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by greasy-fingers
Thu Oct 22, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: wierd rumi pistons
Replies: 1
Views: 19

wierd rumi pistons

Had these many years, does anyone know anything about them?

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by greasy-fingers
Mon Oct 19, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Early 3 speed Turismo engine parts for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 21

Re: early 3 speed tourisimo engine parts for sale

engine cases, 1 complete gear set, 1 incomplete gear set. offers or swops graham rumi125@live.co.uk
by greasy-fingers
Mon Oct 19, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Early 3 speed Turismo engine parts for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 21

Re: early 3 speed tourisimo engine parts for sale

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by greasy-fingers
Mon Oct 19, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Early 3 speed Turismo engine parts for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 21

Early 3 speed Turismo engine parts for sale

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by greasy-fingers
Sat Oct 17, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: "claude archamba" rumi reed valve cylinders for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 79

"claude archamba" rumi reed valve cylinders for sale

DSC02360.JPG DSC02362.JPG DSC02364.JPG complete reedvalve kit, inlet manifolds are for 17.5 phbg dellorto,s , exhaust manifolds for standard rumi silencer "will go a lot quicker with expansion chambers, pair of unfinished piston port cylinders spare pistons offers or swops, i am looking for twin ca...
by greasy-fingers
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: 13 tooth chain sprocket wanted
Replies: 1
Views: 102

13 tooth chain sprocket wanted

as above, wanted a 13 tooth sprocket preferably new.
by greasy-fingers
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: 43.5mm piston rings wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 45

43.5mm piston rings wanted

as above , looking for a set "3" for 1 piston,
by greasy-fingers
Tue Sep 01, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: 3 year project complete, well, almost!
Replies: 12
Views: 774

Re: 3 year project complete, well, almost!

i have a spare specsavers voucher if you need it arthur :D
by greasy-fingers
Mon Aug 31, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: 3 year project complete, well, almost!
Replies: 12
Views: 774

Re: 3 year project complete, well, almost!

stunning restoration ian.
by greasy-fingers
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: speedo cable
Replies: 0
Views: 237

speedo cable

formichino speedometer cable on ebay uk if anyone is looking for one.
by greasy-fingers
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Formichino Serial Numbers
Replies: 23
Views: 13088

Re: Formichino Serial Numbers

The red plate can clearly be seen on the Sei-Giorni rear mudguard, and Formichino e rear body panel.
by greasy-fingers
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Formichino Serial Numbers
Replies: 23
Views: 13088

Re: Formichino Serial Numbers

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by greasy-fingers
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Formichino Serial Numbers
Replies: 23
Views: 13088

Re: Formichino Serial Numbers

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by greasy-fingers
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Formichino Serial Numbers
Replies: 23
Views: 13088

Re: Formichino Serial Numbers

It seems that the red plate was fitted to random rumi,s, without any specific reason. I thought also that it was fitted to machines exported to certain countries. My American market "Sei Giorni" has one, but I also noticed the same plate on Italian home market "Sei Giorni" as well, l including the v...
by greasy-fingers
Sat May 23, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Engine doesn't sound as it should ... (BIG SURPRISE INSIDE)
Replies: 37
Views: 4438

Re: Engine doesn't sound as it should ... (BIG SURPRISE INSIDE)

uk ebay item 401044755977 typically Chinese "crap quality" so buy two as one will break, but they are only about £9 each
by greasy-fingers
Sat May 23, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Engine doesn't sound as it should ... (BIG SURPRISE INSIDE)
Replies: 37
Views: 4438

Re: Engine doesn't sound as it should ... (BIG SURPRISE INSIDE)

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by greasy-fingers
Sat May 23, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Engine doesn't sound as it should ... (BIG SURPRISE INSIDE)
Replies: 37
Views: 4438

Re: Engine doesn't sound as it should ... (BIG SURPRISE INSIDE)

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by greasy-fingers
Fri May 22, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Engine doesn't sound as it should ... (BIG SURPRISE INSIDE)
Replies: 37
Views: 4438

Re: Engine doesn't sound as it should ... (BIG SURPRISE INSIDE)

Always good when you find the definite cause to a problem :wink: . Reading this reminds me to ask - I do not like the idea of the split pin on the flywheel nut, if you cannot reach the position to match the slots in the nut with the hole in the crankshaft without overtightening it requires you to ba...
by greasy-fingers
Sun May 17, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Southern California Ebay Formichino
Replies: 6
Views: 1093

Re: Southern California Ebay Formichino

To confirm it looks like it was originally an argentine machine, there are certainly argentine spec parts fitted, that may or may not matter, some argentine rumi,s are fine, others may have led a harder life than usual.
by greasy-fingers
Mon May 04, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Moto Rumi Sport - 1951 (Fixing some problems)
Replies: 34
Views: 9320

Re: Moto Rumi Sport - 1951 (Fixing some problems)

I have always thought the early sport is the most attractive of all rumi machines.
by greasy-fingers
Tue Apr 28, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: coronavirus
Replies: 4
Views: 1652

coronavirus

There is absolutely no reason to suggest that all this non Rumi riding is getting to me !!!!

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by greasy-fingers
Sun Apr 26, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Formichino project for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 529

Formichino project for sale

Just put a restoration project on uk Ebay if anyone is looking for something to do during the lockdown. More photos and info at the next link: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/moto-rumi-motorumi-classic-italian-scooter-formichino-project-1960/353062269035 Moto-Rumi-Formichino-Project-for-sale-00.jpg Moto-...
by greasy-fingers
Sun Apr 05, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: 1234 "5" once i caught a fish alive
Replies: 5
Views: 2134

Re: 1234 "5" once i caught a fish alive

this is taken from the ex rex caunt 18.1bhp "at the rear wheel" rumi engine that I have owned for many years, it proved too be a bit radical for road use in its original shorter stroke / very revvy format, with a very clever engineering friend it is being re-worked to use standard stroke crankshaft ...