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by charvey
Sun Oct 27, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: VCH crakcases
Replies: 2
Views: 1063

Re: VCH crakcases

Thanks very much for infomation tha chassis no is XG8588 but cannot find engine no must have worn off but it will be stripped down over the winter so might find it then,Regards Clive.
by charvey
Thu Oct 24, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: VCH crakcases
Replies: 2
Views: 1063

VCH crakcases

Hi All, Why are round barrel VCH magnesium crankcases more proned to bearings turning in them or is that not correct,is it the make up of them or the fact they were more a sports engine so open to abuse and higher speeds or trials where low speed and possible tended to run hotter,also where are the ...
by charvey
Sun Sep 22, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: petrol tank repairs
Replies: 6
Views: 3018

Re: petrol tank repairs

Thanks all, The tank went to Nottingham in the end to be repaired it looked a good set up thanks all on the road again soon .Only one bit of infomation dont get a tank braized atall brass is a no no.Clive.
by charvey
Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: petrol tank repairs
Replies: 6
Views: 3018

petrol tank repairs

Hi all,Any suggestions, I need a fuel tank repairing,Its fractured underneath needs work on it not painting but welding is there anybody in the Northampton Leicester area who you could suggest for good repair work ,I live near Stamford Lincs area,Regards Clive
by charvey
Sat Aug 31, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: petrol tank liner
Replies: 7
Views: 1462

Re: petrol tank liner

Thanks all for info.,Will check up on all on their web sites and sort it,Thanks again.
by charvey
Mon Aug 26, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: petrol tank liner
Replies: 7
Views: 1462

Re: petrol tank liner

Thanks Brian,
I will give it a try.
by charvey
Mon Aug 26, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: petrol tank liner
Replies: 7
Views: 1462

petrol tank liner

Hi All,
I want to clean and seal the fuel tank inside, its rusty and has slight leak which has been braized up, what have and what do you people recommend for a long lasting and a good job, I don't want Carol Nash breakdown service to bring me home again but they were very good all the same,Clive
by charvey
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Annoying resonance
Replies: 15
Views: 1458

Re: Annoying resonance

Hi,
Is the bike girder or other type, girders wrap a elastic strap across springs if other type somebody will have a bright idea.
by charvey
Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: vch headgasket
Replies: 3
Views: 556

Re: vch headgasket

Hi All, After going through old forum messages and a couple of other sources I found there is no headgasket on 5 stud alloy heads, but I found out the top hat nuts homemade needed more thread in a couple of them and shortening so as not to bottom out so I was slightly tightening on to the thread not...
by charvey
Thu Jul 04, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: vch headgasket
Replies: 3
Views: 556

vch headgasket

1952 VCH alloy Head, 5 bolt is the head gasket a thin copper type or a composit type and where can I get one from Thanks Clive

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