Latest topics
» Rechroming
Today at 6:14 am by kerabo

» Fulmar 88 or 90?
Today at 6:09 am by fulmar88

» Kestrel 69 fork seals take two.
Yesterday at 11:29 am by johnh

» AMC Carb manifold
Yesterday at 10:42 am by piston 197

» Opions sort on FB Cruiser 80 250cc as a rideable bike.
Yesterday at 8:30 am by casperboat

» NEW CLUB MEMBERS
Sun Aug 20, 2017 5:34 pm by casperboat

» AMC gudgeon pin removal
Sun Aug 20, 2017 1:35 pm by piston 197

» Hi from Barnsley, S Yorks, UK
Sun Aug 20, 2017 9:58 am by piston 197

» VILLIERS ENGINE
Sun Aug 20, 2017 9:58 am by MR SINBAD


Falcon 81 help

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Falcon 81 help

Post  S.C_07 on Sun Oct 30, 2016 2:50 pm

Hi there i have a 1959 falcon 81 with a 10E engine, i fabricated myself a set of engine mounts and at the moment the engine looks absolutely solid , but am now wondering if there is suposed to be any type of tubber mounting if so where should it be.
Thanks
Scott

S.C_07

Posts : 83
Join date : 2015-01-11
Age : 16
Location : Caterham

Back to top Go down

engine mounts

Post  piston 197 on Sun Oct 30, 2016 4:03 pm

Fabricated a set of engine mounts ?
Front and bottom mount should be welded onto the frame and be in the correct position and rear mounts should be 2 triangular plates with 3 holes to locate the gearbox and to attach to the frame.

There are no rubber mounts, or ever or do not need any on the Falcon 81, there is a head steady from one of the cylinder head bolts to the top frame tube, under the tank
JH
avatar
piston 197
Moderator

Posts : 3516
Join date : 2008-08-17
Location : ross-on-wye

Back to top Go down

FB Falcon 81 mounting

Post  FB vincent on Sun Oct 30, 2016 4:06 pm

The engine is attached to the frame by bscy studding (with plain section through the mounting holes). There is also an engine steady from the cylinder head to the frame. No rubber mounting (although the 2T and 4T engines are rubber mounted).

FB vincent

Posts : 559
Join date : 2009-01-20
Location : Hertfordshire

Back to top Go down

Re: Falcon 81 help

Post  S.C_07 on Sun Oct 30, 2016 4:11 pm

Ahhh brilliant thank you very much for the clarification guys . Yeah i had to fabricate a couple of those triangular brackets as the bike came to me in boxes and was missing them. But its appears to be solid , thanks guys.

S.C_07

Posts : 83
Join date : 2015-01-11
Age : 16
Location : Caterham

Back to top Go down

Re: Falcon 81 help

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum