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by hugomez
Thu Apr 18, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Moto Rumi - High Performance - Sale
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Re: Moto Rumi - High Performance - Sale

Hi again, Peter sent me more photos and an explanation about how he fit the Piaggio cylinders. ----------------- Here are a couple of pictures of how I fitted the Piaggio cylinders. These cylinders have no inlet track so so new tracks/reed valve housings were attached directly to the upper crank-cas...
by hugomez
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Moto Rumi - High Performance - Sale
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Moto Rumi - High Performance - Sale

Hi all, On behalf of Peter Caisley, I am posting here his amazingly impressive Moto Rumi Formichino HIGH PERFORMANCE for sale. After reading what he did with that engine and by the look of this beast, ............... woooooooow!!! --------------------------- Description from Peter: This 1957 Moto Ru...
by hugomez
Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: Regolaritá Sei Giorni (Claudio - Argentina)
Replies: 89
Views: 20906

Re: Regolaritá Sei Giorni (Claudio - Argentina)

Hi, On behalf on Graham, here these photos of his Moto Rumi Sei Giorni and also a message explaining the photos. ------------------------- Hi Claudio, I hope these help. If you need any other particular angles please let me know. The pictures where all taken with the seat in the most rear position o...
by hugomez
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Junior "earles" project for sale
Replies: 5
Views: 106

Re: Junior "earles" project for sale

And a few more photos on behalf of Graham....
Moto-Rumi-Junior---Project-Graham---Sale-12.jpg
Moto-Rumi-Junior---Project-Graham---Sale-13.jpg
Moto-Rumi-Junior---Project-Graham---Sale-14.jpg
by hugomez
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Junior "earles" project for sale
Replies: 5
Views: 106

Re: Junior "earles" project for sale

Here some photos of this Junior "earles" project for sale on behalf of Graham. Moto-Rumi-Junior---Project-Graham---Sale-00.jpg Moto-Rumi-Junior---Project-Graham---Sale-01.jpg Moto-Rumi-Junior---Project-Graham---Sale-02.jpg Moto-Rumi-Junior---Project-Graham---Sale-03.jpg Moto-Rumi-Junior---Project-Gr...
by hugomez
Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Junior "earles" project for sale
Replies: 5
Views: 106

Re: Junior "earles" project for sale

My camera does not seem compatible with this site unfortunately, could send some to an email address if you are interested. Hi Graham, If you want send me to my email address the photos of your Junior project taken with your camera, I will reduce the size and post them here on your behalf. Greets, ...
by hugomez
Thu Apr 11, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: Ride Out
Replies: 5
Views: 88

Re: Ride Out

formic wrote:
Thu Apr 11, 2019 6:11 pm
...... en route I was admonished for exceeding their club's speed limit of 50mph.
This pleased me immensely and really made my day.
....
:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by hugomez
Tue Apr 09, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Rumi Silencer for sale in Romania
Replies: 1
Views: 65

Re: Rumi Silencer for sale in Romania

Hi,

This silencer is for the Superbike Honda of the Rumi Team.

LINK: http://www.teamrumi.com/index.htm
by hugomez
Mon Apr 08, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Broken center pressure ball - Clutch
Replies: 1
Views: 98

Broken center pressure ball - Clutch

Hi, I just want to show you what happened yesterday to me. This can be useful in case it also happen to you in the future. As I mentioned in other topic some weeks ago, I installed reinforced clutch springs in the engine of my Bol D'Or, trying to solve the problem of the clutch slipping in high revo...
by hugomez
Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Exhaust nuts
Replies: 4
Views: 124

Re: Exhaust nuts

Hi, for exhaust nuts you can see this Italian seller that is offering them. LINK: https://www.subito.it/accessori-moto/ghiera-ghiere-scarico-rumi-diametro-34mm-vicenza-270866380.htm Moto-Rumi-exhaust-nuts-01.jpg Moto-Rumi-exhaust-nuts-02.jpg For crankshaft if I am correct maybe Edoardo Marsiletti ca...
by hugomez
Wed Mar 27, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: Rumi Formichino Bj. 1956 railway porter
Replies: 9
Views: 225

Re: Rumi Formichino Bj. 1956 railway porter

It look nice!! :D

Either if is original or not, fit well.
by hugomez
Wed Mar 27, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: Rumi Formichino Bj. 1956 railway porter
Replies: 9
Views: 225

Re: Rumi Formichino Bj. 1956 railway porter

Hi Dieter,

Same as Michael. I've never seen that carrier in a Formichino. Was it mounted before in one?
by hugomez
Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: Insurance
Replies: 3
Views: 131

Re: Insurance

Hi, I am not in UK, but in The Netherlands. Here in the Netherlands there is a company called Vetera that insure only classic vehicles (motorbikes and cars). It offer great deals, knowing that collectors have many bikes/cars and do not often use them, so there are packages where you can insure a num...
by hugomez
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Bench Seat for Formichino
Replies: 1
Views: 94

Re: Bench Seat for Formichino

Hi Phil, Have a look to this seat that is for sale in Austria. LINK: https://www.willhaben.at/iad/kaufen-und-verkaufen/d/moto-rumi-formichino-sitzbank-294220335/ Using Google translator I translate from German to English the description from the seller that is on that link: "Sell a new seat for a Ru...
by hugomez
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Clutch and engine position
Replies: 11
Views: 681

Re: Clutch and engine position

Done and working fine, at least on the bench.
I won't know if the old discs with the new reinforced springs is solving the former problem of the clutch spinning in high revs in 1st gear, until I test the scooter in the street, hopefully will perform as I want.

Thanks for the help ;)
by hugomez
Sat Mar 02, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Clutch and engine position
Replies: 11
Views: 681

Re: Clutch and engine position

Hi Hugo, with the new thicker plates I expect you will need to compress the clutch all the way to see any gaps. When fully compressed you can check that the plates are not stuck together due to lack of clearance by carefully tweaking a flat screwdriver between the plates. Usually you will hear a sl...
by hugomez
Sat Mar 02, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Clutch and engine position
Replies: 11
Views: 681

Re: Clutch and engine position

Beside my doubts in my previous reply, I have another doubt. It is clear that the brand new reinforced springs together with the brand new set of clutch discs didn't work. I have two options: Use the old used springs with the brand new clutch discs set, or ... use the brand new reinforced springs wi...
by hugomez
Sat Mar 02, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Clutch and engine position
Replies: 11
Views: 681

Re: Clutch and engine position

Hi, Here I am again after removing the right side engine cover to see if I can solve the problem with the clutch. Unfortunately during the upgrade of the forum, some replies in this topic were lost. If I remember correctly, in some replies somebody (I think Graham or Ian) mentioned about some cleara...
by hugomez
Sat Mar 02, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Front shock absorbers
Replies: 7
Views: 1407

Re: Front shock absorbers

RF125 wrote:
Fri Mar 01, 2019 4:46 pm
Mine is not the original bold'or winner, but has also had a very good performance in local competitions.. ;)
Regards;
Claudio.
Claudio I am pretty sure that yours is a little beast, no doubt of that :D
by hugomez
Fri Mar 01, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Metal fuel cap
Replies: 0
Views: 99

Metal fuel cap

Hi all, I just came across on Ebay Italy with this used metal fuel cap for sale. In case any of you is interested, you can see it here: LINK: https://www.ebay.it/itm/tappo-serbatoio-rex-d-58-rumi-ducati-mv-benelli-morini-guzzi-gilera-mondial/233139941623 Greets, Hugo Metal-Fuel-Cap-for-Moto-Rumi.jpg
by hugomez
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Front shock absorbers
Replies: 7
Views: 1407

Re: Front shock absorbers

Hi Have you got a close up photo of the bottom link or perhaps a drawing so I can have it made up thanks brizee The more close up examples you get the better for you to decide the best way for you to do in your scooter. Hopefully you will get more photos from other people to inspire you. Here one p...
by hugomez
Sat Feb 23, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: New member, welcome here!
Topic: Introducing Myself
Replies: 1
Views: 266

Re: Introducing Myself

Welcome to the forum Wally!!!!! I see you have a nice project in front of you, and is great that the Formichino was own by your father since 1963 and stay in the family since them. Pass by the "Download" section of the forum to get as many manuals as you wish, they may be useful during the restorati...
by hugomez
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Scoiatollo rear headlight & socket
Replies: 3
Views: 175

Re: Scoiatollo rear headlight & socket

RF125 wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:37 pm
Sure, obviously painted in black...
;)
Of course :D
by hugomez
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Spare tire carrier wanted
Replies: 11
Views: 494

Re: Spare tire carrier

Indeed, our rumis left the factory with the spare wheel in place of the number plate holder, for this reason, all the Argentines Formichinos, have those 4 holes there. I share a pair of vintage photos: On the right, my father on my actually formichino... One Formi, in the seller shop. Regards Woow,...
by hugomez
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Scoiatollo rear headlight & socket
Replies: 3
Views: 175

Re: Scoiatollo rear headlight & socket

Very nicely done Claudio, congratulation. An amazing perfect solution.
by hugomez
Sun Feb 17, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Spare tire carrier wanted
Replies: 11
Views: 494

Re: spare tire carrier

Here some photos of the Argentinian type, and also of another type that if I am correct is mounted in some British scooter. Moto-Rumi-Formichino-Spare-wheel-carrier-Argentinian-type-01.jpg Moto-Rumi-Formichino-Spare-wheel-carrier-Argentinian-type-02.jpg Moto-Rumi-Formichino-Spare-wheel-carrier-Argen...