Tagged: Weber DCD

Blydenstein all in one for Weber DCD

New Rocker cover / Manifold for the HA

Well it arrived at last, all the way from New Zealand (cheers Mike). Its a Rare Blyenstein all in one Webber DCD rocker cover and manifold all in one. Its going to need a lot of work to clean it up and polish so it looks super smooth and new....

NTD890C Weber DCD

Carb up

Over the last few days I have taken the plunge to rebuild the Weber DCD on Marvin. Having removed the carb and stripped it down completely. I noted all the jet and tube sizes and left them all to soak over night in Meths. I have a spare DCD and...

NTD890C Weber DCD

Its a setup

Last night I managed to get a few things modified for Marvin and a few items made like new gaskets for the carburettor too. I also managed to get copies of the Haynes carburettor books which contained a load of settings for various models of cars. Alas it doesn’t list...

NTD890C Atherstone show 2008

Tappets better

The tappets are much better now I redid them using the rule of Nine and not the make it up as you go along method I employed previously. With that back to a manageable tap (see not 100% right) I am left scratching my head over the carburettor and its...

NTD890C

Evening report

Tonight I have managed to refit the Webber, and nice and neat, I have modified the throttle cable mount (its still a mess but better). Before I fitted it all back on the car I modified the manifold, but grinding away loads of the aluminium towards the rocker cover so...

Trial carb fitting

Right as I said at the weekend this week after work I am doing to work on the Marvin. I have several things I want to get done before the weekend, some I have already done, like clean and re-gap the spark plugs. I noted that in the last few...