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by juliet37
Sun Apr 01, 2012 10:24 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Triking 15” wheel/cush drive
Replies: 5
Views: 2398

Re: Triking 15” wheel/cush drive

Thanks Phil So your using 3500mm. I new there is a limit on rear suspension travel due to drive UJ limitation and Axel had also advised not to increase by more that 20mm from the standard 330. Good point re suspension rubber/bushes as I have just rebushed the front end. They do seem to take a hammer...
by juliet37
Fri Mar 30, 2012 8:08 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Triking 15” wheel/cush drive
Replies: 5
Views: 2398

Re: Triking 15” wheel/cush drive

Phil Thanks. This is helpful. I have had reply's from Axel and Alan on the "other forum". Axel confirms our set up as original Triking and Alan suggests fixing more for convenience than to prevent float. I am looking into this as Alan's and Klaus's suggestions but clearance to the hub is limited so ...
by juliet37
Wed Mar 28, 2012 11:33 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Triking 15” wheel/cush drive
Replies: 5
Views: 2398

Triking 15” wheel/cush drive

Our Triking, number 46, is fitted with a 15” spoked rear wheel which I am advised was provided by Triking. Transmission is standard Moto Guzzi (7/33) however the cush drive is not standard. The cush unit driving plate has had the cush engaging fins extended to take thicker cush drive rubbers and a s...
by juliet37
Mon Mar 12, 2012 9:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MEMBER NEAR ALTON TOWERS
Replies: 2
Views: 3800

Re: MEMBER NEAR ALTON TOWERS

Although not that close I'm in South Staffs just North of Wolverhampton if that is of any help?
Regards Paul
by juliet37
Sun Mar 11, 2012 8:52 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Rear suspension units and ride height.
Replies: 5
Views: 2475

Re: Rear suspension units and ride height.

DN-AH7 wrote:O.K. When you have the Moto Guzzi stuff you can use longer shock absorbers. Max. 20 mm longer will do.
Regards Axel
Thank you Axel. Very helpful and around about the increase in length I was thinking of installing.
Regards Paul
by juliet37
Sat Mar 10, 2012 9:04 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Rear suspension units and ride height.
Replies: 5
Views: 2475

Re: Rear suspension units and ride height.

Axel
Moto Guzzi gear box and Moto Guzzi swinging arm/bevel box.
by juliet37
Fri Mar 09, 2012 4:47 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Rear suspension units and ride height.
Replies: 5
Views: 2475

Rear suspension units and ride height.

I understand that the rear units commonly fitted in terms of the centre of bush to bush dimension are 330mm. Ours are Hagon of this dimension. I’m interested in any experience of changing the unit to those of a different length. I am considering lifting the rear of the car by approximately 25mm by u...
by juliet37
Sat Feb 11, 2012 3:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Cover Outdoor
Replies: 5
Views: 6039

Re: Cover Outdoor

Richard Although not directly related to Triking I have used outdoor car covers for Winter storage of my Eunos over the last 10 years. For 7 years a Specialised fully tailored cover was used http//www.specialisedcover.com. This was made from a breathable multi layer cloth with a fairly soft lining a...
by juliet37
Thu Jan 19, 2012 8:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Insurance
Replies: 3
Views: 4035

Re: Insurance

Suggest you try Glynwood Insurance Services Ltd 7 Bridge Cross Road Burntwood Staffs, WS7 2BU Phone: 01543 675164
www.glynwoodinsurance.co.uk They certainly will know what the vehicle is as they already insure other Trikings. Regards
Paul