Two-stroke TUNER'S HANDBOOK by G. Jennings (online ref)

Discussion in '2-Stroke Engines' started by OldPete, Jun 1, 2007.

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  1. OldPete

    OldPete Guest

    This was considered The Bible by many a stroker tuner. I have not read it through but will do so as soon as I buy a stroker.
    Consider very carefully what metal is removed because in many cases it can not be put back on.

    It would be a good idea to save this to your own comp as it may not stay on line.
    The book is long out of print but eBay did have a used copy at $92. :grin:
    Gordon hated math and tries to keep it simple. :cool:

  2. Glasuan

    Glasuan Guest

    Looks cool, i'll give this a read over the weekend.
  3. I've saved it too my hard drive for future reference.

    Thanks for the link. :D
  4. jol

    jol Guest

    Hehe look at the pdf-version of the 2stroke tuners handbook, at the pdf page six (not scanned book six) there is some sidenotes... in Swedish :grin:
    And the speeds are converted from feet/min to metres/sec too :cool:
  5. OldPete

    OldPete Guest

    At one time Husqvarna was not Italian owned and offered some on the better dirt bikes of the '70s & '80s.
    The only issue my friends had with theirs was leaking front fork seals.

    This handbook is a treasure. :cool:
  6. Tinker1980

    Tinker1980 Guest

    I am the proud owner of a 1977 Husqvarna WR250 trail bike. Starts on the 2nd kick and goes much faster than something that old should be able to.
  7. Herrmanator8

    Herrmanator8 Guest

    thanks for the link, ill save it to my hard drive. ill read it as soon as possible, i recently read a 100 page book on small engines two stroke and 4 stroke and now im in the middle of a 500 page book on small engines then i have a few more after that. i plan on being an electrical mechanical engineer as a career. i figure i should learn soon. :grin:

  8. Herrmanator8

    Herrmanator8 Guest

    jesu* chris*!!! over 150 pages that im gonna have to print! thats like a block of wood!!! eeh...ill figure out where to print it eventually.

  9. fastboy9

    fastboy9 Member

    Those books are really worth a read, definetely taught me a lot.

    Also If you dont fancy downloading the Two-Stroke Tuner's Handbook, then there is an easy to read online version here:, all the sections are on the left hand side so you can find exactly what you are looking for.