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by oldbelly
Thu Mar 09, 2017 9:03 pm
Forum: Classic/Vintage/Where are they now?
Topic: Where have all the tyres gone?
Replies: 41
Views: 17418

Re: Where have all the tyres gone?

Do the 16" wheeled outfits run 3.50 on the back and front. In the distant past I thought it was a bit wider on the back or narrower on the front. It was a long time ago mind.
by oldbelly
Wed Mar 01, 2017 9:31 pm
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: 2017 A.C.U. / F.S.R.A. British F2 Championship
Replies: 3
Views: 1743

Re: 2017 A.C.U. / F.S.R.A. British F2 Championship

Looking through the list , I can see 8 TT entries in the Championship. Am I right ? If thats the case its got to be good for the season as it has always faded after the TT .
by oldbelly
Fri Feb 10, 2017 8:38 pm
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: Number boards
Replies: 6
Views: 289

Re: Number boards

MDMD has it right Steve.
by oldbelly
Wed Feb 08, 2017 11:10 pm
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: Number boards
Replies: 6
Views: 289

Re: Number boards

Dont think F2 rules come into it ?
by oldbelly
Tue Jan 24, 2017 11:05 pm
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: Chris Lawrance
Replies: 3
Views: 1279

Re: Chris Lawrance

Chris , hope you have a great TT return. My last ever TT lap , yellow flags at 32nd but no sign of you two. Hope you have a great time , might see you In N.Z. Christmas meetings end of year.
by oldbelly
Sun Jan 22, 2017 12:03 am
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: PC25 motor
Replies: 6
Views: 247

Re: PC25 motor

If the gearbox is free and it most likely will be, then look at the mains. I have mandrels for most motors I have worked with over the years , two thou less than the main bearing journal sizes. If you bolt the cases together and the mandrel is solid then its a waste of time. If it turns even a bit t...
by oldbelly
Fri Jan 20, 2017 12:00 am
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: PC25 motor
Replies: 6
Views: 247

Re: PC25 motor

It has been done . Not by me but it did work.
by oldbelly
Tue Jan 17, 2017 11:37 pm
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: Pembrey circuit changes over winter
Replies: 12
Views: 3262

Re: Pembrey circuit changes over winter

Whats the point in racing if you dont give yourself a fright now and again .
by oldbelly
Fri Jan 13, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: Pembrey circuit changes over winter
Replies: 12
Views: 3262

Re: Pembrey circuit changes over winter

Cant make much sense of that compared to whats there now ?
by oldbelly
Thu Jan 12, 2017 11:03 pm
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: Pembrey circuit changes over winter
Replies: 12
Views: 3262

Re: Pembrey circuit changes over winter

The photo shown hasnt any of the tarmac alterations on it according to the computer images. its all after the 4th corner on the present layout ?
by oldbelly
Thu Jan 12, 2017 4:04 pm
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: scarborough on tv? Anyone know when?
Replies: 6
Views: 2379

Re: scarborough on tv? Anyone know when?

lang wrote:Geoff, thank goodness that you and I have such a quite and placid disposition, and never lost our tempers at Scarborough or any other circuit. ;)
Never Howard :lol:
by oldbelly
Wed Jan 11, 2017 10:33 pm
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: scarborough on tv? Anyone know when?
Replies: 6
Views: 2379

Re: scarborough on tv? Anyone know when?

Fists often used to fly at Scarborough Alan.
by oldbelly
Thu Dec 22, 2016 11:03 pm
Forum: Other bikes for sale
Topic: wanted pre injection, rolling chassis f1 f2 baker maybe
Replies: 16
Views: 4968

Re: wanted pre injection, rolling chassis f1 f2 baker maybe

If its for the proposed F3 class in Scotland it needs to be decent Boris if its going to be the first one. Good luck.
by oldbelly
Thu Dec 22, 2016 10:59 pm
Forum: The Sidecar Paddock
Topic: New two bike sidecar team in bsb
Replies: 2
Views: 974

Re: New two bike sidecar team in bsb

R6s suddenly seem to be the flavour of the month for 600 engined outfits now. The best one ever built is sitting up here and is for sale.