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by Richard Kal
Tue May 21, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: 1939 RH 'R' stamping
Replies: 17
Views: 460

Re: 1939 RH 'R' stamping

You might be onto it Vincent,
A friend who worked in the engine assembly area at BSA told me that the builders all had their individual stampings for the bottom ends.

His trademark was 4 small centre punch marks in the shape of a diamond, on the crankcase of BSA singles.

Richard.
by Richard Kal
Sun Feb 17, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: How To: Rigid frame and rear wheel alignment
Replies: 11
Views: 342

Re: How To: Rigid frame and rear wheel alignment

Thanks Alan!
by Richard Kal
Tue Feb 05, 2019 2:00 am
Forum: For sale/wanted - Parts
Topic: 1938 4G: looking for a RH footrest
Replies: 6
Views: 423

Re: 1938 4G: looking for a RH footrest

Thanks for the advice everyone; Karol to the rescue (again) - footpeg in the post on its way to Western Australia!
by Richard Kal
Fri Feb 01, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: For sale/wanted - Parts
Topic: 1938 4G: looking for a RH footrest
Replies: 6
Views: 423

1938 4G: looking for a RH footrest

Hi All,
Can anyone help with a RH footrest - the one with the big curl under the gearbox.
Thanks,
Richard
Western Australia
by Richard Kal
Fri Feb 01, 2019 4:20 am
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: 1927 Model A: seeking help with luggage rack details
Replies: 1
Views: 173

1927 Model A: seeking help with luggage rack details

Hi All, Hoping someone can help with information (drawing, sketch, pics). I am making a luggage rack (rear carrier), but am fortunate to have the original as a template. the new one is tacked together, ready to be tigged. However, there should be a bracket at the rear; I think it was for a stop ligh...
by Richard Kal
Mon Nov 19, 2018 12:47 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Re: Daily Fixing and Riding Diary on a mainly Ariel 2018
Replies: 602
Views: 36170

Re: Re: Daily Fixing and Riding Diary on a mainly Ariel 2018

No; rocket launchers.
The ultimate response to road rage!
by Richard Kal
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: 1938 4G; Is it positive earth, or negative?
Replies: 2
Views: 189

Re: 1938 4G; Is it positive earth, or negative?

Thanks Paul!
by Richard Kal
Wed Nov 14, 2018 5:37 am
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: 1938 4G; Is it positive earth, or negative?
Replies: 2
Views: 189

1938 4G; Is it positive earth, or negative?

Hi all,
Can someone please confirm the wiring polarity?

Thanks,
Richard
by Richard Kal
Mon Oct 22, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: Electrics
Topic: Difference between TT BTH and regular BTH Magneto
Replies: 15
Views: 8580

Re: Difference between TT BTH and regular BTH Magneto

In 2010 I bought a BTH magneto for a Super Rocket project. Expensive, but very happy with it, and would do it again. This bike is a pleasure to ride; easy starter, lots of power and smooth. Also the most responsive - standard Monobloc used. The smoothest of five A10's in the shed, and second quickes...
by Richard Kal
Thu Aug 30, 2018 3:13 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Mini Lathe
Replies: 53
Views: 3210

Re: Mini Lathe

Agree with Bob re spending more money on a quality machine. Parts are no longer available for the Chinese lathe bought from Hare & Forbes (Australia wide machinery shop) in 2011; H & F advise the manufacturer closed shop. Like the last three (cheaper) Asian machine tools I bought, the inform...

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