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by blynch
Wed Sep 26, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: My commander now sold
Replies: 0
Views: 280

My commander now sold

My commander advertised over the past couple of months has now been sold. If anyone is interested, I have the original Police back pannier unit in white for sale...will accept £150.... buyer collects. Its been great to have been part of the Rotary Owners Club over the past 25 years, Iv'e made some g...
by blynch
Thu Jul 26, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: My Commander now for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 567

My Commander now for sale

After almost 25 years, I have decided to sell my Rotary Commander (No 4189) ...I am finding it's getting a bit too heavy as I get older and weaker. I have attached a few pics to give you an idea of how well it's been cared for. It was molyed by Norton factory a few years ago and generally looked aft...
by blynch
Sun Jan 04, 2015 1:41 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Commander Handlebars
Replies: 5
Views: 1815

Re: Commander Handlebars

PaulContact Graham at Startright....I had a bump on my commander a few years ago and one of the jobs Graham did was to change my bars from chrome to stainless steel...he reconded they are much stronger....he may have them in stock.Good luck ..Bernard
by blynch
Wed Sep 24, 2014 3:20 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Gear Oil
Replies: 27
Views: 6974

Re: Gear Oil

There seems to be an offer on at JJCRACEANDRALLY its now showing on fleebay for £18.85 incl. cool P&Phttp://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Red-Line-V-Twin-Moto ... ersBernard
by blynch
Thu Oct 03, 2013 2:45 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: yamaha xj900 parts /commander
Replies: 19
Views: 6815

Re: yamaha xj900 parts /commander

Just a quick point to Roberto's comment above where he refers to commander rear light units being from a V...Corsa.I think you will find they are off the old V...Nova
by blynch
Wed Sep 11, 2013 4:37 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Commander centre stand problems
Replies: 5
Views: 1778

Re: Commander centre stand problems

GentsStand problem sorted.... I have just come back from Startright where Graham spotted the problem within 10 mins.The swinging arm had dropped about 3" caused by a recent botched job on welding done to the top nearside shocker mounting point.The guy who did the welding hadn't put all the correct l...
by blynch
Fri Sep 06, 2013 12:34 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Commander centre stand problems
Replies: 5
Views: 1778

Re: Commander centre stand problems

Thanks for the suggestions, I suppose the spindle could have snapped. I was puzzled why it was working fine and then suddenly impossible to lift. I'll have it checked out and let you know....You are right about the side stand (being a short ar*e) I have been in situations where I cannot get the bike...
by blynch
Thu Sep 05, 2013 6:56 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Commander centre stand problems
Replies: 5
Views: 1778

Commander centre stand problems

Can any one throw any light why my centre stand on the Commander has gone from being easy to operate to needing the help of Arnold Schwarzenegger to lift it on.I cannot see anything obviously wrong on the pivot mechanism, all seems in tact and well lubricated.On the day this happened, I had already ...
by blynch
Tue May 21, 2013 6:34 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Commander chain case plastic oil filler plug
Replies: 0
Views: 1246

Commander chain case plastic oil filler plug

Does anyone know the thread size of the Commander chain case plastic oil filler plug.Is it metric or imperial ??....I have stripped the thread on mine.Cheers Bernard
by blynch
Tue May 21, 2013 6:22 pm
Forum: login and say hello!
Topic: Commander chain case plastic filler plug
Replies: 0
Views: 1479

Commander chain case plastic filler plug

Does anyone know the thread size of the Commander chain case plastic oil filler plug.Is it metric or imperial ??....I have stripped the thread on mine.Cheers Bernard