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    Has anyone every bored out the cylinder and used oversized rings?

    Well for the skinny.. I helped develpe the inner workings of the newer 4 stroke gearbox and ended up helping engineers of the Nantong Jiali Gasoline engine factory and have since helped them with US Precision refining in thier 2 stroke engines and kits and can say this they are the Factory that...
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    60's early 70's Murray Build

    OOps probably a late seventies early 80's
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    Custom Harley Davidson Track Board Bike - Should I buy it?

    I checked the Green bike out at the 2009 Pedal and Piston Rendezvous while my Son and I got showed around by Rick Good Guy.usflg
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    Past on Bicyclist Bike for Husband RIP

    Oh.. Thanks LobSter Boy! I appreciate that.
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    The not worth building bike!

    It's part of mine also I tell ya I did run into one Cranbrook through my years with Pacific and SpeedSterMotors Purchasing I picked up a Pallet for my Shop and one of the Cranbrooks under the paint had what appeared to be a radial hairline that'd been sprayed over (from the Pacific Cycle factory...
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    Schwinn Searcher bike

    Yeah It worked well 2500+ miles and going. Most of the miles are off road and many are riding double. I talked them into giving my Ideas a go ahead all of which they incorporated into a Bullet proof design. I did'nt do the auto cad but told them to use the inner outer collar bearings double...
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    New 4 stroke Center Mount Mounted on Schwinn Blackie 1 gal tank drum,springer

    Hey just finished the 4 stroke with our new Gearbox with double gears and double wide timing chain style chain drive..double collar bearings,44 tooth sprocket. Hauls the Lady friend and I around riding doubles like nothing.Rick of SpeedSterMotors
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    Schwinn Searcher bike

    I Rick Roulette of SpeedSter's in Wa. am in the process of doing a 4 stroke Hua Sheng Shan 49 in the new gearbox design. It's looking very tough. Its going smoothly. the base plate is 3/8" flat plate and actual fraont and rear mount to exactly fit my frames I use..the Cruisers Schwinn its...
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    Is there a difference between the skyhawk and the starfire

    Actually no you got the 23 needles your good to go. I am online with my Plant manager as we speak and the latest shipment which was July were the needles instead of the GR..I mean bad casted needle bearing case! As far as your 48 cc Starfire goes Milling the Square part almost all the way (I...
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    Is there a difference between the skyhawk and the starfire

    No actually there is a big difference first is the match as far as the transfer ports then there is the Quality of the lower end Bearing (23 Needle verses 16 needle in a poorly Engineered cast) The Nantong Jiali Manufacturer is known as the better if not the best engine manufacturer exporting...
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    Is there a difference between the skyhawk and the starfire

    SkyHawk is Yuan Dong Factory and Starfire is Jiali (Nantong)
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    6 Volt LED headlamp w/ small 6 volt motorcycle battery

    the anode is the negative(input) and the lined side ..the cathode.. is positive. a forward bias is needed to work this electronic so the line is the out put half wave (1/4 cycle) rectifier.
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    6 Volt LED headlamp w/ small 6 volt motorcycle battery

    yes but..but the more efficint of a bridge rectifier circuit the more power youll acheive. so no Ive never been able to pull 3 watts only with a special circuit even straight ac ..about 1.5 watts and you have to narrow the sparkplug gap depending on resistance of the lumen generated and the...
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    6 Volt LED headlamp w/ small 6 volt motorcycle battery

    Oh Cabin fever Ooh that name gives me the willies' series you mean. power to + out it's -.. to + of second light out of its negative back to the batteries - terminal. resistive load can handle higher voltage than rated for each bulb x2