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by vetterlatethanever
Mon Nov 12, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: B25 carrillo
Replies: 15
Views: 1996
Flag: England

B25 carrillo

Not sure if its a problem or just coincidence. But I have seen at least 4 separate Carrillo B25 rods for sale second hand, that had all spun there shells and wrecked the crank pin. As I am thinking of buying one new is this a problem with the B25 rod? what shells do they use, original bsa or carrill...
by vetterlatethanever
Mon Jul 02, 2018 11:55 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Cassington Bike Night Monday 25JUN18 from 1600hrs
Replies: 1
Views: 912
Flag: England

Re: Cassington Bike Night Monday 25JUN18 from 1600hrs

wow is that still going! I think it might have grown out of the bike meet that stated at the ferryman pub in bablock hythe.
but I might be wrong. there used to be so many good bike nights in and around Oxford.
by vetterlatethanever
Wed Mar 14, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Parts & Bikes wanted
Topic: CCM yokes
Replies: 3
Views: 1163
Flag: England

Re: CCM yokes

There are some on Ebay right now both types i think.
by vetterlatethanever
Sat Feb 17, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Parts & Bikes wanted
Topic: B25 Engine
Replies: 0
Views: 1075
Flag: England

B25 Engine

Wanted a late model B25 engine 71 or latter.
Or earlier one that has beeen uprated with a stronger rod.
Or any late model bits like crank barrel head ect.
A one gallon mx tank or a cheney tank.
Any starmaker bits you have littering your shed.
Pm me with price and what you have.
Thanks :)
by vetterlatethanever
Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Stafford show 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1301
Flag: England

Re: Stafford show 2017

I wont be there on the saterday but hope to see you all sunday.
by vetterlatethanever
Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Stafford show 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1301
Flag: England

Re: Stafford show 2017

Great Andy i will seek you out as well,
Be nice to finally meet a few members.
by vetterlatethanever
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Stafford show 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1301
Flag: England

Re: Stafford show 2017

Fantastic midge i can finally buy you that beer!
by vetterlatethanever
Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Stafford show 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1301
Flag: England

Stafford show 2017

Hello b50 ers
Any if you going to the stafford show this weekend.
Ive been off the bike scean for a year or so due to personal injury and a move to cold wet north wales.
Be nice to see any if you there,
Cheers mark :)
by vetterlatethanever
Sat Aug 12, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: B44 barrel on B40GB engine (kinda) - would this work?
Replies: 3
Views: 962
Flag: England

Re: B44 barrel on B40GB engine (kinda) - would this work?

You will have to cut the barrel less if you bore the B44 barrel to take a B50 piston as the gudgeon pin hight different works in you favour.
by vetterlatethanever
Fri Sep 30, 2016 3:22 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: 250 balance factor, pre 71 vs 71
Replies: 12
Views: 1911
Flag: England

Re: 250 balance factor, pre 71 vs 71

I am proberbly talking rubbish, But did I see stan say he recommends 65% on his high reving 250,s :?:
by vetterlatethanever
Fri Aug 19, 2016 5:15 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Another fake knee
Replies: 28
Views: 3854
Flag: England

Re: Another fake knee

I am suprised you haven't modified a latter Japanese knee to your requirements. Ive got a 2014 modle on my right, And i must say its fantastic i can run around and play football again. No not us football the real kind. I can even kneel down and screed floors again, which got me into needing a new on...
by vetterlatethanever
Fri Jul 08, 2016 8:58 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Frame up
Replies: 22
Views: 3904
Flag: England

Re: Frame up

Managed to blag a try of this Tank while i was at Howard's. It looks fantastic and weighed nothing. so if anyone has a tank that would suit the project get in touch please. I have now got another swinging arm an original Cheney one, It is dimensionally identical to the one i have in the frame except...
by vetterlatethanever
Sat Jun 11, 2016 11:24 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: Frame up
Replies: 22
Views: 3904
Flag: England

Re: Frame up

Thanks for that Beat :) the project is coming together slowly. I just need the proper tank for it now and all the big bits will be there. i am considering getting a BSA bantam tank as to my eyes they look identical apart from the holes in the side to attach them. lol ;)
by vetterlatethanever
Wed May 25, 2016 1:58 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: bsa enduro/road cam
Replies: 2
Views: 743
Flag: England

Re: bsa enduro/road cam

Hi ampshire, ive just had a look in my box of bits, The GP cam looks like an mx cam and the E marked cam looks just like a standard B25 cam, apart from the journal sizes as far as I can tell by the naked eye. Sorry i dont have an O cam to compare, my standard b25 isnt marked at all. but from memory ...
by vetterlatethanever
Mon May 09, 2016 10:13 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Jimmy Frame
Replies: 6
Views: 1313
Flag: England

Re: Jimmy Frame

I resisted saying that so much Chris, lol
by vetterlatethanever
Mon May 09, 2016 6:54 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Jimmy Frame
Replies: 6
Views: 1313
Flag: England

Re: Jimmy Frame

I am no expert but I took it I was a frame made for Jimmy Aird CCM rider?
:thumb
by vetterlatethanever
Mon May 09, 2016 1:14 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: Frame up
Replies: 22
Views: 3904
Flag: England

Re: Frame up

Hi longstroke I would have gone down the aberg route, but finding a swinging arm has been impossible. and I like the look of the older bikes a bit more. Fortunately the inside of the frame is like new probably because the oil filler hasn't been cut out yet and it must have had a protective oil coati...
by vetterlatethanever
Sun May 08, 2016 10:02 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Frame up
Replies: 22
Views: 3904
Flag: England

Re: Frame up

Thanks beat I will enjoy building it thats for sure. going to send it away again first though, The frame could do with being phosphated before powder coating. do you now what the frame oil filter and conecter is off ? and the steering stop rubbers are they the same as the oil in frame twins and t140...
by vetterlatethanever
Sun May 08, 2016 6:22 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Frame up
Replies: 22
Views: 3904
Flag: England

Re: Frame up

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by vetterlatethanever
Sun May 08, 2016 6:19 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Frame up
Replies: 22
Views: 3904
Flag: England

Re: Frame up

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by vetterlatethanever
Sun May 08, 2016 5:26 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Frame up
Replies: 22
Views: 3904
Flag: England

Re: Frame up

well it looks like the old bugger is going to live! took it along to Howard of faber and here it is. hope you dont mind beat i gave him a pic of your frame and said "make it like that"
by vetterlatethanever
Thu May 05, 2016 10:50 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: short
Replies: 19
Views: 3057
Flag: England

Re: short

No fastharry I haven't. I did try some of the more well known crank makers and engineering places.
I will give them a try many thanks :thumb
by vetterlatethanever
Sun May 01, 2016 10:37 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: B40 alloy barrel
Replies: 18
Views: 3141
Flag: England

Re: B40 alloy barrel

Not really being picky mark as the B44GP was hard chromed, and if thats what hwan has on his barrel then thats what i want on mine lol.
The low wear rate he has is excellent.
by vetterlatethanever
Fri Apr 29, 2016 9:28 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: B40 alloy barrel
Replies: 18
Views: 3141
Flag: England

Re: B40 alloy barrel

Andy can you confirm you are running a chrome bore and not a nicasil one?
by vetterlatethanever
Tue Apr 19, 2016 3:39 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: 1978 CCM Replica Build
Replies: 223
Views: 35278
Flag: England

Re: 1978 CCM Replica Build

Frame looks good in gold. did you use Reddich powder coat, I am guessing there close to you.
I have heard good things about them and am just about to dispatch my frame to them.
if you did use them can you recommend them?
cheers mark
by vetterlatethanever
Mon Apr 11, 2016 7:46 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: 1971 B25ss ignition timing
Replies: 17
Views: 2973
Flag: England

Re: 1971 B25ss ignition timing

My grandfather once came across an Italian tank like that minty do you think they are the same maker? ;-)
by vetterlatethanever
Fri Apr 01, 2016 5:08 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: short
Replies: 19
Views: 3057
Flag: England

Re: short

I will would love to have gone to a welded and offset ground crank like you have Tom, But I have had no luck getting any place to take on the work. most didnt even reply to my emails or ring back after a phone call. one place said maybe but were talking telephone numbers. so standard 70mm stroke it ...
by vetterlatethanever
Fri Apr 01, 2016 1:39 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: cam followers
Replies: 54
Views: 7642
Flag: England

Re: cam followers

I given myself a 10% pay cut this year mark so does that mean I can get 20% off now? ;-)
by vetterlatethanever
Fri Apr 01, 2016 11:05 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: short
Replies: 19
Views: 3057
Flag: England

Re: short

Well the idea is to fit a B50 cylinder and head to an other wise stock late B25 bottom end.(apart from the rod cam and main bearings) With a 89mm bore and the sifton cam I got from the usa thats meant for flat track racing the B25 motor. I have had the cases welded and retapped and opened up to take...
by vetterlatethanever
Thu Mar 31, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: short
Replies: 19
Views: 3057
Flag: England

Re: short

Your a genius minty. and it wont be seen behind the lower fairing in anycase <201
by vetterlatethanever
Thu Mar 31, 2016 2:11 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: short
Replies: 19
Views: 3057
Flag: England

Re: short

The must get countdown minty look at all the other crap we have flogged em over the years. ;-)

Off the tops going to be the easiest but the head might look a little odd hanging over the sides :thumb
by vetterlatethanever
Thu Mar 31, 2016 11:28 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: short
Replies: 19
Views: 3057
Flag: England

short

ok so a bit of sage advice wanted. I have a B50 barrel on the bench that needs a new liner its cracked. so while its out I also need to shorten it to suit a stroke of 70mm. If you were going to take 20mm off a b50 barrel would you chop it all off the bottom, all off the top, or take ten from the top...
by vetterlatethanever
Thu Mar 24, 2016 2:12 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Man Cave
Replies: 13
Views: 2656
Flag: England

Re: Man Cave

The build is looking great! can i just stick my 2 pennath in and say dont use felt on the roof of any kind, Fibreglass it, (have a look on you tube if you need to its very easy to do though) as a builder of almost 40 years i have made more money out of felt roof leaks than most other roof repairs an...
by vetterlatethanever
Sat Mar 19, 2016 9:28 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: CCM cam
Replies: 5
Views: 1467
Flag: England

Re: CCM cam

Thanks I think I will, didnt look right to me. what do most people find is a good cam with a bigbore B50 and a 3 speed box for mx work?
by vetterlatethanever
Sat Mar 19, 2016 1:16 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: CCM cam
Replies: 5
Views: 1467
Flag: England

CCM cam

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/172135893102? ... EBIDX%3AIT


Can anyone confirm this is a CCM cam profile? it looks like the exhaust lobe is pretty wild.
would profile suit a 550 with a 3 speed gearbox.

thanks lads :)
by vetterlatethanever
Thu Mar 17, 2016 9:28 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: B44 Weslake top end parts on Ebay
Replies: 9
Views: 2029
Flag: England

Re: B44 Weslake top end parts on Ebay

Doesn't seam to be a head with it just a rocker cover and a load of other bits. :???:
by vetterlatethanever
Tue Mar 01, 2016 9:29 pm
Forum: Tales Of Woe
Topic: B44 conrod who's broke one?
Replies: 10
Views: 2182
Flag: England

Re: B44 conrod who's broke one?

Thanks lads thats more or less what i knew you would say. But wantet to hear it for myself before ordering 3 carillo rods
So whos doing them at the best price at the moment.?
by vetterlatethanever
Sat Feb 27, 2016 5:41 pm
Forum: Tales Of Woe
Topic: B44 conrod who's broke one?
Replies: 10
Views: 2182
Flag: England

B44 conrod who's broke one?

I was just wondering has anyone had the rod trouble so prevalent on the B50 with there B44's
I am especially keen to here form anyone using an over bored B44 to 500cc or has race tuned there B44, who has used it trouble free with the original BSA rod.
by vetterlatethanever
Tue Feb 09, 2016 10:39 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: clutch rubber installation
Replies: 34
Views: 4237
Flag: England

Re: clutch rubber installation

Thanks Trevor and Bill, you both made valid points i never thought about. I will just file that idea away with my carbon fiber pushrod experiment. That didnt work to well either lol. :grin:
by vetterlatethanever
Sat Feb 06, 2016 7:51 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: clutch rubber installation
Replies: 34
Views: 4237
Flag: England

Re: clutch rubber installation

I have been wondering about casting my own in-situ, There are lots of different Polyurethane Rubbers compounds available for home casting. so you could tailor them to suit your application precisely.