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by llewdaert
Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:55 am
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: TY250 jumping out of gear
Replies: 11
Views: 10530

Re: TY250 jumping out of gear

Either the gear has not been selected correctly or fully, or the gear and /or main shaft itself is worn [if the bike has done lots of road miles in top gear this is my bet]. The gear is held engaged by the angle of the dogs[spurs] on the actual gear itself. Not so much by the detent ball and spring[...
by llewdaert
Fri Sep 29, 2017 6:41 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Aussies WIN 2017 Trial des Nations.
Replies: 3
Views: 12653

Re: Aussies WIN 2017 Trial des Nations.

Congratulations from Scott Treadwell
Cheers
by llewdaert
Mon Sep 11, 2017 8:10 am
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: Nuked Post
Replies: 1
Views: 7790

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by llewdaert
Wed Aug 23, 2017 6:22 pm
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: TY 250 Paint help
Replies: 12
Views: 12948

Re: TY 250 Paint help

Muchas Gracias.. I would have done it the hard way[like usual]. modern idea is to paint the pinstripe so: Paint the tank black where the pinstripe goes Use narrow masking tape where you want the pinstripe to go Paint one of the colours (say yellow) Mask over the yellow section Paint the pearl sectio...
by llewdaert
Wed Aug 23, 2017 8:17 am
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: TY 250 Paint help
Replies: 12
Views: 12948

Re: TY 250 Paint help

Very good, and thanks. So it looks like the pearl first over the entire tank and then the yellow? Perhaps the pin stripe and decal -then clear over the lot...... Is that how everyone else estimates the sequence? Thanks again to all who have helped ! Cheers james This is my A model with original tank...
by llewdaert
Tue Aug 22, 2017 8:26 am
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: TY 250 Paint help
Replies: 12
Views: 12948

Re: TY 250 Paint help

Thankyou for your help, I want the paint to be as good as I can make it, myself -using either a rattle can or spraying with a gun in my shed. I have a spraygun and compressor, but previously found it to be significant bother, and would prefer to do the best I can with rattle can. I may not have the ...
by llewdaert
Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:09 am
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: TY 250 Paint help
Replies: 12
Views: 12948

Re: TY 250 Paint help

Thankyou David....






David Lahey wrote:A friend of mine just painted a TY250A and the colours look pretty good but he might not read these forums so I'll ask him for details
by llewdaert
Fri Aug 18, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: TY 250 Paint help
Replies: 12
Views: 12948

TY 250 Paint help

I want to paint a TY 250 A tank. Is there any advice in the forum? What colour rattle can, or am I better off using a spraygun? What colour codes please? Is Holden HX absinth yellow the best /closest yellow-and has anyone determined the "tober pearl" modern paint match Thanks in advance J...
by llewdaert
Thu Jan 14, 2016 8:54 am
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: Parts for TY 250
Replies: 5
Views: 15324

Re: Parts for TY 250

Thankyou David Please send me a PM with your payment details and I will organise. I am interested if you know if the A model has slotted backing plate for rotation /timing adjustment ? Here is a stator plate from a TY250D. I test-fitted it to a TY250A motor and it fits fine. $20 plus postage. I can ...
by llewdaert
Tue Jan 12, 2016 5:20 pm
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: Parts for TY 250
Replies: 5
Views: 15324

Re: Parts for TY 250

Thanks David I really only need a bare backing plate, I have coils and points etc

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