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by fastback
Sun Dec 24, 2017 5:49 pm
Forum: Puch Motorcycles
Topic: 175 fork disassembly?
Replies: 8
Views: 168

Re: 175 fork disassembly?

Unscrew them!
Forks usually come apart easily as there is so much oil everywhere...

It's really only my car that I've encountered completely seized bolts/nuts given the love of salt here in Toronto.
by fastback
Sun Dec 24, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: Puch Motorcycles
Topic: Happy Holidays, Everyone!
Replies: 1
Views: 63

Re: Happy Holidays, Everyone!

Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to everyone!

Wishing you speedy shipping, parts that fit and fist-kick starts for 2018!

Special thanks to our moderators for keeping the forum clean and on track!
Phil
by fastback
Sun Dec 24, 2017 11:06 am
Forum: Puch Motorcycles
Topic: Posting Pics
Replies: 9
Views: 222

Re: Posting Pics

I think this is what you were after. https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4568/38097775024_196dab05f5_b.jpg There seems to be some sharing settings inside your account on Flicker - but I got this image by doing the following: in Flicker I clicked on download arrow right click Copy image address paste the U...
by fastback
Fri Sep 29, 2017 2:22 pm
Forum: Puch Motorcycles
Topic: A little blasting advice...?
Replies: 6
Views: 488

Re: A little blasting advice...?

ahhh - thanks!
....and that is why I love having a forum!
by fastback
Wed Sep 27, 2017 9:43 am
Forum: Puch Motorcycles
Topic: A little blasting advice...?
Replies: 6
Views: 488

Re: A little blasting advice...?

I bead blasted my head and some other parts. I liked the satin finish, didn't think to go over with a scrubby, good tip. I originally tried a brass wire wheel but it left directional marks and was pretty aggressive. Besides, it's pretty impossible to get to the bottom of the fins any other way. http...
by fastback
Wed Sep 27, 2017 9:22 am
Forum: Puch Motorcycles
Topic: news and update
Replies: 6
Views: 471

Re: news and update

Usually free is just to get you hooked, then they rope you in. Don't get me started on Wordpress plugin developers... it's like buying a car but if you want it to start it, the ignition is extra, oh, tires, that's a yearly fee.... I don't want to get into hosting images as I am then responsible for ...
by fastback
Sun Sep 24, 2017 9:57 pm
Forum: Puch Motorcycles
Topic: news and update
Replies: 6
Views: 471

Re: news and update

There shouldn't be any change to images showing up. I'm not hosting images so they should be there same as always. Do you have an example of them not showing?

I think the main issue is Photobucket has changed and now wants money to show images on other sites... really cruel.
by fastback
Thu Sep 21, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Puch Motorcycles
Topic: news and update
Replies: 6
Views: 471

news and update

Hi guys, I've updated the forum and activated some new cool features: A facebook plugin to allow posting of images and video into the forum. Just right-click on an image in FB, Copy link address , and paste here, it will look like this! https://www.facebook.com/PuchPartsAustralia/photos/pcb.19350403...
by fastback
Thu Sep 21, 2017 3:43 pm
Forum: Puch Motorcycles
Topic: How to post photos
Replies: 1
Views: 3342

Re: How to post photos

An update on image posting: I've enabled a facebook plugin to allow posting of images and video into the forum. Just right-click on an image in FB, Copy link address , and paste here, it will look like this! https://www.facebook.com/PuchPartsAustralia/photos/pcb.1935040393405910/1935039390072677/?ty...
by fastback
Thu Sep 21, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: Puch Motorcycles
Topic: In praise of vinegar
Replies: 5
Views: 467

Re: In praise of vinegar

Great tip! I've gotten used to riding most of my old bikes with non-functional brake switches. Hopefully the drivers around me have too! :shock: