In 1972 it was owned by a very young Ken Bodinnar, it was in full Cafe Racer trim with fairing, Ken has recently put out a request on Facebook to ascertain the p...
by Roger James
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:27 am
Forum: Two stroke
Topic: Optional extras
Replies: 3
Views: 3498

Re: Optional extras

Well done Brian, When you take into consideration the number of holes that have been cut into nearside Leader side panels by owners to access the carb fuel tickler it makes you wonder why Ariel didn't do this from the outset. I also wonder whether had you mentioned to Vale Page a Mobile charger poin...
by Roger James
Mon Aug 19, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Annual Rally - programme of events.
Replies: 1
Views: 2124

Re: Annual Rally - programme of events.

Dave, I would like to congratulate you for this post relating to the programme of events for the forthcoming annual rally, its easy to forget that for us old timers who have been to many annual rallies over the years that we have some idea of what to expect but for anyone new to the club they don't ...
by Roger James
Sat Aug 10, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Arrows at the George Brown Memorial Sprint Sunday 11th August
Replies: 0
Views: 2589

Arrows at the George Brown Memorial Sprint Sunday 11th August

Just a reminder that Straightliners & National Sprint Association present The George Brown Memorial Sprint Sunday 11th August at Lancaster Raceway, East Kirkby Airfield, Lincs PE23 4DE (Just round the corner from where the Avro Lancaster 'Just Jane' is hangered) I can confirm that three Ariel Ar...
by Roger James
Fri Aug 09, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Ariel Arrow racers at Donington last weekend
Replies: 1
Views: 770

Ariel Arrow racers at Donington last weekend

Last weekend the Classic Racing Motorcycle Club held their racing weekend event at Donington circuit, there were four Arrow racers present taking part, two racing and two in the Parade sessions. Mike Hose on the Pete Coogan Arrow racer (No 4) missed qualifying for the first race and had to start fro...
by Roger James
Thu Jul 04, 2019 6:44 am
Forum: Two stroke
Topic: Journals
Replies: 9
Views: 4122

Re: Journals

Nev, I don't have the big end pins chrome plated but the three journals on the crank webs that the crankshaft bearings slide on to and the larger journal for the central oil seal(s) when deep grooves have been worn into the metal. Jess.
by Roger James
Tue Jul 02, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: Two stroke
Topic: Journals
Replies: 9
Views: 4122

Re: Journals

I've been using Rockrome Engineering for years having them rechrome crankshaft journals including those used on my Arrow production racer, if you decide to use them best to send the crank webs off early if part of an engine rebuild because the process can take a few weeks to be completed. Jess
by Roger James
Mon May 27, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Ariel Arrow in race 2 this morning Pre TT Classic races
Replies: 0
Views: 414

Ariel Arrow in race 2 this morning Pre TT Classic races

Mike Hose on the Peter Coogan Ariel Arrow qualified in 2nd place for the 250cc Lightweight race in the Blackfords 2019 Pre TT Classic Races on the Billown circuit on the Isle of Man, he is taking part in Race 2 this morning (Mon 27th) with a start time of 9.30am, weather permitting, if you tune in t...

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