Posts Tagged ‘Carburetters’

Fuel System

Fuel Pump and Fuel Lines

The Original Fuel System The fuel system consists of the fuel tank, the fuel pump, the carburetters and the air cleaners. The original fuel system included the following: Fuel tank: 14.4 U.S. gallon steel tank Fuel pump: SU electric Carburetters: Twin 1 3/4” semi-downdraft HD6 Air Cleaners: Coopers “pancake” type.  Modified Fuel System Aluminum Fuel […]


Entry 22 – Carburetters, Fuel Pipe, Air Intake, Auxiliary Carb, Oil Pressure Gauge

Carbs sans air intake

Carburetters and Throttle Linkage The session’s work began with the removal of the feed pipe assembly, linking carburetters and petrol filter. To do so I removed the banjo bolts, fibre washers and brass cup filters from each end of the pipe. The two throttle return springs, Throttle return spring on lever from front carburetter to […]