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General => Douglas Motorcycles - General Discussion => Topic started by: Endeavor on 23 Sep 2009 at 01:46

Title: Endeavour information required
Post by: Endeavor on 23 Sep 2009 at 01:46
Hello

Could some one inform me off the following for the Douglas Endeavor.

Original spark plug brand and type

Ignition timing

Valve timing inlet and exhaust and clearances

Magneto label spec's

Cheers Alastair



Title: Re: Endeavour information required
Post by: rpf94 on 26 Sep 2009 at 10:41
Alastair
 I ALLWAYS USED LODGE C3 BUT I DONT KNOW WHAT THE FACTORY FITTED.
ALSO THE MAGNETO IS PROBABLY TO EARLY TO HAVE A BADGE IN IT. ITS MORE LIKLY STAMPED IN THE SHELL
ANY mid 1930s LUCAS MAGDYNO SHOULD BE OK USUALLY ITS ONLY THE END PLATE AND GEAR THATS DIFFERANT
in fact theres a possible 1 on ebay now, sorry bought the caps didnt notice
RPF     :roll: :roll: :roll:
Title: Re: Endeavour information required
Post by: Endeavor on 28 Sep 2009 at 02:45
Alastair
 I ALLWAYS USED LODGE C3 BUT I DONT KNOW WHAT THE FACTORY FITTED.
ALSO THE MAGNETO IS PROBABLY TO EARLY TO HAVE A BADGE IN IT. ITS MORE LIKLY STAMPED IN THE SHELL
ANY mid 1930s LUCAS MAGDYNO SHOULD BE OK USUALLY ITS ONLY THE END PLATE AND GEAR THATS DIFFERANT
in fact theres a possible 1 on ebay now, sorry bought the caps didnt notice
RPF     :roll: :roll: :roll:

Thanks for that mine has AC86 plugs in it and I have had it running,