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    Yesterday, 04:58 AM
    Hopefully I make it through Thursday practice without issue. Come and say hello in the pits at some stage.
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    01-18-2017, 01:35 PM
    Last two pieces of the race puzzle now in place. Tyre warmers and front stand.
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    01-15-2017, 12:13 AM
    Numbers on, timed up again and nearly ready for The Island Classic.
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    01-14-2017, 03:50 PM
    Machined the pressure plate this morning to accept the new lifter piece and grab back some clearance lost because of the longer input shaft. Now...
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    01-14-2017, 01:09 AM
    Product whinge 35 volume 256. Engine is all back together with the Nova six speed and back in the frame. I have been assembling the ignition and...
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    01-12-2017, 07:14 PM
    I have re assembled the engine again over the last two or three nights after work. It makes a huge difference when you know what to expect. The Nova...
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    01-11-2017, 04:38 AM
    Right. The whole lot is going back together as of last night. I have adjusted the ring gap positions in the bores knowing that they move anyway. ...
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    01-08-2017, 07:11 PM
    Difficult to hold these baskets in reverse without building a jig to bolt it to. Nothing to register off. The result would probably be worse than the...
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    01-08-2017, 07:08 PM
    Thank you, but being of Scots background I have the ability to lose it at the drop of a hat. Why I haven't with this build I have no idea. Just...
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    01-07-2017, 08:04 PM
    Just looked like the back of the basket wasn't machined correctly. The lip on the casting was higher one side than the other. I could have fixed it...
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    01-06-2017, 07:59 PM
    I stripped the basket from the gear, removed about a thou off the face of the gear. The new basket arrived yesterday from Franco. I bolted it up to...
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    01-06-2017, 07:57 PM
    Nova six speed sitting in place.
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    01-06-2017, 05:31 PM
    I am just prepping the whole thing for re assembly for the Island Classic. I have learned a lot from the first couple of engine assemblies I did....
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    01-05-2017, 03:34 PM
    Glad you enjoyed the read, I have tried to present it exactly as it happened although extremely frustrating at times. More so with a lack of follow...
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    01-04-2017, 05:08 PM
    For those interested, and so long as I make it in time, you can watch live timing for the Phillip Island event on 27th, 28th and 29th of January on...
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    01-04-2017, 04:31 PM
    That was my partner Sonja's voice in the video, as you can tell she was delighted. She works away two weeks at a time on a gas rig, so I waited until...
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    01-04-2017, 03:40 PM
    Nova and the original re seller are looking at the gear set damage at the moment. I am supposed to be running at a big International meeting at...
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    01-04-2017, 03:37 PM
    I appreciate the encouragement. The whole build has been very enjoyable, I just wish I had the knowledge I have now when I first started. I...
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    01-03-2017, 07:34 PM
    What is Different: As with everything new purchased for this thing, no one gives you all the information. It must be a neat game by...
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    01-02-2017, 11:18 PM
    The Nova six speed gearbox has arrived. A couple of installation issues to check with Nova but other than that all good. A couple of photos...
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    12-25-2016, 07:52 PM
    First run of the new bike at The Geelong Revival three weeks ago. https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/80292028/IMG_5988.m4v
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    12-25-2016, 07:51 PM
    https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/80292028/Clutch%20Basket.mp4 Video of the clutch basket run out. I have already taken over a mm off the...
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    12-21-2016, 04:34 AM
    Well I have found the real culprit when it comes to the alloy in the oil. I bought a Cappellini modified clutch hub to run with the pump. Turns out...
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Metung, Victoria Australia
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Post Classic & Forgotten Era Racing
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Warranty Manager - Kenworth Trucks

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