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by beat
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:13 pm
Forum: Tales Of Woe
Topic: >mead tomkinson
Replies: 51
Views: 4973
Flag: Switzerland

Re: >mead tomkinson

:?: :?:
was it transporting roos on top of the tank :?: :?:
by beat
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: 2018 BSA International Rally
Replies: 23
Views: 2383
Flag: Switzerland

Re: 2018 BSA International Rally

skippy wrote:
Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:05 pm
I would swap my B50 for it.
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by beat
Mon Nov 12, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: This Forum
Topic: Forum Down
Replies: 5
Views: 242
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Forum Down

b50root wrote:
Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:03 pm
If you see something just let me know.
my wife can see a smile on my face now :!:

( she says: let him know this ) :thumb :thumb

beat :mrgreen:

thank you rikard !!!
by beat
Wed Nov 07, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Crankshaft experiment
Replies: 148
Views: 14508
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Crankshaft experiment

Jack Gifford wrote: the detonation had "lifted" the middle of the head.
this is why I do use only ONE cylinder :!:

by 2, 3 ore evan 4 brothers - you never know what they are doing .....

;-)
by beat
Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

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for the front fork: find out best jokes form...
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swing arm for front fork on the way... ( in stainless steel )
<216


BTW :
stew79 wrote:temperature rise of coil (from 20 deg c) to achieve 1.7 amps will be to 291 deg c ????
stew79, a Coil is NOT a simply Resistor, - you know this ??
by beat
Sun Nov 04, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

Think the capacity is Wh, not Ah, so divide by twelve! DSCN1086.jpg you are very right minety :!: I am sorry for this :oops: :oops: the all ignition ( electronic and coil ) is taking around 3.4 Amps when coil is cold and points closed. when coil is hot ( after about 10 minutes running ), the Amps d...
by beat
Sat Nov 03, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

DSCN1084.jpg DSCN1085.jpg as this version has to run in a total loss electrical system, - it is optimised for low current draw. this is including now a automatic switch off device. means, after the time of 10 seconds no spark is needed ( points never opened ), it stops feeding the ignition coil. to...
by beat
Fri Nov 02, 2018 10:46 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

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steering head bearing plugs on the way.....
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Bearings with plugs....
something upside down, inside out, square around, rear in front, : unusual as common......
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by beat
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: From Bzero to B50
Replies: 27
Views: 2613
Flag: Switzerland

Re: From Bzero to B50

:thumb :thumb
by beat
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

minetymenace wrote:In order to meet the stringent Swiss emission control regulations, beats new combo will be fitted with a "cat-a-lick-it" converter. I am intrigued to know how the poor pussy will be plumbed, a flange or butt joint perhaps?
if I only would speak english....
:(
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by beat
Wed Oct 31, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

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by beat
Sun Oct 28, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

hi all,

the electronically part of the new ignition TIS 5G is on the way....
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one of the two engineers on to develop.....
beat ( it is raining and cold outside.. )
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by beat
Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

working on the " inside - out / upside -down " steering head today
..... <216
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got the right tool / instruments for this work now
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new steering head
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botom and top plate for head
beat <216
by beat
Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: B50T rear shocks
Replies: 12
Views: 311
Flag: Switzerland

Re: B50T rear shocks

I am using Hagen as well.
it is a type with adjustable dumping.
I am very happy with.
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since 8 years....
beat
by beat
Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: Hammer of the Gods - B50SS Project
Replies: 99
Views: 8988
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Hammer of the Gods - B50SS Project

:thumb :thumb :thumb
by beat
Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Mixture
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Mixture

a bit lean around the electrode but rich around the outside housing this is my idea two. IMO, - not the lean center would making me thinking ( because this is the color it should be allover ), - no - , the black surrounding says as there must be a trottle range where it is definitely to rich. but w...
by beat
Sat Oct 20, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Eckington Motorcycle Day.
Replies: 4
Views: 172
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Eckington Motorcycle Day.

:roll: :lol: :cool: :lol:
by beat
Sat Oct 20, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

minetymenace wrote:Has it got to go out that door (and up the stairs)?
No, - this workshop has a wider door and a ramp to go out....

beat :lol: :lol: :lol:
by beat
Sat Oct 20, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Crankshaft experiment
Replies: 148
Views: 14508
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Crankshaft experiment

hi Jack

not only how much it is, - how much it rises and falls is important.
and of cause: by wich trottle position it is reaching the extremes.
it was taking me weeks to get it in to a narrow band of 1 Gramm of air.

beat <216
by beat
Fri Oct 19, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Truckle slide
Replies: 7
Views: 332
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Truckle slide

Well David, it was not a straight go to this solution, - no. first I made a couple of copies of the original one, each with a different cut away. BSA907.jpg BSA954.jpg but as there was no reaction in this trottle range with all this slides tested, I came to the shown solution. DSCN9152.jpg beat, ver...
by beat
Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Truckle slide
Replies: 7
Views: 332
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Truckle slide

My Mikuni Flatslide was definitely to rich around 15 to 25 % trottle.
I coured it in a same way as this:
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bypassing some air to the Needle Jet.

I guess you have had the problem as " to lean " at pick up.

beat <212
by beat
Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

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by beat
Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: Eckington Motorcycle Day.
Replies: 4
Views: 172
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Eckington Motorcycle Day.

:thumb :thumb :thumb

beat :cool:
by beat
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Int BSA Rally and other meetings
Topic: BSA do at Peter Hammond Motorcycles
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Flag: Switzerland

Re: BSA do at Peter Hammond Motorcycles

minetymenace wrote:OK, tale of Woe:
........................

ohhhhh my dear, - I guess I would miss " Pub Time " and would have a all boddle just for my self.......

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by beat
Sat Oct 13, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

hi skipp Your missing something on the engine. The Starter Motor. NO, I did not miss the starter motor. as I still feel to old to starting this engine, I have implemented the fallowing actions: 1. : fit a timing advancing unit with 40 degrees crank retarding. 2. : fit a carbi with a starter device s...
by beat
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

CCM620 wrote:have such a carb on my Rotax!
once it is nicely adjusted, - it is a very good carbi IMO

:thumb
by beat
Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

Are you building a jig so you can start making replica Gold Star frames?? That would add a few francs to your retirement fund! you got it Jan! but not to build replicas, no, - it will be something growing up in my restless brain..... <982 not sure it would be ever to sold. :grin: I love the name dr...
by beat
Wed Oct 10, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: B50 MX Oil Level ?
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Flag: Switzerland

Re: B50 MX Oil Level ?

Barry Creary wrote:don't ask how I know
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by beat
Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:42 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: B50 MX Oil Level ?
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Flag: Switzerland

Re: B50 MX Oil Level ?

66victorNM wrote:What is “wet sumping” ?
wets umping can come up also if Oilpump isn't in perfect condition.

Oil from the Tank / fraim find its way trough the gears and along the pumps shaft in to the crank case.

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by beat
Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Camshaft timing marks
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Camshaft timing marks

frank B wrote: bike started well before strip down.
Frank, - you have messed it up :!:

maybe fore some help:
- is spark really on compression stroke ??
- by ready to run: is spark just shortly before TDC ??
- how is the compression itself ??

beat <017
by beat
Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

are these cast wheels from your sidecar time? yes, they are from the time around 1971/ 1975 the story behind is: in 1970, Fritz EGLI, the producer of the EGLI fraimes was asking my father to accompany him to the motorbike show in Paris. Fritz had a meeting with some Italian customer there but he wa...
by beat
Tue Oct 09, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

find some old new stock in the Attica ( 46 yers old :!: ) I can use now for the :
1. motoriced wheelchair
2. winter wood cutter
3. star bar
4. many person sidecar
5. inside out head.

some wheels
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some Alu bracke disques
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some chain shock absorbers
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needs some work on them to make it fit
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and soon they will go on to the rig....
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by beat
Mon Oct 08, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Crankshaft experiment
Replies: 148
Views: 14508
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Crankshaft experiment

Jack Gifford wrote: Log shows air/fuel ratios about where expected- safely "fat" as planned.
:thumb :thumb :thumb
this is giving you safety and dos encourage you for going further in process.... <216

any Values of fuel type and A/F you can tell ?
if they are secret, maybe by private message ?

beat <201
by beat
Sat Oct 06, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

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<217 + :mrgreen:
by beat
Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

Ian Hingley wrote:Wonder what you're thinking??
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a smal part of what I am thinking....
beat <982
by beat
Wed Oct 03, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Project bikes
Topic: 1971 BSA B50T
Replies: 30
Views: 2445
Flag: Switzerland

Re: 1971 BSA B50T

:cool: :cool: :thumb
by beat
Wed Oct 03, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Gruppo Velox
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Gruppo Velox

:thumb :thumb :thumb
by beat
Sun Sep 30, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Gruppo Velox
Replies: 5
Views: 227
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Re: Gruppo Velox

Lovely Head and Zylinder !!!!

it seams NOT to come out from Birmingham Small Arms ....

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by beat
Sun Sep 30, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Star
Replies: 56
Views: 3450
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Star

hi Remi,

mechanical Ignition side is done:
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Points on a Tufnol plate ....
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Keflar plate to close
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bottom end finished
beat <216 :mrgreen:
by beat
Sun Sep 30, 2018 6:20 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Crankshaft experiment
Replies: 148
Views: 14508
Flag: Switzerland

Re: Crankshaft experiment

hi Jack,

I guess the logging the all mesuring is the real challenge.

so much easier when A/F Reader is continuously on the bike and after a change in jetting setup you can just go out on the road and observe the result....

beat <212