40. March 15, latest update


We did something – at last!

Dave & Phil took the radiator off, and Dave attacked that leaking core plug in the front of the crankcase.

Radiator off

Radiator off

stripping again

stripping again

Turns out the front of the plug had been filled with weld, and there was lots of gasket goo on the back of it.

Old core plug

Old core plug





A ole

A ole











Dave also made and fitted cork gaskets to the valve chest covers.



Carburettor cables next.




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