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Re: Reassembling a 73. What things would you do? (20 month limit)
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Posted by SteveRSonett [Email] (#2755) [Profile/Gallery] (more from SteveRSonett) on Sat, 31 Oct 2020 15:05:26 Share Post by Email
In Reply to: Re: Reassembling a 73. What things would you do? (20 month limit), Brian, Sat, 31 Oct 2020 04:53:51
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Thanks for the suggestions Brian!

Just inspected the gas tank today. The float mechanism is rusted to hell but seems to work. Besides that, the inside looks pretty good actually. What do you think of these images / video? Should I still get it pressure tested or something?

https://imgur.com/a/VNdA4CC

Brakes will be the first thing to do after I get the frame back. I rebuilt that stuff 10 years ago, so hopefully it's salvageable.

Thanks for the tip on the radiator, I hadn't thought of getting is re-cored.

Freewheel lockout, noted.

Thanks for the seal recommendation. If ashcraft's kit looks too expensive I'll check out that site.

Electric fuel pump... I'll have to search the forums more on that one.

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