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PostPosted: Thu May 24, 2018 9:06 pm 
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Glad you have it sorted, @thias , yup you are right I was just getting confused with our Italian cousins size :(


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PostPosted: Fri May 25, 2018 7:41 am 
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Thias wrote:
The coups are press fit. Don't try to mount those without a dedicated tool, like I usually do

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/illgetmycoat

What was the eventual problem diagnostic and solution?


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PostPosted: Sat May 26, 2018 7:18 pm 
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I managed to get gold of a petrol pile driver which was more than up to the job, problem is the frame is now firmly set 2ft into my drive - but at least the headset cups are now part of the frame


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PostPosted: Sat May 26, 2018 7:32 pm 
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fattiman wrote:
I managed to get gold of a petrol pile driver which was more than up to the job, problem is the frame is now firmly set 2ft into my drive - but at least the headset cups are now part of the frame


Quite often its the only way.


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PostPosted: Sun May 27, 2018 10:03 am 
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fattiman wrote:
I managed to get gold of a petrol pile driver which was more than up to the job, problem is the frame is now firmly set 2ft into my drive - but at least the headset cups are now part of the frame


:lol: :lol:


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PostPosted: Sun May 27, 2018 9:22 pm 
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legrandefromage wrote:
fattiman wrote:
I managed to get gold of a petrol pile driver which was more than up to the job, problem is the frame is now firmly set 2ft into my drive - but at least the headset cups are now part of the frame


Quite often its the only way.


Is there any other way?


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PostPosted: Mon May 28, 2018 10:42 am 
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Pah, you kids with your popular beat combos.



It were all fields round 'ere when I were a nipper.


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PostPosted: Mon May 28, 2018 11:28 am 
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Pah! You young uns!



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PostPosted: Mon May 28, 2018 11:52 am 
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Yeah yeah.

https://archive.org/details/78_will-the ... ia0012273a


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