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by M.Bagshaw
Tue Apr 05, 2016 8:41 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: More 1928 Model C queries!
Replies: 15
Views: 2257

Re: More 1928 Model C queries!

adrie.degraaff wrote:Yes there should be 2 breathers J.A.P style.



Jap style? I have Ariel's, MZ's, Hondas, Suzuki's, Triumphs, BSA's, but no Japs so no wiser?
by M.Bagshaw
Tue Apr 05, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: More 1928 Model C queries!
Replies: 15
Views: 2257

Re: More 1928 Model C queries!

I have 1 x breather on skt side? but not two ,and I thought it was on cam side, am I wrong and looking for something that does not exist?
by M.Bagshaw
Sun Apr 03, 2016 10:08 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: More 1928 Model C queries!
Replies: 15
Views: 2257

More 1928 Model C queries!

I think I have seen on a drawing reference to a check valve on bottom end, cam side, all I have are two holes where it appears to be making reference. Am I missing something, has something disappeared?
by M.Bagshaw
Mon Mar 21, 2016 9:20 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: 1928 Model C
Replies: 1
Views: 347

1928 Model C

Most pictures show the left hand 'funny' lever as the clutch leaving the inverted lever for the valve lifter, is this right? It's in an odd position but i need to start making cables up. Logic would have had me making the inverted lever the clutch, but I am conscious that this would have limited tra...
by M.Bagshaw
Mon Mar 07, 2016 7:52 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Valve Timing Help Required Please 1928 Model C
Replies: 11
Views: 970

Re: Valve Timing Help Required Please 1928 Model C

Jim? Thanks for your guidance, it now looks like valve timing is set & I have marked up the offending pinion for future. Next job ignition timing which should be straight forward. Then new chains, new cables, tank back from paint & fill her up & fire her up? first time in 35 years, or at...
by M.Bagshaw
Sun Feb 28, 2016 5:31 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Valve Timing Help Required Please 1928 Model C
Replies: 11
Views: 970

Re: Valve Timing Help Required Please 1928 Model C

Think I have sorted it? going to leave it for now whilst the going is good, will check again, the opening/closing detail did it hopefully. I had contradictory info that that all the figures were either when it start or when in final position. the detail from Leejm seems to have sorted it. Will check...
by M.Bagshaw
Sat Feb 27, 2016 10:16 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Valve Timing Help Required Please 1928 Model C
Replies: 11
Views: 970

Re: Valve Timing Help Required Please 1928 Model C

Ok; so are you saying on inlet the figure is when it starts to move, but on exhaust the figure is when it actually closes?
by M.Bagshaw
Sat Feb 27, 2016 9:12 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Valve Timing Help Required Please 1928 Model C
Replies: 11
Views: 970

Re: Valve Timing Help Required Please 1928 Model C

Thanks lee but I have all this info.
by M.Bagshaw
Sat Feb 27, 2016 4:59 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Valve Timing Help Required Please 1928 Model C
Replies: 11
Views: 970

Valve Timing Help Required Please 1928 Model C

Having dismantled the engine cases the cam fell out, not to worry I thought until I came to reassemble everything to realise the drive pinion has no 'dot' Now everyone keeps telling me how simple it is, I have read up but I am now loosing the will to live. The degrees or linear movement setting info...
by M.Bagshaw
Sun Dec 27, 2015 9:10 pm
Forum: Suppliers
Topic: Black Ariel parts
Replies: 5
Views: 3395

Re: Black Ariel parts

Had some good stuff from Josef with another load coming in New Year.

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