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92KK 84WW Olaf


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Much has happened since the last post....

Magda headed off to Cuba while I was in France but there has been a little behind the scenes conversation about the next Workshop Day when she is back which I believe will be soon unless tropical storms intervene.

Will is heading to France at the long weekend and will be missing both that weekend and the following weekend.

Would a Saturday in November work for us? Could be a nice meet up. Some alcoholic free mulled wine can be organised from my end so as not to have illegal side effects......

I recall we must refit water pump but that also needs time to cure so we can't do a test run on the day but we can attend to some other tasks.

Magda, back to you because my memory is a bit off:

Anything on brakes/brake pads? Fluid change? Pads?
Spline lube?
Radiator and fan? I recall something on the fan?.
Temperature sensor?
Fuel filter.

    

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Well what can we say?

Many times of late Magda couldn't make meet ups because of study etc.

Then flu struck at Christmas and she missed our Christmas Brunch at Stradbally.

BUT today we get the best news....all that study and parking of bike was worth it.......she has posted up that she has her ACCA finally completed.......

CONGATULATIONS.

WorshipWorshipGreen KangarooGreen Kangarooroundelroundel

Bzookva!!!


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Congratulation Magda!

More time for the bike now :-)

Cheers from germany


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Great news.cheers

Congratulations, Magda.

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Nice one Magda!


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Well done on a great result.


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"The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page." - St. Augustine from 1600 years ago & still true!

Bike: K100LT 1988. 0172363. AKA the Bullion Brick! Mods: k1100 screen and stands.
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58Back to top Go down    Coming Back on Sat Jun 09, 2018 9:58 am

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Hello All!

Please accept my sincere apologies for being lousy with replies. I had to take some time off after finishing my exams. The last bits were a bit hard. Thank you for all warm words and all the congrats. I am done with studying for now! Laughing

In the meantime I have also changed jobs and we bought a house in Holguin, Cuba (hopefully soon the local law will change and we'll be able to open a B&B over there - then happy days, you are all welcome!!).

At the same time our lovely house in here is undergoing a major renovation and since February we don't have a kitchen or a dishwasher. Hopefully this will end soon. bounce

Having said all that I would like to come back to the topic of bringing my silver arrow back on the road.

I will list here the items we put on the list that still need to be bought / gathered / done. About the parts - before I go ahead and place an order with Motobins or another shop - If anyone has some of these in good condition lying around please let me know.

On some of the parts I have the letter "W" next to them which indicates W88 - Will, if you could say if you still have any of them, I will leave the "W" on the list.

What I put on the list during the last workshop:

- Seal kit for front brake master cylinder - is this what I am looking for? https://www.james-sherlock.co.uk/shop/k75-k100-k1100-k1200/brakes-336/master-cylinder-front-347/master-cylinder-repair-kit-1451-detail

- Crank case breather hose
- Clutch booth and clip (W?)
- Side stand pivot bolt / bush & Rubber cap (W)
- Rear brake pedal (W)
- Battery mounting bobbins & plates & screws, rubber
- Water pump impeller
- Fuel hose
- M5 allen bolts for sump (W) - how many?
- Clutch cable.

I will also get:

- 10 vacuum plugs
- lawn mower 35 Amp battery
- Bardahl silicone spray lube

I have already ordered the ignition coils (8V).

Ok, I think this is it for now.

So - once again - we still have some bzoovka left and having no kitchen will not stop us from preparing a lovely barbecue for the brave people who will come over to help!

Let's wait until the crew come back from France and set a date for putting the silver arrow back together.

Thank you all and see you on the road!


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We are back.....let's do it !!

Dates?


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88....May contain nuts!

"The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page." - St. Augustine from 1600 years ago & still true!

Bike: K100LT 1988. 0172363. AKA the Bullion Brick! Mods: k1100 screen and stands.
K1: 1990. 6374189. Custom Stealth Black paint.
    

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Welcome back!!!

Will,

I am generally free on weekends. I am still waiting for the cables though, just emailed the company today with a reminder (I ordered them 10 days ago).

I also need to order the other parts. I only have the new battery for now.

If you could tell me if you have anything from the list apart from the water pump so that I can order the rest asap.

Thank you!


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92KK 84WW Olaf

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Magda

We came back together so I am back too!!!

One item on my mind is the leaking gas tank and the tank inners like fuel filter, fuel lines, pump etc. Any news on the tank/tank repairs?


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Hi Olaf, welcome back!!

Yes, there's still a hole in the tank, I will be talking to Will about it because it seems he hasn't painted his Ktank yet so we might swap.

I have a fuel filter but not fuel pump or any hoses. I need to order the fuel hose with other parts.


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JediGir wrote:What I put on the list during the last workshop:

- Seal kit for front brake master cylinder - is this what I am looking for? https://www.james-sherlock.co.uk/shop/k75-k100-k1100-k1200/brakes-336/master-cylinder-front-347/master-cylinder-repair-kit-1451-detailyou also need
https://www.james-sherlock.co.uk/shop/k75-k100-k1100-k1200/brakes-336/master-cylinder-front-347/rubber-boot-1456-detail

- Crank case breather hose O
- Clutch booth and clip O
- Side stand pivot bolt / bush O
- Rear brake pedal (W) - don't have
- Battery mounting bobbins & plates & screws, rubber W
- Water pump impeller W
- Fuel hose Order
- M5 allen bolts for sump (W) - how many? 1 W
- Clutch cable. O

I will also get:

- 10 vacuum plugs
- lawn mower 35 Amp battery
- Bardahl silicone spray lube
I've changed the status on those O = order
W = Will has these bit.


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88....May contain nuts!

"The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page." - St. Augustine from 1600 years ago & still true!

Bike: K100LT 1988. 0172363. AKA the Bullion Brick! Mods: k1100 screen and stands.
K1: 1990. 6374189. Custom Stealth Black paint.
    

64Back to top Go down    Ready. on Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:25 am

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@88 wrote:
Ok, all the parts have now arrived. I will mark everything I have with \"A". wrote:

- Seal kit for front brake master cylinder - is this what I am looking for? https://www.james-sherlock.co.uk/shop/k75-k100-k1100-k1200/brakes-336/master-cylinder-front-347/master-cylinder-repair-kit-1451-detail A you also need
https://www.james-sherlock.co.uk/shop/k75-k100-k1100-k1200/brakes-336/master-cylinder-front-347/rubber-boot-1456-detail A

- Crank case breather hose O A
- Clutch booth and clip O A
- Side stand pivot bolt / bush O A
- Rear brake pedal (W) - don't have
- Battery mounting bobbins & plates & screws, rubber W
- Water pump impeller W
- Fuel hose Order A
- M5 allen bolts for sump (W) - how many? 1 W
- Clutch cable. O A

I will also get:

- 10 vacuum plugs A
- lawn mower 35 Amp battery A
- Bardahl silicone spray lube
I've changed the status on those O = order
W = Will has these bit.
As for the dates, I am free on all Saturdays & Sundays (I think) throughout July & August. Should anything change, I will let you all know. So it's really the matter of when do you guys have time.


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Hi Magda - I should be free on Saturday week, 21st July.

Will


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88....May contain nuts!

"The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page." - St. Augustine from 1600 years ago & still true!

Bike: K100LT 1988. 0172363. AKA the Bullion Brick! Mods: k1100 screen and stands.
K1: 1990. 6374189. Custom Stealth Black paint.
    

66Back to top Go down    21st July - Magda's get together on Mon Jul 09, 2018 1:55 pm

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Anyone else brave enough to come over and go home with a bit of bzoovka in the backpack?
Does July 21st sound good?
Smile


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92KK 84WW Olaf

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It does sound good Magda but my kids bought me a weekend in London for that weekend. However I am not an essential for the weekend.


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Hi Will

I think I am around on the 21st if you need an extra set of hands


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