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  1. racerx replied to the thread I bet some of you know what these 2 PITAs are....

    Your best bet is patience. Sales numbers dropped-off dramatically as the 1970s wore on. That's why we've seen relatively few K2-79...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 3:21 PM
  2. racerx liked wanrep's post in the thread Engines.

    Yes on both.

    Jun 15, 2019 at 3:10 PM
  3. racerx replied to the thread Will ct70 start if points gap is off?.

    To be clear...I'm not commenting on anyone's mechanical ability/familiarity with these engines. Fact is, I've no idea what your level of...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 3:10 PM
  4. racerx attached a file to the thread Honda Z50 Dowel Pin Positions.

    You may be right, I'm going from memory...probably should have confirmed this with an engine, or parts drawing. Nevertheless, it's easy...

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  5. racerx liked MountainMini's post in the thread registering and insuring in alberta.

    I live in Alberta (Calgary). Actually haven’t seen any CT70’s on the streets lately. But I’ve seen plenty of scooters etc. They fit into...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 2:53 PM
  6. racerx liked cjpayne's post in the thread Will ct70 start if points gap is off?.

    When setting the points, you have to remember the mounting screw needs to be just loose enough to adjust them, but tight enough to not...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 2:52 PM
  7. racerx replied to the thread Will ct70 start if points gap is off?.

    That is the rubbing block. It's made of a tough, phenolic, plastic...just FYI

    Jun 14, 2019 at 9:16 PM
  8. racerx replied to the thread 1970 CT70 carb rebuild tutorial videos/instructions on the web?.

    The single most important step, cleaning the emulsion tube orifices. Use a thin wire, such as that from a twist-tie, to physically clean...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 3:05 PM
  9. racerx replied to the thread Will ct70 start if points gap is off?.

    Something is amiss and, unfortunately, without being able to see the engine firsthand, we're going to have to continue the back & forth...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 3:01 PM
  10. racerx replied to the thread 1972 Honda SL70 Fix-up.

    These transmissions need some forward motion to shift consistently. Try shifting into neutral just before coming to a complete...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 2:13 PM
  11. racerx replied to the thread CT70 out of storage!.

    IDK, Adam, on my screen, that looks like very good match for the "Cloud Silver" used on the 1970s era bikes. It had no discernible...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 2:02 PM
  12. racerx replied to the thread Will ct70 start if points gap is off?.

    Set the gap with the timing mark lined up with the "F", then rotate the flywheel a few degrees in either direction...looking for the...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 8:50 AM
  13. racerx replied to the thread Which bike will be a better lookin beater?.

    The K4 not only highlights the...ummm...patina, it's the better choice all-around. It has the added internal bracing, rear wheel arch...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 8:44 AM
  14. racerx replied to the thread Honda Z50 Dowel Pin Positions.

    There are 3 different size dowel pins used, so be sure to order them by PN, using an exploded drawing. DRatv has them all, along with...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 12:18 PM
  15. racerx replied to the thread I bet some of you know what these 2 PITAs are....

    Didn't see the SN on this tiny screen...and, yeah, that changes everything. Only time it's worthwhile repairing a case half is when it's...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 12:13 PM