Re: New life for old bones
Solomon: Don't know Tony, but VW bugs are another old love of mine; currently without one.
Silverbear: Coast King was no doubt made by a large U.S. bicycle company for Coast to Coast stores, which have vanished from my neck of the woods. They were sort of an automotive hardware chain.
This build is gong slowly. It is my first, and the Phantom 50cc kit I bought on-line from bicycle-engines.com apparently requires replacing the rear hub with their hub in order to mount the sprocket. Wish they had mentioned this up front.