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by simon.holyfield
Sun Oct 13, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: square four tank
Replies: 1
Views: 88

Re: square four tank

I don't have any spacers. Have a look at where the edges end in relation to the tank - see if you have enough space for the thickness of the rubbers.
by simon.holyfield
Wed Oct 09, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: 1948 Iron 4G Coil Ignition
Replies: 92
Views: 10697

Re: 1948 Iron 4G Coil Ignition

Chris, there's probably a few posts on float height. I think many of us have two fibre washers under the valve to lean out the mixture. Mine certainly runs better that way. Anyway, congratulations! Glad you are getting somewhere. On the fuel filter, Amelia has quite a coarse mesh filter there. I pro...
by simon.holyfield
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: Top gearbox fastener
Replies: 2
Views: 373

Re: Top gearbox fastener

Wouldn't it be simpler to restore it to standard? After building a bike, I've never had to touch that nut under the battery carrier.
by simon.holyfield
Thu Sep 26, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Suppliers
Topic: Green spark plug company
Replies: 4
Views: 326

Re: Green spark plug company

+another 1 - really good outfit.
by simon.holyfield
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: SU carb brass float repair
Replies: 11
Views: 481

Re: SU carb brass float repair

Good idea Simon, although I'll probably need the pan of water so I can see where the leak is from the stream of bubbles. If my experience is anything to go by, you will see a stream of petrol! Hot air guns are great for taking floats apart for emptying and repair, but use an iron for putting them b...
by simon.holyfield
Wed Sep 25, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: SU carb brass float repair
Replies: 11
Views: 481

Re: SU carb brass float repair

I quite like a hot-air paint stripper gun for repairing those.
by simon.holyfield
Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: Square Four question
Replies: 3
Views: 362

Re: Square Four question

Mine has one on each side. Could you take a picture of the side with two?
by simon.holyfield
Sun Sep 22, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Spanners New Old Stock
Replies: 8
Views: 523

Re: Spanners New Old Stock

Anyone know what parts list these are in?
by simon.holyfield
Sat Sep 21, 2019 7:22 am
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: Eye Bolt Huntmaster Gearbox
Replies: 21
Views: 543

Re: Eye Bolt Huntmaster Gearbox

dave.owen wrote:Re oil level, fill to level then tip bike to left at 45 degree's.
Let surplus oil come out, when upright oil is at required level.
Dave


Great idea, thanks!
by simon.holyfield
Wed Sep 18, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Lathes
Replies: 14
Views: 816

Re: Lathes

Poor guy. 53 is no age, he should have had another 40 years enjoying that workshop!

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