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by Wayne
Mon Feb 22, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Classic wiring/Minimag
Replies: 4
Views: 205

Re: Classic wiring/Minimag

Graham had wiring info for his box on the Startright website. The Andover box is different.
by Wayne
Sun Jan 17, 2021 8:09 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: F1 main jet needle position
Replies: 0
Views: 163

F1 main jet needle position

Hi all

I am trying to help a chap out,

Dose anyone know the correct position of the clip on the main needle for a F1.

Regards wayne.
by Wayne
Mon Oct 12, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Norton engine studs
Replies: 8
Views: 1295

Re: Norton engine studs

I have been buying from seller for a good few years
by Wayne
Sat Oct 10, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: DVLA and vehicle history
Replies: 5
Views: 990

Re: DVLA and vehicle history

Speaking of the dvla, I could not Sorn my two long standing bikes I have tried several times. I suused somthing changed and have now sornd both bikes the other week. one wonders why the change are the Dvla gong to start selling of reg numbers that have never been taxed or sorn since the scheam came ...
by Wayne
Sat Feb 22, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Norton F1 Sport Seat
Replies: 9
Views: 4818

Re: Norton F1 Sport Seat

pm sent
by Wayne
Sat Feb 22, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: F1 thirst
Replies: 11
Views: 4398

Re: F1 thirst

Normal f1 riding I get about 90 to 100 miles to reserve. However on the track I have got it down lo less than this. It all depends on the right hand. I get considerably better mpg on the sport around 45mpg. The oil consumption matched the mpg on the F1 heavy on the throttle oil consumption goes up....
by Wayne
Sat Feb 22, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: F1 thirst
Replies: 11
Views: 4398

Re: F1 thirst

Normal riding I get about 90 to 100 miles to reserve. However on the track I have got it down lo less than this. It all depends on the right hand. I get considerably better mpg on the sport around 45mpg. The oil consumption matched the mpg on the F1 heavy on the throttle oil consumption goes up. Reg...
by Wayne
Wed May 01, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Norton Rotary Enthusiasts Club
Topic: Reclaiming rotary engine components.
Replies: 34
Views: 18309

Re: Reclaiming rotary engine components.

The big differance over fb and hear is fb you can edid and deleat your posts. I have removed my comments from a post when I did not like or agree with comments on face book. You can't do that hear. However Richard Negus made a valid point on the lack of moderating on this forum compaird to the noc f...
by Wayne
Mon Apr 29, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: Subs and newsletter
Replies: 11
Views: 5853

Re: Subs and newsletter

Hi David

Sent my subs by bacs, can you confirm you have received it.

Regards wayne.
by Wayne
Sat Dec 15, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: F1 Sport seat unit
Replies: 6
Views: 3544

Re: F1 Sport seat unit

its more way more comfy than my ble sports std seat or my f1. its a properly made upholsterer seat and back pad with gold piping, i dont know who made it the bike came with it.
by Wayne
Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: F1 Sport seat unit
Replies: 6
Views: 3544

Re: F1 Sport seat unit

Image

Mine came with this seat pad looks better than original and is very comfortable,


regards Wayne
by Wayne
Sat Sep 29, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: calendar dates and announcements
Topic: Club Stand
Replies: 2
Views: 2704

Club Stand

hi all Some of you may have noticed i have not put any Roc stands on this year, this was mainly due to my legs made worse by a fall at work in july (i would have had to cancel ). The doctors have confirmed today that my knee has abnormal wear and tear , tough tit live with it basically. Unfortunatel...
by Wayne
Tue Sep 25, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: login and say hello!
Topic: Seeking pictures of Norton F1 Sport on stand-1991 NEC Motorcycle Show.
Replies: 1
Views: 2250

Re: Seeking pictures of Norton F1 Sport on stand-1991 NEC Motorcycle Show.

Try on the Facebook Page and ask, interesting photos turnuo their

Regards Wayne
by Wayne
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: F1 Sport For Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 2961

Re: F1 Sport For Sale

Hi Barney

the dropbox link dose not work

Regards Wayne
by Wayne
Wed Jul 11, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: norton f1
Replies: 2
Views: 2636

Re: norton f1

Mark Bigger keep posting he wants another f1 on the rotary fb page.
by Wayne
Sun May 06, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Wanted: F1 Left Hand Fork Leg, or it's lower casting.
Replies: 3
Views: 2465

Re: Wanted: F1 Left Hand Fork Leg, or it's lower casting.

These may be the nearest you can get. The F1 forks are 4054 wp with brembo fork bottom. Richard had A similar problem when at rugley, he had to get one machined. Take A look at these on eBay. https://m.ebay-kleinanzeigen.de/s-anzeige/white-power-roma-4054-wp-ups-gabel-oehlins-pvm-rgv/864390937-306-8...
by Wayne
Wed May 02, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: Norton 89 twin shock
Replies: 0
Views: 3528

Norton 89 twin shock

http://i222.photobucket.com/albums/dd279/myfordwayne/DSC_0022_zpsmub1kkke.jpg http://i222.photobucket.com/albums/dd279/myfordwayne/FB_IMG_1523914347978_zps1brvspag.jpg Ash Bennett told me about A race frame in Italy, i colecterbility the seller but he did not speak English. I contact Alisandro Who ...
by Wayne
Tue Mar 20, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Norton Rotary Enthusiasts Club
Topic: NRS belt drive question.
Replies: 13
Views: 9322

Re: NRS belt drive question.

Richard did Joe leave the oil pump bracket with you, i have the pressed in spacers that go with it. 2 are long to fit the nrs cutaway right hand end plate. The other which fits on the part of the std part of the right hand end plate is about 6mm long. All the nrs with slipper clutch had A spaced off...
by Wayne
Sun Dec 10, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Last F1
Replies: 14
Views: 9260

Re: Last F1

Hi jo The bidding on the f1 sport without an engine in belgum ended up between me and another person, i lost out. I had A engine for the bike and at that time no other chassis for it. Two weeks later i bought the imaculate Blue F1 Sport from Holland for just £2500 more than i bid on the bike without...
by Wayne
Sun Dec 03, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: F1 Sports
Replies: 5
Views: 4392

Re: F1 Sports

I recon all the f1s exist, all 3 prototypes do plus the 4th the prototype frame which two were made with the same number. Joe (zfd) zfd is a race bike.and thers the f1rI. I recon a large porton of f1 were unregisterd. I asked the question in 1992 and was told about 30 of us ride them. Since then mor...
by Wayne
Sun Dec 03, 2017 7:21 pm
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: F1 Sports
Replies: 5
Views: 4392

Re: F1 Sports

The figures i was supplied with is 67 f1 sports from Richard.

Regards wayne.
by Wayne
Sun Nov 26, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: New R/H F1 Rotor
Replies: 12
Views: 7172

Re: New R/H F1 Rotor

Another one on flebay same seller i think
by Wayne
Mon Nov 20, 2017 11:45 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: New R/H F1 Rotor
Replies: 12
Views: 7172

Re: New R/H F1 Rotor

Not realy the going price is £600 for new 9 to 1 rotors with the extra pins.

Regards wayne
by Wayne
Wed Nov 15, 2017 10:49 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Last F1
Replies: 14
Views: 9260

Re: Last F1

the bike tony borrows a second engine from was Belgum not Germany
by Wayne
Wed Nov 15, 2017 10:48 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Last F1
Replies: 14
Views: 9260

Re: Last F1

There is a lot missing from the bike as shown in the picture. The bike was Tony Carys bike he took the motor out and almost certainly borrowed another engine out of a black f1 sport in Germany. The bike stayed in tonys shed until Hue bought it from the family after tony was killed on one of his Nort...
by Wayne
Wed Nov 15, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: New R/H F1 Rotor
Replies: 12
Views: 7172

Re: New R/H F1 Rotor

no mention the rotor width if its not b grade std housing will need grinding to match, also i cant make out the gear grade on the rotor is to see what the matching stationary gear needs to be.

I am not bidding lol
by Wayne
Sun Sep 03, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: radiators
Replies: 6
Views: 4160

Re: radiators

Wayne wrote:Hi jo

My memory may be playing trick but i am sure richard told me that the core on the f1 and Commander are the same it was just the caps that were differant.

The rads they modify was reliant.

Regards wayne.
by Wayne
Sun Sep 03, 2017 7:11 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: radiators
Replies: 6
Views: 4160

Re: radiators

Hi jo

My memory may be playing trick but i am sure richard told me that the come on the f1 and Commander are the same it was just the carbs that were differant.

The road they modify was reliant.

Regards wayne.
by Wayne
Fri Aug 18, 2017 9:40 pm
Forum: calendar dates and announcements
Topic: Classic Tt jurby
Replies: 4
Views: 4154

Re: Classic Tt jurby

I have 1 bike pass with rider and pillion passes if any one wants to put their rotary on the stand next sunday

Pm me if you want to come.

Regards wayne.