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by tony mooring
Sun Nov 08, 2009 2:33 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Oil in telescopes - oil in gearbox
Replies: 14
Views: 10116

Re: Oil in telescopes - oil in gearbox

The name is Tony actually. ha!ha! Yes,beer does come in pints.if you drink that kind of stuff! 1 pint = 20 fluid ounces = 0.57 litres. Sorry,spent most of my 71 years using imperial measures,hard to get my head round metric. My comments on oil content is applicable for both scooters and motorcycles ...
by tony mooring
Sun Nov 08, 2009 12:14 am
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Disaster with my new spare wheel carrier
Replies: 10
Views: 10600

Re: Disaster with my new spare wheel carrier

Hi Hugo,The problem with your spare wheel carrier is that it has been built wrong. It should consist of two triangles with the two upper seat mountings welded to the top half triangle, and the two lower mounting brackets welded to the lower half triangle. The spare wheel is then sandwiched between t...
by tony mooring
Sat Nov 07, 2009 2:47 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Oil in telescopes - oil in gearbox
Replies: 14
Views: 10116

Re: Oil in telescopes - oil in gearbox

During my 50 years expierience of "Ruminating", I have always used and advised to others to use S.A.E.30 (straight not mutigrade) oil for the gearbox. There are two reasons for this.The first is that the engine was designed pre 1950(and went into production 1950). It was designed with very liberal t...
by tony mooring
Wed Nov 04, 2009 7:42 pm
Forum: Technical: Questions and Solutions
Topic: Three or four cylinder Rumi's
Replies: 62
Views: 166188

Re: Three or four cylinder Rumi's

Hello Eddie, I saw the "Fabbri four" on my visit to the Italian Rally at Bergamo back in 1995.It is now in the posession of Riccardo Crippa.He also has an original Rumi go kart in his collection. The four I saw was the silver one based in the supersport frame. We also have a member in the U.K. club ...
by tony mooring
Wed Nov 04, 2009 7:20 pm
Forum: New member, welcome here!
Topic: new member
Replies: 4
Views: 5353

Re: new member

Thankyou for the welcome Hugo. I hope I can be of help with advice on occasions. Tony.
I am not an expert because "X" is the unknown quantity, and "Spurt" is a drip under pressure. :lol:
by tony mooring
Wed Nov 04, 2009 2:49 am
Forum: Classified - Wanted & Sale
Topic: Need Rumi parts for a 1957 Junior
Replies: 10
Views: 6351

Re: Need Rumi parts for a 1957 Junior

You may already know by now,but if you don't.The scooter crankcases are totally different to the Junior ones.The earlier Sport and Supersport are very similar to the Junior ones but the flywheel cover tapers more on the Junior but it will adapt. There are more Sport and Supersports about than Junior...
by tony mooring
Tue Nov 03, 2009 7:47 pm
Forum: New member, welcome here!
Topic: new member
Replies: 4
Views: 5353

Re: new member

Hi Tony, The world is little and the Rumiworld for sure. Nice to hear from you. Everything ok ? Do you know if their is something preview for the Rumi anniversary ? Greatings from Belgium René Hello Rene', Nice to hear from you as well! Yes everthing is good thanks. Don't know of any events to be o...
by tony mooring
Tue Nov 03, 2009 7:12 pm
Forum: New member, welcome here!
Topic: new member
Replies: 4
Views: 5353

new member

Hello! Thought I'd better join the forum.All power to your elbow Hugo.Great to see the forum taking place. I am the president and founder of Motorumiclub.co.uk. Been involved with Rumi since 1960 when I bought my first one new.A Tipo Sport. Had quite a few since then,(lost count of how many) both bi...