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Monthly Archive for April, 2010

V8 Carburation

Right, sorting the carbs on the trike is beginning to get on my nerves. Every time I think that I have cracked it, the left carb starts to play up, leaving the trike running on 4 cylinders. I have learnt a hell of a lot about V8 HIF6 SU carbs. The carb will supply the […]

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Project “Twist & Go”

I have always had a hankering for a trike, or more importantly a “Stealth” trike. They are based on a 3.5 litre Rover V8, with an auto gearbox. There were 25 made, though the first 5 “went missing”. It is taxed until the end of August, so the plan is to ride it during the […]

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The end of Project XT

Project XT pretty much ground to a halt. The main reason is that I am having fun riding it on the green lanes around here. I also use it as a weekend runabout. This got me thinking that there is little point in making it all pristine, as I will end up trying to be […]

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