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by motodevo
Thu May 02, 2013 1:39 pm
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: Air cooled mono
Replies: 13
Views: 8202

Re: Air cooled mono

Series one fantic 243 (86/87?)
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by motodevo
Thu Sep 03, 2009 7:47 pm
Forum: Technical help
Topic: rust in tank
Replies: 3
Views: 2505

Re: rust in tank

fill the tank with vinegar to the brim and let it sit for 3 or 4 days, all the rust will be gone. Then always keep it full when you put it away or seal it with a tank sealer like POR15
by motodevo
Tue Sep 01, 2009 2:35 pm
Forum: Technical help
Topic: ty 175 back fire
Replies: 14
Views: 5674

Re: ty 175 back fire

if its backfiring could be a sheared woodruff key for the ignition rotor
by motodevo
Mon Mar 23, 2009 1:37 pm
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: fantic 250cc
Replies: 4
Views: 3295

Re: fantic 250cc

try bob wright in the UK
http://www.fantictrials.co.uk/
by motodevo
Wed Feb 04, 2009 1:03 am
Forum: Waiting in the queue
Topic: WR250F Motor Gurus
Replies: 12
Views: 7596

Re: WR250F Motor Gurus

dfisher64 wrote:hey there just wondering if anyone knows how to make the throttle response on an 08 wr250f ridiculously snappy and responsive...


go to yamaha and trade it for a 450 :lol:
by motodevo
Sun Jan 18, 2009 11:47 pm
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: TY175 Spark-No Spark??Gear shifter
Replies: 7
Views: 3828

Re: TY175 Spark-No Spark??Gear shifter

if you can see the points arcing and sparking when looking through the flywheel, it usually means the condensor is stuffed. If your gunna replace the condensor you might as well put in some new points too. Buy a flywheel puller for about $30 (27mm left hand thread from memory) and new points and con...
by motodevo
Fri Jan 02, 2009 11:50 am
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: returning to this sport
Replies: 17
Views: 7891

Re: returning to this sport

Heres a pic of my 950buck trials bike, just to show you what can be found for under a grand, not everyones cup of tea but has proven to be reliable so far, haven't had to do any repairs in the last few years but i do overservice her, and i dont compete on it just bush bash. The eighties bikes are go...
by motodevo
Tue Dec 30, 2008 2:26 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: returning to this sport
Replies: 17
Views: 7891

Re: returning to this sport

they can be found for under a grand, you just have to hunt them out and maybe lower you expectations a little. I bought my bike for 950, it was advertised on this site, a 87 Fantic 243, motor like new and still running strong, monoshock-yes, disc front and rear-yes, watercooled-no, with as new tyres...
by motodevo
Mon Dec 29, 2008 12:09 pm
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: Honda TL250 on fleaBay
Replies: 16
Views: 8603

Re: Honda TL250 on fleaBay

from what i know of 70's hondas, the frame and engine numbers almost never match(if they do its purely by coincidence) but are usually within a couple hundred of each other. There's a very good chance this is the original engine.
by motodevo
Tue May 13, 2008 8:39 pm
Forum: Technical help
Topic: DIY TRIALS
Replies: 17
Views: 6700

Re: DIY TRIALS

wow thats awesome, looks better than some bikes made by large mainstream manufacturers, i guess the real test will be to see how it rides.You should be really proud of yourself, awesome just awesome

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