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by Hugz
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Cylinder Base and Head Joints...early models
Replies: 2
Views: 44

Cylinder Base and Head Joints...early models

Inside cover of early original operating instructions
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by Hugz
Fri Feb 15, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: How does a recoil starter work ?
Replies: 8
Views: 135

Re: How does a recoil starter work ?

WD40 will stop the friction engage. Need to clean it off.
by Hugz
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Next generation of Seagull users
Replies: 12
Views: 228

Re: Next generation of Seagull users

Nice breasthook and gunwhale HA.
by Hugz
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Power sanding the flywheel
Replies: 4
Views: 98

Re: Power sanding the flywheel

Anytime l wish to rotate a magneto I have a crankcase and crank with the conrod barrel etc removed. A handy tool.

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by Hugz
Tue Feb 12, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: A 40 Plus Mk2, my next project
Replies: 54
Views: 1414

Re: A 40 Plus Mk2, my next project

John, don't worry the barrel is cactus and the crank and case are plentiful. All other parts went to refurbishing other motors ie box, carb and mag. Somebody else can run a motor on the back of a boat without oil if they so wish. Are you volunteering Charles? I cherish my working motors and don't li...
by Hugz
Tue Feb 12, 2019 5:25 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: A 40 Plus Mk2, my next project
Replies: 54
Views: 1414

Re: A 40 Plus Mk2, my next project

Haven't pulled it apart yet. 400rpm. Definitely something untowards happening after about five minutes. Only mildly warm. I thoughts the rings would start to bind. I probably should run it for longer until it collapses.
by Hugz
Tue Feb 12, 2019 4:56 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: A 40 Plus Mk2, my next project
Replies: 54
Views: 1414

Re: A 40 Plus Mk2, my next project

Out of curiosity I attached a seagull motor to my drill press with one little squirt of WD40 for 15 minutes to see what happened.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vruJvqXxC8o

I still cannot embed a vid! Can someone do it for me and tell me how? Thanks.
by Hugz
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: JM magneto rubber shroud
Replies: 10
Views: 217

Re: JM magneto rubber shroud

Yes indeed!
by Hugz
Sun Feb 10, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: JM magneto rubber shroud
Replies: 10
Views: 217

Re: JM magneto rubber shroud

Could be a marston thing. I have 5 SD JM magnetos and this is the first I've seen of it.
by Hugz
Sat Feb 09, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: A 40 Plus Mk2, my next project
Replies: 54
Views: 1414

Re: A 40 Plus Mk2, my next project

Be careful no grit gets drawn into the intake port.
by Hugz
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Early amal throttle lever components.
Replies: 1
Views: 69

Early amal throttle lever components.

Disassembled:
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by Hugz
Sat Feb 09, 2019 3:44 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: AC10083
Replies: 3
Views: 130

Re: AC10083

Correct prop on this one and they both have remnants of the chain we were recently discussing.
by Hugz
Sat Feb 09, 2019 3:40 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: AD35053
Replies: 3
Views: 107

Re: AD35053

It has a later barrel so that's a bonus! Both boxes are unusual.
by Hugz
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: JM magneto rubber shroud
Replies: 10
Views: 217

Re: JM magneto rubber shroud

On what motor Jacob? JM?
by Hugz
Fri Feb 08, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: JM magneto rubber shroud
Replies: 10
Views: 217

Re: JM magneto rubber shroud

Good info Bruce. Wonder if somebody added it at a later stage? Rubber is in good nick..... too good.

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