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by cornishman
Sat Feb 09, 2013 11:20 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: 1993 commander krauser for sale
Replies: 5
Views: 3897

Re: 1993 commander krauser for sale

as there appears to be no interest in buying the bike I will consider breaking it ,I would only do this if there is enough interest to make it worthwhile, as I dont want a pile of parts left in my garage .dave
by cornishman
Wed Jan 23, 2013 11:08 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: 1993 commander krauser for sale
Replies: 5
Views: 3897

1993 commander krauser for sale

I have a 1993 commander krauser for sale it has done 151 miles since molying by Richard ,resprayed in pearl red ,digital ignition fitted, the panniers are marked where a PO has rubbed a wall .I can Email photos to anyone interested £6000, the bike is located near Tavistock dave07967203795
by cornishman
Thu Nov 10, 2011 3:18 pm
Forum: calendar dates and announcements
Topic: Startright Motorcycles celebrating 60 years trading
Replies: 4
Views: 3040

Re: Startright Motorcycles celebrating 60 years trading

Congratulations Graham, I hope you carry on for many more years .I am sure we all appreciate the help recieved over the years .Hope you get a good turnout and the weather is kinddave
by cornishman
Sun Nov 06, 2011 9:00 pm
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: Voxan arrives
Replies: 2
Views: 2034

Re: Voxan arrives

I was looking for another bike and was looking at the Moto Corsa wimborne website they say they are the south agents for Voxan may help if you need any info HTH dave
by cornishman
Thu Oct 20, 2011 8:01 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Commander for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 5352

Re: Commander for sale

I passed on your contact details to someone that contacted me ref my commander he may yet get in touch good luck dave
by cornishman
Fri Oct 14, 2011 9:20 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: commander for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1906

Re: commander for sale

this is now sold
by cornishman
Mon Aug 29, 2011 9:35 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: commander for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1906

Re: commander for sale update

just an update I now have some photos but dont seem able to upload them if anyone would like me to Email them let me know davidatcapon8dotorangehomedotcodotuk and I will send them also it has done 151 miles since molying total mileage 19634 taxed until April 2012 MOTed till 23 6 12dave
by cornishman
Sat Aug 27, 2011 9:13 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: commander for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1906

commander for sale

1993 commander krauser molyed and resprayed approx 200 miles ago,speedo reads approx 20,000 miles believed to be correct, taxed and tested ,2 sets of luggage originals 30 litre I think are scuffed also a set of 42 litre VGC comes with Wshop manual ,parts book and a set of bearings and seals for the ...
by cornishman
Mon May 23, 2011 7:55 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: carb help needed
Replies: 6
Views: 3094

Re: carb help needed

thanks for that david ,I have reached the end of my tether with it I went into the garage this morn and it stank of petrol the tap had drained the tank .Tonight I have buried it at the back of the garage until I feel the urge to do something with it I am totally fed up with it, once I do get it runn...
by cornishman
Sun May 22, 2011 9:33 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: carb help needed
Replies: 6
Views: 3094

Re: carb help needed

thanks for the offer the only thing is that cricket st thomas is approx 90 miles away from tavistock and not a quick journey. the petrol tap will be replaced this week as the repair kit only lasted approx 3 months it was fitted in feb many thanks dave
by cornishman
Sun May 22, 2011 5:12 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: carb help needed
Replies: 6
Views: 3094

carb help needed

are there any members who live near the devon cornwall border (Tavistock )who could assist me ,I have just had my engine rebuilt and I am having trouble getting the carbs adjusted. Got instructions from pete morris and help from Richard but I just dont seem to be able to get it to tick over smoothly...
by cornishman
Sun May 15, 2011 11:19 am
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Steering Head Bearings
Replies: 1
Views: 1460

Re: Steering Head Bearings

I have used LAS aerospace in Okehampton devon for some dzus fasteners to fit the commander very helpful may be able to advise you ,google LAS aerospace HTH dave
by cornishman
Tue Apr 05, 2011 8:03 am
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: fuel
Replies: 18
Views: 6512

Re: fuel

Re the petseal flaking off ,there is an ad in this months classic bike from Draganfly advertising an ethanol resistant tank sealing fluid may help a few people dave
by cornishman
Tue Mar 01, 2011 3:03 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: commander tickover adjustment
Replies: 8
Views: 3597

Re: commander tickover adjustment

thanks once again richard as I write this carbs are on the bench been stripped completely all rubbers checked no problems as I replaced them as advised by pete morris when I bought the bike, new vacuum pipe and connectors fitted last week as the rubbers had cracked and a kit fitted to petrol tap as ...
by cornishman
Tue Mar 01, 2011 10:30 am
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: commander tickover adjustment
Replies: 8
Views: 3597

Re: commander tickover adjustment

thanks for that richard you say that it may have low compression, the bike starts first time no noises from air intakes and it has only done 19448 miles could it still need rebuilding at this low mileage .many thanks dave
by cornishman
Tue Mar 01, 2011 9:13 am
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: commander tickover adjustment
Replies: 8
Views: 3597

Re: commander tickover adjustment

thanks for that info derek my problem is that it wont tickover it keeps stopping ,I fitted a digital ignition last year after starting problems, that made it run and start a lot better but the bike has never ticked over smoothly .the previous owner played with the carbs a bit apparently thats why I ...
by cornishman
Mon Feb 28, 2011 4:12 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: commander tickover adjustment
Replies: 8
Views: 3597

commander tickover adjustment

I have just finished respraying my commander and thought that it would be a good idea to strip and clean carbs before refitting sidepanels etc ,all cleaned and set as per workshop manual jet height set by an engineer friend with access to measuring tools .now it wont tickover properly ,are there any...
by cornishman
Sun Jan 23, 2011 9:58 pm
Forum: login and say hello!
Topic: Hello from Devon
Replies: 5
Views: 3502

Re: Hello from Devon

Hi im in gunnislake had an IP2 now got a krauser commander welcome to the club
by cornishman
Tue Dec 28, 2010 6:17 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Help! Commander P53 schematic wanted.
Replies: 2
Views: 1929

Re: Help! Commander P53 schematic wanted.

chris see above post dave
by cornishman
Tue Dec 28, 2010 6:16 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: manual - oil
Replies: 7
Views: 3423

Re: MANUAL

Hi to both of you, I think Norton motors do a manual for the commander also a handbook hope that helps with a wiring diagram in the back 850mk3 if you send your Email to me I will try to copy the diagrams to you. davidatcapon8dotorangehomedotcodotuk replace where neccesary
by cornishman
Sun Dec 12, 2010 2:05 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: water pump housing advice needed
Replies: 5
Views: 2574

Re: water pump housing advice needed

I meant to mention on the flywheel written in indelible pen is No 11 anyone any ideas what this means dave
by cornishman
Sun Dec 12, 2010 1:21 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: water pump housing advice needed
Replies: 5
Views: 2574

water pump housing advice needed

just removed the water pump housing from the commander is it wise to fit new O rings ? also do you still use wellseal to fit the O rings as it says in the manual and what RTV do I use many thanks in advancedave
by cornishman
Fri Dec 10, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: DZUS fasteners
Replies: 10
Views: 4871

Re: DZUS fasteners result

after all the help I contacted L A S Aerospace of Okehampton Devon with a drawing and dimensions next day a reply yes we have those in stock, a quick phone call and card details yes sir you can collect so I have the fasteners and the engine covers are fitted .They have a website www.lasaero.com as m...
by cornishman
Sun Dec 05, 2010 11:26 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Silencer for a Norton 500T
Replies: 2
Views: 1688

Re: Silencer for a Norton 500T

have you tried Armours in bournemouth ?dave
by cornishman
Sun Dec 05, 2010 10:43 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: DZUS fasteners
Replies: 10
Views: 4871

Re: DZUS fasteners

thanks for all the links have sent a diagram of fastener to LAS aerospace await reply, norton motors had the other size fasteners and the housings in stock they are out of stock of the long one .I made a mistake as I took the part numbers and amounts from the commander parts book but my Krauser has ...
by cornishman
Sat Dec 04, 2010 5:10 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: DZUS fasteners
Replies: 10
Views: 4871

Re: DZUS fasteners

thanks for that mike just checked the website and the uk agents are in okehampton approx 15 miles away from me will contact them on monday dave
by cornishman
Sat Dec 04, 2010 11:53 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: DZUS fasteners
Replies: 10
Views: 4871

DZUS fasteners

after the help recieved about my lock I hope someone can help with dzus fasteners ,I need4 for the rear of my engine cover the long ones ,Norton motors and startright do not have them and no one seems to have the correct length .any help appreciated dave
by cornishman
Fri Dec 03, 2010 3:31 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: commander locks
Replies: 5
Views: 2673

Re: commander locks

Thanks vontripper snowed off today so I took a trip into callington to the nearest locksmiths he had a lock to fit its now on the bike . just need it to thaw a bit to go for a ride many thanks dave
by cornishman
Tue Nov 30, 2010 9:00 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: commander locks
Replies: 5
Views: 2673

Re: commander locks

it would be great if you had a lock and key just finishing putting it back together after a respray .cant wait to ride it again its taken 2 months to get it to this pointdave
by cornishman
Sun Nov 28, 2010 12:51 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: commander locks
Replies: 5
Views: 2673

commander locks

I am in need of a lock as fitted to the seat and access panels on a commander .I only need 1a key would be useful, as I have no riding lights on my bike I have made a cubby hole to carry gloves etc behind the screen ,any help appreciareddave