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    Vintage Aaargh, just found it ...

    Aaargh, just found it
    https://www.ducatimeccanica.com/darmah_manual/tav16.html

    Thanks for anyone who read this far.
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    Vintage Thread sizes of Darmah sidestand bolts

    Hello all, I have acquired an as new sidestand from an early Darmah and would like to fit it to mine. It connects to two threaded holes in the bottom front edge of the frame downtube and a single...
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    For Sale Darmah indicators

    I don't know if this will help anyone with a rebuild but I have a couple of indicators that came in a stash of bits I picked up. The lenses are ok and marked CEV made in Italy. The plastic bodies are...
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    I'm going to try and upload a picture of the...

    I'm going to try and upload a picture of the parts I bought. I see you are rebuilding a Darmah too. Sam, even earlier than mine, but probably the same vintage as the parts.....
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    fuel cell

    Hi Sam, the horse hasn't bolted, it's sitting in my mates unit happily grazing on Tig fumes and swarf. The alloy inner tank which he is making is half complete and subject to regular trial fits. It...
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    Once more into the breach

    Hello again, after what turned into a long break during which I fitted a gifted Rita and using a temporary tank I got the Darmah to fire on one cylinder, I spotted some parts for sale on Facebook and...
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    It's been a while but I finally got round to...

    It's been a while but I finally got round to looking at the Darmah again. Since the insides of the tank had been attacked by the fuel, despite sealing, I decided to chop out the 'tank' bit so I can...
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    but the reality is that this purchase involves...

    but the reality is that this purchase involves something of a leap of faith He had that right!
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    Canny approval from Yorkshire as well

    Canny approval from Yorkshire as well
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    hello again, Thanks to BobC for the heads up. my...

    hello again, Thanks to BobC for the heads up. my clocks were black-faced. I liked the idea of white-faced ones but things are on hold a bit at the moment since work was coming in a succession of...
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    http://i1232.photobucket.com/albums/ff369/cleckhea...

    http://i1232.photobucket.com/albums/ff369/cleckheaton/WP_000303_zpse23027d7.jpg
    Ahoy there, me hearties! Yes, I know the planks go the wrong way but it is made out of an old garden shed as a favour.
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    The stiff gear pedal turned out to be a shim that...

    The stiff gear pedal turned out to be a shim that I made to ensure that the selector pawl meshed perfectly with the quadrant. Unfortunately that pushed the shaft out just enough for the outer cover...
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    Thank you everybody.

    Thank you everybody.
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    haha - thanks. The door is the only plastic bit....

    haha - thanks. The door is the only plastic bit. I buttoned up the clutch side last night but the gearshift is now very tight so it's all coming back off again to see why! (On the Darmah, not the...
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    Please give my little local park your vote

    Dear Ducatisti, I am one of the Friends of West End Park which is a little green oasis in Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire.
    We are on a short list of four local causes (The others are in Mirfield and...
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    I took all the clutch and flywheel side off and...

    I took all the clutch and flywheel side off and looked very carefully at fit and wear patterns and so-on, before swapping a couple of shims and putting it back together. With the new 'Magic Bullet'...
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    Thanks for worrying. I've been working on a...

    Thanks for worrying. I've been working on a relatively long term contract where the goal posts kept moving, something that all contractors will understand. In an effort not to waste the good weather...
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    For Sale spotted this multistrada in a Leeds shop

    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10152779476892506&set=a.10151964091432506.1073741841.535972505&type=1&theater


    Looks cheap but I've heard that 'starts on the booster' before...

    PS, I...
  19. I used to go when I had a Buell. It was always a...

    I used to go when I had a Buell. It was always a good day. Later this year the Canadian Lancaster is coming over so there will be the opportunity to see two in the air together. Maybe in a couple of...
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    I don't know if this applies to Trish but some of...

    I don't know if this applies to Trish but some of us react in a different way to cracked bones. My body swells up like an inflatable splint and often that means that the break isn't obvious on an...
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