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by formic
Sun Nov 14, 2010 2:17 pm
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: "End of Season"
Replies: 5
Views: 5087

Re: "End of Season"

Such bravery.Lasse is now my new hero.
by formic
Thu Nov 04, 2010 5:26 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: spacer for steering caps
Replies: 10
Views: 5484

Re: spacer for steering caps

Hello gege,
Please note that part No2 has a locating peg which is trapped in the body casting to stop it rotating.If you are making a part from scratch you will deed to braze this peg on as the original.
by formic
Mon Sep 27, 2010 7:07 pm
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: Rumi value
Replies: 4
Views: 4915

Re: Rumi value

Hello Hugo,
Thankyou for your kind thoughts.
If my Rumi remains unsold I shall not be heartbroken.
Regards,
Michael
by formic
Mon Sep 27, 2010 9:12 am
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Mirror
Replies: 3
Views: 3990

Re: Mirror

Hello Hugo,
You may also like to view ebay item 280451413332.
Cheers Michael
by formic
Sun Sep 19, 2010 9:04 am
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: With a formichino to the North Cap
Replies: 24
Views: 19432

Re: With a formichino to the North Cap

Hello all,
I have been watching a blog including photos of Rogers great trip.
Does opsimoto still intend to post a link here?
Michael
by formic
Thu Sep 09, 2010 10:14 am
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: Movie of Rumi Club France, les Alpilles, 12-13 june 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 4618

Re: Movie of Rumi Club France, les Alpilles, 12-13 june 2010

Hello all,
I also enjoyed these movies but was envious of all these people enjoying themselves while I was at home.I recognised several personalities but had difficulty spotting Mr Skinner.Is that you on a motorcycle Ian.
Regards to everyone
Michael
by formic
Tue Sep 07, 2010 6:26 pm
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: Rumi value
Replies: 4
Views: 4915

Re: Rumi value

Hello Hugo,
Yes indeed this is my machine.
I have just purchased an expensive motorcycle so something has to go.I shall keep my second Rumi so all is not lost.
Regards
Michael.
by formic
Tue Sep 07, 2010 10:53 am
Forum: Cafe Rumi
Topic: Rumi value
Replies: 4
Views: 4915

Rumi value

Hello all, The youtube video Rumi Pays-Bas 9 mai 2009 posted by jvhulten shows my Tipo sport (the white one with yellow wheels) I am thinking of posting it for sale on ebay but I have no idea of it's value. Does anyone out there know the value of such a machine? Thankyou and best wishes to everyone....
by formic
Wed Aug 18, 2010 6:20 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: single seats
Replies: 25
Views: 15133

Re: single seats

Hello gege
A significant visual difference between Lambretta and Rumi saddles is the Rumi's deeper nose.
The seat conversion piece in newsletter 27 shows this.
I hope this will be of help and wish you luck.
Best regards to all forum members
Formic
by formic
Wed Jan 13, 2010 12:15 pm
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: twin seat
Replies: 6
Views: 5256

Re: twin seat

Hello,
The dual seat fitted to BSA Bantam D14 is a very close match to the one fitted to UK formichinos.
by formic
Sat Jan 09, 2010 4:38 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: multi cylinders
Replies: 2
Views: 2899

multi cylinders

Thankyou Tony, your reply was as if by magic.What a wonderful forum.
Michael.
by formic
Sat Jan 09, 2010 2:39 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: multi cylinders
Replies: 2
Views: 2899

multi cylinders

Hello chaps, I must add that Mick Walker tells of a Buckinghamshire car dealer called Jack West who in late 1962 built a 250cc four cylinder bike .The engine was constructed from two Juniors and had a Siba electric start.Cycle parts were MV. Does anyone know what happened to this machine?Perhaps it ...
by formic
Fri Jan 08, 2010 4:10 pm
Forum: New member, welcome here!
Topic: New Member - formic
Replies: 2
Views: 3227

New Member - formic

Hello all, I am Michael W.from UK and I am pleased to join this forum.It seems that one by one we are all gravitating here. My current machines are Formichinos,one a Tipo Sport and one a Bol d'or replica.If I master the technique I will post photos later. Bye for now. Oh! I almost forgot,I also own ...