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  1. Job almost done.

    Following an event years ago ( first vid) , I decided to embark on a mission. That mission was to turn my S2, which I clocked up a billion miles on,...

    Started by griff851, 09-08-2022 09:36 PM
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    09-11-2022 08:57 AM Go to last post
  2. Ceramic coated combustion chamber

    There is a bit of an issue that came up during a how things work chat with Bob a couple of years ago. It seems the support for the exh seat on the...

    Started by griff851, 07-30-2022 07:53 AM
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    07-31-2022 07:12 AM Go to last post
  3. Bevel rear brake

    So having mounted my U beaut Brembo rear floating caliper that snapped off its opposing arm after 40 years, I had to modify it and remount the arm on...

    Started by griff851, 07-18-2022 04:55 AM
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    07-24-2022 06:41 AM Go to last post
  4. bevel/damah chain guard

    another project now looking for bevel darmah bits like a chain guard? any leads?

    Started by Whitto1, 07-02-2022 05:59 AM
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  5. Bevel twin oil

    Steve, what do you run in your real man’s twin? Nearly ready to get the NCR griffy up and running again, new guides and off to get seats cut...

    Started by griff851, 04-18-2022 07:40 AM
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    04-19-2022 07:30 AM Go to last post
  6. Carnel test and tune 2022

    Ah Carnel raceway, 2.5-3.5 hrs (depending on roadworks) from Brisbane inland lays the town of Stanthorpe. A charming country town at the beginning of...

    Started by griff851, 04-10-2022 09:52 AM
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  7. Bosch ignition pick ups

    Pantah 650 engine (1985 Elefant) with Bosch ignition. The P08 from electret are no good. (Kokusan). Anyone has a solution? Cant find direct...

    Started by Pacman, 01-23-2022 10:17 AM
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    01-23-2022 05:31 PM Go to last post
  8. Cool bearing

    Not much happening of late, so to those who may crave a little entertainment. Attached is a picture of a bearing. Its called a complex needle roller...

    Started by griff851, 08-16-2021 09:14 AM
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    09-05-2021 04:05 PM Go to last post
  9. One of these things won the 69 TT

    https://www.bikeexif.com/vintage-ducati-250-restored. Just happen to be being visited by one. Some seriously sick puppies back then.

    Started by griff851, 09-05-2021 04:15 AM
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    09-05-2021 07:11 AM Go to last post
  10. El cheapo exh reversion plate test

    Found the photos. I believe the theory is to solve a supposedly overport issue and at the same time increase the speed of the sonic reversion wave so...

    Started by griff851, 04-07-2021 04:08 AM
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    04-08-2021 07:25 PM Go to last post
  11. Ready for glue

    Clean and ready for super dooper glue. Belzona 1111.

    Started by griff851, 04-07-2021 04:17 AM
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  12. Velocity porting mod

    Well, by golly gosh it went like the clappers. The whole amazing 400km worth. Steve, 42mm inlet wasted stainless valves. 36 exh valves. Standard S2...

    Started by griff851, 02-13-2021 04:50 AM
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    03-18-2021 05:04 PM Go to last post
  13. Ready to launch

    Missed by one day on my dead line. Merry Christmas to all. I painted it Christmas colours even! :D

    Started by griff851, 12-26-2020 05:45 AM
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  14. It lives

    Finally after basically 16 years of not being on the road my beloved Bevel has hit the bitumen. Still not painted, but not to far off now. It has all...

    Started by griff851, 03-11-2020 11:46 PM
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    03-17-2020 08:32 PM Go to last post
  15. New levels of desperation

    So, in days of old, to fit monster cams in single heads the boys use to “butterfly” cut the cam cap hole to get the cam lobes in. Great except the...

    Started by griff851, 09-06-2019 08:23 AM
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    11-19-2019 06:57 AM Go to last post
  16. Daytona steering dampener

    Wanting to go period for my Bevel endurance racer, I had an old corroded Daytona dampener as fitted to Darmahs. Piece of heavy crap really, solid...

    Started by griff851, 10-16-2019 02:47 AM
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  17. 2019 Big Chill fastest 250 in qld.

    Finally after a few catastrophic failures (see pic of one such) , kept ripping the tips of valves due to a small problem with E=MC sqd and 14000...

    Started by griff851, 07-21-2019 05:19 AM
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  18. Made it to Moto Giro dinner display

    After a few hectic days and late nights, both the Moto Parilla and the 98ss made it. Although the 98ss is missing a carby, chain and tyre pump. Both...

    Started by griff851, 08-25-2018 09:09 PM
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    08-26-2018 07:08 AM Go to last post
  19. Parilla 175 1955

    Just finished this enough to go on show on the weekend at the end of the Moto Giro. Only addition after these photos is the fuel taps and lines, and...

    Started by griff851, 08-23-2018 09:00 AM
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    08-23-2018 09:00 AM Go to last post
  20. New build

    The ultimate in high end performance. A raging 6.5hp apparently.

    Started by griff851, 08-05-2018 06:55 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    08-05-2018 07:10 AM Go to last post

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