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by simon.holyfield
Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Main Chat Forum
Topic: Really Jim..
Replies: 12
Views: 4110

Re: Really Jim..

Didn't I read somewhere about the gyroscopic effect as you move your head?
by simon.holyfield
Wed Sep 11, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: QD hub dismanteling
Replies: 22
Views: 7249

Re: QD hub dismanteling

I've seen the spot welds on one of mine. Would you design them with just an interference fit there?!
by simon.holyfield
Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: Sq4 MKI timing case breather
Replies: 10
Views: 3186

Re: Sq4 MKI timing case breather

Gui.dorey wrote:It’s definitely larger than 1/4”. I don’t think I can get a caliper in there, though. I believe it’s 3/8” but I wanted to be sure before trying to disassemble it.


I think it's a pipe thread. The 1/4 relates to the size of the pipe it connects, not the OD of the thread.
by simon.holyfield
Mon Sep 02, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: Sq4 MKI timing case breather
Replies: 10
Views: 3186

Re: Sq4 MKI timing case breather

It's probably a BSP thread. Can you get a caliper on the OD? I think it's 1/4" BSP but I'd check first.
by simon.holyfield
Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Ariel Toolbox ???
Replies: 12
Views: 2102

Re: Ariel Toolbox ???

Cheers. Can you tell where the other end of the chain goes?
by simon.holyfield
Sun Sep 01, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Ariel Toolbox ???
Replies: 12
Views: 2102

Re: Ariel Toolbox ???

Could you take a close up of the inside of the lid please John? You can see where it was in my toolbox but the pocket is missing.
by simon.holyfield
Sun Sep 01, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Ariel Toolbox ???
Replies: 12
Views: 2102

Re: Ariel Toolbox ???

Does it have the little holes for the retaining chain?
by simon.holyfield
Mon Aug 26, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: 1948 Iron 4G Coil Ignition
Replies: 92
Views: 22542

Re: 1948 Iron 4G Coil Ignition

chris.matthews wrote:I am away from the bikes for some days.
I was trying to post a picture of the coil conversion showing the modified Contact Breaker - failed dismally.
How do I attach or insert the picture ?

Regards
Chris.


Chris, email it to me and I will post it.
by simon.holyfield
Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Member's Bikes
Topic: '57 VH 500 - New Member
Replies: 9
Views: 3273

Re: '57 VH 500 - New Member

Excellent, welcome aboard!
by simon.holyfield
Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: 1948 Iron 4G Coil Ignition
Replies: 92
Views: 22542

Re: 1948 Iron 4G Coil Ignition

Chris, regarding float chamber filling. Obviously you have fuel in the float chamber, because you have cracked the starter jet plug and seen it, but can you verify that the starter well (which is above the jet) is filling? You will have to remove the float chamber and manually fill it to see the fue...

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