Monthly Archive: October 2017

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GT Headlining and axle bolts

Another day in and out of the workshop, more items ticked off the list of things to get and things to fit. Slowly does it get it right seems to be the best approach...

Frankenair carburettor

Got in the post today a couple of Honda Hobbit carburettors, the same as the old carburettor used the other weekend on Frankenair. one as a gift to Nick for his hard work and...

Bad Bolt choice

Bad night tonight, it was going to be a short one in the workshop, but a satisfying little job. I planned to swap out all the rear axle bolts and put in the correct...

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GT handbrake cables

Another good day in the workshop was had today, I have re routed the handbrake cables and added a couple of clamps to hold the cable better, so they don’t flop onto the rear...

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GT waxoil me up

Tonight we decided to warm up the waxoil and do the insides of the doors before we do the final trail fit on the door cards. I am happy to report I am now...

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GT Outside

For the first time in maybe 6 or 7 years the GT spent the day outside in the sun. It wasa bright day so it seemed daft to hide inside. Again its jacked up...

Frankenair more work done

A massive thanks to Nick again. I popped over to the farm, to assist (aka stand around looking lost whilst Nick got on with things). As always my legs are failing me so little...

BSA collection

It has been on the cards for a while, but it was time for me to pop over to Norfolk and collect the bikes I had agreed to purchase. It turned out to be...

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GT Heater box and door locks

More work done today, in my travels over the years I had managed to pick up two door barrels with new keys for a HC, matching numbers and all that. So Today after some...