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Choke on a Mk1 Amal Concentric
Does the choke on these carbs do anything whatsoever?
John R 3 47 05:20pm, 16th November, 2018 12:10am 17th November, 2018 by stinkwheel
What would happen if you overspeed a speedo?
I've got quite a nice 80mph smiths-style speedo I got on a bitsa bike I bought -it may even be an original one, there was a mix of Indian bullet a...
stinkwheel 6 196 02:14pm, 14th November, 2018 12:06am 17th November, 2018 by stinkwheel
Removing damaged screws
I have a couple of screws with damaged heads which i need to remove. They are the two little screws which hold on the top of the brake fluid reservoir...
John R 6 204 02:52pm, 4th November, 2018 05:23pm 16th November, 2018 by John R
Magneto Clearance?
Greetings all, would the owner of a 1957-59 **500** Bullet be so kind as to tell me how much clearance there should be between the fins at the rear...
Adrian 2 117 07:06pm, 14th November, 2018 02:12am 15th November, 2018 by Adrian
Amal Monobloc 376 is rich
Hi Friends, i have an Amal 376/29 Monobloc carb with following specs Needle jet 106, Pilot 30, Main jet 180, Slide #4 and Needle type C. I have instal...
Hercules 9 248 11:54am, 7th November, 2018 05:58pm 13th November, 2018 by vince
How to stop the carb leaking
Dear Bullet tinkerers, Can anyone help me stop my carb leaking? This is on an iron barrelled 350 from 2001. I can see drips forming on the bottom o...
daveh 29 896 08:47pm, 30th September, 2018 10:03pm 12th November, 2018 by Beezabryan
Amal 376 sticking
I have the Amal 376 on my 500 twin.I had it cleaned with an ultra sound cleaner and it worked well for the first few hundred miles. I now find wheneve...
Rodders 17 423 07:28pm, 1st November, 2018 06:53pm 12th November, 2018 by Rodders
Improving Albion Gearbox's
My old 612 which I recently bought back is fitted with a 4 speed albion box, the only improvements it had had is the close ratio gear set, sealed bear...
Andy C 16 496 08:48pm, 8th November, 2018 10:03am 12th November, 2018 by Bullet Whisperer
Tips for straightening bent mikcarb inlet manifold?
Yeah, yeah. Overtightening. I know. It's hard to tell how tight you're doing up a nylok. But anyway, I just pulled out my old VM24 mikcarb to ...
stinkwheel 3 152 08:46pm, 9th November, 2018 08:20pm 10th November, 2018 by stinkwheel
Chief style seat - restore or abandon?
My Bullet has a Chief style seat (see Hitchcock's 2018/19 Royal Enfield Bullet catalogue page 114) It has a pressed steel base with cowhide strun...
Clement 2 162 07:48am, 9th November, 2018 03:53pm 9th November, 2018 by stinkwheel
Connie barrels
Hi all. This is a follow Up to my posting earlier in the year. My Connie has scored bores, and is already fitted with +30 pistons. I have approached a...
Dezzy 6 178 01:57pm, 8th November, 2018 01:33pm 9th November, 2018 by Marko
Electronic ignition (thorspark)
Hi everyone. I have fitted Thor spark electronic ignition to my k2f magneto,and the Connie is running well. My only issue is when I go to restart the ...
calv 3 135 06:46pm, 8th November, 2018 10:53pm 8th November, 2018 by Mark M
RE Model H31
Dear All, I am struggling with the above model. Specifications: year of maunfacturing: 1931 engine: 570cc sidevalve (sloper) Be interested in a...
Olaf 3 166 10:40am, 2nd November, 2018 08:46am 8th November, 2018 by Mark M
2016 efi ignition timing
Anybody know if the ign timing can be adjusted on efi models or is it the same system as on the avl electras, getting bad pinking at 85kph on uphill r...
scotty 7 182 05:17am, 7th November, 2018 09:05pm 7th November, 2018 by scotty
Fork leg saga continues. What's this one?
Back story is, I'm fitting a disc brake to a classic engine bullet project. After advice on here and studying of part numbers, I opted to fit a se...
stinkwheel 8 314 12:39pm, 3rd November, 2018 10:37am 7th November, 2018 by Adrian
2016 efi ignition timing
Anybody know if the ign timing can be adjusted on efi models or is it the same system as on the avl electras, getting bad pinking at 85kph on uphill r...
scotty 0 33 05:16am, 7th November, 2018 No one has replied yet
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Albion Gearbox.
i little while back I asked for advice regarding my gearbox jumping out of first gear. I've finally got around to stripping the box and the only t...
dave p 18 345 09:31pm, 4th November, 2018 09:29pm 6th November, 2018 by dave p
Airflow fairing
Hi - I'm about to start restoration of my Airflow Super Meteor Minor Delux. When I got the bike it had no fairing and the front mudguard was damag...
David S. 3 138 11:38pm, 4th November, 2018 07:40pm 6th November, 2018 by Scalyback
Dielectric grease
A while ago (forgot when) the suggestion was made to pull every connector apart and apply a thin layer of dielectric grease to shut out moisture and p...
Clement 8 268 07:39am, 2nd November, 2018 10:49am 5th November, 2018 by mart
Rev limiter
I recently fitted a Mikuni conversion to my stock B5 EFI but despite having a larger gearbox sprocket I find I am hitting the rev limiter upright alon...
ric 7 220 05:13pm, 3rd November, 2018 10:05am 5th November, 2018 by ric

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