48cc TopGun -FLIGHT- RE-Vamp..

Discussion in 'Photos & Bicycle Builds' started by djase10, May 4, 2008.

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  1. djase10

    djase10 Guest

    Hi ALL
    Yep, got the 48cc of the shelf brushed off the dust and cobwebs, and replaced the TROUBLESOME 66cc that was on the topgun..

    In the sweet spot allready (because it was already RUN-in==2006)...

    top Speed today of 45km/h, with carby needle adjustment (CLIP is 3rd down)..


    Yep -- pictures are as in my ( MB-case study, story)
    Adelaide -How it started for me,
    but many may miss these pix, because they are not in the gallery..
    so here they are for the Gallery..

    So if you haven't read the above thread -give it a read , many problems encountered and solved, perfect thread for all Happy-Time Addicts

    I have a red flasher and white flasher on the front for daylight riding ..

    Try to keep idiot cars at bay...

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  2. djase10

    djase10 Guest

    Just done 49Km/h with tail-wind along Henley Foreshore.
  3. Cool, you have a nice route to ride on. Ever take it out on the sand?
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  4. djase10

    djase10 Guest

    Beach sand riding

    Thanks for asking that SideShow>>>>>

    Yeah ,Just the once -& What a ride !!!

    Rode from Henley beach to Largs Bay along the beach,
    It was Crazy/scary/fun..
    My choke constantly needed to be moved into correct position due to the MAD vibration..
    The water had made DEEP 4 inch ruts in the sand- almost a bike length in width.

    So i was lifting the front wheel over them continually at 47km/h letting the back wheel cut through them, all while trying to keep the choke right ...

    Before i knew it I was at Largs Bay -NOISY AS , my MUFFLER was hanging on by 1 bolt, one of my indicator lenses had fallen off
    -- and i was exhausted....:shock:

    My fore arms were lactated up big time...

    I rested for 1/2hr fixed muffler on as best i could and rode home ..

    Got home to find the DAKAR rally was to start that night on SBS (2007)
    Man-- thumbs up to them guys!!

    That was the one and only beach ride i have done..
    And i'll never forget it...
  5. djase10

    djase10 Guest

    48cc New Pictures

    Scored a Flag to aid car drivers to SEE me.
    lasted only 1/2 day, lost it on Fredrick road
    Between FullHam Gardens & Port Adelaide..

    Ill get another, as it was very SEE ABLE ..
    Bu have to Epoxy the join..

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  6. djase10

    djase10 Guest

    Made blue wire kill switch

    rigged up blue wire kill switch tonight,
    will add to 48cc tomorrow.

    Used a switch from a busted massage cushion ..

    Hence the HEAT.

    Also noted that the OHM reading between ------
    Blue =
    1.2 Mega Ohms

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  7. djase10

    djase10 Guest

    What a day!!!
    Just clocked the fastest speed with the 48cc in this frame.

    Tapley's Hill Rd
    Glenelg North
    Super still (calm before the storm)

    Went to try again, and got DRENCHED.
    Fist time i've riden in such rain,
    BRAKE FADE to the extreme.

    on another note,
    the last of my parts arrived today , so i'll finally rebuild my 66cc again..
    new rings,
    head gasket
    gudgeon pin bush.

    take care all & ride safe.
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  8. starkm32

    starkm32 Member

    Sounds (and looks) like someone is having a rip roaring time.

    Any action pixs?

    Like that banner/flag; cagers are sure to see the bike.
  9. Stink Bike

    Stink Bike Member

    If you put the flag on horizontally it will keep the cars away from you.