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by roger.fellows
Wed Mar 27, 2019 6:04 am
Forum: A Bad thing happened to my Ariel
Topic: piston problems
Replies: 9
Views: 794

Re: piston problems

Thanks both John and David for the info
by roger.fellows
Tue Mar 26, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: Internationale Sechstagefahrt 1955
Replies: 5
Views: 299

Re: Internationale Sechstagefahrt 1955

Do you think SOE 212 was meant to be provocative? - Or had nobody heard of it then?
by roger.fellows
Tue Mar 26, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: A Bad thing happened to my Ariel
Topic: piston problems
Replies: 9
Views: 794

Re: piston problems

Sorry to hear that catalogue of events David.

I've never had a broken piston to look at closely before. Was there not much material connecting the top and body of the piston at the upper edge of the oil control groove? Have you discovered any bits in the crankcase?
by roger.fellows
Sun Mar 24, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: SQ4 - stronger rear springs required
Replies: 8
Views: 538

Re: SQ4 - stronger rear springs required

Hi Bernie, Drags are out of stock but expected to have some in 2 - 3 months time. There has been quite a bit of discussion here recently.
by roger.fellows
Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Four stroke
Topic: Petrol tank cap seal material?
Replies: 11
Views: 580

Re: Petrol tank cap seal material?

Ask Steve Carter!
by roger.fellows
Wed Mar 20, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Two stroke
Topic: Leader no spark
Replies: 8
Views: 466

Re: Leader no spark

Positive ... +ve

negative ... -ve
by roger.fellows
Mon Mar 18, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: DKX4A advice please ..
Replies: 32
Views: 1025

Re: DKX4A advice please ..

Spindle length may not matter, I guess it wouldn't support any pinion fitted as the pin goes through the plain part of the gear.
by roger.fellows
Mon Mar 18, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: DKX4A advice please ..
Replies: 32
Views: 1025

Re: DKX4A advice please ..

But there isn't enough spindle to support the gear?? The spindle protrudes through the pinion on the Ariel.
by roger.fellows
Mon Mar 18, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: DKX4A advice please ..
Replies: 32
Views: 1025

Re: DKX4A advice please ..

The BOSCH one seems not to have enough of the spindle exposed.
by roger.fellows
Mon Mar 18, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: Ariel Talk
Topic: DKX4A advice please ..
Replies: 32
Views: 1025

Re: DKX4A advice please ..

Maybe the direction of rotation is wrong, the helical is the other way. Perhaps the one in the Square has a longer 'stalk'. Difficult to tell from photos. If the main spindle is ok for the Ariel drive gears I guess the direction of rotation can be sorted by connecting the spark plug leads in the 'wr...

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