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by PeterW
Tue Dec 24, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: First day out
Replies: 14
Views: 846

Re: First day out

Looks lovely.
In Australia?
by PeterW
Sat Dec 21, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Squariel
Replies: 1
Views: 533

Squariel

Just in case you were wondering where the name "Squariel" came from - apparently Dennis May thought of it first.
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by PeterW
Sat Dec 07, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: powdercoat disaster
Replies: 30
Views: 1651

Re: powdercoat disaster

I've seen adverts in immediately post-war mags for reconditioned WNGs offered in "polychromatic blue" - sadly with a line drawing rather than a photo. I'd guess there were quite a few sold but I've never seen one in real life (has anyone?) as its an obvious thing to restore WNGs to wartime...
by PeterW
Sat Nov 30, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: W/NG Technical
Topic: Won’t start after hot
Replies: 21
Views: 876

Re: Won’t start after hot

Agree about the mag - a big spark always helps - but it does sound like its flooding. I doubt the mag is cooling much in the time it takes to swap a plug. I find mine starts well from cold (tickle & choke & smidge of throttle) and hot (no tickle, no choke) but after a run then being left for...
by PeterW
Sun Nov 10, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: BSA C11 for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 155

BSA C11 for sale

Anyone on here selling this?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/274086545127

Looks a good project - and nice to see another Ariel owner near me :¬)
by PeterW
Fri Nov 08, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: HubNut - Rheidol Railway
Replies: 6
Views: 4219

Re: HubNut - Rheidol Railway

For any Square Four fans - he's now down in New Zealand, in a fabulous museum listening to pure magic.
He doesn't know the first thing about bikes but seems to have a talent for finding Ariels.

https://youtu.be/_P-wXpvzdKw?t=882
by PeterW
Fri Nov 08, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Daily Fixing and Riding Diary on an Ariel 2019
Replies: 341
Views: 58606

Re: Daily Fixing and Riding Diary on an Ariel 2019

Looks great - makes you wonder why we bother with power stations!
by PeterW
Wed Nov 06, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Recommendations for insurance
Replies: 7
Views: 529

Re: Recommendations for insurance

Thanks - will do
by PeterW
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Recommendations for insurance
Replies: 7
Views: 529

Recommendations for insurance

I've just had my renewal docs through from Footman James and the premium has increased by 18% from last year.
Bit steep in times of sub 2% inflation!

Any recommendations? I've been with FJ for years but maybe its time to change.

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