Gege Blog 11.1 Engine A is back from Italy (f).PDF
and on the magneto:
I fill up the oil (Marly SAE 20-50) until it touches the top of the troughs, that's the maximum on the dipstick. I
definitively tighten the two big water nuts on the cylinder head with Loctite for flat gasket tightness (you never
Before placing the spark plugs (Champion D21 to start, and set to 0.40 mm as recommended), I make a test on each
wire: ground magneto (vertical wrench), no spark, ground magneto (horizontal wrench), 4 nice sparks ... At this
stage, I only need some petrol to make the first test, but I will wait wisely for the boss to come!
Tomorrow I'll put the temporary radiator ...
Saturday 20th April 2013
André has made supports for a temporary radiator, I'm already fixing them to save time tomorrow, the big D-day!
Unfortunately, he only brought one “Serflex” hose clamp for the two pipes, we'll have to find 3 others ...