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    TZ350

    ESE's works engine tuner

    Thread Starter: TZ350

    . This is Thomas a Vietnamese race mechanic, you know that place where they have all those hot 50's and 125's are big bikes. Thomas, ESE's Race Team's Tuner is fettling number 9. adjusting the port timing for Taupo. Its hard to see but he has taped a degree wheel to the magneto flywheel...

    Last Post By: peewee Today, 14:33 Go to last post
    Rcktfsh

    Optimistic sellers

    Thread Starter: Rcktfsh

    This trader must be pretty hard to outdo as far as optimism goes. Bike has been on the market for a year now, wonder when the penny will drop he''s dreaming at that price. You'd have thought after a year he might have got round to the little bit of tlc required to get running. ...

    Last Post By: HenryDorsetCase Today, 10:44 Go to last post
    Yow Ling

    The Bucket Foundry

    Thread Starter: Yow Ling

    The foundry or metal casting stuff thats been going on the the ESE thread really inspired me to get on with having a go at this stuff. If you can cast metal theres really not much you cant do. I dont think its going to be easy, most of it has been a bit of 2 steps forward 1 step back so far. Im...

    Last Post By: Flettner Yesterday, 16:51 Go to last post
    husaberg

    Oddball engines and prototypes

    Thread Starter: husaberg

    As the title says........

    Last Post By: husaberg Today, 14:50 Go to last post
    cotswold

    Race chassis

    Thread Starter: cotswold

    I just thought I would post these pictures of a couple of bikes I raced back when I was faster. The Waddon chassis was very basic but worked very well and I think would make a fantastic bucket frame. It was light and the bike handled well, the one I had was bought from Ian Young who had finished...

    Last Post By: F5 Dave Today, 12:46 Go to last post
    PistonBlown

    Tt2000 2017

    Thread Starter: PistonBlown

    Well the checkpoints have been announced. Formats changed a bit this year so one start point (Christchurch) and two finish points (Dunedin or Picton). Looks like the checkpoints are in 4 clusters this year in a kind of compass points layout. Finish times been opened up so there is not the...

    Last Post By: Mr Triple Yesterday, 21:19 Go to last post
    F5 Dave

    F5ís first ever brand new bike!

    Thread Starter: F5 Dave

    . . . Will have to be deferred as I’ve gone & done something else. See picture (haven't taken one myself yet, this is from past owner). My rational is that one probably won’t be able to new register a 2 stroke in this increasingly worrisome cotton wool environment. One can’t buy a new 2 stroke,...

    Last Post By: F5 Dave Today, 12:52 Go to last post
    Grumph

    Lime Scooters

    Thread Starter: Grumph

    Saw something today which I thought might give the hive mind a workout.... Turning off Riccarton road at lights this morning, waiting for a stream of traffic to pass. On the back of the stream was a lime scooter - tapped out, on the road, no helmet. Doing an impressive speed I have to say. He'd...

    Last Post By: Swoop Today, 14:29 Go to last post
    PistonBlown

    Tt2000 2019

    Thread Starter: PistonBlown

    Yippee, TT2000 Checkpoints and Registration have appeared. http://www.tt2000.org

    Last Post By: banditrider Today, 07:38 Go to last post
    jellywrestler

    MotoGP 2019

    Thread Starter: jellywrestler

    I haven't been to a Moto GP as yet and reckon given others enthusiasm for them they're probably a good show? I'm thinking I should get my arse along to one in 2019 Figuring you lot would be able to enlighten me on to which meeting is the best one and why? Might as well get the inside info after...

    Last Post By: merv Today, 12:47 Go to last post