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by Sam
Tue Oct 02, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Re: Kneeler outfit

Yes , ive been through it all before a few years ago.
by Sam
Mon Oct 01, 2018 7:40 am
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Re: Kneeler outfit

Yes it shall have to be given the go over by VOSA and then an MOT every year. I have already spoke to VOSA to check for what needs to be done to make it road worthy, nothing drastic.

Sam
by Sam
Sun Sep 30, 2018 9:58 am
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Re: Kneeler outfit

Cheers Snowy gearbox in place,
by Sam
Wed Sep 05, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: leading links bearings
Replies: 6
Views: 2032

Re: leading links bearings

Rubber bushes work fine, we used Robin Reliant bushes on the leading link forks in our racing outfits for may years withought any problems the same as many other outfits.
by Sam
Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Re: Kneeler outfit

I had a little bit of Kitchen engineering incentive yesterday, the main spine for the chair hub was only 1 1/4 inch dia seeing as I shall be using a minilight wheel and wider tyre I decided to up the spine to 2". Using a plug with a 6mm hole insetred into the tube then using a 2" hole saw I proceede...
by Sam
Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Wasp brake hoses
Replies: 2
Views: 241

Re: Wasp brake hoses

This may be of help http://www.earls.co.uk/catalogues.php may be worthwile and set up an account to receive a discount

Sam
by Sam
Fri Jul 27, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: General Off Topic Chat
Topic: Brew kit at home
Replies: 5
Views: 296

Re: Brew kit at home

Just had a look on their web site, that brewery I built originally for Ushers in Edinburgh, under the supoervision of Inveralmond brewery who were bought over by Innes and Gunn. After a few years I took it out and re-installed it in Ashton lane Glasgow, Digger the brewer was on the phone looking for...
by Sam
Thu Jul 26, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: General Off Topic Chat
Topic: Brew kit at home
Replies: 5
Views: 296

Re: Brew kit at home

The pulpit came from The Guthrie memorial church in Leith Edinburgh....its serving the right spirit now though! :) As for wheat beers no I havent I have stuck to Blond, IPA and Porter. I tried a 80 bob but prefer the lighter beers nowadays and the Porter for winter.

Sam
by Sam
Thu Jul 26, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: General Off Topic Chat
Topic: Brew kit at home
Replies: 5
Views: 296

Brew kit at home

Anyone into brewing their own beer on here? I fell into building breweries after being asked if I would install one locally about 7 years ago and straight after doing that was asked to do another. Seing a gap in the market I set up buisness building breweries from scratch instead of modifying vessel...
by Sam
Thu Jul 26, 2018 8:10 am
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Now dont get upset but !
Replies: 65
Views: 9350

Re: Now dont get upset but !

I've never had a road based outfit but had several kneelers and enjoyed doing pure road racing Including the TT, Southern 100 and Scarborough. Im currently building a BMW classic outfit for road use at the moment. I purchased my first outfit after visiting the Scottish bike show when it was in Musse...
by Sam
Tue Jul 24, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Re: Kneeler outfit

Down loaded the wondows app which someone on here suggested and seems to work.
by Sam
Tue Jul 24, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Re: Kneeler outfit

I give up its not working for me !!
by Sam
Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Re: Kneeler outfit

I have stripped the bike down now, I took pics just after I collected it and brought it home, I had to made sure I had enough room to fit a motor with a started attached.

Sam
by Sam
Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Re: Kneeler outfit

I have reduced it down to 400 x 300 and still no luck. The crankcase is a larger file and that posted ok.
by Sam
Tue Jul 24, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Re: Kneeler outfit

Nope have taken the chassis pic down to 90kb but still comes up as invalid even although it is in jpeg.
by Sam
Tue Jul 24, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Re: Kneeler outfit

Hi, have reduced the pics to 1200 x 900 but still coming up "file too large"

Sam
by Sam
Tue Jul 24, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: Choppers, Bobbers, Trikes & other strange types Q&A's
Topic: R100RS Street Scrambler Project
Replies: 43
Views: 5948

Re: R100RS Street Scrambler Project

Try this for the photobucket fix, If you're using Google Chrome, go to the three dots on the right side of the screen and click them. A drop down should appear. Hover your mouse over "More Tools," and when the next drop down appears, click on extensions. Go to the link towards the bottom that says "...
by Sam
Tue Jul 24, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Re: Kneeler outfit

Cheers, Saco Tattie will be in the chair ! I have to have a meeting with the MOT chap (ex sidecar racer collegue) I have a few hurdles to get over first but confident they can be sorted out easily. My ex passenger may be up for it though, the deadline will be for the Moidart run end of April setting...
by Sam
Tue Jul 24, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Sidecar Chat
Topic: Kneeler outfit
Replies: 22
Views: 842

Kneeler outfit

Hi all, Im new to BMW but have always had the urge to put a racing outfit on the road, I was browsing through fleabay and this R75 ongoing project jumped out at me so went ahead and purchased it. The chassis was built by the previous owner from chrome molly but on closer inspection he has not manage...

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